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bus route having at least one eligible transportee and meeting other
eligibility criteria will be reimbursed for bus mileage according to the rate
schedule provided in
MCA. A bus route without at least one eligible transportee is not eligible to
Reimbursement is not authorized for bus transportation provided for pupils who
live less than three miles from school unless the pupils have transportation
listed as a related service on individualized education plans.
(3) Nonbus mileage is reimbursable for a
vehicle driven by a bus driver to and from an overnight location of a school
bus when the location is more than ten miles from the school. Reimbursement for
nonbus mileage is 50 cents per mile.
(4) If a bus route is made up of a series of
legs where one complete set of students disembarks from the bus and a new set
of students board, the riders must be reported on more than one TR-1 bus route
form. The district must report the legs as separate parts of a single route
(e.g., Route 1A, 1B and 1C) by submitting a separate form for each section of
the route ending where all of the students disembark to board another bus or to
attend school before the bus continues to another destination.
Mont. Admin. R.
Eff. 8/6/75; ARM Pub.
11/26/77; AMD, 1992 MAR p. 203, Eff. 2/14/92; AMD, 1997 MAR p. 203, Eff.
1/28/97; AMD, 2004 MAR p. 1613, Eff. 7/23/04; AMD, 2006 MAR p. 3070, Eff.