BAA(LEGAL) - BOARD LEGAL STATUS: POWERS, DUTIES, RESPONSIBILITIES

Responsibilities

  1. Is expected to preserve institutional independence and to defend its right to manage its own affairs through its chosen administrators and employees.
  2. Shall enhance the public image of each institution under its governance.
  3. Shall interpret the community to the campus and interpret the campus to the community.
  4. Shall nurture each institution under its governance to the end that each institution achieves its full potential within its role and mission.
  5. Shall insist on clarity of focus and mission of each institution under its governance.

Education Code 51.352(a)

Extent of State and Local Control

Oil and Gas Operations

Powers and Duties

Governance

Establish Goals

Taxes and Bonds

Tuition and Fees

Management of College District Funds

Annual Budget

Annual Audit

Endowment Fund

Depository

Elections

Eminent Domain

Appoint and Evaluate Chief Executive Officer

Employment of Personnel

Rentals, Rates, and Charges

Real Property

Personal Property

Lawsuits

Settlements

  1. The amount of the settlement is equal to or greater than $30,000;
  2. The money that would be used to pay the settlement is derived from taxes collected by a governmental unit; received from the state; or insurance proceeds received from an insurance policy for which the premium was paid with taxes collected by a governmental unit or money received from the state; and
  3. A condition of the settlement requires a party seeking affirmative relief against the governmental unit to agree not to disclose any fact, allegation, evidence, or other matter to any other person, including a journalist or other member of the media.

Communicate with Coordinating Board

Student Admissions

Trinity Valley Community College

BAA(LEGAL)-LJC

UPDATE 34

DATE ISSUED: 4/13/2018