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Relief From Budget Mandates

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In the Senate - Hearing 2/24 at 1:00 p.m.

Synopsis:Providing that if a specified revenue estimate does not exceed a prior estimate the Governor is not required to include an appropriation in the budget for a program or item in an amount that exceeds the fiscal year 2018 appropriation for the program or item; requiring the Governor to fund specified mandated appropriations; prohibiting the General Assembly from enacting legislation that creates a new required level of funding in the annual budget bill for a specific program or item unless specified provisions are included; etc.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note
All Sponsors:The President (By Request - Administration) and Senators Bates, Cassilly, Eckardt, Edwards, Hershey, Hough, Jennings, Norman, Ready, Reilly, Salling, Serafini, Simonaire, and Waugh
Additional Facts:Cross-filed with: HB0449
Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): June 1, 2016
By Request of the Governor
Budget and Taxation  View Committee Hearing
Broad Subject(s):Operating Budget
State Government - General Assembly
Narrow Subject(s):Appropriations
Budgets -see also- Capital Budgets
Education -see also- Driver Ed; Higher Ed; Special Ed; etc
General Assembly -see also- AELR Cmte; Leg Policy Committee
Public Schools
Retirement Systems -see also- Mandatory Retirement
Revenue and Taxes -see also- Dev Fees &Taxes; specific tax
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October 24, 2017 5:08 P.M.