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General Assembly

 

Proposed Bill No. 721

 

January Session, 2013

 

LCO No. 2137

   

Referred to Committee on EDUCATION

 

Introduced by:

 

SEN. WITKOS, 8th Dist.

SEN. BYE, 5th Dist.

SEN. CHAPIN, 30th Dist.

SEN. LEBEAU, 3rd Dist.

REP. NAFIS, 27th Dist.

REP. ZIOBRON, 34th Dist.

REP. WIDLITZ, 98th Dist.

REP. PISCOPO, 76th Dist.

REP. LEGEYT, 17th Dist.

REP. CASE, 63rd Dist.

REP. MINER, 66th Dist.

SEN. WELCH, 31st Dist.

AN ACT REPEALING THE REQUIREMENT THAT BOARDS OF EDUCATION BE RESPONSIBLE FOR PRESCHOOL TUITION PAYMENTS.

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

That sections 10-264l and 10-264o of the general statutes 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 or a charter school.

Statement of Purpose:

To repeal the requirement that local and regional boards of education are responsible for paying preschool program tuition at magnet schools and charter schools.