Upon vacancy of a Policy Council office, the vacant position will be filled at the next regularly scheduled parent meeting.


  1. In emergency situations, in which not taking action would put the program in jeopardy, the Chairperson must appoint a temporary replacement to vacant offices for the current meeting only.
  2. Vacancies are filled by nominations from the floor of the Policy Council prior to the scheduled election of officers.

This policy complies with Head Start Performance Standard 45 CFR Section 1301.3(d)
It was approved by Policy Council on September 9, 1997.
Updated January 17, 2001. October 2017

© 1995-2017. Head Start of Lane County. All rights reserved.