2015 Session

Budget Amendments - SB800 (Floor Approved)

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Update PreK Amount (language only)

Item 136 #9s

Item 136 #9s

Education: Elementary and Secondary
Direct Aid To Public Education

Page 137, line 3, after "capped at 0.5000." insert "Beginning with the 2016-18 biennium, the per pupil amount for this program shall be adjusted by the same percentage that Basic Aid is increased as of the introduced budget."

(This amendment directs the Department to update the per pupil amount for the Virginia Preschool Initiative in the next biennial re-benchmarking. For this program, the per pupil amount has been set out as a fixed amount, currently $6,000.)