2009 Session

Budget Amendments - HB1600 (Conference Report)

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Prohibit Decreases for Instructional Positions (language only)

Item 140 #10c

Item 140 #10c

Education: Elementary and Secondary
Direct Aid To Public Education

Page 152, line 51, strike "k." and insert "k.1)".
Page 153, after line 12, insert:
"2) The purpose of the support funding cap included in House Bill 1600 / Senate Bill 850, as introduced was to establish a support personnel ratio to the number of funded Standards of Quality instructional positions. Localities shall not reduce instructional positions below the number of positions required by the Standards of Quality as a result of the support cap.  Further, localities shall meet the required local effort amount to fund state funded instructional positions as defined in this item."

(This amendment is self-explanatory.)