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Practice 3D: Board Approval of Transactions

Posted 2017 Updated April 18, 2019
Land Trust Alliance
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This guidance covers Practice 3D, which includes one element:

  1. ⬤ The board reviews and approves every land and conservation easement transaction

    1. a. ⬤ However, the board may delegate decision-making authority on transactions if:

      1. ⬤ i. It establishes written policies or has bylaws provisions that define the limits to the authority given to the delegated entity

      2. ⬤ ii. The delegated entity provides timely notification in writing to the full board of any completed transactions

Accreditation indicator element | ■ Terrafirma enrollment prerequisite | ▲ Required for both