Stevensville School District 

THE BOARD OF TRUSTEES                                                                                               1532

Trustee Insurance

The District shall maintain sufficient insurance to protect the Board and its individual members against liability arising from actions of the Board or its individual members while each is acting on behalf of the District and within the trustee’s authority.

An additional trustee, as provided for in 20-3-352(2), who is chosen as a nonvoting chairperson of the board of an elementary district is entitled to all of the immunization, defenses, and indemnifications as described in 20-3-322, MCA.

Legal References:

  • § 20-3-331, MCA       Purchase of insurance – self-insurance plan
  • § 20-3-332, MCA Personal immunity and liability of trustees
  • § 20-3-352(2), MCA Request and determination of number of high school district additional trustee positions – nonvoting trustee

Policy History:

Adopted on: Feb. 12, 2002
Reviewed on: Feb. 12, 2013; Mar. 12, 2013
Revised on: Dec. 17, 2001