|IN||Signed into law 05/2013||P-12||School capital projects fund.|
From Fiscal Impact Statement: This bill extends the authority for a school corporation to use money in its capital projects fund to pay the ...
|WA||Signed into law 04/2013||P-12||Modifying School District Bidding Requirements for Improvement and Repair Projects|
Amends existing law to allow for the board to make improvements or repairs to the property of the district through a department within the d...
|ME||Became law without governor's signature 04/2013||P-12||An Act To Raise the School Construction Bond Cap|
Allows the state board to approve projects as long as no project approval will cause 5 debt service costs to exceed the specified maximum li...
|AZ||Signed into law 04/2013||P-12||Elections to Amend Fiscal Commitments|
Describes when elections must be called and is amended to increase lease term that requries voter approval from 5 to 10 years. Deletes limi...
|NM||Vetoed 03/2013||P-12||School Leases and Interest Conflict|
From bill analysis: Amends the charter schools act to allow the "public school capital outlay council (PSCOC) to approve" a school district'...
|CA||Signed into law 09/2012||P-12||Use of School Property for Non-School Youth and School Activities|
From bill summary: Until January 1, 2020, expands the definition of direct costs that a school district governing board may charge an entity...
|CA||Signed into law 09/2012||P-12|
|Design-Build Contracts for District and Community College District Facilities|
Primarily from bill summary: Extends until January 1, 2020 the authority of a district governing board or community college district governi...
|HI||Signed into law 07/2012||P-12||School Facilities Special Fund|
Establishes a school facilities special fund, to be administered by the department of education in consultation with the board of education....
|PA||Signed into law 06/2012||P-12||Moratorium on Construction|
H.B. 1901 - Section 732.1
Places a moratorium on acceptance of new school building construction or reconstruction project applications (except those received by Augus...
|OH||Signed into law 06/2012||P-12||Ohio School Facilities Commission Assistance|
S.B. 316 - Ohio School Facilities Commission Assistance
Permits the Ohio school facilities commission to provide assistance to a district that has entered into an expedited local partnership agree...
|OH||Signed into law 06/2012||P-12||STEM School Facility Assistance|
S.B. 316 - STEM School Facility Assistance
Amends provisions related to provision of Ohio school facilities commission funding to a STEM school to assist in the acquisition of classro...
|NH||Signed into law 06/2012||P-12||Charter School Debt for Construction|
Authorizes chartered public schools to incur long-term debt for the purpose of purchasing buildings or land or for new construction or renov...
|CO||Signed into law 05/2012||P-12||Charter School Facilities Funding|
The bill extends the time for the notice from 3 to 4 months for a charter school to give notice of intent to apply for financial assistance ...
|ME||Signed into law 05/2012||P-12||Amending Laws Regarding Financial Audits, Construction, Summer School Tuition Rates|
Part A amends and clarifies audit requirements in order for the State and school administrative units to be in compliance with federal regul...
|MN||Signed into law 04/2012||P-12||Legislative Permanent School Fund Commission, School Trust Lands Director|
Establishes the Legislative Permanent School Fund Commission (previously the Permanent School Fund Advisory Committee), dictates its 12 memb...
|MN||Signed into law 04/2012||P-12||Levy for Administrative Space|
Authorizes a district to levy in order to lease administrative space so long as the space is not more expensive than instructional space the...
|FL||Signed into law 04/2012||P-12||K-12 Public School Facility Funding Task Force|
H.B. 5101 - K-12 Public School Facility Funding Task Force
Establishes for the 2012-13 fiscal year the K-12 Public School Facility Funding Task Force. Identifies task force membership. Requires the t...
|GA||Signed into law 04/2012||P-12||Capital Outlay Funds Replace Exceptional Growth Program|
Makes changes to the state's facility funding program including:
--Eliminating additional funding for "exceptional growth" districts
|ID||Signed into law 04/2012||P-12||Pub School Facilities Funding|
The recent construction of a new elementary school in the Plummer-Worley School District
represents the first use of the state failsafe prov...
|TX||Adopted 12/2011||P-12||New Instructional Facility Allotment|
19 TAC 61.1034
Modifies provisions related to the allotment for new instructional facilities to reflect statutory changes, implement a recent TEA policy de...
|OH||Signed into law 12/2011||P-12||College-Preparatory Boarding School Program|
H.B. 157 - College-Preparatory Boarding School Program
Repeals provision requiring any board of trustees of a college-preparatory boarding school to secure at least $20 million dollars of private...
|CA||Signed into law 10/2011||P-12||School Facilities Funding: High-Performance Schools|
Makes specified new construction and modernization projects eligible for an incentive grant if the project meets the criteria prescribed in ...
|IL||Signed into law 08/2011||P-12||School Action and Facility Master Planning|
Very similar to S.B. 620 (http://www.ilga.gov/legislation/97/SB/PDF/09700SB0620lv.pdf). Differs from S.B. 620 in definition of "school actio...
|IL||Signed into law 08/2011||P-12||School Action and Facility Master Planning for Chicago Public Schools|
Creates new sections 105 ILCS 5/34-200 through -235 regarding school action and facility master planning for Chicago Public Schools. By Dece...
|OR||Signed into law 07/2011||Postsec.||Capitol Construction|
Limits for six-year period beginning July 1, 2011, payment of expenses from other funds collected or received by various state agencies for ...
|ME||Signed into law 07/2011||P-12||Alternative Delivery Methods for School Construction Projects|
Authorizes the approval of additional school construction projects by school districts seeking to use an alternative delivery method for a s...
|OH||Signed into law 06/2011||P-12|
|K-12 and Higher Education Construction Contracts|
H.B. 153 - K-12 and Higher Education Construction Contracts
Sections 9.33 to 9.335: Makes certain provisions related to a public authority's contracting for construction (that are already applicable t...
|OH||Signed into law 06/2011||P-12|
|Reporting on Costs of Capital Facilities Projects|
H.B. 153 - Reporting on Costs of Capital Facilities Projects
Directs public entities (including a state agency and a state institution of higher education), upon completion of a capital facilities proj...
|OH||Signed into law 06/2011||P-12||Unit Prices Established in Contract|
H.B. 153 - Unit Prices Established in Contract
Permits a regional council to enter into a contract that establishes a unit price for materials, labor, services, overhead, profit, and asso...
|OH||Signed into law 06/2011||P-12||Lease or Sale of Unused School Facilities|
H.B. 153 - Lease or Sale of Unused School Facilities
Repeals certain language related to unused school property. Adds new language requiring districts to offer unused school facilities (that ha...
|OH||Signed into law 06/2011||P-12|
|Renting Facilities to Postsecondary Institutions|
H.B. 153 - Renting Facilities to Postsecondary Institutions
Permits a district board to rent or lease facilities under its control to any public or nonpublic institution of higher education for the in...
|OH||Signed into law 06/2011||P-12||Relocation or Replacement of Classroom Facilities|
H.B. 153 - Relocation or Replacement of Classroom Facilities
Permits the Ohio school facilities commission to provide assistance under the exceptional needs school facilities program to any school dist...
|OH||Signed into law 06/2011||P-12||Facilities|
H.B. 153 - Facilities
Specifies actions after which a district capital project must be considered complete and the Ohio school facilities commission must issue a ...
|OH||Signed into law 06/2011||P-12||College-Preparatory Boarding Schools|
H.B. 153 - College-Preparatory Boarding Schools
Creates chapter 3318 regarding college preparatory boarding schools. Defines an eligible student as a student who is entitled to attend scho...
|OH||Signed into law 06/2011||P-12||Funding for STEM School Facilities|
H.B. 153 - Funding for STEM School Facilities
Permits the Ohio school facilities commission, upon receipt of a written proposal by the governing body of a STEM school, to provide funding...
|HI||Signed into law 06/2011||P-12||School Repair and Maintenance|
Permits the Hawaii 3R's School Repair and Maintenance Fund to receive moneys transferred to it from the School-level Minor Repairs and Maint...
|NV||Signed into law 06/2011||P-12||Textbooks and Instructional Materials|
Extends the prospective expiration of the temporary waiver from certain requirements governing expenditures of money for textbooks, instruct...
|ME||Signed into law 06/2011||P-12||Amends Laws Governing Competitive Bidding for School Construction and Repair|
Changes the minimum amount of the cost of school construction, major alteration or repair requiring a competitive bid from over $100,000 to ...
|NE||Vetoed 05/2011||P-12||Financing Capital Projects|
From fiscal note: LB 283 expands an existing authority for school districts to levy property taxes and issue bonds for capital projects to i...
|AL||To governor 05/2011||P-12||Funding to Repair Tornado-Damaged Schools|
Legislature resolved to work with governor and state superintendent of education to provide funding for tornado-damaged schools....
|AZ||Signed into law 04/2011||P-12||Finance|
Removes the statutory restrictions on the use of Soft Capitol Allocation (SCA) monies. Allows, as session law, 50% of unemnumbered ECA credi...
|CA||Signed into law 03/2011||P-12||Funding School Facility Maintenance|
S.B. 70 - Sec. 17070.766
Extends through the 2014-15 fiscal year the temporary provision that reduces the deposit that districts applying for ongoing and major schoo...
|VA||Signed into law 03/2011||P-12|
|Public-Private Education Facilities and Infrastructure Act of 2002|
Provides that whenever a responsible public entity rejects a proposal initiated by a private entity that purports to develop specific cost s...
|KY||Signed into law 03/2011||P-12||Funds for Districts wtih Structurally Unsound School Buildings|
Directs the department of education to determine urgent and critical construction needs. Directs the department to provide a funding allocat...
|CA||Signed into law 09/2010||P-12||Federal Tax Credit Bond Volume Cap|
Authorizes the California Department of Education (CDE) and the California School Financing Authority (CSFA) to assign and distribute the st...
|CA||Signed into law 09/2010||P-12||Performance Audits on School Facilities Bonds Proceeds|
Defines the standards and methodologies to be used on performance audits for funds related to certain school facilities projects. Requires t...
|CA||Vetoed 09/2010||P-12||CTE Facilities|
From bill summary: Requires school facilities constructed or modernized with specified bond funds set aside for career technical education p...
|IL||Signed into law 07/2010||P-12||Early Childhood Construction Grants|
In provisions concerning early childhood construction grants, provides that a public school district or other eligible entity must provide l...
|IL||Signed into law 07/2010||P-12||Eligibility for School Construction Grants|
Amends the School Construction Law. Requires the grant index to be calculated for each of the school districts forming a reorganized school ...
|GA||Adopted 07/2010||P-12||Educational Facility Site, Construction, and Reimbursement|
Amends provisions governing approval of all sites to be used for instructional purposes, design of all new educational facilities, additions...
|FL||Signed into law 07/2010||P-12||District Facilities|
HB 7037 - Secs. 11-20
Repeals the SMART Schools Clearinghouse. Directs the Office of Educational Facilities (rather than the SMART Schools Clearinghouse) to monit...
|IL||Signed into law 06/2010||P-12||School District Intergovernmental Cooperation Renewable Energy Act|
Authorizes any two or more school districts to form an agency, by establishment of an intergovernmental agreement, to acquire and construct ...
|NH||Signed into law 06/2010||P-12||Options to Renovating/Replacing Facilities|
Requires school districts to investigate feasible options in the course of deciding to renovate or replace an existing school building. Prov...
|GA||Signed into law 05/2010||P-12||Eligibility for Capital Outlay Projects|
Provides that specific provisions allowing districts to receive state funds for capital outlay projects will be repealed effective June 30, ...
|AZ||Signed into law 05/2010||P-12||School Facilities|
AN ACT amending section 15[ ] 2041, Arizona Revised Statutes, as amended by Laws 2010, chapter 17, section 20.
Allows the school facilities...
|IL||Adopted 05/2010||P-12||Temporary Relocation Expenses|
23 IAC 145.10, .20, .30, .50, .60
These proposed amendments make numerous changes to the way in which the Temporary Relocation Program operates that respond to various circum...
|HI||Signed into law 04/2010||P-12||School-Level Minor Repair and Maintenance|
Repeals the school-level minor repair and maintenance account and reporting requirements. Requires the department of education to annually r...
|KY||Signed into law 04/2010||P-12||Efficient Design in School Buildings|
Defines "efficient school design". Enumerates the public benefits of schools constructed or renovated using efficient school design. Creates...
|AZ||Signed into law 04/2010||P-12||Facilities maintenance|
AN ACT Amending title 15, chapter 3, article 3, Arizona Revised Statutes, by adding section 15[ ] 342.01; amending section 15[ ] 2002, Arizo...
|KY||Signed into law 04/2010||P-12||Leasing Land to Build Schools|
Allows nonprofit entities (including school boards) to lease land from any government entity or agency for purposes of constructing a school...
|CA||Adopted 11/2009||P-12||Charter and Critically Overcrowded Facilities Programs|
Title 2 CCR Sec(s) 1859.2, 1859.121, 1859.148.2, 1859.164.2,1859.166.2, 1859.197
Amends rules concerning the Leroy F. Greene School Facilities Act of 1998 as it relates to the Charter and Critically Overcrowded School (CO...
|CA||Signed into law 10/2009||P-12||Facilities and Special Needs Students|
Relates to the Leroy F. Greene School Facilities Act, which requires the state allocation board to allocate funding to school districts for ...
|CA||Vetoed 10/2009||P-12||Constructability Reviews|
Requires the department of general services to distribute information on the use of constructability reviews of plans and specifications use...
|RI||Signed into law 10/2009||P-12||Warm, Safe and Dry School Facility Projects|
Approves, pursuant to the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act, the issuance of Qualified School Construction Bonds in the form of lease r...
|IL||Signed into law 08/2009||P-12||Construction Grants for Area Vocational Centers|
Defines school district to include a jointly owned Type 40 area vocational center, if a joint agreement includes language that specifies how...
|NY||Signed into law 08/2009||P-12||New York City School Construction Authority Act|
A.B. 8903 - New York City School Construction Authority Act
Extends sunset date of New York City School Construction Authority Act to June 30, 2014. http://assembly.state.ny.us/leg/?bn=A08903&sh=t...
|OH||Signed into law 07/2009||P-12||School Facilities Commission Director Reporting Responsibilities|
H.B. 1 - Section 3318.312
Directs the executive director of the Ohio school facilities commission, at the state superintendent's request, to advise the superintendent...
|OH||Signed into law 07/2009||P-12||Big Eight District Facilities and Joint Vocational District Bonded Indebtedness|
H.B. 1 - Section 3318.38, 3318.44
Makes various changes to the accelerated urban school building assistance program for Big Eight districts. Amends provisions related to the ...
|OR||Signed into law 06/2009||P-12||Facilities Funding|
Establishes Oregon School Facilities Task Force; directs task force to study status of public school facilities and make recommendations for...
|TX||Signed into law 06/2009||P-12|
|Sharing Underused Postsecondary Classrooms|
Authorizes an institution of higher education to make available underused classrooms for use by a public junior college for teaching core co...
|TX||Signed into law 06/2009||P-12|
|K-12/Postsecondary Sharing of Facility Costs|
H.B. 3646 - Section 74
Authorizes a school district and an institution of higher education located wholly or partially in the county in which the district is locat...
|IN||Signed into law 05/2009||P-12||Energy|
Establishes the geothermal conversion revolving fund for the purpose of making loans to school corporations; requires a school corporation t...
|ND||Signed into law 05/2009||P-12||Maintenance of Insurance|
H.B. 1400 - Section 10, Insurance
During the 2009-10 school year and at least once every eight years thereafter, each district is required to obtain an appraisal of its build...
|IA||Signed into law 04/2009||P-12|
|Wind Energy Production|
Modifies provisions for facilities qualifying for wind energy production and renewable energy tax credits; provides for use by a private col...
|WA||Signed into law 04/2009||P-12||Facilities|
Renames components of the formula for allotment of appropriations for school plant facilities; adopts more accurate and descriptive names fo...
|KY||Signed into law 03/2009||P-12||Adjustments in SEEK Funds|
Permits growth districts to request adjustments in the SEEK funds when average daily attendance in the current year for the 20-day school mo...
|KY||Signed into law 03/2009||P-12||Use of Capital Outlay Funds|
Allows school districts to apply to the commissioner of education to use capital outlay funds to purchase land, modify an existing school, a...
|WY||Adopted 02/2009||P-12||Facility Plans|
Amends rules regarding the development of long range comprehensive school building and facility plans for each district. ...
|WA||Signed into law 02/2009||P-12||Facilities|
Finances the school construction assistance grant program; authorizes the state finance committee to issue general obligation bonds of the s...
|Finance and Facilities|
Relates to sufficient textbook requirements, county superintendent revenue limits, school district building maintenance funding, funding for...
|GA||Approved by voters 11/2008||P-12||Funding Facilities|
(BALLOT MEASURE SR 996) Proposes an amendment to the Constitution to authorize community redevelopment and authorize counties, municipalitie...
|CA||Signed into law 09/2008||P-12||Facilities|
Authorizes the State Allocation Board to permit an elementary school district, with a certain number of elementary schools, that is located ...
Repeals a provision of the Leroy F. Greene School Facilities Act of 1998 which sets specific per- unhoused-pupil grant eligibility levels. I...
|UT||Adopted 09/2008||P-12||State School Building Program|
Repeals rule relating to the State School Building Program....
|NH||Signed into law 07/2008||P-12||Kindergarten Construction Aid Program|
Extends the kindergarten construction aid program until all school districts operate a kindergarten program; allows a school district to ele...
|LA||Signed into law 07/2008||P-12||Public Benefit Corporations|
Authorizes city, parish, and other local public school boards to create public benefit corporations and enter into contracts for the improve...
|LA||Vetoed 07/2008||P-12||Statewide Educational Facilities Authority|
Creates the Statewide Educational Facilities Authority in the department of education to provide funding, coordination, assistance and overs...
|NH||Signed into law 07/2008||P-12||Facilities Finance|
Makes changes to the process for proration of funds for school building aid grants; transfers authority over questions on the location of sc...
|TN||Signed into law 06/2008||P-12||Energy Efficient Schools Initiative of 2008|
Enacts the "Energy Efficient Schools Initiative [EESI] of 2008." Creates an 11 member Energy Efficient Schools Council and sets out the requ...
|KY||Signed into law 04/2008||P-12||Capital Outlay Funds|
Relates to use of local district capital outlay funds. Authorizes a district to submit a request to the commissioner of education to use cap...
|WI||Signed into law 03/2008||P-12||Renewable Resource Facility|
Authorizes a school board to construct or acquire, own, operate, and maintain a renewable resource facility. The energy generated by the fac...
|NM||Signed into law 03/2008||P-12||Public School Capital Outlay Act|
Relates to public school facilities; amends the Public School Capital Outlay Act; creates the Public School Facility Opportunity Fund; autho...
|ME||Approved by voters 11/2007||Postsec.|
|Higher Education Institution Capital Improvements|
V. 3 Ballot Initiative
(QUESTION 3; P.L. 39-2007) Authorizes issuance of bonds for interior and exterior building renovations, improvements and additions at all ca...
Requires the State Allocation Board to provide a grant for 50% of the replacement cost of an existing building to be demolished if a school ...
|CA||Vetoed 10/2007||P-12||Facilities finance, surplus property|
Authorizes the Chino Valley Unified School District to transfer specified surplus property owned by the school district to the City of Chino...
|IL||Veto overridden: legislature has overridden governor's veto 10/2007||P-12||School Facility Occupation Tax|
Creates the "school facility occupation tax". This tax for up to 1% of the cost of business transactionsmust be voted on in a county wide r...
|CA||To governor 09/2007||P-12||Facilities finance|
Relates to the Leroy F. Greene School Facilities Act, that provides a school district's eligibility for new construction funding is determin...
|CA||Signed into law 09/2007||Postsec.||Teacher quality|
Deletes the staff development requirement for certificate for instruction delivered in English to limited-English-proficient pupils. Require...
|AL||Signed into law 09/2007||P-12|
|Education Facilities Excellence Act of 2007|
Act 2007-415, HB21, is the Education Facilities Excellence Act of 2007. Authorizes the Alabama Public School and College Authority to sell a...
|MA||Signed into law 08/2007||P-12||Regional School Budget Process|
Relates to streamlining the regional school budget process, capital outlay expenses and a city or town's apportioned share for expenditures....
|OR||Signed into law 07/2007||P-12||Construction Taxes|
Restricts local government power to impose construction excise taxes; authorizes school districts to impose construction taxes; dedicates re...
|NJ||Adopted 07/2007||P-12||SCHOOL FACILITIES PROJECTS|
NJAC 19:32-1 thru -4
Amends rules establishing a grant program to fund the State share of the final eligible costs of school facilities projects undertaken by sc...
|HI||Signed into law 06/2007||P-12||Lease Payments for Schools Account|
Authorizes the department of education to enter into financing agreements with the agreement of the director and with the approval of the at...
|NJ||Signed into law 06/2007||P-12||Creates New Jersey Schools Development Authority|
A.B. 4336; S.B. 2796
Establishes the New Jersey Schools Development Authority and revises the school construction program established under the Educational Facil...
|NV||Signed into law 06/2007||P-12||Financial Administration|
If a municipality proposes to issue or incur general obligation bonds, the proposal must be submitted to the electors at an election. Provid...
|CO||Signed into law 05/2007||P-12||Public School Facilities Equity Act|
Concerns the creation of the Public School Facilities Equity Act to address the capital construction needs of public schools in the State. C...
|ND||Signed into law 04/2007||P-12||State Aid Provisions|
S.B. 2200 (finance provisions)
Adds a new section that sets school district size weighting factors -- weighted student units. Another new section establishes minimum and m...
|Finance Board Capital Expendigure Threshold|
Relates to higher education. Provides a threshold amount for capital expenditures. Requires state board of finance approval.
|VA||Signed into law 03/2007||P-12|
|Public-Private Partnership Advisory Commission Creation|
Establishes the Public-Private Partnership Advisory Commission to review and advise responsible public entities that are agencies or institu...
|ID||Signed into law 03/2007||P-12||School Bond Guarantee Program|
From legislative analysis: Raises the cap for the School Bond Guarantee Program when school districts in Idaho access the state's AAA guaran...
|UT||Signed into law 03/2007||P-12||School Building Energy Efficiency Loan Fund|
Creates a revolving loan fund for use by school districts to improve energy efficiency in school district buildings. http://le.utah.gov/~200...
|VA||Signed into law 03/2007||P-12|
|Freedom of Information Act Exemptions for Schools Facilities Projects|
Allows memoranda, staff evaluations, or other records prepared by the responsible public entity, its staff, outside advisors, or consultants...
|WV||Signed into law 03/2007||P-12||Public School Finance|
Relates to public school finances; requires local share to be calculated assuming properties are being assessed at sixty percent of market v...
|VA||Signed into law 03/2007||P-12||Literary Fund Stipulations|
Provides that a school board's application to the Board of Education for a loan from the Literary Fund must be signed by the chairman of the...
|MS||Signed into law 03/2007||Postsec.|
|Leasing Land for Private Construction|
Authorizes the board of trustees of state institutions of higher learning to authorize universities to lease land at the univeersity for the...
|WY||Signed into law 03/2007||P-12||Facilities Funds Surplus|
Allows unexpended amounts from major building and facility repair and replacement payments to be earmarked for use in subsequent school
|ND||Signed into law 03/2007||P-12||Construction Project Approval|
Schools considering construction projects are required to get approval from the state superintendent. If the superintendent denies the reque...
|WY||Signed into law 02/2007||P-12||Facilities Payment Expansion|
Expands major building and facility repair and replacement payments for school districts to include buildings or facilities that would other...
|WY||Signed into law 02/2007||P-12||Facility Repair & Maintenance Bonds|
Allows district school boards to propose bonds for the purpose of facility repair and maintenance; requires bonding propositions for facilit...
|HI||Signed into law 07/2006||P-12||State Educational Facilities Improvement Special Fund|
Increases the funds deposited to the state educational facilities improvement special fund from $45 million to $90 million. http://www.capit...
|NJ||Signed into law 07/2006||P-12|
|Revenue For School Facilities Projects Debt|
Raises the cigarette tax rate 17 1/2 cents per pack and changes tobacco products wholesale sales tax on moist snuff to a weight-based tax; p...
|CA||Approved by voters 07/2006||P-12|
|School and University Facilities Funding|
V. 9 (Prop. 1D)
(AB 127-Chapter 35, 2006) Enacts the Kindergarten- University Public Education Facilities Bond Act of 2006 which would authorize a specified...
|HI||Signed into law 06/2006||P-12||School-Level Minor Repair and Maintenance Account|
Amends provisions related to the school-level minor repair and maintenance account. http://www.capitol.hawaii.gov/sessioncurrent/bills/sb270...
|HI||Signed into law 06/2006||P-12||Repair, Maintenance and Renovation of Classrooms|
Provides resources for the repair, maintenance, and renovation of public schools; makes an appropriation for the renovation of classrooms st...
|CA||Rejected by voters 06/2006||P-12||Public Library Construction Bond to Improve Reading & Literacy|
This act provides for a bond issue in an amount not to exceed a total of six hundred million dollars ($600,000,000) to provide
funds for the...
|CA||Signed into law 05/2006||P-12|
|Kindergarten-University Public Education Facilities Bond Act|
Enacts the Kindergarten-University Public Education Facilities Bond Act of 2006. Authorizes a specified amount in state general obligation b...
|KS||Signed into law 05/2006||P-12||Districts with Extraordinary Declining Enrollment|
S.B. 549 - Section 4
Defines 'extraordinary declining enrollment' as a district enrollment which has declined during the preceding three school years at a rate o...
|GA||Signed into law 05/2006||Postsec.|
|Georgia Higher Education Facilities Authority|
Creates the Georgia Higher Education Facilities Authority as a body corporate and politic, an instrumentality of the state, and a public cor...
|AZ||Signed into law 04/2006||P-12||Energy Cost Savings for Districts|
Relates to energy cost saving measures; provides that a school district may contract for the procurement of a guaranteed energy cost savings...
|AR||Signed into law 04/2006||P-12||Funds for Utilities, Maintenance and Renovation|
States nine percent of foundation funding must be dedicated by districts to payment of utilities and costs of maintenance and renovation.
|ID||Signed into law 03/2006||P-12||Levies for Cooperative Service Agency Facilities|
Amends existing law relating to cooperative service agencies to provide that a cooperative service agency may request its member school dist...
|ID||Signed into law 03/2006||P-12||Public School Facilities Cooperative Fund|
H.B. 743 Section 6 and 12
Provides for a $25 million Public School Facilities Cooperative Fund to remediate unsafe school facilities, as a last resort, if the school ...
|WY||Signed into law 03/2006||P-12||Facility Plans|
Relates to school capital construction; modifies the school district facility planning process; clarifies the procedures regarding review of...
|NM||Signed into law 03/2006||P-12||Facilities Plans, Projections, Construction|
From Fiscal Note: The bill requires all school districts to have submitted a five-year facilities plan which includes enrollment projections...
|NJ||Issued 02/2006||P-12||Ovesight of the School Construction Program|
Executive Order No. 3
Creates a new position of oversight of the School Construction Program and a new working group that will oversee a full review of the progra...
|NJ||Issued 02/2006||P-12||Special Counsel to the Governor for School Construction|
E.O. 3; (NEW BILL)
(Executive Order 2006-3) Creates the position of Special Counsel to the Governor for School Construction ("Special Counsel.") The Special Co...
|NH||Signed into law 07/2005||P-12||School building aid grants|
This bill provides that a receiving district situated in this state providing an education to pupils from one or more sending districts situ...
|HI||Signed into law 07/2005||P-12||Facilities Funding and Oversight|
Transfers the management of the state educational facilities improvement special fund and capital improvement and repair and maintenance pro...
|CO||Signed into law 06/2005||Postsec.||College Opportunity Fund|
Specifies that a student who is eligible to receive a stipend may receive a stipend for graduate level courses that apply toward the student...
|TX||Signed into law 06/2005||P-12||Repeals Public Schools Facilities Funding Act|
Repeals the Public School Facilities Funding Act. From analysis: School Facilities Act was established in 1989 to be administered by the Bon...
From bill analysis: Consolidates alternate project delivery processes into a single chapter of the Government Code. This is similar to the ...
|NH||Signed into law 05/2005||P-12||School building aid|
This bill makes an appropriation of $2,730,411 to the department of education for the purpose of fully funding all school building aid proje...
|MD||Signed into law 04/2005||P-12||Public School Facilities|
Repeals a provision of law requiring the transfer of public school facilities and property from the Mayor and City Council of Baltimore to t...
|KS||Became law without governor's signature 04/2005||P-12||Funding Formulas, Bonds, Tax Levies and Mill Rates|
H.B. 2247 (section 19-29)
Establishes procedures for local tax levies. Establishes in every district a fund called the teacher salary enhancement fund. Creates a form...
|AR||Signed into law 04/2005||P-12||Design Build Construction|
Defines "design-build," "design-builder" and "design-build contract." Permits any school district to use design-build construction as a proj...
|AR||Signed into law 04/2005||P-12||School Buildings and Facilities|
Amends Arkansas code 6-20-402. Allows a district to terminate a long-term lease agreement at the end of any fiscal year for the district. Re...
|AR||Signed into law 04/2005||P-12||Public School Academic Facilities Funding|
This subchapter is known as and may be cited as the "Arkansas Public School Academic Facilities Funding Act." Determines the value of total ...
|AR||Signed into law 04/2005||P-12||Energy Savings Contracts|
Concerns energy savings contracts for school districts. http://www.arkleg.state.ar.us/ftproot/bills/2005/public/sb1095.pdf...
|AR||Signed into law 04/2005||P-12||School Buildings in Consolidated School Districts|
Establishes procedures for the preservation, sale and/or disposal of school buildings in school districts that have been consolidated. Allow...
|NM||Signed into law 04/2005||P-12||Public School Finance|
Relates to public school finance; removes the requirement that a portion of local and federal revenue be used for capital outlay; provides f...
|AR||Signed into law 04/2005||P-12||Academic Oversight Committee|
Creates the Academic Facilities Oversight Committee and the advisory committee on public school academic facilities. http://www.arkleg.state...
|AR||Signed into law 04/2005||P-12||Public School Facilities Program Act|
Establishes the Arkansas Public School Academic Facilities Program Act. Requires the Division of Public School Academic Facilities and
|AZ||Signed into law 04/2005||P-12||School Facilities Board|
Reduces the length of the comprehensive plan for the proposed use of Building Renewal Fund monies from five years to three years.
|OK||Signed into law 03/2005||Postsec.||Higher Education Promise of Excellence Act|
Enacts the Higher Education Promise of Excellence Act of 2005; authorizes the issuance of certain obligations to the Regents for Higher Educ...
|AR||Signed into law 03/2005||P-12||Public School Facilities and Transportation|
Revises the duties and responsibilities of the division of public school academic facilities and transportation and creates the commission o...
|AR||Signed into law 03/2005||P-12||Public-Public Partnerships|
Defines "public-public partnership" as a contractual agreement between a school district and another governmental agency, political subdivis...
|AR||Signed into law 03/2005||P-12||Education Service Cooperatives|
An act to allow education service cooperatives to purchase or construct buildings as may be required to provide authorized programs and serv...
|AZ||Vetoed 03/2005||P-12||School Facilities Board|
Amends provisions relating to the school facilities board. Bars the school facilities board from entering into lease-to-own transactions as ...
|UT||To governor 03/2005||P-12||Enrollment Growth Program Amendments|
This bill modifies the funding formula for a program that provides money to school districts for school building construction.
This bill: de...
|WY||Signed into law 03/2005||P-12||School Facilities|
Specifies district major maintenance payment expenditures from the required separate account. Account expenditures may include the expenses ...
|KY||Signed into law 03/2005||P-12||School Facility Construction Commission (SFCC) Review|
H.B. 267 (Facility Component)
Directs the Office of Education Accountability to conduct a review of the SFCC's ability to provide local school districts with necessary de...
|WY||Signed into law 02/2005||P-12||Capital Construction|
Relates to school capital construction program; modifies the date by which state funding is provided for major facilities maintenance/replac...
|NY||Pocket Veto by GOVERNOR. 01/2005||P-12||School Cafeteria Renovations|
Relates to the renovation of cafeterias in school districts located in cities with a population of one million or more....
|FL||Signed into law 12/2004||P-12||Educational Facilities Restoration|
Creates the Educational Facilities Hurricane Restoration Cash Flow Loan Program to assist district school boards in making timely payments i...
|MI||Signed into law 12/2004||P-12||Used Modular Classroom Standards|
Requires the establishment of rules for the standards and requirements for the relocation and reuse of used modular classroom; provides the ...
|UT||Adopted 12/2004||P-12||State School Building Program|
Amends rules concerning the State School Building Program. Provides definition for the 'Enrollment Growth Program.' Adds procedures for scho...
|IL||Signed into law 10/2004||P-12||School District Tax Levy|
Amends the School Code. Provides that a community unit school district may issue bonds up to a specified amount if the district has a specif...
|CA||Signed into law 09/2004||P-12||School Facilities: Needs Assessment: Emergency Repairs|
Establishes the School Facilities Needs Assessment Grant Program, to be administered by the State Allocation Board, for the
purpose of award...
|CA||Vetoed 09/2004||P-12||School Facilities: Sprinkler Systems|
Requires an automatic sprinkler system to be installed in facilities modernized pursuant to the Leroy F. Greene School Facilities Act under ...
|CA||Signed into law 09/2004||P-12||School Facilities: New Construction and Modernization|
Amends the Leroy F. Greene School Facilities Act relating to funding for construction of small high schools. Provides for adjustments of new...
|CA||Signed into law 09/2004||P-12||Critically Overcrowded School Facilities|
Existing law, the Leroy F. Greene School Facilities Act of 1998, requires the State Allocation Board to allocate to applicant school distric...
|CA||Signed into law 09/2004||P-12||Reimbursement for a new Science Facility|
A.B. 2855 (multiple provisions)
SEC. 17: Existing law provides that no pupil shall receive a diploma of graduation from high school who, while in grades 9 to 12, inclusive,...
|CA||Signed into law 09/2004||P-12||Facilities Inspection System|
S.B. 550 (multiple provisions)
Existing law, the Leroy F. Greene State School Building Lease-Purchase Law of 1976, the Leroy F. Greene State School Building
|CA||Signed into law 09/2004||P-12||School Accountability Report Cards|
S.B. 550 (multiple provisions)
SEC. 10: Requires the school accountability report card to include information regarding the availability of sufficient textbooks and other ...
|CA||Vetoed 09/2004||P-12||School Facilities|
Requires the State Allocation Board to adopt regulations to implement design standards for school facilities in accordance with guidelines e...
|CA||Vetoed 09/2004||P-12||School Facilities: Lease-Leaseback Contracts|
Establishes a competitive proposal process for leases that provide for the construction of a building or buildings for the use of the school...
|CA||Signed into law 09/2004||P-12||Selling or Leasing of Real Estate by a School District|
Requires the offer to sell or lease real estate with an option to purchase by a school district to be provided in writing to other specified...
|CA||Vetoed 09/2004||P-12||School Facilities: Funding|
Permits the calculation of eligibility for new construction funding if the existing school building capacity in any high school attendance a...
|CA||Vetoed 09/2004||P-12||School Facilities: Joint-Use Projects|
Amends the Leroy F. Greene School Facilities Act. Deletes teacher education facilities as eligible joint-use facilities. Includes parks and ...
|CA||Vetoed 09/2004||P-12||School Facilities: Regional Occupational Centers|
Deems regional occupational centers to be school districts for school modernization funding purposes of the Leroy F. Greene School Facilitie...
|CA||Vetoed 09/2004||P-12||School Facilities: Modernization|
Requires the State Allocation Board to adjust for inflation the calculation used to determine the total funding eligibility of a school dist...
|CA||Vetoed 08/2004||P-12||School Facilities: Seismic Safety Upgrades|
Makes certain findings and declarations related to seismic safety upgrades and would state the intent of the Legislature to consider the dev...
|IL||Signed into law 08/2004||Postsec.|
|Fire Sprinkler Dormitory Act|
Creates the Fire Sprinkler Dormitory Act. The installation of fire sprinklers is required in all dormitories by 2013, unless excepted. Provi...
|MA||Signed into law 07/2004||P-12||School Building Assistance Program|
Relates to the School Building Assistance Program; provides for the dedicated sales tax revenue amount; creates the School Modernization and...
|CA||Signed into law 07/2004||P-12||School Facility Maintenance Costs|
Reduces, for the 2004-05 fiscal year only, the amount required to be deposited by a school district into its restricted account to 2% of the...
|MA||Signed into law 07/2004||P-12|
|School Building Assistance Program|
Relates to the School Building Assistance Program; provides for grants, investments, trusts and bonds; creates the School Building Authority...
|HI||Signed into law 07/2004||P-12||School Repairs and Maintenance|
Relates to school repair and maintenance and the Hawaii 3R's program; establishes a coordinator position to coordinate the public and privat...
|IL||Veto overridden by both houses of legislature 07/2004||P-12||Condemned School Repair Financing|
Amends the Property Tax Code and the School Code. Allows a school district located in a county subject to the Property Tax Extension Limitat...
|CA||Rule Adoption 06/2004||P-12||Critically Overcrowded Schools|
Title 2 CCR 1859.2, 1859.145, 1859.145.1
Amends regulations to update the critically overcrowded schools regulations to clarify the possibility of using use of grants in preliminary...
|HI||Signed into law 06/2004||P-12|
|Revenue Bonds for Not-for-Profit Education Facilities|
Relates to special purpose revenue bonds for Island Pacific Academy. The legislature finds and determines that the planning and construction...
|TN||To governor 06/2004||P-12|
Present law authorizes the state to issue and sell general obligation bonds for any purpose authorized by the general assembly, including th...
|CO||Partial veto 06/2004||P-12||Capital Construction|
Allows the state department of education to add employees to assist with school capital construction. http://www.leg.state.co.us/clics2004a/...
|CO||Signed into law 05/2004||P-12||School Finance; Enrollment Calculations; Charter School Contracts|
Concerns the financing of public schools; relates to calculations of pupil enrollment; relates to charter school contracts. http://www.leg.s...
|FL||Became law without governor's signature 05/2004||P-12|
Relates to education funding; requires school districts to establish certain policies and procedures regarding lottery fund enhancements; pr...
|CT||Signed into law 05/2004||P-12||School Construction Funding and Graduation Dates|
Provides that if a town, whose school district is the priority district with the largest student enrollment, uses federal funds to finance s...
|NH||Signed into law 05/2004||P-12||School Building Aid Grants|
Excludes amounts transferred to capital reserve from the formula for computing school building aid grant amounts.
For the purposes of compu...
|MD||Signed into law 05/2004||P-12||Public School Modular Construction|
Requires the Board of Public Works to include modular construction as an approved public school construction or capital cost; requires the B...
|MD||Signed into law 05/2004||P-12||Public School Facilities Act|
Authorizes a county to finance the construction or renovation of public school facilities, under specified circumstances, using alternative ...
|MD||Signed into law 05/2004||P-12||Public School Facilities Act|
Authorizes a county to finance the construction or renovation of public school facilities, under specified circumstances, using alternative ...
|VA||Signed into law 04/2004||Postsec.||VA Higher Educational Institutions Bond|
Bond bill; Commonwealth of Virginia Higher Educational Institutions Bond Bill of 2004. Authorizes the issuance of 9 (c) bonds in a principal...
|ID||Signed into law 03/2004||P-12||Bond Levy Equalization Program|
Amends existing law relating to the Bond Levy Equalization Support Program to prohibit utilization of assistance pursuant to the program for...
|WV||Signed into law 03/2004||P-12||Growth County Status|
Relates to levies by county boards of education and expenditure of taxes collected; allows growth counties to use provisions of the Growth C...
|SC||GOVERNOR'S veto overridden by SENATE. 03/2004||Postsec.||State Bond Funds|
Provides that the proceeds of bonds authorized under the South Carolina Research University Infrastructure Act are appropriated and authoriz...
|CO||Signed into law 03/2004||Postsec.||Auxiliary Facilities for Higher Education|
Concerns the enterprise status of auxiliary facilities of state institutions of higher education. http://www.leg.state.co.us/clics2004a/csl....
|CO||Signed into law 03/2004||P-12||School Construction and Renovation Funds|
Concerns the modification of the process used to make matching grants for school district capital construction from the school construction ...
|CT||Signed into law 03/2004||Postsec.||Authorization of Bonds|
Concerns an authorization of bonds of the state for higher education capital improvements and other purposes; implements the Governors budge...
|NM||Signed into law 03/2004||P-12||Capital Outlay|
Relates to public school capital outlay; authorizes severance tax bonds and supplemental severance tax bonds for public school capital outla...
|NM||Partial Veto, November 2004 Ballot 03/2004||P-12|
Authorizes the issuance and sale of capital projects general obligation bonds to make capital expenditures for senior citizen facility impro...
|UT||Signed into law 03/2004||P-12||School Building Legislative Task Force|
Creates the school building legislative task force; provides for a final report to the Education Interim Committee....
|CA||Approved by voters 03/2004||P-12|
|K-20 Facilities Bond Issue|
Proposition 55 (AB 16)
Enacts the Kindergarten - University Public Facilities Bond Act of 2004 for $12.3 million; funds education facilities to relieve overcrowdin...
|AR||Signed into law 02/2004||P-12||Department of Education|
Creates the Division of Public School Accountability and the Arkansas Public Schools Accountability Advisory Council; creates the Division o...
|AR||Signed into law 02/2004||P-12||Custodial and Maintenance Care for Schools|
Establishes criteria for custodial and maintenance care for school facilities. http://www.arkleg.state.ar.us/ftproot/bills/2003s2/public/SB5...
|AR||Signed into law 02/2004||P-12||Tax Amnesty Program|
Creates a State Tax Penalty and Interest Amnesty Program for taxpayers who make a voluntary payment of State taxes during the period of July...
|AR||Signed into law 12/2003||P-12||K-12 Educational Facilities Committee|
Repeals the fiscal year allocation provision for expenses of the joint committee on K-12 educational facilities. http://www.arkleg.state.ar....
|GA||Adopted 11/2003||P-12||Public School Capital Outlay|
Clarifies rules regarding special appropriation for public school capital outlay. Adds the additional funds authorized by the General Assemb...
|ME||November 2003 Ballot 11/2003||Postsec.|
Question 5: Bond Issue
Do you favor a $19,000,000 bond issue to make repairs, upgrades and other facility improvements and enhance access for students with disabil...
|CA||Signed into law 10/2003||P-12||School Facilities Funding: Replacement Buildings|
Relates to existing law requiring the State Allocation Board to provide a supplemental grant for 50% of the replacement cost of a single sto...
|CA||Signed into law 10/2003||P-12||School Restrooms|
Requires every public and private school to have restroom facilities open during school hours, and at all times to keep every restroom maint...
|CA||Signed into law 10/2003||P-12||Surplus School Property: Use of Proceeds|
Authorizes a school district to deposit up to 25% of the proceeds of the sale of surplus school real property into the district's general fu...
|CA||Signed into law 10/2003||P-12||School Site Acquisition|
Authorizes the governing board of a school district to acquire a site for a school building if the petition requesting the acquisition is ap...
|NY||Signed into law 09/2003||Postsec.||State University Affiliated Academic Incubator|
Amends the education law, in relation to university- related economic development facilities; authorizes the state university to establish a...
|CA||Signed into law 09/2003||P-12||School Facilities|
Sets forth the manner of funding charter school facilities under the Kindergarten-University Public Education Facilities Bond Act of 2004 by...
|CA||Signed into law 09/2003||P-12|
|School Facilities: Maintenance and Repair|
Requires a priority for the use of maintenance funding under the Leroy F. Greene School Facilities Act of 1998 be to ensure that facilities,...
|OR||Signed into law 08/2003||Postsec.||Capital Construction|
Relating to the financial administration of the Department of Higher Education for capital construction; establishes accounts related to iss...
|WY||Emergency Rule Adoption 08/2003||P-12||Uniform Adequacy Standards for Facilities|
(Uncodified) Chapter 4
Establishes emergency rules relating to uniform statewide standards for the adequacy of school buildings and facilities necessary for provid...
|NH||Signed into law 07/2003||P-12||School Building Aid Grant|
Implements an alternative school building aid grant formula; establishes size and cost standards for the construction of new school faciliti...
|HI||Line-item various appropriations veto 07/2003||P-12||Helping Hands Hawaii|
Establishes the Hawaii 3R's School Repair and Maintenance Fund;appropriates funds for a grant to Hawaii 3R's for the school repair and maint...
|NC||Signed into law 07/2003||Postsec.|
Authorizes community colleges to enter into public/private partnerships for construction projects....
|ME||Signed into law 06/2003||P-12||Portable Classroom Space|
S.P. 538 (LD 1577) (omnibus bill)
Amends section allowing district to appeal to extend 5-year maximum approval period for leasing portable classroom space if this limitation ...
|HI||Signed into law 06/2003||P-12||School Repair and Maintenance|
Transfers control of management and funding for school repair and maintenance to the department of education. http://www.capitol.hawaii.gov/...
|IA||Signed into law 05/2003||P-12||School Infrastructure Financing Program|
Relates to the establishment of a school infrastructure financing program by providing for a local option school infrastructure sales tax an...
|ME||Signed into law 05/2003||P-12||Portable Classrooms|
Allows a school administrative unit that is engaged in a lease-purchase agreement for portable classroom space to be eligible for state supp...
|CO||Signed by Governor 05/2003||P-12||Tax Exempt Bond Financing|
Repeals the statutory provisions that prohibit a religious entity from receiving tax-exempt bond financing through the Colorado educational ...
|CO||Partial veto 05/2003||P-12||Financing of Public Schools|
Concerns the procedures for the funding of public schools, including adjustments to the district size factor, minimum per pupil funding, at-...
|MD||Signed into law 05/2003||P-12||Public School Facilities|
Extends the Aging Schools Program to fiscal year 2004 and every fiscal year thereafter; Requires the impact of the proposed goals, objective...
|CO||Signed into law 05/2003||P-12||Charter School Capital Construction Financing|
Concerns the financing of capital construction for qualified charter schools that have bonds issued on their behalf by the Colorado Educatio...
|AZ||Signed into law 05/2003||P-12||School Facilities|
Removes the School Facilities Board's (SFB) requirement to provide project managers to requesting school districts for constructing new scho...
|MD||Signed into law 05/2003||P-12||Use of Solar Energy|
Relates to the pilot program to use solar energy in public school buildings. Extends program from solely newly constructed buildings to also...
|AZ||Vetoed 05/2003||P-12||School Building Renewal Formula|
Changes the formula used by the School Facilities Board for building renewal, school district space conversion or replacement cost. http://w...
|ID||Signed into law 05/2003||Postsec.|
|Community College Facilities|
Authorizes the State Building Authority to receive contributions from community college districts and to rent, lease, sell or sublease to co...
|ID||Signed into law 05/2003||P-12||Unsafe and Unhealthy Schools|
Establishes a safe school facilities levy; establishes criteria under which the levy may be imposed and allows
for judicial confirmation whe...
|AZ||Became law without governor's signature 04/2003||P-12||School Building Renewal Funds|
Authorizes School Facilities Board to withhold building renewal monies until school districts comply with reporting requirements. http://www...
|AR||Signed into law 04/2003||P-12||Public Private Partnerships to School Districts|
Allows school districts to enter into public-private partnerships whereby the school district enters into lease-purchase agreements for scho...
|MD||Signed into law 04/2003||P-12||State Debt for School Facilities|
Authorizes the creation of a State Debt to be used as a grant to the Interagency Committee on School Construction for the allocation to elig...
|KS||Signed into law 04/2003||P-12||Capital Outlay Fund|
Concerns school districts; relates to the capital outlay fund. Allows districts greater freedom when attempting to win voter approval of a m...
|AR||Signed into law 04/2003||P-12||Joint Committee on Educational Facilities|
Creates the joint committee on educational facilities to evaluate school facilities across the state to ensure that adequate and substantial...
|ID||Signed into law 04/2003||P-12||Unsafe Schools|
Provides that the repair, renovation or replacement of unsafe or unhealthy conditions in public school facilities is an ordinary and necessa...
6 CCR 1010-6
Establishes emergency rules concerning schools, specifying the following: general provisions; grounds; sanitary facilities and controls; bui...
|WV||Signed into law 03/2003||P-12|
Provides for school building on a cash basis, flood insurance, use of specified funds to finance construction, technical-vocational faciliti...
|UT||Signed into law 03/2003||P-12||Minimum School Program Act Amendments|
This act modifies the State System of Public Education Code by providing funding for the Minimum School Program and school building aid prog...
|VA||Signed into law 03/2003||P-12||Facilities|
Provides that schools must be maintained in a manner ensuring compliance with the Virginia Uniform Statewide Building Code and that the scho...
|ME||Rule Adoption 03/2003||P-12||Maine School Facilities Program/School Revolving Fund|
Proposes rules governing the application and approval process for projects to be considered through the School Revolving Renovation Fund, Fa...
|VA||Signed into law 03/2003||P-12||Standards of Quality/Learning Environment|
Amends Standard 1 of the Standards of Quality to express the belief of the General Assembly and the Board of Education that the quality of p...
|CA||Emergency Rule Adoption 02/2003||P-12||Charter School Facilities Program|
Title 4 CCR 10151 thru 10162
Establishes emergency rules concerning requirements for financing charter school construction projects, pursuant to Charter School Facilitie...
|AK||Approved by voters 11/2002||P-12||Bonds to Support Education Facilities|
Bonding Proposition C
State General Obligation Educational and Museum Facility, Design, Construction, and Major Maintenance Bonds $236,805,441. An Act relating t...
|OR||Approved by voters 11/2002||P-12||General Obligation Bonds For Seismic Rehabilitation Of Public Education Buildings|
(SJR 21) Amends Constitution: Authorizes State To Issue General Obligation Bonds For Seismic Rehabilitation Of Public Education Buildings (D...
|CA||Signed into law 09/2002||P-12||5-Year Plan for Infrastructure|
Clarifies the information that is required to be included in the Governor's annual report to the Legislature concerning a 5-year plan for in...
|CA||Signed into law 09/2002||P-12||Joint Commission work on facilities financing|
Authorizes the Redevelopment Agency, the Housing Authority, the Housing Commission, the Unified School District of San Diego and the City of...
|CA||Chaptered by Secretary of State. Chapter No. 09/2002||P-12||Make recommendations for energy efficent school designs|
Requires the Energy Resources Conservation and Development Commission, in consultation with the State Department of Education and the Divisi...
|OR||Approved by voters 9/2002 09/2002||P-12||State Funding Amendment|
(HJR 80 - 2002) Amends the Constitution. Creates a "rainy day" reserve fund for public schools and colleges by converting the existing Educ...
|CA||Signed into law 07/2002||P-12||Rules for Bond Elections|
Prohibits School Facilities Improvement District special bond election within a 45-day period before or after a Statewide election, unless c...
|MO||Signed into law 06/2002||Postsec.|
|Community College Taxes|
Repeals and reenacts without change the statue that sets community college property tax rates and creates a procedure to establish capital i...
|AZ||Became law without governor's signature 06/2002||P-12||Lease-to-Own Facility Finance Programs|
Creates new sections permitting 1) school facilities board to acquire school facilities to permit local districts to use through a lease-to-...
|AZ||Signed by governor 06/2002||P-12||District Capital Plans|
Requires districts to include in their annual capital plan the number of high school pupils the district currently pays tuition to or accept...
|AZ||Became law without governor's signature 06/2002||P-12||Deficiencies Corrections Deadlines and State Schools for Deaf and Blind|
States that dates by which actions must be completed do not apply to the Arizona state schools for the deaf and the blind. Requires that sch...
|AZ||Became law without governor's signature 06/2002||P-12||Deficiencies Correction Fund and Building Renewal Fund|
Bars school facilities board from disbursing funds to districts from the deficiencies correction fund for projects begun after June 30, 2003...
|AZ||Became law without governor's signature 06/2002||P-12||New School Facilities Fund and School Construction|
Establishes September 1 as deadline for districts to submit capital plan to school facilities board. Section formerly allowed district to us...
|AZ||Became law without governor's signature 06/2002||P-12||Minimum Adequate Gross Square Footage Requirements|
Makes addition to subsection forbidding local board to reduce pupil square footage when such action would cause the district to fall below m...
|MD||Signed into law 05/2002||P-12||Prince George's County Governance and Administration|
Establishes appointed New Prince George's County Board of Education and requirements for membership. Provides for compensation of board memb...
|MD||Signed into law 05/2002||P-12||Baltimore School Board and CEO Requirements, District Bonding, Baltimore Principal Development Program, Environmental Hazards|
Increases maximum of aggregate principal amount of bonds outstanding that Baltimore district may hold from $25 million to $75 million. Requi...
|HI||Signed into law 05/2002||P-12||Coordination of Public and Private Efforts|
Continues 2001-02 appropriation to fund position in the department of accounting and general services to coordinate public and private effor...
|MD||Vetoed 05/2002||P-12||Aging School Program Funds; Task Force to Study Public School Facilities|
Establishes new allocation method for district grants under the Aging Schools Program; provides specified additional funds yearly to county ...
|FL||Signed into law 05/2002||P-12||Education Code Re-Write: Education Facility Survey|
According to state legislative summary, "To ensure that educational facilities information used by the legislature is accurate, [section] is...
|FL||Signed into law 05/2002||P-12|
|Education Code Re-Write: Compliance with Florida Building Code and Charter Building Expenses|
According to state legislative summary, "Clarifies that school district, community college and university facilities are to comply with the ...
|FL||Signed into law 05/2002||P-12||Education Code Re-Write: School Infrastructure Thrift Program|
According to legislative summary, "More school districts will qualify for awards from the school infrastructure program because [the bill sp...
|FL||Signed into law 05/2002||P-12||Local Government/District Interlocal Agreements|
Addresses facilities and local government/district collaborative efforts. http://www.leg.state.fl.us/cgi-bin/view_page.pl?Tab=session&Submen...
|MD||Signed into law 05/2002||P-12||Finance Overhaul|
Requires that county board financial audit results be reported to state superintendent, county fiscal authority, and specified house and sen...
|AZ||Signed into law 04/2002||P-12||Capital Outlay Revenue Limits and District Desegregation Activities|
Sets limits to amount that local board may budget outside of the capital outlay revenue limit. Requires districts pursuing desegregation vol...
|NH||Signed into law 04/2002||P-12||Indoor Air Quality, Fire Safety|
Establishes a committee to study indoor air quality and fire safety in public schools....
|NE||Signed into law 04/2002||P-12||Nebraska Schools Construction Alternative Act|
LB 391 is the Nebraska Schools Construction Alternatives Act. The bill allows a school district to enter into a design-build contract or con...
|VA||Signed into law 04/2002||P-12||City-School Facilities|
Makes the local governing body of a locality a tenant in common with the local school board in instances where the locality has incurred a m...
|VA||Signed into law 04/2002||P-12||Satellite public education facilities|
Authorizes school boards to enter into agreements with private business and industry for the establishment, installation, renovation, remode...
|ME||Signed into law 04/2002||P-12||Bond Issue Authorized|
Authorizes a $28,500,000 General Fund bond issue to capitalize the School Revolving Renovation Fund, to provide grants to public educational...
|UT||Signed into law 04/2002||Postsec.||Secure Areas in Facilities|
Modifies provisions related to security procedures at State Institutions of Higher Education by allowing the State Board of Regents to autho...
|WA||Signed into law 03/2002||P-12||Technology Part of Capital Projects|
Relates to clarifying the uses of the school district capital projects fund to include the costs of implementing technology facilities plans...
|WV||Signed into law 03/2002||P-12||Air Quality in New Schools|
Relates to air quality in new schools; requires rules to establish a process for independent radon testing, adjusting and valacing heating, ...
|WY||Signed into law 03/2002||P-12||Capital Construction System|
Relates to school capital construction; establishes a school capital construction system; establishes a state school facilities commission; ...
|ID||Signed into law 03/2002||P-12||School Safety and Health Revolving Loan and Grant Fund|
Amends existing law to extend conditions for applications to the School Safety and Health Revolving Loan and Grant Fund to include authority...
|ME||Signed into law 03/2002||P-12|
Removes the cap on the fees charged by the Department of Administrative and Financial Services, Bureau of General Services for services asso...
|IN||Signed into law 03/2002||P-12||Definition of Educational Facility Project Changed|
Expands the definition of educational facility project for purposes of the Indiana Development Finance Authority Law to permit the authority...
|ID||Signed into law 03/2002||P-12||School Abatement|
Amends existing law to clarify requirements for the abatement of unsafe or unhealthy conditions in school buildings; defines a serious safet...
|NM||Signed into law 03/2002||P-12||School Revenue Bond Act|
Enacts the School Revenue Bond Act; allows federal funds to be pledged for school revenue bonds. A local school board may issue bonds to fi...
|GA||Signed into law 02/2002||P-12||Financing Facilities|
Authorizes supplementary appropriation, by issuance of general obligation bonds, to the State of Georgia General Obligation Debt Sinking Fun...
|ME||Approved by voters 11/2001||P-12||Authorizes Bond for School Facilities|
S.B. 549/ Bond Issue Question 4
Private and Special Law No. 40., (LD 1707) Authorizes a bond issue to capitalize the School Revolving Renovation Fund for repairs and improv...
|CA||Signed into law 08/2001||P-12||Major Maintenance Funding Requirements|
Chapter No.194, Defines major maintenance for purposes of the Greene Act, requires commencing on a certain date, any school district applyin...
|OR||Signed into law 07/2001||P-12||Facility Planning|
Requires school facility plan for high growth school district to cover a period of at least 5 years; expands analyses that must be included ...
|OR||Signed into law 07/2001||P-12|
Requires inventory and rehabilitation of certain public school, community college and public university buildings that would pose threat to ...
|MN||Vetoed 06/2001||P-12||Capital Improvement Funds|
Relates to capital improvements; appropriates funds for capital improvement, flood hazard mitigation grants, acquisition of easements and to...
|OR||Signed into law 06/2001||P-12||Urban Boundaries and Inclusions|
Requires local government to amend urban growth boundary if analysis finds actual housing types and densities insufficient for next 20 years...
|AK||Signed into law 06/2001||P-12|
|The use of tobacco fund to finance school construction|
Relates to funding and use of the Tobacco Use Education and Cessation Fund; Relates to finance of construction and major maintenance of publ...
|SC||Signed into law 06/2001||Postsec.||Campus Housing|
Authorizes the Board of Trustees of State University and other institutions of higher education to enter into a ground lease agreement with ...
|OR||Signed into law 05/2001||P-12||Facilities Projects|
Authorizes Health, Housing, Educational and Cultural Facilities Authority to finance projects for public and nonprofit schools providing pre...
|HI||Signed into law 05/2001||P-12||Funding Repair and Maintenance|
Funds backlog of repair and maintenance for public school facilities through general obligation; establishes funding formula for on-going pr...
|HI||Signed into law 05/2001||P-12||Facilities Financing Program|
Establishes the school repair and maintenance trust fund as a separate fund of Hawaii 3R's, a nonprofit corporation, for coordination of pri...
|CO||Signed into law 05/2001||P-12||Technology Education Grant Program|
Creates the Information Technology Education Grant Program; provides money to school districts and charter schools to use in integrating inf...
|CO||Signed into law 05/2001||P-12||Bond Proceeds that Go to Charter Schools|
Concerns the capital construction needs of charter schools; provides that a portion of the proceeds from approved school district bond measu...
|FL||Signed into law 05/2001||Postsec.||Higher Educational Facilities Financing Act|
2001-79., Creates Higher Educational Facilities Financing Act; creates the Higher Educational Facilities Financing Authority; provides crite...
|ME||Signed into law 05/2001||Postsec.||Funds for Higher Education Facilities|
(LD 147) Prohibits the Maine State Commission for Higher Education Facilities from accepting funds from any source that would place conditio...
|FL||Signed into law 04/2001||P-12||Special Facility Construction Account|
Authorizes school districts to qualify construction projects for funding under Special Facility Construction Account by using school capital...
|GA||Signed into law 04/2001||P-12||Supplementary appropriations for public school capital outlay|
Act No. 212., Provides supplementary appropriations for public school capital outlay for the state fiscal year ending June 30, 2001, in addi...
|NM||Vetoed 04/2001||P-12||Public School Capital Outlay Council|
Provides criteria and procedures for funding public school capital outlay projects for public school buildings; authorizes the issuance of s...
|MD||Signed into law 04/2001||P-12||Establishment of a State Debt for School Construction|
Authorizes the creation of a State Debt to be used as a grant to the Interagency Committee on School Construction for the allocation to the ...
|NM||Signed into law 04/2001||P-12||County Gross Receipts Tax|
Upon a finding of need, the boards of every school district in a county that is either located wholly within the exterior boundaries of the ...
|MD||Signed by Governor 04/2001||Postsec.||Increasing the bonding authority for the University System of Maryland|
Increasing to $875,000,000, the bonding authority for the University System of Maryland; approving certain projects for the acquisition, dev...
|ME||Signed into law 04/2001||P-12||Use of Impact Fees|
Public Law No. 38., 39 (LD 346) Clarifies that communities that are part of a school administrative district or other single or multicommuni...
|KY||Signed into law 03/2001||P-12||School Construction Revenues|
Relates to school facilities construction; provides that "available local revenue" for school building construction shall no longer include ...
|AR||Signed into law 03/2001||P-12||Regulations for School Facilities|
Directs the establishment of regulations regarding self-construction projects by public educational entities....
|NJ||Signed into law 03/2001||P-12||New Facilities, Growth|
Provides school district budget cap adjustment for expenses related to opening of new school facility during the budget year; states the dis...
|AR||Signed into law 03/2001||P-12||Expanding Bonded Indebtedness|
Authorizes an increase in school district bond debt to 35% of the assessed value of real and personal property in the district in cases of u...
|UT||Signed into law 03/2001||P-12||State Support of Maintenance and Operations|
H.B. 3, S.B. 3
Modifies provisions relating to the state system of public education in the funding of the Minimum School Program. This act provides a ceili...
|AZ||Signed into law 03/2001||P-12||The State School Facilities Board|
Relates to the School Facilities Board; provides for sale of school property; provides for authorization to issue bonds for school construct...
|WY||Signed into law 03/2001||P-12||Major Facility Repair/Replacement|
Relates to major building and facility repair and replacement payments; modifies major maintenance payment computations; imposes major maint...
|AR||Signed into law 03/2001||Postsec.||Standards for Higher Education Construction|
Amends code sections pertaining to Arkansas State Building Services review and approval of higher education institution capital improvements...
|WY||Signed into law 03/2001||P-12||Adequacy Standards for Construction|
Relates to school capital construction; imposes a condition on state building adequacy standards....
|SD||Veto overridden 02/2001||P-12||Funding for Textbooks|
Authorizes the funding of textbooks through the school capital outlay fund....
|WY||Signed into law 02/2001||P-12||Committee on Capital Construction|
Relates to school capital construction; establishes a select committee on capital construction; provides an appropriation....
|SD||Signed into law 02/2001||P-12||Capital Outlay for Lease-Purchase|
Adjusts the use of the capital outlay fund; provides that it may also be used for installment or lease-purchase payments for the purchase of...
|CA||Unofficially approved by Voters 11/2000||P-12|
|Changing Bond Approval from 75% to 55%|
PROPOSITION 39 Authorizes bonds for construction, reconstruction, rehabilitation or replacement of school facilities if approved by 55% vote...
|NC||Approved by voters 10/2000||Postsec.||Statewide Bond Referendum|
BOND REFERENDUM Issues the State of North Carolina Higher Education Improvement Bonds, constituting general obligation bonds of the State se...
|CA||Signed into law 09/2000||P-12||School Construction Finance|
Chapter No.530, Authorizes new construction or modernization on real property leased to a school district if certain conditions are met....
|CA||Signed into law 09/2000||P-12||Report on School Building Capacity|
Chapter No.458, Requires each school district that elects to participate in the new construction program under the Leroy F. Greene School Fa...
|CA||Signed into law 09/2000||P-12||Funding Joint-use Projects|
Authorizes the State Allocation Board to fund joint-use projects to construct libraries, multi-purpose rooms, and gymnasiums if specified co...
|CA||Signed into law 09/2000||P-12|
|Petitions for Charters and Passage of School Bonds|
Requires the State Board of Education to develop criteria for the review and approval of charter school petitions. Makes technical revision...
|NJ||Signed into law 09/2000||Postsec.||Bonds/Notes|
Increases the amount of bonds and notes which may be issued to provide additional State support for county colleges; states said bonds and n...
|CA||Rejected by voters 08/2000||P-12|
BALLOT NO. 833 (SA99F0004), PROPOSITION 26; Authorizes schools, community college districts, and county education offices that evaluate safe...
|CA||On 11/07/2000 Ballot 07/2000||P-12|
|Bond Vote for Schools|
PROPOSITION 39; Authorizes bonds for construction, reconstruction, rehabilitation or replacement of school facilities if approved by 55% vot...
|CA||Signed into law 07/2000||P-12|
|Capital Finance Notification|
Requires a) specified notification to affected school districts, county offices of education, community college districts, California State ...
|OH||Signed into law 06/2000||P-12||Property Acquisition|
Authorizes a Board of Education to acquire real property needed for school purposes by exchanging real property that the board owns for the ...
|OH||Signed into law 06/2000||P-12||School Facilities Assistance Moneys|
Sets aside school facilities assistance moneys for school districts with exceptional needs; permits any school district to participate in th...
|AK||Signed into law 06/2000||P-12||Bond Issue Financing School Buildings|
Makes capital appropriations that are funded from the sale of revenue bonds that are issued by the Alaska Housing Finance Corporation or a s...
|NJ||Signed into law 06/2000||Postsec.||Fire Safety|
Requires installation of automatic fire suppression systems in all dormitories at public or private institutions of higher education....
|NJ||Signed into law 06/2000||P-12|
Concerns the Educational Facilities Construction and Financing Act; concerns the construction and financing of public school facilities....
|OK||Signed into law 06/2000||P-12|
|Oklahoma Education and Infrastructure Bond Act|
Relates to education and general obligation bonds; provides that the act may be cited as the Oklahoma Education and Infrastructure Bond Act....
|OK||Signed into law 06/2000||Postsec.||appropriations for postsecondary|
Relates to revenue and taxation and higher education. Appropriates to the Oklahoma State Regents for Higher Education $634,890,903 from th...
|OK||Signed into law 06/2000||Postsec.||Postsecondary Capital Construction|
Relates to revenue and taxation and higher education. Appropriates $634,890,903 from the general fund to increase faculty salaries 3% and to...
|SC||Became law without governor's signature 06/2000||P-12||School Facilities|
Authorizes the Board of Education to acquire school buildings and other facilities relating to school district operations; allows this acqui...
|CO||Signed into law 05/2000||P-12||Charter School Changes, Capital Reserve Usage|
Concerns public schools; authorizes charter schools to impose fees for excess transportation costs and to engage in the building, planning a...
|ME||Signed into law 05/2000||P-12||Construction Funding|
Public Law No. 789, (LD 870); Improves public school safety and learning environments; allows a municipality to expend funds for school cons...
|CO||Signed into law 05/2000||P-12||Capital Construction Projects|
Concerns the funding of Public School Capital Construction Projects; addresses two methods of providing funding for the state's portion of m...
|IA||Signed into law 05/2000||P-12||Infrastructure Program/Fund|
Provides financial assistance to communities and school districts by creating a school infrastructure program and fund; continues the commun...
|MD||Signed into law 05/2000||P-12||Solar Energy in New Schools|
Establishes a pilot program to use solar energy in new school construction projects in the State; requires a county board of education to in...
|MS||Signed into law 05/2000||Postsec.||Allow Universities access to Dev. Bank|
Revises the definition of the term "local governmental entity" under the Mississippi Development Bank Act to include the State or any agency...
|NM||Signed into law 04/2000||P-12||Capital Projects|
Authorizes the issuance and sale of capital projects general obligation bonds to make capital expenditures for senior citizen facility impro...
|FL||Signed into law 04/2000||P-12||Lottery Capital Outlay and Debt Service Fund|
Creates Lottery Capital Outlay and Debt Service Trust Fund within the Education Department; provides for sources of funds; provides purposes...
Changes provisions relating to budgets, beginner grade entrance document requirements, the enrollment option program, reorganization plan he...
|IA||Signed into law 04/2000||P-12||Asbestos Removal - Funding|
Repeals provision authorizing the raising of an additional enrichment amount to fund asbestos removal projects; provides that asbestos remov...
|NM||Signed into law 04/2000||P-12||Bonds for Capital Projects|
Authorizes the issuance and sale of capital projects general obligation bonds to make capital expenditures for senior citizen facility impro...
|MD||Signed into law 04/2000||P-12||School Construction|
Repeals a specified limitation on the applicability of the Prevailing Wage Law to the construction of an elementary or secondary school....
|ID||Signed into law 04/2000||P-12||Uniform School Building Safety Code Commission|
Creates an Idaho Uniform School Building Safety Code Commission which shall develop an Idaho Uniform School Building Safety Code; provides f...
|ID||Signed into law 04/2000||P-12||Unhealthy Conditions in Schools|
Requires school districts to identify and abate unsafe and unhealthy conditions in schools in the district; creates a School Safety and Heal...
|NM||Signed into law 04/2000||P-12||Supplemental Severance Tax Bonds for School Capitol Outlay|
Relates to severance tax bonds; declares an emergency. Amends the Severance Tax Bonding Act, authorizes the issuance of additional supplemen...
|NM||Signed into law 04/2000||P-12||Criteria for School Capitol Projects|
Relates to public school capital expenditures. Declares an emergency; amends the Public School Capitol Outlay Act to provide criteria and st...
|UT||Signed into law 03/2000||P-12||Construction Manager Selection Process|
Relates to public schools; provides that if a local board determines to use a construction manager and general contractor as its method of c...
|Education Facility Projects|
Expands the definition of education facility projects for purposes of the Indiana Development Finance Authority (IDFA) law to permit the aut...
|KY||Signed into law 03/2000||P-12|
Relates to procurement; increases the cost of construction projects and purchases for which state agencies, institutions of higher education...
|NM||Vetoed 02/2000||P-12||Facilities Funding|
Authorizes supplemental severance tax bonds for public school capital outlay purposes....
|NM||Signed into law 02/2000||P-12||School Facilities|
Relates to supplemental severance tax bonds; provides for funding of public school capitol outlays....