A gathering of a majority of board members in which deliberation of an issue within the jurisdiction of the board takes place is a board meeting. A gathering for the purpose of social or ministerial action shall not constitute a board meeting unless a discussion of policy takes place. Meetings of the board shall be conducted in an open meeting unless a closed session is authorized by law or the meeting is exempt from the open meetings law.
Iowa Code ßß 21, 279.1-.2 (1995).
1982 Op. Att'y Gen. 162.
1980 Op. Att'y Gen. 167.
208 Ad Hoc Committees
210 Board of Directors' Meetings
210.8 Board Meeting Agenda
212 Closed Sessions
Approved: 10/14/96 Reviewed: 9/18/2017 Revised: