In addition to revising stand­ ards for larger vehicles, the 1970 Conference refined the standards for school buses designed to transport fewer than 24 passengers. Ohio Revised Code 4506.161 (eff. Children with disabilities attending a State Department of Education approved school outside the county may be provided daily school bus transportation. commissioner of education. If the student’s walking distance is one mile or more, the student will get a yellow school bus if: The school has applied to the Office of Pupil Transportation for yellow bus service. as they pertain to pupil transportation services in the Commonwealth. standards for school buses to be used in transporting handicapped children. Districts are required to instruct all pupils who receive transportation pursuant to and rear of the school bus body and used to inform the public that the school bus is preparing to stop or has stopped to load or unload passengers. For information about current bus stops at specific schools, contact the school directly. Bus drivers have full authority over the bus and its passengers in route to and from school and during loading and unloading. Bus drivers are responsible for the safety of children riding to and from school. School buses are inspected at least twice each year by special school bus inspection teams from the New Jersey Motor Vehicle Commission. In general, a student K-12 must live 2 or more miles from their assigned school to be eligible for regular education school bus transportation to and from school. School districts shall assure that pupils shall not be subject to unsafe conditions while walking the required distance to a school bus stop and that the school bus stop is established in a safe location.” RSA 189:8. Social distancing should also be considered on the school bus, and the CDC recommended seating one child per seat, every other row, where possible. Board Policy EEA – Eligibility for School Bus Transportation Page 1 of 2 July 14, 2010 1 School bus drivers are required to hold a commercial driver's license (CDL) with a passenger and school bus endorsement, and, therefore, are also required to meet federal standards for alcohol and drug testing. In an STN survey sent this month, 53 percent of 382 respondents said they have calculated how school bus ridership would be affected if social distancing requirements remain in place. Alternately flashing signal lamps can be either a four-lamp system as described in R13-13-107(17)(c)(i) or an eight-lamp system as … D. Following are the distance limitations for the transportation of children with disabilities: 1. Requirements of Contents. A copy of the bus route should be placed in each bus prior to the beginning of school. A. 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