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2020 House Bill 5955: Allow taxpayers to pay more for school supplies
Introduced by Rep. Angela Witwer (D) on July 22, 2020
To allow an individual to choose to automatically contribute $5 or more from his or her state income tax refund to a state account that would pay money to public school teachers who claim to have spent their own money on classroom supplies. Note: Under a 1970 Supreme Court case, school districts are required to provide an array of necessary classroom supplies at no cost to students' families (or to teachers).   Official Text and Analysis.
Referred to the House Tax Policy Committee on July 22, 2020