2010 Session

Budget Amendments - HB30 (Member Request)

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Chief Patron: Miller, J.
Staffing Ratio Waiver (language only)

Item 132 #15h

Item 132 #15h

Education: Elementary and Secondary
Direct Aid To Public Education

Page 79, after line 24, insert:
"11. Notwithstanding any other provisions set forth in this item or in Virginia statute, school divisions may elect to increase their division-wide pupil to teacher ratio requirements by one pupil for kindergarten and grades 1 through 12; the teacher staffing ratios are waived for Prevention, Intervention and Remediation, English-as-a-Second Language, elementary resource, gifted and career and technical education programs."

(This amendment is self-explanatory.)