OFFICE OF FISCAL ANALYSIS

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SB-380

AN ACT CONCERNING THE EXCLUSION OF STUDENT PERFORMANCE RESULTS ON THE MASTERY EXAMINATION FROM TEACHER EVALUATIONS.

AMENDMENT

LCO No.: 5514

File Copy No.: 478

Senate Calendar No.: 313

OFA Fiscal Note

State Impact: None

Municipal Impact: None

Explanation

The amendment strikes the underlying bill and its associated fiscal impact.

The amendment allows certain local and regional boards of education to apply for a waiver from the requirement that the State Board of Education (SBE) approve the local teacher evaluation program. The amendment does not result in a fiscal impact, as the change is procedural in nature.

The preceding Fiscal Impact statement is prepared for the benefit of the members of the General Assembly, solely for the purposes of information, summarization and explanation and does not represent the intent of the General Assembly or either chamber thereof for any purpose. In general, fiscal impacts are based upon a variety of informational sources, including the analyst's professional knowledge. Whenever applicable, agency data is consulted as part of the analysis, however final products do not necessarily reflect an assessment from any specific department.