Legislature(2003 - 2004)
2004-03-08 House JournalFull Journal pdf
2004-03-08 House Journal Page 2882 HB 471 The Health, Education & Social Services Committee has considered: HOUSE BILL NO. 471 "An Act relating to the funding of public education; and providing for an effective date." and recommends it be replaced with: CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO. 471(EDU) (same title) 2004-03-08 House Journal Page 2883 The report was signed by Representative Wilson, Chair, with the following individual recommendations: Do pass (4): Gatto, Seaton, Wolf, Wilson No recommendation (1): Cissna Amend (1): Coghill A House Health, Education & Social Services Committee letter of intent signed by Representative Wilson, Chair, follows: "The HESS Committee acknowledges the importance of supporting education in the State of Alaska. Therefore, it is the consensus of the Committee that the base student allocation be increased from $4,169 to $4,379; and in each following year, beginning July 1, 2005, an increase in the base student allocation of two percent. 'The HESS Committee recognizes the need to identify sources of available funds for this increased education funding. We identify the remaining authorized Constitutional Budget Reserve (CBR) draw for 2004 and the Permanent Fund Earnings Reserve as sources that can be used for this education funding increase.'" The following fiscal note(s) apply to CSHB 471(EDU): 1. Fiscal, Dept. of Education & Early Development HB 471 was referred to the Finance Committee.