Amendment #56 to H.3514

An Amendment Relative to Target Share Funding

Representatives Lyons of Andover and Lombardo of Billerica move that the bill be amended by adding the following new section:

SECTION XX. Chapter 70 of the General Laws is hereby amended by inserting, after section 2, the following section:-

SECTION 3: The commonwealth shall appropriate and expend whatever funds necessary to establish a minimum funding contribution of not less than 17.5 per cent of the gross education foundation budget for each municipal, regional or other school district governed under this chapter.