The non-education portion of the state government budget for the fiscal year that begins on Oct. 1, 2015. This would appropriate $38.623 billion, compared to $37.378 billion originally appropriated the previous year. Of this, $17.425 billion comes from state tax, fee and other revenue, compared to $17.553 billion the previous year. The rest of this budget is federal money ($21.199 billion, compared to $19.825 billion the previous year). The education portion of the budget (K-12, community colleges and state universities) is in House Bill 4115. Altogether, the legislature proposes to spend , $54.443 billion next year, vs. $53.129 originally approved for the current year.