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BI1 Board of Education per Diem and Mileage May 2021 Revision

Notice: This policy was reviewed, revised, and/or renamed. We provide this revision for historic purposes only. Please see our current policies and procedural directives.

Board members shall be entitled to receive per diem pursuant to the Per Diem and Mileage Act and applicable state regulation.  The amount of per diem and mileage paid for attendance for board and committee meetings are specified in the Per Diem and Mileage Act.

The Per Diem and Mileage Act also includes advisory boards appointed by the Board of Education. 

For overnight travel on Board of Education business, per diem shall be allowed provided that the travel is more than thirty-five (35 miles) from the Board of Education member’s home of record or designated post of duty

Board of Education Position:

  • Policy and Instruction Committee Chair

Administrative Position:

  • Board of Education Services Office Executive Director


Legal Cross Ref.:

  • §10-8-4 NMSA 1978
  • 2.42.2 NMAC 1971

Board Policy Cross Ref.:

  • BI - Board of Education Member Services

Procedural Directive Cross Ref.:

  • Board of Education Per Diem and Mileage Reimbursement

NSBA/NEPN Classification: BID

Approved: August 18, 2004
Revised: June 2007
Reviewed: August 2, 2007
Revised: August 15, 2007
Reviewed: August 9, 2010
Revised: August 18, 2010
Reviewed: September 5, 2018
Revised: September 5, 2018
Reviewed: May 5, 2021
Revised: May 5, 2021