BBE(LEGAL) - BOARD MEMBERS: AUTHORITY

Protections for Acting on a Legislative Measure

  1. An action permitted by law that the officer takes in the officer's official capacity regarding a legislative measure;
  2. Proposing, endorsing, or expressing support for or opposition to a legislative measure or taking any action permitted by law to support or oppose a legislative measure;
  3. The effect of a legislative measure or of a change in law proposed by a legislative measure on any person; or
  4. A breach of duty, in connection with the member's practice of or employment in a licensed or regulated profession or occupation, to disclose to any person information, or to obtain a waiver or consent from any person, regarding the officer's actions relating to a legislative measure; or the substance, effects, or potential effects of a legislative measure.

Gov't Code 572.059

Board Member Immunities

State Law Immunities

Region III Education Service Center

BBE(LEGAL)-ESCA

UPDATE 8

DATE ISSUED: 5/10/2004