DE SB56 | 2021-2022 | 151st General Assembly


Completed Legislative Action
Spectrum: Moderate Partisan Bill (Democrat 30-5)
Status: Passed on June 30 2021 - 100% progression
Action: 2021-06-30 - Signed by Governor
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

2021-05-13 - House - House Third Reading (Y: 39 N: 0 NV: 0 Abs: 2) [PASS]
2021-03-11 - Senate - Senate Third Reading (Y: 20 N: 0 NV: 1 Abs: 0) [PASS]


2021-06-30 Signed by Governor
2021-05-13 Passed By House. Votes: 39 YES 2 ABSENT
2021-05-07 Suspension of Rules in House
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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