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AB 568 - 2011-2013 Education Appropriations - Key Vote

Nevada Key Votes

Kelvin Atkinson voted Yea (Passage) on this Legislation.

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Legislation - Vetoed (Executive) -

Title: 2011-2013 Education Appropriations

Legislation - Introduced (House) -

Title: 2011-2013 Education Appropriations

Legislation - Bill Passed (Senate) (11-10) - (Key vote)

Title: 2011-2013 Education Appropriations

Vote Smart's Synopsis:

Vote to pass a bill that appropriates funds for K-12 public education for the 2011-2013 biennium.

Highlights:
  • Appropriates $1.37 billion for the 2011-2012 fiscal year and $1.4 billion for the 2012-2013 fiscal year from the State General Fund to the State Distributive School Account (Sec. 4).
  • Appropriates a weighted average of $5,542 per pupil in guaranteed support for school district operations for fiscal year 2011-2012, and a weighted average of $5,655 per pupil in guaranteed support for fiscal year 2012-2013 (Secs. 1 & 2).
  • Requires the Department of Education to transfer $144 million from the State Distributive School Account to county school districts for fiscal year 2011-2012, and $147 million for fiscal year 2012-2013, to be used solely to employ teachers (Secs. 16 & 17).
Legislation - Bill Passed (House) (26-16) - (Key vote)

Title: 2011-2013 Education Appropriations

Vote Smart's Synopsis:

Vote to pass a bill that appropriates funds for K-12 public education for the 2011-2013 biennium.

Highlights:
  • Appropriates $1.37 billion for the 2011-2012 fiscal year and $1.4 billion for the 2012-2013 fiscal year from the State General Fund to the State Distributive School Account (Sec. 4).
  • Appropriates a weighted average of $5,542 per pupil in guaranteed support for school district operations for fiscal year 2011-2012, and a weighted average of $5,655 per pupil in guaranteed support for fiscal year 2012-2013 (Secs. 1 & 2).
  • Requires the Department of Education to transfer $144 million from the State Distributive School Account to county school districts for fiscal year 2011-2012, and $147 million for fiscal year 2012-2013, to be used solely to employ teachers (Secs. 16 & 17).

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