as amended, Steinorth.
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Existing law authorizes the governing board of any school district to provide for the transportation of pupils to and from school whenever, in the judgment of the governing board of the school district, the transportation is advisable and good reasons exist therefor.end delete
This bill would make nonsubstantive changes to that provision.end delete
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Appropriation: begin deleteno end delete.
Fiscal committee: begin deleteno end delete.
State-mandated local program: no.
The people of the State of California do enact as follows:
Section 39800 of the Education Code is amended
(a) The governing board of a school district may
11provide for the transportation of pupils to and from school if, in
12the judgment of the governing board of the school district, the
13 transportation is advisable and good reasons for the transportation
14exist. The governing board of the school district may purchase or
15rent and provide for the upkeep, care, and operation of vehicles,
16or may contract and pay for the transportation of pupils to and
17from school by common carrier or municipally owned transit
18system, or may contract with and pay responsible private parties
19for the transportation. The contracts may be made with the parent
20or guardian of the pupil being transported. The governing board
21of a school district may allow the transportation of preschool or
22nursery school pupils in schoolbuses owned or operated by the
23school district. A state reimbursement may not be received by a
24school district for the transportation of preschool or nursery school
26(b) As used in this article, “municipally owned transit system”
27means a transit system owned by a city, or by a district created
28 pursuant to Part 1 (commencing with Section 24501) of Division
2910 of the Public Utilities Code.