The governing board of any school district that provides a program for gifted and talented pupils pursuant to this chapter may:
(a) Conduct programs, seminars, and classes for gifted and talented pupils within or without the boundaries of the school district and, for that purpose, employ instructors, supervisors, and other personnel and provide necessary equipment and supplies.
(b) Transport or arrange for transportation of pupils to or from educational institutions where regularly scheduled programs and classes are being conducted.
Attendance of pupils at these programs, seminars, and classes shall be included in computing the average daily attendance of the district for the purposes of apportionments from the State School Fund.
Funds provided in support of this chapter shall be used solely for the purposes of this chapter. Allowances provided in any fiscal year but not expended in that year may be expended in subsequent fiscal years.
(Amended by Stats 2000, Ch. 748, Sec. 5)