6. to provide the Board and Dallas ISD management with independentanalyses, evaluations, and appraisals of performance effectiveness,accuracy of information systems, economic and efficient utilization of resources, and adequacy of internal controls; and7. to keep the Board and management informed of issues and deficienciesrelating to compliance with applicable policies, procedures, Federal andState laws, regulations and grants, and the need and status of anyappropriate corrective action.
III. Appointment and Removal of the Inspector General
The Inspector General shall be recommended by the Board’s audit committee(the “
”) and appointed by the Board to serve a three year term,which may be extended for only one additional two year period. No additionalextensions or renewals will be allowed. The terms of the Inspector General’semployment shall be described in an employment contract between the Inspector General and Dallas ISD. The Inspector General’s compensation shall bedetermined by the Audit Committee, and shall be reviewed annually.The Inspector General may be removed from his or her position prior to the endof their term only for cause, which term shall be defined in the Inspector General’s employment contract. The Board of Trustees may only consider thetermination of the Inspector General prior to the expiration of his or her term upona motion unanimously approved by the Audit Committee. Upon such motion, avote by a majority of the Board shall be required to terminate the Inspector General’s employment.
IV. Authority of the Inspector General
The Office of the Inspector General is authorized:1. to have full, free, and prompt unrestricted access to all Dallas ISD employees,records, reports, audits, reviews, plans, projections, documents, files,contracts, memoranda, correspondence, data, or information onaudio/video/computer tape/disk, or other materials of Dallas ISD;2. to administer oaths or affirmations, take testimony and compel the productionof such books, papers, records and documents as may be deemed relevantto any inquiry or investigation undertaken, including with respect to vendorsdoing business with the Dallas ISD;