West Virginia Board of Education Elections Amendment (2014)
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will not appear on a ballot
The West Board of Education Elections Amendment will not appear on the November 4, 2014 ballot in West Virginia as a legislatively-referred constitutional amendment. The measure would have provided for the election of six to eight members, based on congressional districts, to the West Virginia Board of Education, along with three additional members appointed by the governor and approved by the senate.
The measure's assigned name was School Board Election Amendment.
Text of measure
The proposed ballot purpose summary would read as follows:
|“||The purpose of this amendment is to increase accountability for the implementation of education policies affecting West Virginia children by reforming the West Virginia Board of Education so that a majority of the members are elected based on their congressional district, and three members are appointed by the Governor.||”|
|§2. Supervision of public schools.|
Path to the ballot
- See also: Amending the West Virginia Constitution
- West Virginia Legislature, "SJR 13 Text," accessed February 21, 2014
- West Virginia Legislature, "Senate Joint Resolution 13," accessed February 21, 2014
- Note: This text is quoted verbatim from the original source. Any inconsistencies are attributed to the original source.
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