Senate Bill 143, 2007 Regular Legislative Session (NRS Chapter 385)
10 members total with 8 members appointed by the Superintendent of Public Instruction, 1 member appointed by the Speaker of the Assembly, and 1 member appointed by the Majority Leader of the Senate. To the extent practicable, membership should reflect the ethnic, economic and geographic diversity of the state.
Initial term for Superintendent appointees shall be staggered – 4 members appointed to terms Sept. 1, 2007 through June 30, 2009 and 4 members appointed to terms Sept. 1, 2007 through June 30, 2010. The Chairman and Vice Chairman of the Council shall be elected from the members of the Council and serve 1 year terms. After the initial terms, 3 years for Superintendent of Public Instruction appointees and 2 years for Legislative appointees.
The number of meetings not specified. The Chairman and Vice Chairman of the Council, once elected, shall call meetings as needed to complete the general duties of the Council.
All non-legislative members serve without compensation except that travel expenses and per diem allowances shall be paid at state rates when engaged in official Council business.
Department of Education to provide administrative support and all information that is necessary for the Council to carry out its duties.
The Advisory Council shall: