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    Code No. 211

    OPEN MEETINGS

    A gathering of a majority of board members in which deliberation of an issue within the jurisdiction of the board takes place is a board meeting. A gathering for the purpose of social or ministerial action will not constitute a board meeting unless a discussion of policy takes place. Meetings of the board will be conducted in an open meeting unless a closed session is authorized by law or the meeting is exempt from the open meetings law.

    Legal Reference:Iowa Code §§ 21, 279.1-.2 (2007).

    1982 Op. Att'y Gen. 162.

    1980 Op. Att'y Gen. 167.

    Cross Reference:208 Ad Hoc Committees

    210 Board of Directors' Meetings

    210.8Board Meeting Agenda

    212 Closed Sessions

    Approved: 05/22/2008

    Reviewed: 04/17/2008, 08/23/2012, 07/20/2017

    Revised:     03/07/2008