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General Assembly


Raised Bill No. 5522

February Session, 2014


LCO No. 1881



Referred to Committee on EDUCATION


Introduced by:





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

Section 1. Subdivision (2) of subsection (b) of section 10-16q of the general statutes is repealed and the following is substituted in lieu thereof (Effective July 1, 2014):

(2) For the fiscal year ending June 30, [2009] 2015, and each fiscal year thereafter, the per child cost of the Department of Education school readiness program offered by a school readiness provider shall not exceed [eight thousand three hundred forty-six dollars] (A) nine thousand dollars for a full-day program, and (B) four thousand five hundred dollars for a part-day program.

This act shall take effect as follows and shall amend the following sections:

Section 1

July 1, 2014


Statement of Purpose:

To increase the per child reimbursement for full-day school readiness programs.

[Proposed deletions are enclosed in brackets. Proposed additions are indicated by underline, except that when the entire text of a bill or resolution or a section of a bill or resolution is new, it is not underlined.]