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Legislative Year: 2020 Change

Bill Detail: HB20-1260

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Title School Finance Adjustment To 2019-20 Total Program
Status Governor Signed (03/11/2020)
Bill Subjects
  • Education & School Finance (Pre & K-12)
House Sponsors D. Esgar (D)
J. McCluskie (D)
Senate Sponsors B. Rankin (R)
R. Zenzinger (D)
House Committee Appropriations
Senate Committee Appropriations
Date Introduced 02/03/2020

Joint Budget Committee. The general assembly recognizes that
the actual funded pupil count and the actual at-risk pupil count for the
2019-20 budget year are higher than anticipated when the appropriation
amount was established during the 2019 legislative session, resulting in
an increase in total program for the 2019-20 budget year.
In addition, specific ownership tax revenue was less than

anticipated, but local property tax revenue was more than anticipated,
resulting in a net increase in the local share of total program funding. The
increase in the local share of total program funding offsets a portion of
the increase in total program.
The bill declares the general assembly's intent to maintain the
budget stabilization factor at the dollar amount of the original
In addition, the total program amount set forth in statute must be
increased to reflect the passage of House Bill 19-1262, concerning state
funding for full-day kindergarten.
The bill makes an appropriation to increase the state share of total

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