TITLE 16
Education

CHAPTER 16-3.1
Cooperative Service Among School Districts [See Title 16 Chapter 97 – The Rhode Island Board of Education Act]

SECTION 16-3.1-20


§ 16-3.1-20 Building ownership.

Nothing in this chapter shall limit any of the five (5) educational collaboratives from purchasing, leasing, taking by gift, or otherwise acquiring, own, hold, mortgage, finance, improve, and use real estate for purposes of furthering their mission and goals to meet their administrative and operational needs. An affirmative majority of the educational collaborative's board of directors will be needed to purchase, lease, mortgage or finance real estate. Such real estate may be exempt from local property taxes as described in Rhode Island general laws § 44-3-3.

History of Section.
(P.L. 2010, ch. 86, § 1; P.L. 2010, ch. 108, § 1.)