Bylaws
ARTICLE I MEETINGS OF THE BOARD > SECTION 1.3. EXECUTIVE SESSIONS. :
SECTION 1.3. EXECUTIVE SESSIONS.
The board may conduct executive sessions, with attendance limited to members and invitees, as follows: Upon a vote taken at a regular or special meeting pursuant to a motion identifying the general area or areas of the subject or subjects to be considered, the board may conduct an executive session for the below enumerated purposes either forthwith or at a date, time, and place to be determined by the chairperson of which the board members shall be notified in advance unless such notice be waived in writing:
1. Matters which will imperil the public safety if disclosed;
2. Any matter which may disclose the identity of a law enforcement agent or informer;
3. Information relating to current or future investigation or prosecution of a criminal offense which would imperil effective law enforcement if disclosed;
4. Discussions regarding proposed, pending, or current litigation;
5. Collective negotiations pursuant to article fourteen of the civil service law;
6. The medical, financial, credit, or employment history of any person or corporation, or matters leading to the appointment, employment, promotion, demotion, discipline suspension, dismissal, or removal of any person;
7. The preparation, grading, or administration of examinations;
8. The proposed acquisition, sale, or lease of real property, but only when publicity would substantially affect the value of the property.