Legal Resources | Education Code | EC 41010
Article 2. Accounting Regulations, Budget Controls and Audits
The accounting system used to record the financial affairs of any school district shall be in accordance with the definitions, instructions, and procedures published in the California School Accounting Manual as approved by the State Board of Education and furnished by the Superintendent of Public Instruction. No accounting manual so approved shall expressly or by implication affect the content of any educational program or objective, except as otherwise specifically provided for by this code. The Legislature hereby finds that such content shall be best determined by those involved in the administration of educational programs including school district governing boards, local administrators, teachers, students, and parents.
(Enacted by Stats. 1976, Ch. 1010.)