Bill Text: IA SF2 | 2021-2022 | 89th General Assembly | Introduced


Bill Title: A bill for an act establishing a limitation on the amount of administrative costs for school districts.

Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Republican 1-0)

Status: (Introduced) 2021-01-22 - Subcommittee Meeting: 01/26/2021 2:00PM RM 111. [SF2 Detail]

Download: Iowa-2021-SF2-Introduced.html
Senate File 2 - Introduced SENATE FILE 2 BY ZAUN A BILL FOR An Act establishing a limitation on the amount of 1 administrative costs for school districts. 2 BE IT ENACTED BY THE GENERAL ASSEMBLY OF THE STATE OF IOWA: 3 TLSB 1655XS (1) 89 md/jh
S.F. 2 Section 1. Section 257.7, Code 2021, is amended by adding 1 the following new subsection: 2 NEW SUBSECTION . 3. Administrative costs. For budget years 3 beginning on or after July 1, 2022, the portion of the total 4 authorized expenditures of a school district that is budgeted 5 for administrative costs shall not exceed five percent of the 6 total authorized expenditures of a school district under this 7 section. “Administrative costs” shall be defined by rules 8 adopted by the department of education. 9 EXPLANATION 10 The inclusion of this explanation does not constitute agreement with 11 the explanation’s substance by the members of the general assembly. 12 This bill provides that for budget years beginning on 13 or after July 1, 2022, the portion of the total authorized 14 expenditures of a school district that is budgeted for 15 administrative costs shall not exceed 5 percent of the total 16 authorized expenditures of a school district. “Administrative 17 costs” shall be defined by rules adopted by the department of 18 education. 19 -1- LSB 1655XS (1) 89 md/jh 1/ 1
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