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|Jan 08, 2014||referred to education|
|Jan 09, 2013||referred to education|
senate Bill S1779
Archive: Last Bill Status -
- In Committee
- On Floor Calendar
- Passed Senate
- Passed Assembly
- Delivered to Governor
- Signed/Vetoed by Governor
S1779 - Details
S1779 - Summary
Provides that the combined wealth ratio formula may be utilized in any school district located in Rockland county in which the ratio of resident non-public school students to the total of resident public and non-public school students exceeds one hundred seventy-five percent of the state average ratio and which has an adjusted gross income per resident textbook enrollment of less than the state average.
S1779 - Sponsor Memo
BILL NUMBER:S1779 TITLE OF BILL: An act to amend the education law, in relation to certain formula school aid options for certain school districts PURPOSE OR GENERAL IDEA OF BILL: This bill would allow certain public school districts the option of using an alternative combined wealth ratio formula as an additional formula option for the calculation of aid. SUMMARY OF SPECIFIC PROVISIONS: Section 1 amends the education law with respect to the distribution of monies to school districts in Rockland county. The provisions allow the use of the combined wealth ratio formula in which the ratio of non-public school students exceeds 175% , and which has an adjusted gross income per resident textbook enrollment of less than the state average. Section 2 provides that the effective date of the bill shall be on the first day of duly next succeeding the date on which it shall have become law. EXISTING LAW: The existing provisions in the Education Law substantially overstate the wealth level of those school districts where the ratio of resident non-public school students to the total of
S1779 - Bill Text download pdf
S T A T E O F N E W Y O R K ________________________________________________________________________ 1779 2013-2014 Regular Sessions I N S E N A T E (PREFILED) January 9, 2013 ___________ Introduced by Sen. CARLUCCI -- read twice and ordered printed, and when printed to be committed to the Committee on Education AN ACT to amend the education law, in relation to certain formula school aid options for certain school districts THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM- BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS: Section 1. The education law is amended by adding a new section 3602-g to read as follows: S 3602-G. APPORTIONMENT OF MONIES TO CERTAIN SCHOOL DISTRICTS. THE COMBINED WEALTH RATIO FORMULA MAY BE UTILIZED IN ANY SCHOOL DISTRICT LOCATED IN ROCKLAND COUNTY IN WHICH THE RATIO OF RESIDENT NON-PUBLIC SCHOOL STUDENTS TO THE TOTAL OF RESIDENT PUBLIC AND NON-PUBLIC SCHOOL STUDENTS EXCEEDS ONE HUNDRED SEVENTY-FIVE PERCENT OF THE STATE AVERAGE RATIO AND WHICH HAS AN ADJUSTED GROSS INCOME PER RESIDENT TEXTBOOK ENROLLMENT OF LESS THAN THE STATE AVERAGE. S 2. This act shall take effect on the first of July next succeeding the date on which it shall have become a law. EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets [ ] is old law to be omitted. LBD02604-01-3
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