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Who can attend governing body meetings?

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Last updated on 21 February 2017
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Who can attend governing body meetings? This article sets out the regulations on who is entitled to attend. We also look at who can receive minutes of the meetings, who can contribute to discussions and how to deal with poor behaviour from visitors at governing body meetings.

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  1. 1 Who can attend meetings?
  2. 2 LA representatives in meetings
  3. 3 Union representatives in meetings
  4. 4 SLT members attending meetings
  5. 5 Individuals disqualified from being governors
  6. 6 Voting rights of non-governors
  7. 7 Viewing the minutes from meetings
  8. 8 Setting expectations around behaviour

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