I. Statement of Purpose
The Westport Library Board of Trustees has determined that all Trustees should be subject to a published written policy with respect to any conflict of interest regarding Trustees. The purpose of this Conflict of Interest Policy is to establish the procedures and rules applicable to the identification and resolution of any such conflict of interest.
II. No Actual or Potential Conflict of Interest
A Trustee who discovers that he or she has an actual or potential conflict of interest as described above shall:
The Executive Committee shall determine, after a full investigation, whether there is a conflict of interest. If the Executive Committee determines that there is a conflict of interest, it shall take all appropriate and necessary action to resolve and eliminate such Westport Public Library Conflict of Interest Policy 2 conflict.
The provisions of this Conflict of Interest Policy will be construed and enforced by the Executive Committee of the Board of Trustees. All decisions, determinations and actions taken by the Executive Committee with respect to this Conflict of Interest Policy are final and are not subject to review.
The Library Board of Trustees reserves the right to amend this Conflict of Interest Policy at any time.
Adopted by the Library Board of Trustees May 20, 1998; amended October 17, 2007; re-endorsed September 15, 2010.