Section 39820. (Added by Stats. 1999, Ch. 646, Sec. 14.)
Cite as: Cal. Educ. Code §39820.
(a)Notwithstanding any other provision of law, the governing board of any school district may provide, beginning in the 1975–76 fiscal year, for the transportation to and from public school of pupils who have attained the age of three years and nine months and are enrolled in classes established pursuant to Chapter 4.45 (commencing with Section 56440) of Part 30 whenever in the judgment of the board, transportation is advisable and good reasons exist therefor. A governing board may allow for the transportation of parents of pupils enrolled in these classes for the purpose of accompanying their children to and from the attendance center offering the early primary classes.
(b)School districts shall receive state reimbursements for the transportation of pupils described in subdivision (a) pursuant to Article 10 (commencing with Section 41850) of Chapter 5 of Part 24.