A report on the first prefiled bills released today.
Someone asked a question earlier this week about what the BSA will be for FY16. The BSA is what was passed in HB 278 last year - $5,880 for FY16 and $5,930 for FY17. The amount for FY16 was forward funded last session.
As to any predictions about what might occur regarding education funding during the upcoming session,
I don't think there will be much action on funding. I think the legislature will probably wait for the reports required through HB 278 before deciding to change any funding. The one wild card affecting that prediction (and it's a big one) is the dire financial situation of the state right now.
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