2017 New Jersey Revised Statutes
TITLE 18A - EDUCATION
Section 18A:39-1c - Waiver for pupil transportation services under certain circumstances.
18A:39-1c Waiver for pupil transportation services under certain circumstances.
1. a. Notwithstanding the provisions of N.J.S.18A:39-1 or any other section of law to the contrary, a school district shall not be required to provide transportation services for the school year to an elementary school pupil who lives more than two miles from his public school of attendance or to a secondary school pupil who lives more than 2 1/2 miles from his public school of attendance if the pupil's parent or guardian signs a written statement that the pupil waives transportation services for that school year. The written statement shall be in such form as determined by the Department of Education.
b. In the event that a parent or guardian signs a waiver pursuant to subsection a. of this section, the school district shall develop a policy for the provision of transportation services to the pupil in the case of a family or economic hardship.
L.2011, c.132, s.1.