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Bill Detail: SB19-009

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Title Financial Incentives For Rural Educators
Status Governor Signed (03/25/2019)
Bill Subjects
  • Education & School Finance (Pre & K-12)
House Sponsors J. Wilson (R)
B. McLachlan (D)
Senate Sponsors N. Todd (D)
House Committee Education
Senate Committee Education
Date Introduced 01/04/2019

Under existing law, the department of higher education
(department) annually awards up to 40 stipends of not more than $2,800
to students enrolled in teacher preparation programs who agree to teach
in a rural school or rural school district. The bill removes the limit on the
number of stipends and increases the amount to $4,000.
Under existing law, the department also annually awards up to 60

stipends to educators in rural schools and rural school districts who are
seeking certain certifications. The bill removes the limit on the number
of stipends.

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