The annual district budget shall be submitted for voter approval as required by law. Any voter-presented propositions shall be submitted in accordance with the procedure specified by law and district policy. The resubmission of any defeated budget or the submission of any propositions by the Board of Education will be done at the discretion of the Board as permittedby law.
The Superintendent of Schools shall approve all information regarding district expenditures submitted to the district voters for approval. Any document, newsletter, advertisement or other communication prepared and/or distributed at district expense shall be factual in nature to the best of the Superintendent’s knowledge, and shall not exhort district voters to vote to approve or disapprove any matter submitted for voter approval.
Cross-ref: 6100, Annual Budget
Ref: Education Law §1716
Phillips v. Maurer, 67 NY2d 672 (1981)
Adopted April 25, 1995
Revised and Adopted February 14, 2012
Reviewed November 13, 2018