2020 Session

Budget Amendments - HB30 (Member Request)

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Chief Patron: Mugler
Plan for Phased Removal of SOQ Support Position Cap (language only)

Item 136 #1h

Item 136 #1h

Secretary of Education


Page 117, after line 25, insert:

"C. The Secretary of Education and the Secretary of Finance, in consultation with the Chairs of the House Appropriations, Senate Finance and Appropriations, 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 2025. The plan shall be submitted to the Governor and the General Assembly prior to the beginning of the 2021 General Assembly session."


(This amendment is self-explanatory)