1999 Session

Budget Amendments - SB800 (Member Request)

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Chief Patron: Reynolds
Notifying parents of SOL Appeal Process

Item 138 #6s

Item 138 #6s

First Year - FY1999 Second Year - FY2000
Education: Elementary and Secondary
Direct Aid To Public Education FY1999 $0 FY2000 $8,315,280 GF

Page 112, line 10, strike "$2,253,054,721" and insert "$2,261,370,001".
Page 112, after line 39, insert:  Standards of Learning Tests Appeal Process.....................$0 $8,315,280"
Page 135, after line 41, insert:  "18.  Standards of Learning Tests Appeal Process
Out of the amounts appropriated in this Item, an additional payment of $8,315,280 the second year from the general fund shall be disbursed by the Department of Education to local school divisions. Payments shall be based on full state funding of $10 per failed Standards of Learning test in the prior year.  The funds shall be used by school divisions to notify parents of the appeals process which has been adopted for students who have failed one or more of the Standards of Learning Tests."

(This amendment is self-explanatory.)