Bill H. 493

Bill H. 493

SECTION 1. Notwithstanding any general or special law to the contrary, if a child with a disability for whom a school committee currently provides or arranges for the provision of special education in an approved private day or residential school placement, including placement in a pediatric nursing home or his/her parent or guardian moves to a different school district, such school committee of the former community of residence shall pay the approved budgeted costs, including necessary transportation costs, safety expenses and inspections, of such day or residential placement, including placement in a pediatric nursing home, of such child for the balance of such fiscal year.