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February 11, 2020 Regular School Board Meeting
Title
Susin Out of County Travel Request
Meeting Date(s)
Action - 02/11/2020
Consent Type
Discussion

Effective July 1, 2019, Section 1001.39(1), Florida Statutes, titled District school board members; travel expenses, provides as follows:

(1) In addition to the salary provided in s. 1001.395, each member of a district school board shall be allowed, from the district school fund, reimbursement of travel expenses as authorized in s. 112.061, provided that any travel outside the district that exceeds $500 requires prior approval by the district school board to confirm that such travel is for official business of the school district and complies with rules of the State Board of Education. Any request for travel outside the state must include an itemized list detailing all anticipated travel expenses, including, but not limited to, the anticipated costs of all means of travel, lodging, and subsistence. Immediately preceding a request, the public must have an opportunity to speak on the specific travel agenda item.

 

 

Recommendation

Hold opportunity for public comment and subsequent School Board confirmation that Matthew Susin's travel to attend the [Brevard Day and Meet with Legislators on Inequities for PreK Teachers] on [January 21-22, 2020 (Hotel stay was January 21, 2020] is for official School Board business and that the travel complies with the rules of the State Board of Education.

Authority for Action
FS 1001.42
Involves Expenditure of Funds Directly in the Classroom
No
Source of Funding

Operating - Other
Financial Impact
FY Amount Budgeted Fund Cost Center Project Function Object Program
20 $508.65 Yes 100 9000 011031 7100 332 000
Legal Counsel Review
No
Contact
Pam Escobar, Administrative Assistant to the School Board, ext. 11412
Attachments
Susin Out of County and Out of State Travel Request - Tallahassee.pdf
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