Section 1

Procedures for withdrawal or expulsion of a school district from these Articles of Agreement shall be consistent with the applicable provision of law.  When a school district fails to abide by the terms of these Articles of Agreement or fails to meet its financial obligations as established in these Articles of Agreement, the D/WC Governing Board may expel such a member. The expulsion of the member shall be effective upon two‑thirds (2/3) of the members of the D/WC Governing Board's approving the resolution. If expulsion of a member occurs, that member's representatives shall no longer serve on any Board or Committee created under these Articles of Agreement.

Section 2

Notification of intent to withdraw by a school district shall be given in writing to the D/WC Governing Board, but no later than eighteen (18) months prior to the requested date of withdrawal. If a district fails to provide notice of its intention to withdraw in any given year, that district shall automatically extend its participation under the Articles of Agreement for an additional year.

Section 3

Each withdrawing school district must comply with the applicable provisions of the Articles of Agreement and laws of the State of Illinois. In the event such a withdrawal is approved, the withdrawing school district’s liabilities owing under these Articles of Agreement, if any, shall be computed and the school district invoiced within thirty (30) days after the date of withdrawal. Payment from the withdrawing school district shall be due within thirty (30) days from the date of receipt of the invoice. Said school district shall be deemed to have forfeited or waived any rights, title or interest in any assets created or acquired under these Articles of Agreement.