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§ 2-276. Apportionment by bill in equity

Purdon's Pennsylvania Statutes and Consolidated StatutesTitle 24 P.S. Education

Purdon's Pennsylvania Statutes and Consolidated Statutes
Title 24 P.S. Education
Chapter 1. Public School Code of 1949 (Refs & Annos)
Article II. School Districts (Refs & Annos)
Subarticle (g). Apportionment of Property and Indebtedness
24 P.S. § 2-276
§ 2-276. Apportionment by bill in equity
If the respective school districts shall neglect or refuse to petition the court for the appointment of commissioners to secure an apportionment and adjustment within the period of the second year, as herein provided, either of said school districts, or any ten resident citizens owning taxable property within either of said school districts, may file a bill in equity at any time within six (6) years from the date of said change in boundary lines, in the name of the school district or for the use of the school district, against the other school district, in the court of common pleas of the proper county, to have such indebtedness apportioned and adjusted, and setting forth the facts upon which any claim of amounts due shall be made in accordance with the manner of adjustment set forth in the preceding sections of this act. Such case shall be proceeded with in accordance with the equity rules and a decree of dismissal or of payment shall be made after due hearing by the court, subject to further right of appeal, as allowed by law.


1949, March 10, P.L. 30, No. 14, art. II, § 276.
24 P.S. § 2-276, PA ST 24 P.S. § 2-276
Current through Act 13 of the 2024 Regular Session. Some statute sections may be more current, see credits for details.
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