2004 Special Session I

Budget Amendments - HB5001 (Conference Report)

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Restore National Board Certification Award

Item 141 #2c

Item 141 #2c

First Year - FY2005 Second Year - FY2006
Education: Elementary and Secondary
Education, Central Office Operations, Department of FY2005 $0 FY2006 $320,000 GF

Page 97, line 18, strike "$8,779,646" and insert "$9,099,646".
Page 98, line 55, after "certificate", strike "for".
Page 98, strike lines 56 through 60 and insert ".".
Page 98, strike line 61, and insert "This".
Page 99, line 2, strike "$2,229,000" and insert "2,549,000".

(This amendment restores the National Board Certification Award payments to $5,000 for the first year of the award and $2,500 annually thereafter for the remaining nine years provided therein for the life of the certificate, rather than the reduced amounts of $3,000 and $1,000, respectively. A separate amendment makes a technical adjustment based on the Department of Education's estimates of the number of teachers that will be eligible.)