Composite Index of Local Ability to Pay; Joint Legislative Audit and Review Commission to study. (SJ341)

Introduced By

Sen. Henry Marsh (D-Richmond)

Progress

Introduced
Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate

Description

Study; Composite Index of Local Ability to Pay; report.  Directing the Joint Legislative Audit and Review Commission to study the efficiency and effectiveness of the Composite Index of Local Ability to Pay. In conducting the study, the Joint Legislative Audit and Review Commission shall (i) review current statutory, constitutional, and budgetary provisions governing the calculation of SOQ costs and funding; (ii) examine the components of the Composite Index and how they interact; (iii) evaluate other states' public school funding formulas; (iv) hear local concerns and seek input from various Virginia and national experts, as available; and (v) evaluate the need to adjust the current basic school aid formula.

The Commission must submit its findings and recommendations to the 2012 Session of the General Assembly. Read the Bill »

Outcome

Bill Has Failed

History

DateAction
01/11/2011Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/12/11 11103858D
01/11/2011Referred to Committee on Rules
01/14/2011Assigned Rules sub: #1
01/28/2011Reported from Rules with substitute
01/28/2011Committee substitute printed 11104323D-S1
01/31/2011Reading waived (38-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/01/2011Read second time
02/01/2011Reading of substitute waived
02/01/2011Committee substitute agreed to 11104323D-S1
02/01/2011Engrossed by Senate - committee substitute SJ341S1
02/02/2011Read third time and agreed to by Senate by voice vote
02/07/2011Placed on Calendar
02/07/2011Referred to Committee on Rules
02/10/2011Assigned Rules sub: #3 Studies
02/21/2011Left in Rules

Duplicate Bills

The following bills are identical to this one: HB2359.