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The 192nd General Court of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts

Section 9: Reports on amounts spent for certain expenses

[ Text of section effective until July 1, 2019. For text effective July 1, 2019, see below.]

  Section 9. School districts shall report each fiscal year to the commissioner of education on the amounts spent for extraordinary maintenance, extended programming, professional development, and books and instructional equipment. To the extent that the amounts spent for these purposes fall short of the allotments defined in this chapter, the superintendent shall explain the reasons for the shortfall.

  School districts shall report each fiscal year to the commissioner of education on the amounts spent for administrative expenses. To the extent that the amounts spent for these purposes exceed the allotments defined in this chapter, the superintendent shall explain the reasons for the additional costs.

Chapter 70: Section 9. Reports on expenditures and staffing for foundation categories

[ Text of section as amended by 2019, 132, Sec. 12 effective February 24, 2020. For text effective until February 24, 2020, see above.]

  Section 9. Each school district shall report district and school level data to the commissioner, in a form and manner prescribed by the commissioner, on expenditures and staffing for each foundation category. The reports shall provide actual spending for each foundation category. The reports shall be made publicly available on the department's website.