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HB 1001 - 2015-2017 Biennium Budget - Key Vote

Indiana Key Votes

Bob Behning voted Yea (Passage) on this Legislation.

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Legislation - Signed (Executive) -

Title: 2015-2017 Biennium Budget

Legislation - Conference Report Adopted (House) (69-30) - (Key vote)

Title: 2015-2017 Biennium Budget

Vote Result
Yea Votes
Nay Votes
Vote Smart's Synopsis:

Vote to adopt a conference report that passes a bill that appropriates funds for the 2015-2016 and 2016-2017 fiscal years.

Highlights:
  • Establishes the Charter and Innovation Network School Grant Program to make an annual grant to a school and the Charter and Innovation School Advance Program to make advances to a school that meets certain conditions, including, but not limited to, the following conditions (Secs. 162 & 232):
    • The charter school was placed in a “C” or better category of performance for the most recently completed school year;
    • The charter school is in its first or second year of operation; or 
    • The charter school does not receive a category of performance for the most recently completed school year.
  • Specifies that the annual grant amount for a school under the Charter and Innovation Network School Grant Program is $500 per student counted in the current ADM of the school (Sec. 162). 
  • Prohibits the state from advancing more than $50 million to schools under the charter and innovation school advance program in the fiscal years 2015-2016 and 2016-2017 (Sec. 232). 
  • Establishes a tax credit for teachers to be the lesser of the following amounts (Sec. 82):
    • The amount of $100; or
    • The total amount spent for classroom supplies during a taxable year. 

 

Legislation - Conference Report Adopted (Senate) (40-9) - (Key vote)

Title: 2015-2017 Biennium Budget

Vote Result
Yea Votes
Nay Votes
Vote Smart's Synopsis:

Vote to adopt a conference report that passes a bill that appropriates funds for the 2015-2016 and 2016-2017 fiscal years.

Highlights:
  • Establishes the Charter and Innovation Network School Grant Program to make an annual grant to a school and the Charter and Innovation School Advance Program to make advances to a school that meets certain conditions, including, but not limited to, the following conditions (Secs. 162 & 232):
    • The charter school was placed in a “C” or better category of performance for the most recently completed school year;
    • The charter school is in its first or second year of operation; or 
    • The charter school does not receive a category of performance for the most recently completed school year.
  • Specifies that the annual grant amount for a school under the Charter and Innovation Network School Grant Program is $500 per student counted in the current ADM of the school (Sec. 162). 
  • Prohibits the state from advancing more than $50 million to schools under the charter and innovation school advance program in the fiscal years 2015-2016 and 2016-2017 (Sec. 232). 
  • Establishes a tax credit for teachers to be the lesser of the following amounts (Sec. 82):
    • The amount of $100; or
    • The total amount spent for classroom supplies during a taxable year. 

 

Legislation - Nonconcurrence Vote Passed (House) -
Note:

NOTE: THIS CHAMBER HAS REFUSED TO CONCUR WITH THE AMENDMENTS OF THE OPPOSING CHAMBER, HOWEVER NO VOTES WERE TAKEN.

Legislation - Bill Passed With Amendment (Senate) (-) -

Title: 2015-2017 Biennium Budget

Legislation - Bill Passed (House) (69-29) - (Key vote)

Title: 2015-2017 Biennium Budget

Vote Result
Yea Votes
Nay Votes
Vote Smart's Synopsis:

Vote to pass a bill that appropriates funds for fiscal years 2015-2016 and 2016-2017.

Legislation - Introduced (House) -

Title: 2015-2017 Biennium Budget

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