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General Assembly

 

Proposed Bill No. 6536

 

January Session, 2007

 

LCO No. 1147

   

Referred to Committee on Education

 

Introduced by:

 

REP. BYE, 19th Dist.

SEN. HARRIS, 5th Dist.

REP. FLEISCHMANN, 18th Dist.

REP. MCCLUSKEY, 20th Dist.

 

AN ACT CONCERNING THE EDUCATION COST SHARING GRANT AND THE FOUNDATION.

Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives in General Assembly convened:

That section 10-262h of the general statutes be amended to remove the cap on funding and to provide that no school district has their grant reduced because of the percentage of students passing the mastery tests increases, and that section 10-262f of the general statutes be amended to provide for an increase in the foundation to seven thousand five hundred dollars.

Statement of Purpose:

To improve the ECS formula and make it more equitable.