Governor’s Executive Order #56, School Budget Process

On June 3, 2020 Governor Janet Mills issued Executive Order #56, An Order to Further Facilitate the State of Primary and Local Elections Within Public Health Restrictions Due to COVID-19.  Included in this order are measures to assist communities in their local school budget processes. Maine School Management Association (MSMA) has developed further guidance and clarification on this Executive Order for School Administrative Units. Guidance for agendas and warrants can be found here, and guidance based on school configuration can be found here. The Executive Order can be read in its entirety, here.