2023 Session

Budget Amendments - SB800 (Member Request)

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Chief Patron: Edwards
Direct Aid - Per Pupil Funding Governor's Schools/Study

Item 137 #18s

Item 137 #18s

First Year - FY2023 Second Year - FY2024
Direct Aid to Public Education FY2023 $0 FY2024 $920,577 GF

Page 162, line 23, strike "$9,435,669,028" and insert "$9,436,589,605".

Page 195, after line 41, insert:

"4) This appropriation includes an additional $920,577 the second year from the general fund to provide the state's share of a $50.00 per course per student adjustment. The $50.00 per course adjustment shall only be effective for fiscal year 2024. The local funding contribution of each school division participating in an Academic Year Governor's School program in the second year shall not be reduced on a per pupil basis below the amount in fiscal year 2022.

5) The Secretary of Education, with the support of the Department of Education, shall conduct an updated study of the formula used to determine the Governor's School payments by October 1, 2023, and submit it to the Chairmen of the House Appropriations and Senate finance and Appropriations Committees. The study shall provide updated recommendations from the 2014 Academic-Year Governor's School Funding Formula Study and should include, but not be limited to, consideration of the length of the program, appropriate state and local shares, and the academic model used by governor's schools in the configuration of the funding formula."


(This amendment provides $920,577 GF the second year to increase per pupil funding at Academic Year Governor's Schools by $50 per credit per student.)