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Act 451 of 1976
Part 16

Section 380.1201SectionBoard; business to be conducted at public meetings; validity of board actions; closed sessions; legal meetings; notice of meetings; signing of minutes; vice-president to act in absence of president.
Section 380.1202SectionRecord of proceedings, accounts, and business; public records; inspection.
Section 380.1202a-380.1204SectionRepealed. 1995, Act 289, Eff. July 1, 1996.
Section 380.1203SectionConflict of interest.
Section 380.1204aSectionAnnual educational report.
Section 380.1204bSectionRepealed. 1990, Act 25, Eff. Apr. 13, 1990.
Section 380.1205SectionRepealed. 1995, Act 289, Eff. July 1, 1996.
Section 380.1206SectionConduct of elections under MCL 168.301 to 168.315.
Section 380.1210SectionRepealed. 1995, Act 289, Eff. July 1, 1996.
Section 380.1211SectionMills levied for school operating purposes; limitation; reduction of mills from which homestead, qualified agricultural property, qualified forest property, supportive housing property, property occupied by public school academy, and industrial personal property are exempt; effect of insufficient mills allowed to be levied under subsection (1); additional mills; number of mills school district may levy after 1994; exemption of commercial personal property; approval by school electors; excess tax revenue; shortfall; allocation under property tax limitation act; reducing number of mills; definitions.
Section 380.1211aSectionCertifications by department of treasury; appeal of determinations; appeal conference; final decision.
Section 380.1211bSectionRepealed. 1994, Act 258, Imd. Eff. July 5, 1994.
Section 380.1211cSectionAdditional mills; limitation; presentation to school electors as separate questions; school district not described in MCL 388.1620.
Section 380.1211dSectionRepealed. 2003, Act 126, Eff. Jan. 1, 2004.
Section 380.1211eSectionAffidavit claiming exemption on qualified agricultural property; filing.
Section 380.1212SectionSinking fund; creation; purpose; tax levy; audit; submission of proposition to school electors; election; ballot; approval; definitions.
Section 380.1213SectionFiling certified copy of resolution certifying taxes to be levied; time.
Section 380.1214SectionAdditional millage; authorization by resolution; levy, collection, and enforcement procedure; proceedings as to first debt retirement fund tax; proceedings as to separate tax rate limitations.
Section 380.1215SectionAccounting for moneys; fund designations.
Section 380.1216SectionUse of money raised by tax.
Section 380.1217SectionSupport and maintenance of sectarian schools prohibited; transportation of nonpublic school pupils.
Section 380.1217aSectionPurchase, rental, or lease of cars for board members or for chauffeurs for board members prohibited.
Section 380.1218SectionAssessment, levy, and collection of school taxes; budgets; provisions governing school districts.
Section 380.1219SectionAnnual budget; adoption; budgetary assumptions; transmission to CEPI; submission to department of treasury; information; potential for existence of fiscal stress within school district, intermediate school district, or public school academy; determination; basis; duties of state treasurer; administrative review of financial status; contract; provisions; waiver of certain requirements; periodic financial status reports; submission of enhanced deficit elimination plan; conditions; determination under subsection (13); availability of documents on website; administrative review of financial status of public school academy; definitions.
Section 380.1220SectionAdoption of or operation under deficit budget; prohibition; requirements; reports; deficit elimination plan; approval; likelihood of recurring operating deficits or recurring financial stress; failure to eliminate deficit; enhanced deficit elimination plan required; enhanced monthly monitoring report; definitions.
Section 380.1221SectionDeposit of district or academy funds; designation of financial institution; limitation on deposit or investment of additional funds; “deposit” and “financial institution” defined.
Section 380.1222SectionDeposit of district funds; limitation.
Section 380.1223SectionInvestment of funds; authorization; restrictions; deposit of obligations; commingling prohibited; exceptions; earnings; deposit of funds accumulated under deferred compensation program; security; limitation on deposit or investment of additional funds; “deposit” and “financial institution” defined.
Section 380.1224SectionTax-deferred investments for employees; purchase; payroll allocations; ownership; rights nonforfeitable; liability for purchase; nondiscriminatory application of section; “tax-deferred investment” defined.
Section 380.1225SectionPower of board to borrow money and issue notes; purpose; pledging money to be received from state school aid; notes as full faith and credit obligations; agreement with Michigan finance authority; due date; limitation; school district not able to redeem notes within 372 days of issuance; multi-year repayment agreement; notes issued for next succeeding fiscal year; maturity; failure to receive state school aid; number of borrowings; obtaining line of credit.
Section 380.1226SectionStatement of assessed valuation of school district.
Section 380.1227SectionEstimates of necessary taxes; insurance reserve funds; adoption of budget; apportionment of school taxes.
Section 380.1228SectionContract between school or intermediate district and public school academy to provide services.
Section 380.1229SectionEmployment of superintendent and administrators; notification of contract nonrenewal; meeting with board; contract with intermediate school district or another person to serve as superintendent of schools.
Section 380.1229aSectionRemoval of person as superintendent of public instruction; settlement prohibited; limitations.
Section 380.1230SectionOffer of full-time, part-time, or contract employment; criminal history check; employment as conditional employee; conditions; voiding contract and terminating employment; position as substitute teacher or substitute bus drivers; report received by another district; consent; request; conducting criminal history check; report; disclosure of conviction of listed offense or felony; verification; use; disclosure; violation as misdemeanor; penalty; exception; verification information; definitions.
Section 380.1230aSectionCriminal records check through federal bureau of investigation; employment as conditional employee; voiding contract and terminating employment; application as substitute teacher or substitute bus drivers; obtaining copy of results from another district, public school academy, or nonpublic school; consent; form and manner of request; use and disclosure of results; violation as misdemeanor; penalty; definition; initiation of criminal records check by department of state police; disclosure that individual convicted of listed offense or other felony; verification; exception; verification information; definitions.
Section 380.1230bSectionApplicant for employment; information regarding unprofessional conduct to be provided by previous employer; signed statement authorizing disclosure; request; immunity from civil liability; prohibition; use of information; violation of subsection (5) as misdemeanor; effect of contract or agreement; other information; definitions.
Section 380.1230cSectionNotice of conviction of listed offense; report to department; employment prohibited; definitions.
Section 380.1230dSectionEmployee or applicant for employment of school district, intermediate school district, public school academy, or nonpublic school charged with crime; requirements; violation of subsection (1) or (2); person not convicted of crime; forwarding of form; development and implementation of automated program; report; definitions.
Section 380.1230eSectionList of registered educational personnel; definitions.
Section 380.1230fSectionFingerprints submitted under MCL 380.1230a and 380.1230g; maintenance in AFIS database.
Section 380.1230gSectionIndividual employed or working under contract; criminal history check or records check; use of results received by another district; consent; request; use of results for limited purpose; "misdemeanor conviction involving sexual or physical abuse" defined; duties of department of state police; verification; disclosure of conviction for listed offense or other felony; exception; definitions.
Section 380.1230hSectionDisclosure.
Section 380.1230iSectionDropout recovery program.
Section 380.1231SectionHiring of teachers; teachers' contracts generally; teacher of record; dropout recovery program.
Section 380.1232SectionRepealed. 1995, Act 289, Eff. July 1, 1996.
Section 380.1233SectionTeaching or counseling by noncertificated teacher; prohibition; exceptions; notice to superintendent of public instruction; waiving student teaching as requirement for vocational certification; employment as substitute teacher; renewal of school counselor credential; career counseling; professional development; approval by department; rules.
Section 380.1233aSectionEmployment counseling and placement services; agreement to establish joint or cooperative service; assistance; MCL 338.2006 inapplicable.
Section 380.1233bSectionTeaching of certain courses by noncertificated, nonendorsed teacher; requirements; effect of ability to engage certificated, endorsed teacher; waiving student teaching.
Section 380.1233cSectionEngagement of noncertificated, nonendorsed teacher to teach in community district schools; conditions; waiving of student teaching.
Section 380.1234SectionExchange teachers; compensation, rights, and privileges.
Section 380.1235SectionSabbatical leave.
Section 380.1236SectionSubstitute teachers; leave time, salary, and privileges; applicability of subsections (1) and (2); contract; “day” defined.
Section 380.1236aSectionPerson or entity furnishing substitute teachers; contract; “entity” defined.
Section 380.1237SectionEmployment of individual who does not hold teaching certificate to provide speech and language services.
Section 380.1240SectionLaw enforcement agency; creation.
Section 380.1241SectionLiaison for school safety commission; requirements; duties.
Section 380.1246SectionSuperintendent, principal, assistant principal, administrator of instructional programs, or chief business official; conditions for employment; continuing education; rules; time period to meet certification requirements.
Section 380.1247, 380.1248SectionRepealed. 1995, Act 289, Eff. July 1, 1996.
Section 380.1248SectionPersonnel decisions resulting in elimination of position; policies; collective bargaining agreement; expiration; action brought by teacher; remedy.
Section 380.1249SectionPerformance evaluation system for teachers and school administrators; requirements; posting information about evaluation tools on public website; effect of collective bargaining agreement; establishment and maintenance of list of teacher evaluation tools; rules; training to be paid from educator evaluation reserve fund; operation or applicability of MCL 380.1248 not affected; "teacher" defined.
Section 380.1249aSectionAssignment of pupil to teacher rated as ineffective; notification.
Section 380.1249bSectionPerformance evaluation system for school administrators; requirements; posting information about measures used for performance evaluation; establishment and maintenance of list of school administrator evaluation tools; rules; training to be paid from educator evaluation reserve fund.
Section 380.1250SectionCompensation including job performance and accomplishments as factors; effect of collective bargaining agreement; length of service or achievement of advanced degree as factor.
Section 380.1251SectionSchool psychological service; rules; reports and information.
Section 380.1252SectionProfessional nursing services; rules; reports; section inapplicable to certain nursing services.
Section 380.1253SectionRepealed. 1995, Act 289, Eff. July 1, 1996.
Section 380.1254SectionExpenses of board members and employees; expenditures and policies as public record; payment; credit or debit card.
Section 380.1255SectionSchool district; compliance with public employees health benefit act.
Section 380.1255aSectionMedical benefit plan for 100 or more public employees; contract provisions; medical benefit plan for fewer than 100 employees; effect of subsection (1); "medical benefit plan" defined.
Section 380.1256SectionInspecting, monitoring, removing, or treating asbestos or material containing asbestos; contractual agreement to provide legal representation against civil liability.
Section 380.1260SectionRepealed. 2018, Act 7, Imd. Eff. Jan. 26, 2018.
Section 380.1261-380.1262aSectionRepealed. 1995, Act 289, Eff. July 1, 1996.
Section 380.1263SectionBuilding schools; requirements; compliance; review and approval; submission of site plan to local zoning authority; "high school building" and "local zoning authority" defined.
Section 380.1263aSectionRepealed. 1995, Act 289, Eff. July 1, 1996.
Section 380.1264SectionConstruction of new school building or renovation of existing school building; consultation with law enforcement agency required; "school building" defined.
Section 380.1264aSectionRepealed. 1995, Act 289, Eff. July 1, 1996.
Section 380.1265, 380.1266SectionRepealed. 1995, Act 289, Eff. July 1, 1996.
Section 380.1267SectionSchool buildings; construction, addition, repair, or renovation; bids; exception; advertising; security; opening and reading of bids; rejection of bids; readvertising; local policy giving preference to Michigan-based business; applicability of section; adjustment of maximum amount; "Michigan-based business" defined.
Section 380.1268SectionRepealed. 1995, Act 289, Eff. July 1, 1996.
Section 380.1269SectionInsuring school district or public school academy property.
Section 380.1270SectionRepealed. 1995, Act 289, Eff. July 1, 1996.
Section 380.1272SectionMeal program for pupils.
Section 380.1272aSectionLunch program; breakfast program.
Section 380.1272bSectionSchool meal programs; nutritional standards; fees; free and reduced price meals; free milk; confidentiality; discrimination; planning and evaluation of meals and other foods; fund-raising activities during school hours; sale of food and beverage items not meeting nutritional standards; number and frequency; upper limit.
Section 380.1272cSectionApplicability of MCL 380.1272a.
Section 380.1272dSectionDuties of department of education.
Section 380.1273SectionMeal program.
Section 380.1274SectionProcurement of supplies, materials, and equipment; written policies; competitive bids; approval of purchase; adjustment of maximum amount; local policy giving preference to Michigan-based business; items purchased through cooperative bulk purchasing program; acquisition of equipment; payment; purchase of heating and cooking equipment; "Michigan-based business" defined.
Section 380.1274aSectionEnergy conservation improvements and operational improvements; payment; contract; bond; terms; removal or treatment of asbestos or other material injurious to health; issuance of bonds; competitive bidding requirements; reports; forms; payments under lease-purchase agreement; termination; definitions.
Section 380.1274bSectionPurchase, storage, or use of free flowing elemental mercury or instrument that contains mercury; restrictions; absence of mercury-free alternative for instrument; disposal of mercury and instruments containing mercury.
Section 380.1275SectionRepealed. 1995, Act 289, Eff. July 1, 1996.
Section 380.1276SectionPedestrian overpasses; acquisition or construction; payment of costs; contracts; approval.
Section 380.1277SectionSchool improvement plan.
Section 380.1277aSectionAccreditation of schools in school district; requirements.
Section 380.1277bSectionWorkgroup.
Section 380.1278SectionCore academic curriculum.
Section 380.1278aSectionRequirements for high school diploma.
Section 380.1278bSectionAward of high school diploma; credit requirements; personal curriculum; annual report.
Section 380.1278cSectionInformation on career and technical education programs; availability; posting on website; providing information to pupils; in-demand occupations; credit for completion of program; "state licensed proprietary school" defined.
Section 380.1278dSectionSTEM endorsement; requirements.
Section 380.1279SectionRepealed. 2016, Act 532, Eff. Apr. 9, 2017.
Section 380.1279aSectionReport of irregularities; notice to school district or public school academy.
Section 380.1279bSectionCredit awarded to pupil not enrolled in course.
Section 380.1279cSectionUse of tests to measure pupils' values or attitudes prohibited.
Section 380.1279dSectionReport of irregularities to any person or entity involved in scoring or administration.
Section 380.1279eSectionHigh school credit in foreign language.
Section 380.1279fSectionRepealed. 1997, Act 177, Eff. June 30, 2001.
Section 380.1279gSectionMichigan merit examination; definitions.
Section 380.1279hSectionAcademic credit for internship; requirements; reflection project; appeal.
Section 380.1280SectionAccreditation.
Section 380.1280aSectionSpecialized or alternative school or program.
Section 380.1280bSectionGrades 1 to 5; yearly test or assessment.
Section 380.1280cSectionRepealed. 2018, Act 601, Eff. June 30, 2019.
Section 380.1280eSectionNotice of adequate yearly status; notice of accreditation status.
Section 380.1280fSectionGrade 3; English language arts proficiency; assessment; duties of school district or public school academy board; pupils exhibiting reading deficiency; reading intervention programs; summer reading camps; pupils enrolled in grade 3 during 2019-2020 school year; enrollment in grade 4; pupil not promoted to grade 4; good cause exemption; procedure; repeating grade 3; limitation; staffing plan; federal funds; English language learners; additional intervention services; retention report; definitions.
Section 380.1280gSectionStatewide system of accountability measurements; implementation and administration; listing of schools; alternative education campus summary status; letter grades and rankings; peer review panel; status report.
Section 380.1281SectionState board; duties generally; examination and audit of official records and accounts; action to compel accounting; waiver from compliance with rules.
Section 380.1281aSectionLegislative declarations; cost study to determine per pupil resources to provide public education; contract; report; completion.
Section 380.1281bSectionReports required to be submitted under act.
Section 380.1282SectionGrades, schools, and departments; courses of study; opportunity to achieve state endorsement; special assistance.
Section 380.1282aSectionRepealed. 2001, Act 121, Imd. Eff. Sept. 28, 2001.
Section 380.1283SectionRepealed. 1995, Act 289, Eff. July 1, 1996.
Section 380.1284SectionLength of school year; certification; strikes or teachers' conferences; rules.
Section 380.1284aSectionCommon school calendar; exceptions; definitions.
Section 380.1284bSectionSchool in session before Labor day; prohibition; effect of collective bargaining agreement; year-round school or program; waiver; exception; "Labor day" defined.
Section 380.1285SectionRepealed. 1995, Act 289, Eff. July 1, 1996.
Section 380.1285aSectionChild care center subject to fire prevention or fire safety requirements; requirements for operation of before- or after-school program.
Section 380.1286, 380.1287SectionRepealed. 1995, Act 289, Eff. July 1, 1996.
Section 380.1288SectionCourse requiring wearing of industrial quality personal protective devices.
Section 380.1289SectionParticipation of female pupils in interscholastic athletic activities.
Section 380.1291SectionLocal school security task force.
Section 380.1291[1]SectionMichigan information network.
Section 380.1293SectionRepealed. 1995, Act 289, Eff. July 1, 1996.
Section 380.1294SectionParent involvement plan; adoption; distribution; review.
Section 380.1295SectionParental involvement contracts.
Section 380.1296SectionAuxiliary services for pupils in nonpublic schools; use of state school aid; scope of auxiliary services; rules.
Section 380.1297SectionEducational program for certain children; board as agent for federal government; payment of per capita operation and capital outlay costs; deduction of allotments; approval; section inapplicable to land attached under MCL 380.1298.
Section 380.1298SectionAttachment of land under exclusive federal jurisdiction; hearing; rights and privileges of pupils.
Section 380.1299SectionLimited open forum; equal access and opportunity; definitions.
Section 380.1300SectionRepealed. 1995, Act 289, Eff. July 1, 1996.
Section 380.1300aSectionSexual harassment policy.
Section 380.1301SectionPregnant persons; expulsion or exclusion from public school prohibited; withdrawal; alternative educational program or program of special services; rules.
Section 380.1302SectionRepealed. 1995, Act 289, Eff. July 1, 1996.
Section 380.1303SectionPocket pager, electronic communication device, or other personal communication device; applicability of subsection (1).
Section 380.1305SectionBomb threat; search by school employee.
Section 380.1306SectionSchool lockers; no presumption of privacy; search policy; assistance of law enforcement agency; model policy; admissibility of evidence.
Section 380.1307SectionUse of seclusion and restraint in public schools; uniform policy; objectives; right or remedy under state or federal law.
Section 380.1307aSectionUse of seclusion and restraint in public schools; adoption and implementation of local policy; noncompliance as violation of act.
Section 380.1307bSectionStatement of prohibited practices.
Section 380.1307cSectionEmergency seclusion and emergency physical restraint; state policy; provisions.
Section 380.1307dSectionDocumentation and reporting of seclusion and restraint; state policy; provisions.
Section 380.1307eSectionDevelopment and implementation of emergency intervention plan; state policy; provisions.
Section 380.1307fSectionData collection; state policy; provisions.
Section 380.1307gSectionTraining; state policy; provisions.
Section 380.1307hSectionDefinitions.
Section 380.1308SectionStatewide school safety information policy.
Section 380.1308aSectionReport to department of state police on certain crimes occurring at school; exemption from freedom of information act; noncompliance.
Section 380.1308bSectionEmergency operations plan; requirements; notice; exemption of certain information from freedom of information act; "school building" defined.
Section 380.1309SectionConduct constituting suspension; action by teacher; report; supervision; conference; return by student; adoption of local policy by school board; definitions.
Section 380.1310SectionPhysical assault at school against another pupil; suspension or expulsion; alternative education program; definitions.
Section 380.1310aSectionReport.
Section 380.1310bSectionPolicy prohibiting bullying; adoption and implementation; public hearing; submission of policy to department; contents of policy; annual report of incidents of bullying; form and procedure; school employee, school volunteer, pupil, or parent or guardian reporting act of bullying to school official; modified policy; definitions; section to be known as "Matt Epling Safe School Law."
Section 380.1310cSectionRestorative practices as alternative or in addition to suspension or expulsion; definitions.
Section 380.1310dSectionSuspension or expulsion of pupil; factors; exercise of discretion; rebuttable presumption; section inapplicable for possession of firearm in weapon free school zone; consideration of factors mandatory; definitions.
Section 380.1311SectionSuspension or expulsion of pupil.
Section 380.1311aSectionPhysical assault by pupil against employee, volunteer, or contractor; expulsion; verbal assault or bomb threat; suspension or expulsion; alternative services; referral; reinstatement; immunity from liability; petition for reinstatement form; rights of pupils eligible for special education programs and services; eligibility of school for prorated share of foundation allowance; report of assaults; responsibility for enrollment in educational program; definitions.
Section 380.1311bSectionStrict discipline academy; powers; definitions.
Section 380.1311cSectionRepealed. 2014, Act 256, Imd. Eff. June 30, 2014.
Section 380.1311dSectionStrict discipline academy; organization of corporation; authorizing body; application; oversight; suspension of power; fees; presumption of legal organization.
Section 380.1311eSectionStrict discipline academy; issuance of contract by authorizing body; placement of question on ballot; submission of contract and application to state board; selection, term, and number of members of board of directors; contract requirements; compliance with applicable law; immunity; exemption from tax; property acquisition and condemnation.
Section 380.1311fSectionLevy of taxes or issuance of bonds by school district.
Section 380.1311gSectionStrict discipline academy; location; tuition; admission policies or practices; enrollment; types of pupils; special education pupil; pupils committed to high-security or medium-security juvenile facility, mental health facility, or child caring institution; pupil ceasing to meet requirements under subsections (3) to (5); custody of or jurisdiction over child by department of corrections; residence requirements; grades.
Section 380.1311hSectionStrict discipline academy; additional powers.
Section 380.1311iSectionSchool district subject to court desegregation order.
Section 380.1311jSectionUse of certificated and noncertificated teachers; teaching techniques or methods.
Section 380.1311kSectionPersonnel.
Section 380.1311lSectionAuthorizing body as fiscal agent; revocation of contract.
Section 380.1311mSectionStrict discipline academy; compliance with public employees health benefit act.
Section 380.1312Section“Corporal punishment” defined; infliction of corporal punishment by employee, volunteer, or contractor; exercise of necessary reasonable physical force; liability; violation; deference given to reasonable good-faith judgments; development, implementation, and enforcement of code of student conduct; model list of alternatives to use of corporal punishment; authority permitting corporal punishment void.
Section 380.1313SectionDangerous weapon found in possession of pupil; report; confiscation by school official; determination of legal owner; “dangerous weapon” defined.
Section 380.1316SectionPublic school fraternity, sorority, or secret society prohibited; definition.
Section 380.1317SectionPublic school employee or volunteer; prohibited conduct; exceptions; penalties; definitions.
Section 380.1318SectionUse of performance-enhancing substances in interscholastic athletics; eligibility policy; list of drugs to be provided by department of community health.
Section 380.1321SectionTransportation for pupils; requirements; payment.
Section 380.1322SectionTransportation for pupils; routes; rules; construction of section; vehicles.
Section 380.1323SectionTransportation of nonpublic school pupils to and from auxiliary service sites; payment of costs; applicability of subsection (1).
Section 380.1324SectionTransportation for pupils; contracts; price.
Section 380.1325SectionSchool district, intermediate school district, or consortium of districts contracting with other districts to provide transportation for pupils.
Section 380.1331SectionRepealed. 1990, Act 189, Eff. Aug. 15, 1990.
Section 380.1332SectionTransportation for pupils; nonmandatory and noncredit events; fees; rules; additional school buses; insurance.
Section 380.1333SectionRepealed. 2016, Act 532, Eff. Apr. 9, 2017.
Section 380.1334SectionRepealed. 1995, Act 289, Eff. July 1, 1996.
Section 380.1335SectionBoarding schools; licensing and regulation.
Section 380.1336SectionRepealed. 1990, Act 189, Eff. Aug. 15, 1990.
Section 380.1341SectionRepealed. 1995, Act 289, Eff. July 1, 1996.
Section 380.1341a, 380.1341bSectionRepealed. 1995, Act 289, Eff. July 1, 1996.
Section 380.1342SectionRepealed. 1995, Act 289, Eff. July 1, 1996.
Section 380.1343, 380.1344SectionRepealed. 1990, Act 189, Eff. Aug. 15, 1990.
Section 380.1346SectionRepealed. 1995, Act 289, Eff. July 1, 1996.
Section 380.1347SectionUnited States flag; purchase or possession; size; appliances; display.
Section 380.1347aSectionPledge of allegiance; recitation; definition.
Section 380.1348, 380.1349SectionRepealed. 1995, Act 289, Eff. July 1, 1996.
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