Nevada Education

Sec. § 396.5926
Creation of office; appointment; term; unclassified service; qualifications; removal.


There is hereby created the Liaison for Post-Secondary Education for Homeless Pupils within the System.


The Governor shall, to the extent that money is available for that purpose, appoint the Liaison for Post-Secondary Education for Homeless Pupils for a term of 4 years. The Liaison is in the unclassified service of the State. The person appointed:


Must be knowledgeable in the various issues relating to homeless and unaccompanied pupils, including, without limitation, the McKinney-Vento Homeless Assistance Act of 1987, 42 U.S.C. §§ 11301 et seq.;


Must be independent of and have no pecuniary interest in any organization or entity that provides services to homeless and unaccompanied pupils;


Except as otherwise provided in NRS 284.143, shall devote all of his or her time to the business of his or her office and shall not pursue any other business or vocation or hold any other office of profit; and


Must not be a member of any political convention or a member of any committee of any political party.


The Governor may remove the Liaison from office for inefficiency, neglect of duty or malfeasance in office.

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