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Commitment to Education Act of 2018

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In the House - Hearing 3/20 at 1:15 p.m. (Appropriations)

Synopsis:Requiring money in the Education Trust Fund to be expended in a certain manner in certain fiscal years; requiring certain percentages of the money in the Education Trust Fund to be supplemental to funding for certain programs and formulas beginning in fiscal year 2020; and prohibiting the use of certain funds on school construction projects that the State has approved for planning and for which a local education agency has paid some portion of the State share with local funds.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note
All Sponsors:The Speaker (By Request - Administration)
Additional Facts:Cross-filed with: SB1258
Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): October 1, 2018
Bill imposes a mandated appropriation in the annual State Budget Bill
By Request of the Governor
Appropriations  View Committee Hearing
Ways and Means
Broad Subject(s):Primary and Secondary Education
Higher Education
Narrow Subject(s):Administrative Agencies -see also- Electronic Government
Education -see also- Driver Ed; Higher Ed; Special Ed; etc
Public Schools
Revenue and Taxes -see also- Dev Fees &Taxes; specific tax
Statutes:Article - State Government
(9-1A-27, 9-1A-30)

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March 20, 2018 4:23 P.M.