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2014 Senate Bill 954: Expand state oversight of public school overspending
  1. Introduced by Sen. Howard Walker (R) on May 21, 2014, to give the Department Treasury the authority to withhold state school aid payments “to incentivize” an overspending school district that fails to submit an acceptable “deficit elimination plan” as required by Senate Bill 952, or which falls more deeply into financial trouble and must operate under an “enhanced” deficit plan.
    • Referred to the Senate Appropriations Committee on May 21, 2014.