IMPOSING A REAL ESTATE TAX IN FIRST CLASS A SCHOOL DISTRICTS Act of Nov. 26, 1968, P.L. 1098, No. 340 Cl. 24 AN ACT Imposing a tax on real estate for public school purposes in school districts of the first class A for general public school purposes. The General Assembly of the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania hereby enacts as follows: Section 1. The Board of Public Education in school districts of the first class A may levy, annually a tax of six mills on each dollar of the total assessment of all real property assessed and certified for taxation in the district. Section 2. The taxes and penalties collected under the provisions of this act shall be used by the school district for general public school purposes. Section 3. The tax authorized to be levied under the provisions of this act may be levied for the tax year 1969 and for succeeding years and shall be in addition to any other taxes any school district of the first class A is empowered to levy and collect under existing law. Section 4. The taxes which are levied under the provisions of this act shall be collected at the same time and in the same manner, with like authority, and subject to the same discounts and penalties as other real estate taxes for school purposes are collected. Section 5. This act shall take effect immediately.