In accordance with Act 164 of the 1992 Louisiana Legislature, in any case in which there is a public announcement by the board that an employee may be disciplined, whether or not there is an accompanying reduction in employee pay, any such employee, if the employee so determines, not later than thirty (30) days after the conclusion of such investigation and prior to any school board action, may appear before the School Board in open session and be given a reasonable time, as determined by the Board, to comment on the investigation and any actions taken or proposed to be taken involving the employee.

The procedures outlined herein shall not be applicable to any reduction in force instituted by the Board or to any investigation of an employee conducted in accordance with applicable provisions of tenure statutes.

Ref: LA RS 17:81.8