assembly Bill A7714

Relates to transitional aid for Tier 4 eligible school districts

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  • 31 / May / 2013
    • REFERRED TO EDUCATION
  • 12 / Jun / 2013
    • REPORTED REFERRED TO WAYS AND MEANS
  • 13 / Jun / 2013
    • REPORTED REFERRED TO RULES
  • 17 / Jun / 2013
    • REPORTED
  • 17 / Jun / 2013
    • RULES REPORT CAL.376
  • 17 / Jun / 2013
    • ORDERED TO THIRD READING RULES CAL.376
  • 18 / Jun / 2013
    • PASSED ASSEMBLY
  • 18 / Jun / 2013
    • DELIVERED TO SENATE
  • 18 / Jun / 2013
    • REFERRED TO RULES
  • 08 / Jan / 2014
    • DIED IN SENATE
  • 08 / Jan / 2014
    • RETURNED TO ASSEMBLY
  • 08 / Jan / 2014
    • ORDERED TO THIRD READING CAL.377

Summary

Relates to transitional aid for Tier 4 eligible school districts.

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Bill Details

Versions:
A7714
Legislative Cycle:
2013-2014
Law Section:
Education Law
Laws Affected:
Amd ยง3602, Ed L
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                    S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
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                                  7714

                       2013-2014 Regular Sessions

                          I N  A S S E M B L Y

                              May 31, 2013
                               ___________

Introduced  by  M. of A. McDONALD, FAHY, NOLAN -- read once and referred
  to the Committee on Education

AN ACT to amend the education law, in relation to transitional  aid  for
  certain charter schools

  THE  PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM-
BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:

  Section 1. Subdivision 41 of section 3602 of  the  education  law,  as
added  by  section  18  of part B of chapter 57 of the laws of 2007, the
subdivision heading and the opening paragraph as amended by  section  20
of  part  B  of  chapter  57  of the laws of 2008, is amended to read as
follows:
  41. Transitional aid for charter school payments.  A. In  addition  to
any  other apportionment under this section, for the two thousand seven-
-two thousand eight school year and thereafter, a school district  other
than a city school district in a city having a population of one million
or more shall be eligible for an apportionment in an amount equal to THE
GREATER OF:
  (1) the sum of:
  (a) the product of (i) the product of eighty percent multiplied by the
charter  school  basic tuition computed for such school district for the
base year pursuant to section twenty-eight  hundred  fifty-six  of  this
chapter,  multiplied  by  (ii)  the  positive difference, if any, of the
number of resident pupils enrolled in the charter  school  in  the  base
year  less the number of resident pupils enrolled in a charter school in
the year prior to the  base  year,  provided,  however,  that  a  school
district  shall be eligible for an apportionment pursuant to this [para-
graph] CLAUSE only if the number of  its  resident  pupils  enrolled  in
charter  schools in the base year exceeds two percent of the total resi-
dent public school district enrollment of such school  district  in  the
base  year  or  the total general fund payments made by such district to
charter schools in the base year for resident pupils enrolled in charter

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD11280-02-3

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schools exceeds two percent of total general fund expenditures  of  such
district in the base year, plus
  (b)  the product of (i) the product of sixty percent multiplied by the
charter school basic tuition computed for such school district  for  the
base  year  pursuant  to  section twenty-eight hundred fifty-six of this
chapter, multiplied by (ii) the positive  difference,  if  any,  of  the
number  of  resident  pupils  enrolled in the charter school in the year
prior to the base year less the number of resident pupils enrolled in  a
charter  school  in the year two years prior to the base year, provided,
however, that a school district shall be eligible for  an  apportionment
pursuant  to  this [paragraph] CLAUSE only if the number of its resident
pupils enrolled in charter schools in the year prior to  the  base  year
exceeds two percent of the total resident public school district enroll-
ment  of  such school district in the year prior to the base year or the
total general fund payments made by such district to charter schools  in
the  year prior to the base year for resident pupils enrolled in charter
schools exceeds two percent of the total general  fund  expenditures  of
such district in the year prior to the base year, plus
  (c)  the product of (i) the product of forty percent multiplied by the
charter school basic tuition computed for such school district  for  the
base  year  pursuant  to  section twenty-eight hundred fifty-six of this
chapter, multiplied by (ii) the positive  difference,  if  any,  of  the
number of resident pupils enrolled in the charter school in the year two
years prior to the base year less the number of resident pupils enrolled
in  a  charter  school  in  the year three years prior to the base year,
provided, however, that a school  district  shall  be  eligible  for  an
apportionment  pursuant to this [paragraph] CLAUSE only if the number of
its resident pupils enrolled in charter schools in the  year  two  years
prior  to the base year exceeds two percent of the total resident public
school district enrollment of such school district in the year two years
prior to the base year or the total general fund payments made  by  such
district to charter schools in the year two years prior to the base year
for  resident  pupils enrolled in charter schools exceeds two percent of
the total general fund expenditures of such district  in  the  year  two
years prior to the base year; OR
  (2)  FOR  A TIER 4 ELIGIBLE SCHOOL DISTRICT, THE PRODUCT OF THE NUMBER
OF RESIDENT PUPILS ENROLLED IN THE CHARTER  SCHOOL  FOR  THE  BASE  YEAR
MULTIPLIED BY THE SATURATION CHARTER TUITION AMOUNT.
  B.  FOR  THE  PURPOSES  OF  THIS SUBDIVISION A "TIER 4 ELIGIBLE SCHOOL
DISTRICT" SHALL BE A SCHOOL DISTRICT WHERE THE QUOTIENT OF THE BASE YEAR
RESIDENT PUPILS ENROLLED IN CHARTER SCHOOLS DIVIDED BY THE  TOTAL  RESI-
DENT PUBLIC SCHOOL DISTRICT ENROLLMENT, IS TWENTY PERCENT OR MORE, BASED
ON  DATA  ON  FILE WITH THE COMMISSIONER AND IN THE DATABASE USED BY THE
COMMISSIONER TO PRODUCE AN UPDATED  ELECTRONIC  DATA  FILE  ON  FEBRUARY
FIFTEENTH  OF THE BASE YEAR PURSUANT TO PARAGRAPH B OF SUBDIVISION TWEN-
TY-ONE OF SECTION THREE HUNDRED FIVE OF THIS CHAPTER.
  C. FOR THE  PURPOSES  OF  THIS  SUBDIVISION  THE  "SATURATION  CHARTER
TUITION  AMOUNT" SHALL BE TWENTY PERCENT (.20) MULTIPLIED BY THE CHARTER
SCHOOL BASIC TUITION COMPUTED FOR SUCH  SCHOOL  DISTRICT  FOR  THE  BASE
YEAR.
  [(d)]  D.  For  purposes  of  this  subdivision  the  number of pupils
enrolled in a charter school shall not  include  pupils  enrolled  in  a
charter  school  for  which the charter was approved by a charter entity
contained in paragraph [a] (A) of subdivision three of  section  twenty-
eight hundred fifty-one of this chapter.
  S 2. This act shall take effect immediately.

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