§6807. Liability for injury to books or appliances
If a public school student loses, destroys or unnecessarily injures a schoolbook or
appliance furnished to the student at the expense of the school administrative unit,
the student's parent must be notified. If the loss or damage is not made good to
the satisfaction of the school board within 45 working days, the board shall report
the case to the assessors of the municipality in which the student resides. The
municipal assessors shall include in the next municipal tax of the delinquent parent
the replacement costs of the book or appliance, to be assessed and collected as other
municipal taxes, and the money collected must go the municipality. [2001, c. 189, §2 (AMD).]
1981, c. 693, §§5,8 (NEW).
1983, c. 806, §62 (AMD).
2001, c. 189, §2 (AMD).