House Committee Substitute

HCS/SCS/SB 769 - This act permits school districts meeting certain criteria to make a one-time additional transfer from the incidental fund to the capital projects fund in an amount not to exceed forty percent of that district's June 30, 2006 incidental fund. Puxico R-VIII, Valley R-VI, Bismarck R-V, and Caruthersville and are the only school districts known to fit the qualifications delineated in the act. The provisions of this section shall terminate on July 1, 2007.

This act allows school districts to reduce the number of days in the school calendar because of inclement weather occurring after April 1, 2006, during school year 2005-2006. Further, the act allows such districts a waiver of the requirement to schedule make-up days and to provide food service on a summer food service basis if it resumes school with double sessions.

This act contains an emergency clause.


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