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BOE Seeking Comments on Proposed Policy Changes

Posted April 5, 2016

HAGERSTOWN, MD (April 5, 2016) – The Washington County Board of Education (BOE) today approved the first reading of changes to two policies and is now seeking public comments on the proposed changes. The BOE’s Policy Committee is inviting comments on Policy DIFA, entitled “Fraud Reporting and Follow-Up” and Policy KD, “Opportunity for Public Comment at Board Business Meetings, Town Meetings, and Public Hearings and the Procedures Governing Such Proceedings.”  The policies are posted at BoardDocs:

DIFA (Fraud Reporting) -

KD (Public Comment) -

Comments may be submitted on or before April 15, 2016, electronically to the members of the Committee and to the staff liaison to the Committee:

Comments may also be submitted by mail on or before April 15, 2016 to members of the Committee and to the staff liaison to the Committee at the following mailing address:

Mrs. Jacqueline Fischer, Policy Committee Chairperson
Mrs. Donna Brightman, Policy Committee Member
Mrs. Melissa Williams, Policy Committee Member
Anthony J. Trotta, Chief Legal Counsel and Staff Liaison to the Committee
  Washington County Board of Education
  10435 Downsville Pike  
  Hagerstown, Maryland 21740

The BOE is expected to consider a second reading, and possible final review and approval of both policies at its April 19, 2016 business meeting at 6 p.m.