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Powers and duties of trustees in a Common School District - Education Law 1604(20) 

§ 1604. Powers  and  duties  of  trustees. It shall be the duty of the trustees of a common school district, and they shall have the power:

1. To call special  meetings  of  the  inhabitants  of  such  district whenever they shall deem it necessary and proper...
20. To provide transportation, home-teaching or  special  classes, as defined under sections forty-four hundred one and forty-four hundred two of this chapter  for physically or mentally handicapped and delinquent children. Such transportation, home-teaching or  special  classes,  when provided  pursuant  to  this  subdivision,  shall be granted to all such children irrespective of the school they legally attend.
Last Updated: March 1, 2010