2013 Session

Budget Amendments - HB1500 (Member Request)

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Chief Patron: Landes
Year-Round School (language only)

Item 139 #26h

Item 139 #26h

Education: Elementary and Secondary
Direct Aid To Public Education

Page 123, after line 37, insert:
"28.  By August 30, 2013, each school superintendent is requested to submit to the Department of Education a brief description of the division's interest in pursuing the development and implementation of year-round school to improve academic performance for those students who are at high risk of educational failure, minority, ESL or economically disadvantaged.  Superintendents are encouraged to describe which students would benefit from year-round school and potential costs.  The Department of Education shall take into consideration those submissions when developing the Direct Aid to Public Education proposed budget for the 2014 General Assembly Session."

(This amendment is self-explanatory.)