|(a) Compensation. Board members, including advisory
board members, are not entitled to compensation for their service
on the board. Reimbursement of reasonable and necessary expenses incurred
by a board member in carrying out his/her duties is allowed.
(b) Conflict of Interest. Board members must follow
the conflict of interest requirements in UGMS or TxGMS, as applicable,
for both procurement and non-procurement transactions.
(c) Board Service. No employee of the local CSBG Subrecipient
or of the Department may serve on the board.
(d) Interim Appointments. A seated board member is
permitted to be appointed to serve in an interim executive capacity,
such as an interim Executive Director, for up to 180 days so long
as the Department is so notified, the board member did not participate
in the vote that designated them for the position, the board member
does not vote during the period for which they serve in the position,
and the member is not considered a board member for purposes of quorum.
In such cases, the board member seat is not considered vacated, and
is available for that board member to return.