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|Jan 08, 2014||referred to education|
|Mar 18, 2013||referred to education|
senate Bill S4262
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S4262 - Details
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S4262 - Summary
Directs the commissioner of education to re-classify the Canton central school district as a high need-rural category based on 2010 census data.
S4262 - Sponsor Memo
BILL NUMBER:S4262 TITLE OF BILL: An act to direct the commissioner of education to re-classify the Canton central school district as a high need-rural category PURPOSE: This bill directs the Commissioner of the New York State Education Department to re-classify the Canton Central School District, using the 2010 Census Data, as a high need-rural category school. SUMMARY OF PROVISIONS: Section 1 provides that for the calculation of state aid under article 73 of the Education Law, the Commissioner of Education shall re-classify the Canton Central School District as a high need-rural category school, based upon the 2010 Census Data, JUSTIFICATION: The Canton Central School District experienced a reduction in funds of nearly $4,500 per pupil from the Gap Elimination Adjustment for school years 2010-2011, 2011-2012 and 2012-2013 In addition, preliminary estimates indicate the Gap Elimination Adjustment for the Canton Central School District in the 2013-2014 school year may be reduced by $1,400 per pupil. These reductions are among the highest in the State. The Canton Central School District does not have the capacity to offset the disproportionate and
S4262 - Bill Text download pdf
S T A T E O F N E W Y O R K ________________________________________________________________________ 4262 2013-2014 Regular Sessions I N S E N A T E March 18, 2013 ___________ Introduced by Sen. RITCHIE -- read twice and ordered printed, and when printed to be committed to the Committee on Education AN ACT to direct the commissioner of education to re-classify the Canton central school district as a high need-rural category THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM- BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS: Section 1. Notwithstanding any other provision of law, rule or regu- lation, for the purposes of the calculation of state aid under article 73 of the education law, based on 2010 census data, the commissioner of education shall re-classify the Canton central school district as a high need-rural category as defined by such commissioner based upon the need/resource capacity index applicable to such school districts. S 2. This act shall take effect immediately. EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets [ ] is old law to be omitted. LBD09789-02-3
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