DIGEST OF INTRODUCED BILL
Election of school board members. Provides standards for election of the members of the governing body of a school corporation on a nonpartisan basis. Provides that a candidate who violates the standards and is elected may be removed from office. Provides that a political party may not directly or indirectly campaign for or against a candidate for election to the governing body. Provides that a political party that violates this prohibition is subject to a civil penalty. Provides that all the members of the governing body of the Gary school corporation will be elected at large by the voters of the school corporation beginning in 2010. Repeals a provision governing the drawing of governing body district lines for the Gary school corporation.