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The 191st General Court of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts

Bill S.2325 190th (2017 - 2018)

An Act modernizing the foundation budget for the 21st century

SENATE, Friday, March 9, 2018 - The committee on Education, to whom was referred the petitions (accompanied by resolve, Senate, No. 217) of Harriette L. Chandler, Anne M. Gobi, Carmine L. Gentile, Richard J. Ross and others for legislation to establish a commission on regional school district foundation budgets; (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 223) of Sonia Chang-Diaz, Jack Lewis, Jason M. Lewis, Marjorie C. Decker and other members of the General Court for legislation to modernize the foundation budget for the 21st century; (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 224) of Cynthia S. Creem for legislation relative to special education transportation costs; (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 225) of Cynthia S. Creem for legislation relative to circuit breaker reimbursement; (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 235) of Sal N. DiDomenico, Mayor Martin J. Walsh, Edward F. Coppinger, Daniel Cullinane and other members of the General Court for legislation relating to special education funding; (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 241) of Sal N. DiDomenico and James B. Eldridge for legislation relative to charter school funding; (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 268) of Patricia D. Jehlen, James B. Eldridge, Kenneth I. Gordon and Mary S. Keefe for legislation to include transitory student enrollment in the calculation of aide under Chapter 70; (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 284) of Jason M. Lewis, Chris Walsh, Jennifer E. Benson, Barbara A. L'Italien and other members of the General Court for legislation to implement the recommendations of the Chapter 70 foundation budget review commission; (accompanied by bill, House, No. 252) of Kimberly N. Ferguson, James M. Kelcourse and others relative to school foundation budgets; (accompanied by bill, House, No. 264) of Patricia A. Haddad and others relative to special education funding; (accompanied by bill, House, No. 269) of Bradford R. Hill, David K. Muradian, Jr., and Kathleen O'Connor Ives relative to the foundation funding of special education; (accompanied by bill, House, No. 282) of James M. Kelcourse, Bradford R. Hill and Kathleen O'Connor Ives relative to the calculation of the special education reimbursement funding program; (accompanied by bill, House, No. 283) of James M. Kelcourse, Bradford R. Hill and Kathleen O'Connor Ives relative to special education transportation funding reform; (accompanied by bill, House, No. 299) of David K. Muradian, Jr., and others relative to special education funding; (accompanied by bill, House, No. 312) of John H. Rogers, Thomas M. Stanley and Michael S. Day for legislation to promote educational resource allocation decisions at the local level; (accompanied by bill, House, No. 313) of John H. Rogers and others relative to expanding the special education reimbursement program to include transportation costs; (accompanied by bill, House, No. 2040) of Bradford R. Hill relative to implementing the recommendations of the foundation budget review commission; (accompanied by bill, House, No. 2063) of Frank I. Smizik and others relative to the calculation of special education reimbursement amounts; and (accompanied by bill, House, No. 2841) of Claire D. Cronin and others relative to the Foundation Budget Review Commission,- reports the accompanying bill (Senate, No. 2325).

Bill Information

Sponsor:
Joint Committee on Education

Bill History

Displaying 8 actions for Bill S.2325
Date Branch Action
3/9/2018 Senate Reported from the committee on Education
3/9/2018 Senate New draft of H252, H264, H269, H282, H283, H299, H312, H313, H2040, H2063, H2841, S217, S223, S224, S225, S235, S241, S268 and S284
3/9/2018 Senate Bill reported favorably by committee and referred to the committee on Senate Ways and Means
5/3/2018 Senate Committee recommended ought to pass with an amendment, substituting therefore a new draft, see S2506
5/3/2018 Senate Order relative to subject matter adopted
5/3/2018 Senate Placed in the Orders of the Day for Thursday, May 10, 2018
5/10/2018 Senate Read second
5/10/2018 Senate New draft substituted, see S2506

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