Public School Laws Governing Pupil Transportation
Requirement for Transportation to/from At-Risk Programs
School Bus Drivers - Cell Phone Use Prohibited
Policies of the NC State Board of Education Regarding Pupil Transportation
School Attendance and Student Accounting Manual
(Inclement Weather Closing After Buses are Rolling, page 43)
DPI Office of Financial and Business Services
Allotment Policy Manual - Transportation
(Including Idling Reduction Requirements)
by Governmental Units G.S. 66-58 section c(9b)
Stipulates allowable use of activity buses by outside groups (non-profits transporting
Law governing sale of tax-free fuel
Minimum Vacation Leave for School Bus Drivers - GENERAL ASSEMBLY OF
NORTH CAROLINA;1997 SESSION; S.L. 1997-443; SENATE BILL 352
MINIMUM VACATION LEAVE FOR BUS DRIVERS Section 8.6.
any other provision of law, all regular school bus drivers, who have
been employed for at least one academic year and who are not entitled to
more than one day of paid vacation leave, are entitled to one day of
paid vacation leave in each subsequent school year. An employee who is
terminated or resigns before taking the leave day is not entitled to compensation for the day.
assaults, batteries, and affrays, simple and aggravated; punishments.(school
trespassing upon, damaging, or impeding the progress of a public school bus.
State TORT CLAIMS ACT
143-291. Article 31 Tort Claims against State Departments and Agencies
143-300.1. Claims against county and city boards of education for accidents involving school buses or school transportation service vehicles.
Tort Claims Coverage and Reimbursment Categories (August 1999)
Questions about Tort Claims and Mileage Reimbursement
Motor Vehicle Laws
20-28.3-28.9 DWI Vehicle Seizure Laws.
20-183.2. School Buses, Activity Buses exempt from annual DMV Inspection
20-137.4. Unlawful Use of a Mobile Phone
vehicles (schoolbuses) must stop at railroad grade crossing.
FEDERAL LAW - 49 CFR 392.10- Railroad grade crossings; stopping required.
School Bus Stop Arm Laws
vehicles to stop for properly marked and designated school buses in certain instances;
evidence of identity of driver.
20-218 Standard qualifications for school bus drivers; speed limit for school buses and school activity buses
20-4.01. Definition of School Bus, Activity Bus (section 27 D3) and Public Vehicular Area (section 32)
McKinney-Vento Education Education of Homeless Children - Transportation Brief