(105 ILCS 5/34-11)
(from Ch. 122, par. 34-11)
Duties of general counsel; assistants.
The board by a majority vote of its full membership shall appoint a general
counsel who shall have charge and control, subject to the approval of the
board, of the law department and of all litigation, legal questions and
such other legal matters as may be referred to the department by the board
or by the general superintendent of schools. Appointments, promotions and
discharge of assistant attorneys shall be made by a majority of the board
upon recommendation of the attorney or by a majority vote of the full
membership of the board. The general counsel shall hold this
office for an
indefinite term subject to removal by a majority vote of the full
membership of the board. In this Article, "attorney"
(Source: P.A. 91-622, eff. 8-19-99.)