Generally, the Board will follow Board policy and enforce it equitably.  The Board, and only the Board, may, in extreme emergencies of a very unique nature, suspend policy.  It is within the discretion of the Board to determine when an extreme emergency of a very unique nature exists.  Reasons for suspension of Board policy will be documented in Board minutes.


Legal Reference:

Iowa Code § 279.8 (2003).

281 I.A.C. 12.3(2).

Cross Reference:

200.3 Responsibilities of the Board of Directors

209 Board of Directors’ Management Procedures

Approved: February 28, 2005

Reviewed: September 24, 2012

Revised: