Connecticut Seal

General Assembly

File No. 632

    January Session, 2015

Substitute House Bill No. 7019

House of Representatives, April 14, 2015

The Committee on Education reported through REP. FLEISCHMANN of the 18th Dist., Chairperson of the Committee on the part of the House, that the substitute bill ought to pass.

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

Section 1

July 1, 2015

10-262i(d)

Sec. 2

July 1, 2015

10-262f

ED

Joint Favorable Subst.

 

Municipalities

Effect

FY 16 $

FY 17 $

All Municipalities

Potential Savings

See Below

See Below

Provision

Current Law

Under the Bill

Dollar reduction per student

$3,000

50% of the net current expenditure per student (NCEP)*

Maximum MBR reduction

0.5% of the MBR

1.5% of the MBR

or

more than 1.5% if education commissioner and the local board of education approve the entire amount of the reduction as determined under the bill's language

Districts in the top 10% of the state, based on DPI

Subject to MBR

Exempt from MBR

*For all school districts 50% of the NCEP per student is expected to be greater than $3,000, the flat number under current law. The 2013-14 statewide average NCEP is $15,729.

Yea

33

Nay

0

(03/25/2015)

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