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2011 Regular Session
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At the request of: (at the request of Senate Interim Committee on Education and General Government for Full-Day Kindergarten Implementation Committee)
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Regular Sponsors: Printed pursuant to Senate Interim Rule 213.28 by order of the President of the Senate in conformance with presession filing rules, indicating neither advocacy nor opposition on the part of the President.
Bill Title: Relating to kindergarten.
Catchline/Summary: Extends applicability of law that requires school districts to offer half-day kindergarten and allows school districts and public charter schools to offer supplemental kindergarten.
Requires school districts to offer full-day kindergarten beginning with 2015-2016 school year.] Removes requirement that aggregate days membership of kindergarten students be calculated on basis of half-day program, beginning with State School Fund distributions made for 2015-2016.] Requires school districts to offer half-day kindergarten, authorizes school districts to offer full-day kindergarten and authorizes public charter schools to offer either half-day or full-day kindergarten, beginning with 2015-2016 school year. Specifies that aggregate days membership of kindergarten students be calculated on basis of either half-time or full-time program, whichever school offers, beginning with State School Fund distributions made for 2015-2016.
Chapter Number: Chapter 704
Fiscal Impact: Fiscal Impact Issued
Revenue Impact: Revenue Impact Issued
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