Article 32: Effect of the Agreement - Statutory Changes

32.1 It is understood and agreed that the specific provisions contained in this Agreement shall prevail over District practices and procedures, and over state laws to the extent permitted by state law and not specifically prohibited by state law.

32.2 Teacher benefits brought about by statutory guarantees and incorporated into this Agreement which subsequently are reduced or eliminated by statutory changes shall be continued in full force until the end of this Agreement, unless specifically prohibited by law.