2021 Special Session I

Budget Amendments - HB1800 (Conference Report)

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Direct Aid - Specialized Student Support Positions

Item 145 #2c

Item 145 #2c

First Year - FY2021 Second Year - FY2022
Direct Aid to Public Education FY2021 $0 FY2022 $49,494,567 GF

Page 157, line 33, strike "$7,858,640,121" and insert "$7,908,134,688".

Page 161, line 7, strike "school nurses,".

Page 161, strike lines 11 through 15.

Page 172, line 14, after "Act.", insert:

"Beginning in the second year, such methodology shall not apply to specialized student support positions due to the establishment of a staffing standard for such positions, pursuant to Senate Bill 1257, 2021 Special Session I."


(This amendment funds the state's share of three specialized student support positions per 1,000 students. Specialized student support positions, consistent with Senate Bill 1257, include school social workers, school psychologists, school nurses, licensed behavior analysts, licensed assistant behavior analysts, and other licensed health and behavioral positions.)