2011 Session

Budget Amendments - HB1500 (Conference Report)

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Supplemental One-time Funding @$130 PPA

Item 132 #6c

Item 132 #6c

First Year - FY2011 Second Year - FY2012
Education: Elementary and Secondary
Direct Aid To Public Education FY2011 $0 FY2012 $87,693,820 GF

Page 105, line 16, strike "$5,439,278,512" and insert "$5,526,972,332".
Page 106, after line 45, insert:
"Supplemental Support for School Operating Costs  $0   $87,693,820".
Page 106, line 47, strike "$19,044,471" and insert "$121,365,168".
Page 135, after line 19, insert:
"34. Supplemental Support for School Operating Costs
Out of this appropriation an estimated $87,693,820 the second year from the general fund shall be disbursed by the Department of Education to local school divisions for use solely for educational purposes based on the state's share of $129.62 per pupil.  This allocation is a one-time supplemental payment and these funds shall be matched by the local government, based on the composite index of local ability-to-pay."

(This amendment provides $87.7 million the second year from the general fund, based on the state's share of $129.62 per pupil to school divisions for educational use. A companion amendment provides $16.6 million for the remaining amounts needed to "make whole" the localities affected by the "Composite Index Hold Harmless" supplemental payments contained in the 2010 adopted budget, Chapter 874, Acts of Assembly, as adjusted for final 2010 actions and revised projected enrollment estimates as contained in the introduced budget. This is a one-time supplemental payment to school divisions, and shall not be included for the purposes of calculating the cost the fiscal year 2012-2014 biennial budget and future rebenchmarking cycles.)