Bill Text: TX SB41 | 2017 | 85th Legislature 1st Special Session | Introduced


Bill Title: Relating to the bilingual education allotment provided under the public school finance system.

Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 8-0)

Status: (Introduced) 2017-07-19 - Co-author authorized [SB41 Detail]

Download: Texas-2017-SB41-Introduced.html
  85S10373 MEW-D
 
  By: Rodríguez, et al. S.B. No. 41
 
 
 
A BILL TO BE ENTITLED
 
AN ACT
  relating to the bilingual education allotment provided under the
  public school finance system.
         BE IT ENACTED BY THE LEGISLATURE OF THE STATE OF TEXAS:
         SECTION 1.  Section 42.153(a), Education Code, is amended to
  read as follows:
         (a)  For each student in average daily attendance in a
  bilingual education or special language program under Subchapter B,
  Chapter 29, a district is entitled to an annual allotment equal to
  the adjusted basic allotment multiplied by 0.25 [0.1].
         SECTION 2.  This Act takes effect September 1, 2017, if this
  Act receives a vote of two-thirds of all the members elected to each
  house, as provided by Section 39, Article III, Texas Constitution.
  If this Act does not receive the vote necessary for effect on that
  date, this Act takes effect on the 91st day after the last day of the
  legislative session.
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