20-HB2001/SB1962 White/Gresham

Bill Description

Requires a county legislative body to make revenue estimates and determine the level of revenue necessary to establish a budget for the operation of county schools that is at least equal to the minimum budget required to comply with the local match and maintenance of effort provisions of the BEP; requires the director of schools and the chair of the local board of education to prepare a budget according to the revenue estimates and revenue determinations made by the county legislative body.

TLRC Position

We support but are not scoring; Crediting sponsors on leadership.

TLRC Observed Process

Passed both chambers. Became Pub. Ch. 576
House FLOOR VOTE: 3/5/2020 Passed
Voting no were: Clemmons, Freeman, Johnson G, Mitchell, Potts, Powell, Stewart, Towns — 8.
Present and not voting were: Beck, Camper, Chism, Lamar — 4.
Senate unanimous.

Vote Result: Passed

Score: +5