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House Bill 762; 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, in preliminary provisions, providing for powers and duties of the Secretary of Education; in grounds and buildings, further providing for limitations on approval of public school building projects and establishing the Public School Building Construction and Reconstruction Advisory Committee; in pupils and attendance, further providing for education and training of exceptional children; in charter schools, further providing 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; providing for the rural regional college for underserved counties; in funding for public libraries, providing for State aid for fiscal year 2015-2016; 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 and for special education funding for eligible students with disabilities in Cost Category 3; in reimbursements by Commonwealth and between school districts, providing for reimbursement for school districts without required documentation, for public school building lease and debt service reimbursements for fiscal year 2015-2016 and for ready-to-learn block grants; providing for school district debt refinancing bonds; and repealing provisions of The Fiscal Code relating to rural regional college for underserved counties.
PN 0903
Referred to EDUCATION, March 10, 2015
PN 1051
Reported as amended, April 1, 2015
First consideration, April 1, 2015
Laid on the table, April 1, 2015
Removed from table, April 13, 2015
Second consideration, April 14, 2015
Re-committed to APPROPRIATIONS, April 14, 2015
Re-reported as committed, April 15, 2015
Third consideration and final passage, April 15, 2015 (193-0)
In the Senate
Referred to EDUCATION, April 17, 2015
Reported as committed, June 3, 2015
First consideration, June 3, 2015
Re-referred to APPROPRIATIONS, June 16, 2015
Re-reported as committed, June 23, 2015
Second consideration, June 24, 2015
Re-committed to APPROPRIATIONS, June 24, 2015
PN 1999
Re-reported as amended, June 29, 2015
Third consideration and final passage, June 30, 2015 (30-19)
(Remarks see Senate Journal Page 856-859), June 30, 2015
In the House
Referred to RULES, June 30, 2015
Re-reported on concurrence, as committed, June 30, 2015
House concurred in Senate amendments, June 30, 2015 (107-88)
(Remarks see House Journal Page 1427), June 30, 2015
Signed in House, June 30, 2015
Signed in Senate, June 30, 2015
Presented to the Governor, June 30, 2015
Vetoed by the Governor, July 2, 2015
Veto No. 3
In the House
Bill, together with Governor's Veto Message, laid on the table, July 20, 2015
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