2017 Session

Budget Amendments - HB1500 (Conference Report)

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Project Graduation

Item 139 #12c

Item 139 #12c

First Year - FY2017 Second Year - FY2018
Direct Aid to Public Education FY2017 $0 FY2018 ($1,387,242) GF

Page 125, line 50, strike "$6,724,033,033" and insert "$6,722,645,791".

Page 128, line 19, strike the second "$2,774,478" and insert "$1,387,236".

Page 153, line 22, strike the second "$2,774,478" and insert "$1,387,236".


(This amendment reduces funding for Project Graduation remedial education by half to phase-out the program. Project Graduation was created in 2003 to provide school divisions funding to provide instructional support for students who received passing grades for a standard credit-bearing course but failed the required Standards of Learning (SOL) assessment needed to earn verified credit to complete their diploma requirements.)