275.36  Submission of change to electors.

If a petition for a change in the number of directors or in the method of election of school directors, describing the boundaries of the proposed director districts, if any, signed by eligible electors of the school district equal in number to at least thirty percent of those who voted in the last previous annual school election in the school district, but not less than one hundred persons, and accompanied by affidavit as required by section 275.13 be filed with the school board of a school district, not earlier than six months and not later than sixty-seven days before a regular or special school election, the school board shall submit such proposition to the voters at the election. If a proposition for a change in the number of directors or in the method of election of school directors submitted to the voters under this section is rejected, it shall not be resubmitted to the voters of the district in substantially the same form within the next three years; if it is approved, no other proposal may be submitted to the voters of the district under this section within the next six years.

Section History: Early form

  [C58, 62, 66, 71, 73, 75, 77, 79, 81, § 275.36]

Section History: Recent form

  93 Acts, ch 143, § 44

Internal References

  Referred to in § 278.1

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