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Stanislaus COE |  BP  4243.1, 4143.1  Personnel

Public Notice - Personnel Negotiations   

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Because the Stanislaus County Superintendent of Schools or designee has a responsibility to represent the public's interest in negotiations with employee organizations, the County Superintendent or designee is committed to keeping the public informed about issues being negotiated, providing members of the public an opportunity to express their views, and disclosing his/her Positions.

(cf. 1100 - Communication with the Public)

(cf. 1112 - Media Relations)

(cf. 4141/4241 - Collective Bargaining Agreement)

(cf. 4141.6/4241.6 - Concerted Action/Work Stoppage)

(cf. 4143/4243 - Negotiations/Consultation)

(cf. 9000 - Role of the Board)

(cf. 9010 - Public Statements)

(cf. 9011 - Disclosure of Confidential/Privileged Information)

Public Notice

All initial contract proposals of the County Office of Education and an employee organization which relate to matters within the scope of representation shall be presented at a public meeting and shall thereafter be public records. (Government Code 3547)

(cf. 1340 - Access to District Records)

(cf. 9321 - Closed Session Purposes and Agendas)

(cf. 9321.1 - Closed Session Actions and Reports)

Meeting and negotiating between County Office and employee organization representatives shall not take place on these initial proposals until a reasonable time has elapsed after the submission of these proposals to enable the public to become informed and to express itself regarding the proposals at a public meeting. (Government Code 3547)

After the public has had an opportunity to provide input, the County Superintendent or designee shall adopt the initial proposal at a public meeting. (Government Code 3547)

New subjects of meeting and negotiating arising after the presentation of initial proposals shall be made public within 24 hours. (Government Code 3547)

Public Disclosure

Before entering into a written agreement covering matters within the scope of representation, the County Superintendent or designee shall disclose, at a public meeting, the major provisions of the agreement, including but not limited to the costs that would be incurred by the County Office under the agreement for the current and subsequent fiscal years. (Government Code 3547.5)

Legal Reference:

EDUCATION CODE

42130-42134 Financial reports and certifications

GOVERNMENT CODE

3540.2 Meeting and negotiating in public educational employment

3547 Proposals relating to representation; informing public

3547.5 Major provisions of agreement with exclusive representative

CODE OF REGULATIONS, TITLE 8

32075 PERB regional office defined

Management Resources:

CSBA PUBLICATIONS

Collective Bargaining DVD-ROM

Maximizing School Board Governance: Collective Bargaining

Public Notice and Disclosure, Resource Guide for Employment Relations, December 1996

CALIFORNIA DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION MANAGEMENT ADVISORIES

0515.92 Public Disclosure of Collective Bargaining Agreements, 92-01

WEB SITES

CSBA: http://www.csba.org

California Department of Education: http://www.cde.ca.gov

Fiscal Crisis and Management Assistance Team: http://www.fcmat.org

Public Employment Relations Board: http://www.perb.ca.gov

School Services of California: http://www.sscal.com

Policy STANISLAUS COUNTY OFFICE OF EDUCATION

adopted: February 4, 2003 Modesto, California

revised: August 18, 2008