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2009 Regular Session
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Bill Title: Relating to education service districts.
Catchline/Summary: Dissolves and merges education service districts to reduce number of districts from 21 to 13.
Requires State Board of Education to enter orders necessary to establish new districts on or before January 1, 2011. Authorizes Department of Education to charge education service district for excessive costs related to carrying out duties required by Act. Makes new districts operative July 1, 2011. Requires organizing authority of each education service district to divide district into five zones for purpose of electing board of directors. Specifies procedures for electing board. Specifies requirements and terms of office of board members. Specifies rights of employees who work for and electors who reside in education service districts to be dissolved or merged. Provides that newly formed education service districts receive specified State School Fund grant based on number of former education service districts that merged to form new district. Provides that newly formed education service districts may receive specified general services grant based on number of former education service districts that merged to form new district if amount of grant exceeds other specified amounts.
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Fiscal Impact: Fiscal Impact Issued
Revenue Impact: May Have Revenue Impact, But No Statement Yet Issued
Measure Analysis: Staff Measure Summary / Impact Statements
Current Location: In House Committee
Current Committee: Joint Committee On Ways and Means
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Potential Conflicts of Interest/Vote Explanations: Potential Conflicts of Interest/Vote Explanation Documents
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