2019 Session

Budget Amendments - HB1700 (Member Request)

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Chief Patron: Sickles
Develop Support Cap Plan (language only)

Item 127 #1h

Item 127 #1h

Secretary of Education


Page 126, after line 32, insert:

"D. The Secretary of Education and the Secretary of Finance, in consultation with the Chairmen of the House Appropriations, Senate Finance, House Education, and Senate Education and Health Committees, shall develop a plan to eliminate the cap on recognition of support positions in the Standards of Quality and instead recognize support positions in accordance with prevailing local practice. Such a plan will include a schedule for full elimination of the cap and reaching full funding levels by fiscal year 2024. The plan shall be submitted to the Governor and the General Assembly prior to the beginning of the 2020 General Assembly session."


(This amendment is self-explanatory.)