SB 994 Alters the "special education threshold" for any school district with a higher-than-average student population with elevated blood lead levels
Sponsor: Dougherty Co-Sponsor(s)
LR Number: 4750S.01I Fiscal Note: 4750-01
Committee: Education
Last Action: 4/4/2006 - Hearing Conducted S Education Committee Journal Page:
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Effective Date: August 28, 2006

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SB 994 - When calculating state aid payments, any school district that provides credible evidence to the Department and Elementary and Secondary Education that such district has a higher-than-average student population with elevated blood lead levels will have their "special education threshold" altered to zero. DESE shall consult with the Department of Health and Senior Services to determine the average student population having elevated blood lead levels.

DONALD THALHUBER