General Municipal Law

Under the revised charter law, charter schools are now subject to New York Municipal Law 800-806. Due to this new requirement, charter schools may need to revise their codes of ethics and conflict of interest policies.

FAQ on the General Municipal Law (.pdf)

Model Code of Ethics (.doc)

Model Conflict of Interest Policy (.doc)

Ethics for Trustees and Employees of Charter Schools: An Overview of Changes to the Charter School Act (.pdf) A presentation by Kathy Ahearn, partner at Guercio & Guercio, LLP and former counsel and Deputy Commissioner for Legal Affairs in the New York State Education Department.

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FAQ
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Laws & Regulations