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File #: 20-1788   
Status: Agenda Ready
File created: 9/29/2020 In control: County Administration - Intergovernmental Affairs/Boards Section
On agenda: 10/20/2020 Final action:
Title: MOTION TO ACCEPT nominations to appoint or reappoint members to various boards (two positions).
Attachments: 1. Exhibit 1 - At-Large Positions Available to All Commissioners
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Broward County Commission Regular Meeting
Director's Name: Bertha Henry
Department: County Administration Division: Intergovernmental Affairs/Board Section

Requested Action
MOTION TO ACCEPT nominations to appoint or reappoint members to various boards (two positions).

Why Action is Necessary
Nominations are required for at-large appointments or reappointments. This allows Commissioners to submit an agenda item at a future date nominating one or more individuals for appointment and or reappointment.

What Action Accomplishes
Notifies County Commission of at-large positions available for appointment or reappointment through a nomination process.

Is this Action Goal Related

Previous Action Taken

Summary Explanation/Background
At-Large board appointments are made available to County Commissioners according to the At-Large Board Rotation Procedures approved by the Broward County Commission.

The Intergovernmental Affairs/Boards Section maintains a comprehensive list of at-large advisory board positions. The list of available at-large board positions is provided to each Commissioner in a specific rotation order. The at-large rotation order was determined by a draw held at the June 5, 2001 County Commission meeting. During each Commissioner's turn, he or she may nominate an individual to one board. The board position will then be deleted from the rotation list and any positions that become available will be added. The rotation list is sent to the next Commissioner on the rotation. After an unfilled board position has completed a full rotation (available to each Commissioner), the board position is removed from the rotation list and added to the list of "At-large board positions available to all Commissioners," thereby allowing any Commissioner to nominate one or more individuals to the board position.

This agenda item allows for all commissioners to become aware of the available at-large positions that are immediate...

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