The long-awaited, hard-fought Harford County Elected School Board bill is expected to be signed tomorrow morning in Annapolis by Gov. Martin O’Malley.
The Governor’s Office informed local Harford representatives this afternoon that the bill signing would take place at around 10-11 a.m. on the 2nd floor of the State House.
The controversial act was among the final pieces of legislation tacked onto the list of Bills to be Signed by the Governor on May 19, 2009, AT 11:00 a.m.
Here is the bill summary from Gov. O’Malley’s offical bill signing agenda for Tuesday morning:
HARFORD COUNTY – BOARD OF EDUCATION – SELECTION OF
Requiring that specified members of the Harford County Board of Education be elected; requiring that specified members of the county board be appointed within a specified period of time; establishing the composition of the county board; providing for the qualifications, terms of office, and the filling of a vacancy of members of the county board; establishing a procedure for the election and appointment of members of the county board; etc.
EFFECTIVE JULY 1, 2009