|WA||Signed into law 03/2014||P-12||Basic Education Funding in Counties with Federal Forest Lands|
Prohibits the Superintendent of Public Instruction from offsetting basic education allocations with a district's federal forest revenues if the school district has a poverty level of at least 57 percent.
|FL||Signed into law 06/2013||P-12||Reimbursement of Charter Schools for Federal Funds|
S.B. 1108 - Reimbursement of Charter Schools for Federal Funds
Provides that unless otherwise mutually agreed to by the charter school and its sponsor, the sponsor must reimburse the charter school each month for all invoices submitted by the charter school for federal funds available to the sponsor for the benefit of the...
|HI||Passed 06/2013||P-12||Federal Aid for Educating Migrants|
Strongly urges Hawaii's congressional delegation to seek and obtain additional federal aid for the provision of educational services to migrants from the compact of free association nations. http://www.capitol.hawaii.gov/session2013/bills/SCR169_.pdf ...
|CA||Signed into law 06/2013||P-12||Federal Secure Rural Schools and Community Self-Determination Act of 2000|
Urges the 113th Congress to reauthorize and fund the federal Secure Rural Schools and Community Self-Determination Act of 2000 to provide a long-term, stable source of funding for schools and counties to maintain vital programs prior to September 30, 2013, to ...
|HI||Passed 04/2013||P-12||Federal Aid to Serve Migrants from Micronesia, the Marshall Islands, and Palau|
Urges Hawaii's Congressional Delegation to seek and obtain additional federal aid for the state, to provide educational services to migrants from the Compact of Free Association nations. http://www.capitol.hawaii.gov/session2013/bills/SR126_.pdf ...
|OH||Signed into law 06/2012||P-12||Additional State and Federal Funds to Support Early Literacy Assessment and Interventions|
S.B. 316 - Additional State and Federal Funds to Support Early Literacy Assessment and Interventions
By December 31, 2012, directs the superintendent of public instruction and the governor's director of 21st century education to issue a report to the governor and general assembly on the department's ability to to reprioritize state and federal funds appropria...
|CA||Signed into law 10/2011||P-12||Facilitating Renewable Energy Products on School Lands|
From bill summary: Contingent on the cooperation of the U.S. Secretary of the Interior, requires the state lands commission to enter into a memorandum of agreement by April 1, 2012, with the U.S. Secretary of the Interior to facilitate land exchanges consolida...
|NV||Signed into law 06/2011||P-12||Finance|
Urging Congress to enact legislation requiring the Secretary of the Interior to convey ownership of certain land to the State of Nevada to help fund education in Nevada.
|WA||Signed into law 05/2011||P-12||Allocation of Federal Forest Revenue Based on Resident Students|
Allocates federal forest revenue to public schools based on resident students. Directs the definition of "resident student" to be based on rules adopted by the superintendent of public instruction which shall consider and address the impact of alternative lear...
|OK||Signed into law 05/2011||P-12||Federal Grant Money Can Be Disbursed to Cooperative|
The measure allows federal grant money applied for on behalf of a school district to be disbursed directly to an interlocal cooperative with the consent of the school districts in the cooperative.
|Community Colleges Opt Out Of Participation In Federal Direct Loan Program|
Allows community colleges to opt out of participation in the William D. Ford Federal Direct Loan Program.
Govenor's Veto Message: http://www.governor.state.nc.us/NewsItems/PressReleaseDetail.aspx?newsItemID=1803
Bill text: http://www.ncga.state.nc.us/Sessions...
|NE||Signed into law 03/2011||P-12||Allocation Provisions Relating to the Education Innovation Fund|
From the fiscal note: Repeals the section of statute requiring a student achievement coordinator at NDE. The
general fund savings from eliminating the position will be $103,420 in FY12 and FY13.
Increases teacher and administrator certificate fees from $55 to ...
|NE||Signed into law 02/2011||P-12||Formula to Distribute State Aid|
Fiscal Note summary: LB 18 amends the Tax Equity and Educational Opportunities Support Act (TEEOSA) which is the formula used to distribute state aid to education. Increases the needs calculated for school systems from 100% to 102.23% in the current school yea...
|CA||Vetoed 09/2010||P-12||Eligibility of Entities for Federal Funding|
From bill analysis: Requires the state board of education to include school districts, county offices of education, charter schools and other agencies deemed eligible pursuant to state and federal law, in any application for federal aid to education, in any al...
|RI||Signed into law 06/2010||P-12||Support for "Race to the Top" Grant|
Joint resolution supporing the federal "Race to the Top" grant program and urging the governor and the Rhode Island Department of Elementary and Secondary Education to submit a competitive application for the Race to the Top Round Two....
|RI||SIGNED BY GOVERNOR. 06/2010||P-12||"Race to the Top" Round Two|
Joint resolution supporting the Federal "Race to the Top" grant program and urging the governor and the Rhode Island Department of Elementary and Secondary Education to submit a competitive application for the Race to the Top Round Two. ...
|GA||Signed into law 06/2010||P-12||Georgia Education Authority|
H.B. 936 - Section 2 and 3
Amends language related to the Georgia Education Authority (Schools). Reduces authority membership from 7 to 5 members; replaces existing members with 3 gubernatorial appointees, one appointee of the lieutenant governor, and one appointee of the speaker of the...
|GA||Signed into law 06/2010||P-12||Amendments to Transparency in Government Act|
Amends "Transparency in Government Act" to include in the definition of "agency" all departments (including the department of education), any regional education service agency and local boards of education. Existing provisions require information on financials...
|CA||Signed into law 01/2010||P-12||Race to the Top|
S.B. 1E - Section 8
Adds Chapter 18 (commencing with Section 53100) to the Education Code. Numbers below relate to new section numbers.
53100: For purposes of implementing the federal Race to the Top program, (1) authorizes the state superintendent and president of the state bo...
|CA||Signed into law 01/2010||P-12||Legislative Intent and Race to the Top|
S.B. 1E - Section 1
Establishes legislative intent regarding California's efforts in the federal Race to the Top competition. http://www.leginfo.ca.gov/pub/09-10/bill/sen/sb_0001-0050/sbx5_1_bill_20100107_chaptered.pdf
Specifies that these provisions become operative only if Sen...
|CA||Signed into law 01/2010||P-12||State Longitudinal Data System|
S.B. 1E - Section 21
Adds that further purposes of state longitudinal data system are (1) to allow the state to publicly report data, as specified by the federal America COMPETES Act and as required by the federal American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009, and (2) to ensure t...
|IL||Adopted 12/2009||P-12||Federal Funding of School Districts|
23 IAC 100.120, .130, .Table C
Adapted from Illinois Register: Amends rules to provide for uniformity in accounting for the federal funds that school districts receive under the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act (ARRA) of 2009. Establishes new account numbers so that the specific feder...
|RI||Passed 11/2009||P-12||Race to the Top|
(Joint Resolution) Supports the Federal Race to the Top grant program; urges the Governor and the State Department of Elementary and Secondary Education to submit a competitive application to pursue the four reforms as outlined by the United States Department ...
|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 revenue bonds or other evidences of indebtedness by the Providence Public Buildings Authority to provide funding for Warm...
|IL||Signed into law 07/2009||P-12||Innovation, Intervention, and Restructuring Task Force|
Creates, in accordance with the goals outlined in the federal American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009, the Innovation, Intervention, and Restructuring Task Force to develop recommendations for the innovation, intervention, and restructuring of schools, ...
|OH||Signed into law 07/2009||P-12||Flexibility to Meet ARRA Requirements|
H.B. 1 - Section 265.50.53 and 265.50.55
Section 265.50.53: In fiscal years 2010 and 2011, allows the state superintendent to recommend the reallocation of unexpended and unincumbered general revenue fund appropriations if the superintendent deems this necessary to meet the reporting requirements of ...
|TN||Signed into law 07/2009||P-12||Reporting of Total Funds Received - ARRA|
Requires the state school bond authority to report the total funds received under the federal American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009 to the chairs of the senate and house finance, ways and means committees by January 2, 2010.
|TX||Signed into law 06/2009||P-12||Federal Funds|
Authorizes the Texas Education Agency to seek, accept and distribute grants awarded by the federal government or any other public or private entity for the benefit of public elementary and secondary education. Authorizes the commissioner, for purposes of deter...
|MS||Signed into law 04/2008||P-12||Temporary Assistance for Needy Families|
Clarifies method of providing Temporary Assistance for Needy Families payments; provides if a school district fails to provide to the Department of Human Services information about the school attendance of any child who is eligible for TANF benefits after a wr...
|Amends Federal Student Aid Program|
34 CFR Parts 600, 668, 673, 674, 675, 676, 682, 685
Amends the Federal Student Aid Program regulations to implement the changes to the Higher Education Act of 1965, as amended (HEA), resulting from the Higher Education Reconciliation Act of 2005 (HERA), Public Law No. 109–171, and other recently enacted legisla...
|HI||Signed into law 06/2006||P-12||Department of Education Federal Revenue Maximization Program Revolving Fund|
Creates a revolving fund for the collection and disbursement of generated revenue to support the administration and operations of the department of education federal revenue maximization program and for medicaid-eligible services provided by the department.
|OK||Adopted 05/2006||P-12||Claiming Federal Program Funds|
Changes the process school districts use to claim federal program funds. Implements an electronic reimbursement program which will allow school districts the ability to access their federal funds using a draw-down method.
|KS||Adopted 05/2006||P-12||Federal Role in State|
Memorializes the President and Congress to make a serious commitment to improving the quality of the nation's public schools by substantially increasing its funding for the reauthorization of the No Child Left Behind Act of 2001, the Higher Education Act, the...
|MS||Signed into law 02/2006||P-12|
|Borrowing funds from federal government to cover loss of revenue as result of Hurricane Katrina|
Authorizes school districts, universities and community colleges to borrow funds from federal government to cover loss of revenue as result of Hurricane Katrina.
|IN||Signed into law 05/2005||P-12||Matching Funds for Federal Charter School Facilities Initiative|
H.B. 1001 (Section 129)
States that if the U.S. Department of Education approves a new competition for states to receive matching funds for charter school facilities, the department must pursue this federal funding. Appropriates $10 million from the state general fund to provide sta...
|CO||Signed into law 04/2005||P-12||Federal Funding to the State Board|
S.B. 200 (Section 18)
Requires the state board to annually report to the legislature the total amount of federal funds received by the state board in the prior fiscal year, accounting how the funds were used, specifying the federal law or regulation governing the use of the federal...
|CO||Signed into law 06/2003||P-12||Literacy|
Specifies that the general assembly intends for the Department of Education, for purposes of Colorado family literacy programs, to actively pursue all federal moneys for family literacy available through the federal No Child Left Behind Act of 2001 and the Wor...
|NM||to governor 03/2003||P-12||Resolution re: Federal Support|
HJM 13 states that New Mexico and other western states face funding conditions exacerbated by projections that public school enrollment will increase in the western states while declining in the rest of the nation; that despite wide disparities in expenditures...