Category: Education

SB 191 (2017)

House/Senate Bill: Senate

Description: Increases state funding for full-day kindergarten programs, with adjustments based on the number of English language learners and free and reduced lunch students in each district. The House amended the bill to simply provide full funding for full-day kindergarten programs, and half funding for half-day kindergarten programs. The House also added keno legalization to the bill to create the revenue for kindergarten funding.

Bill Sponsor: David Watters

Bill Co Sponsor: Click the "Link to Full Bill" for information

Next Hearing Date: Tue, 05/09/2017

Next Voting Date: Thu, 06/22/2017

Bill Status

Passed House and Senate
Passed House Committee: Yes
Passed House: Yes
Passed Senate Committee: Yes
Passed Senate: Yes
Signed by Governor: No

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