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§ 6-664. Annual budget; advertising; public hearing

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 VI. School Finances (Refs & Annos)
Subarticle (d). First Class School District (Refs & Annos)
24 P.S. § 6-664
§ 6-664. Annual budget; advertising; public hearing
(a) The board of public education of each school district of the first class shall, annually, at or before the time of levying the annual school taxes, prepare an approximate estimate of the amount of funds that will be required by the school district in its several departments for the following fiscal year. Such annual estimate shall be apportioned to the several classes of expenditures of the districts as the board of public education thereof may determine. The total amount of such estimate shall not exceed the amount of funds, including the proposed annual tax levy and State appropriation, available for school purposes in the district. The annual estimates shall be properly certified to the school controller of the district by the secretary of the board.
(b) The board of public education shall, at least fifteen days prior to the time final action is taken on any budget, publish, by advertisement at least once in two newspapers of general circulation printed in the municipality in which such school district is located, notice that such proposed budget has been prepared and is open to public inspection at the office of the board of public education. Such advertisement shall include a notice of public hearing on the proposed budget, scheduled for at least ten days before final action is taken upon any budget.


1949, March 10, P.L. 30, No. 14, art. VI, § 664.
24 P.S. § 6-664, PA ST 24 P.S. § 6-664
Current through Act 13 of the 2024 Regular Session. Some statute sections may be more current, see credits for details.
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