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    603 CMR 41.00:

    Regional School Districts


    • 41.01:  Definitions
    • 41.02: Reorganization Procedures
    • 41.03: Department of Elementary and Secondary Education Approval
    • 41.04: Municipal Representatives in Regional School District Collective Bargaining
    • 41.05: Regional School District Budgets
    • 41.06: Excess and Deficiency Funds
    • 41.07: Fiscal Control of Regional School Districts by the Commissioner
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    Most Recently Amended by the Board of Education: May 19, 2009

    Regulatory Authority:
    603 CMR 41.00: M.G.L. c. 69, §1B; c. 71, §14B and §16D; c. 150E, §1.

    For an official copy of these regulations, please contact the State House Bookstore, at 617-727-2834 or visit Massachusetts State Bookstore.

    Last Updated: June 3, 2009

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