1999 Session

Budget Amendments - SB800 (Committee Approved)

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4.0% Teacher Salary Increase

Item 138 #2s

Item 138 #2s

First Year - FY1999 Second Year - FY2000
Education: Elementary and Secondary
Direct Aid To Public Education FY1999 $0 FY2000 $19,420,268 GF

Page 112, line 10, strike "$2,253,054,721" and insert "$2,272,474,989".
Page 120, line 13, strike "2.25%" and insert "4.00%".
Page 120, line 18, strike "2.25%" and insert "4.00%".

(This amendment increases the second year teacher salary increase from 2.25% to 4.00%. When added to the funds included in the introduced budget, state funding in this item for a teacher salary increase in the second year totals $44.4 million. In addition, localities may supplement this specified amount with the $137.1 million additional funding in the second year from the distribution of Lottery Proceeds in Item 139, at their option. )