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House Bill 224; Regular Session 2015-2016


Printer's No.(PN):
Short Title:
An Act amending the act of March 10, 1949 (P.L.30, No.14), known as the Public School Code of 1949, providing for the posting of annual financial information for public school entities; in pupils and attendance, further providing for education and training of exceptional children; in charter schools, further providing for definitions and for school staff; in vocational education, further providing for vocational education equipment grants; in community colleges, further providing for financial program and payment reimbursement; in disruptive student programs, further providing for applications; in private alternative education institutions for disruptive students, further providing for contracts with private alternative education institutions; in funding for public libraries, providing for State aid for fiscal year 2015-2016; and, in reimbursements by Commonwealth and between school districts, providing for student-weighted basic education funding; further providing for payments to intermediate units, for special education payments to school districts, for extraordinary special education program expenses, for special education funding for eligible students with disabilities in Cost Category 3, and for assistance to school districts declared to be in financial recovery status or identified for financial watch status; and providing for ready-to-learn block grants.
PN 0214
Referred to EDUCATION, Jan. 26, 2015
Reported as committed, Feb. 3, 2015
First consideration, Feb. 3, 2015
Laid on the table, Feb. 3, 2015
Removed from table, Feb. 9, 2015
Second consideration, Feb. 10, 2015
Re-committed to APPROPRIATIONS, Feb. 10, 2015
Re-reported as committed, Feb. 11, 2015
Third consideration and final passage, Feb. 11, 2015 (195-0)
In the Senate
Referred to EDUCATION, Feb. 13, 2015
Reported as committed, June 23, 2015
First consideration, June 23, 2015
Second consideration, June 28, 2015
Re-referred to APPROPRIATIONS, June 28, 2015
PN 2180
Re-reported as amended, Sept. 16, 2015
Third consideration and final passage, Sept. 18, 2015 (30-19)
In the House
Referred to RULES, Sept. 21, 2015
Re-reported on concurrence, as committed, Sept. 24, 2015
House concurred in Senate amendments, Sept. 24, 2015 (112-87)
(Remarks see House Journal Page 1621), Sept. 24, 2015
Signed in House, Sept. 24, 2015
Signed in Senate, Sept. 28, 2015
Presented to the Governor, Sept. 29, 2015
Vetoed by the Governor, Sept. 29, 2015
Veto No. 6
In the House
Bill, together with Governor's Veto Message, laid on the table, Sept. 29, 2015
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