The appointment and term of service of the commissioner shall be as follows. [1981, c. 693, §§5, 8 (NEW).]
The commissioner shall be appointed by the Governor, subject to review by the joint
standing committee of the Legislature having jurisdiction over education and to confirmation
by the Legislature.
A. The Governor shall include the chairman of the State Board of Education in the selection
process and shall ensure that the state board has an opportunity to meet and interview
the candidate or candidates. [1983, c. 123, (NEW).]
B. Within 10 days of meeting with the candidate or candidates, the state board shall
deliver to the Governor its written appraisal of the strengths and weaknesses of the
candidate or candidates. [1983, c. 123, (NEW).]
C. The Governor shall consider the appraisal of the state board prior to posting the
nomination of a candidate. [1983, c. 123, (NEW).]
1983, c. 123, (RPR)
The commissioner shall serve at the pleasure of the Governor.
1981, c. 693, §§5, 8 (NEW)
1981, c. 693, §§5,8 (NEW).
1983, c. 123, (AMD).
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