Title 53A Chapter 1a Section 514

State System of Public Education
Utah Strategic Planning Act for Educational Excellence
Section 514
Tort liability.

            

53A-1a-514.   Tort liability.

            (1) An employee of a charter school is a public employee and the governing board is a public employer in the same manner as a local school board for purposes of tort liability.

            (2) The governing board of a charter school, the nonprofit corporation under which the charter school is organized and managed, and the school are solely liable for any damages resulting from a legal challenge involving the operation of the school.


Amended by Chapter 363, 2014 General Session