Policy Authority

Section B: Board Governance and Operations

Policy Title: Policy Authority
Policy Code: BGA
Lead Department: Governing Board Office

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The policies of the Governing Board of the Tucson Unified School District are hereby declared to be those policies which are set forth in the publication entitled Board Policy, Regulations and Exhibits published and maintained on TUSD's internet and intranet. All policies published here shall supersede all other statements of policy of the Governing Board, except that:

  • If any provision of these policies is found to be in conflict with the constitution or laws of the United States of America or with the constitution or laws of the State of Arizona or with the lawful rules and regulations of the Arizona Department of Education, then that provision shall be without validity, force or effect, but the validity, force or effect of any other provision of these policies shall not be affected.
  • Policies which are adopted by the Board shall become effective immediately upon their adoption unless otherwise provided in the policy or enacting motion.
  • The administration shall make every effort to ascertain that each copy of the published policies or policy excerpts is identical.

Adopted: June 7, 2005
Reviewed: March 25, 2013

LEGAL REF.: A.R.S. 15-341