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General Assembly

 

Proposed Bill No. 5472

 

January Session, 2013

 

LCO No. 728

   

Referred to Committee on EDUCATION

 

Introduced by:

 

REP. PISCOPO, 76th Dist.

 

AN ACT REPEALING THE REQUIREMENT THAT TOWNS BE RESPONSIBLE FOR PRESCHOOL PROGRAM TUITION PAYMENTS AT MAGNET SCHOOLS.

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

That sections 10-264l and 10-264o, as amended by sections 11 to 13, inclusive, of public act 12-1 of the December special session, be amended to repeal the requirement that local and regional boards of education be responsible for paying any tuition charged for students enrolled in a preschool program offered at an interdistrict magnet school operated by a regional educational service center.

Statement of Purpose:

To repeal the requirement that towns are responsible for paying preschool program tuition at interdistrict magnet schools.