Oakdale Jt. USD | BB 9250 Board Bylaws
Remuneration, Reimbursement And Other Benefits
Each member of the Board of Education may receive the monthly compensation as provided for in law.
On an annual basis, the Board may increase the compensation of Board members beyond the limit delineated in Education Code 35120 in an amount not to exceed five percent based on the present monthly rate of compensation. Any increase made pursuant to this section shall be effective upon approval by the Board. (Education Code 35120)
Board members are not required to accept payment for meetings attended.
If a member does not attend all Board meetings during the month, he/she is eligible to receive a percentage of the monthly compensation equal to the percentage of meetings attended unless otherwise authorized by the Board in accordance with law. (Education Code 35120)
A member may be paid for meetings he/she missed when the Board, by resolution, finds that he/she was performing designated services for the district at the time of the meeting or that he/she was absent because of illness, jury duty or a hardship deemed acceptable by the Board. (Education Code 35120)
Reimbursement of Expenses
Board members shall be reimbursed for traveling expenses incurred when authorized in advance by the Board. (Education Code 35044)
(cf. 9240 - Board Development)
The rate of reimbursement shall be the same rate specified for district personnel.
(cf. 3350 - Travel Expenses)
Health and Welfare Benefits
Board members may participate in the health and welfare benefits program provided for district employees.
Health and welfare benefits for Board members shall be no greater than that received by district's nonsafety employees with the most generous schedule of benefits. (Government Code 53208.5)
Board members may take the same compensation rates as the higher of the certificated and classified bargaining units.
Benefits for Retired Board Members
Retired Board members may participate in the health and welfare benefits program provided for district employees under the conditions specified below.
Health and welfare benefits for retired Board members shall be no greater than that received by district nonsafety employees with the most generous schedule of benefits. (Government Code 53208.5)
1090 Compensation for members and mileage allowance
35012 Board members; number, election and term
35044 Payment of traveling expenses of representatives of board
35120 Compensation (services as member of governing board)
35172 Promotional activities
44038 Cash deposits for transportation purchased on credit
20322 Elective officers; election to become member
UNITED STATES CODE, TITLE 26
403(b) Tax-sheltered annuities
Thorning v. Hollister School District, (1992) 11 Cal.App.4th 1598
Board of Education of the Palo Alto Unified School District v. Superior Court of Santa Clara County, (1979) 93 Cal.App.3d 578
ATTORNEY GENERAL OPINIONS
83 Ops.Cal.Atty.Gen. 124 (2000)
Public Employees' Retirement System: http://www.calpers.ca.gov
Bylaw OAKDALE JOINT UNIFIED SCHOOL DISTRICT
adopted: October 11, 2010 Oakdale, California