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2017 Regular Session



Education - Universal Prekindergarten - Established

Sponsored by:

Delegate Walker


In the House - Hearing 3/03 at 1:00 p.m.

Synopsis:Requiring each county board of education to receive from the State a supplemental prekindergarten grant beginning in fiscal year 2019; establishing a formula for the calculation of the grant to each county; requiring the State to distribute a specified grant at the same time as the distribution of other specified funds; requiring the State to first use the Education Trust Fund for the grants; requiring general funds to be used if there are insufficient funds in the Trust Fund to provide the specified required funds; etc.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note
All Sponsors:Delegates Walker and Hixson
Additional Facts:Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): July 1, 2017
Bill imposes a mandated appropriation in the annual State Budget Bill
Bill imposes a local government mandate which is a directive in a bill requiring a local government unit to perform a task or assume a responsibility that has a discernible fiscal impact on the local government unit
Ways and Means  View Committee Hearing
Broad Subject(s):Primary and Secondary Education
Narrow Subject(s):Counties -see also- Chartered Counties; Code Counties
Education, Boards of
Public Schools
Revenue and Taxes -see also- Dev Fees &Taxes; specific tax
Statutes:Article - Education
(7-101.1, 7-101.2, 5-218)
Article - State Government

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November 28, 2017 1:04 P.M.