DE SB56 | 2021-2022 | 151st General Assembly


Spectrum: Moderate Partisan Bill (Democrat 29-5)
Status: Engrossed on March 11 2021 - 50% progression
Action: 2021-03-24 - Reported Out of Committee (Education) in House with 10 Favorable, 2 On Its Merits
Text: Latest bill text (Draft #1) [HTML]


This Act codifies the Opportunity Fund, an additional source of educational funding for Delaware public schools intended to support the increased needs of low income and English learner students, and establishes the parameters for how the funding is to be distributed to school districts and charter schools.

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An Act To Amend The Delaware Code Relating To Educational Opportunity Funding.


Roll Calls

2021-03-11 - Senate - Senate Third Reading (Y: 20 N: 0 NV: 1 Abs: 0) [PASS]


2021-03-24 Reported Out of Committee (Education) in House with 10 Favorable, 2 On Its Merits
2021-03-12 Assigned to Education Committee in House
2021-03-11 Passed By Senate. Votes: 20 YES 1 NOT VOTING
2021-03-10 Reported Out of Committee (Education) in Senate with 3 Favorable, 3 On Its Merits
2021-01-28 Introduced and Assigned to Education Committee in Senate

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