Article - Education
(a) The Baltimore
County Board of Education consists of:
(1) Seven nonpartisan
(2) Four appointed
(3) One student
(b) (1) Of
the 11 elected and appointed members of the county board:
(i) One member
shall be elected from each of the seven councilmanic districts in
the county, established by the County Council of Baltimore County,
by the voters of that district; and
(ii) Four members
shall be appointed by the Governor from the county at large.
(2) (i) The
seven elected members shall be elected at a general election in accordance
with § 3–2A–02 of this subtitle.
(ii) The four appointed
members shall be appointed by the Governor from a list of nominees
submitted by the Baltimore County School Board Nominating Commission
as provided in § 3–2A–03 of this subtitle:
1. On the expiration
of the term of an incumbent appointed member within 30 days after
the general election; or
2. Within the 30–day
period otherwise required under this subtitle.
(3) (i) A
member from a school board district shall be at least 21 years old,
a resident of that district for at least 2 years, and a registered
voter of the county before the election.
(ii) A member from
a district who does not maintain residency in that district may not
continue as a member of the county board and the office shall be deemed
(iii) If the boundary
line of a district is changed, the term of an incumbent member of
the county board who no longer resides in the district because of
the change is not affected during this term.
(4) (i) A
member may not be elected or appointed to serve on the county board
for more than three consecutive terms.
(ii) A member who
has served three consecutive 4–year terms may not be elected
or appointed to the county board until at least 4 years have elapsed
since the end of the member’s last term on the county board.