2015 House Bill 4115

Senate Roll Call 262: Passed

The K-12 school aid, community college and university budgets for the fiscal year that begins Oct 1, 2015. A separate budget authorizes the rest of state government spending (Senate Bill 133). This bill would appropriate $13.896 billion for K-12 public schools, compared to $13.870 billion originally appropriated for the prior year. It also appropriates $1.534 billion for state universities, compared to $1.516 billion the prior year. Community colleges would get $388 million, vs. $365 million the prior year. All told it comes to $15.819 billion for education, and with Senate Bill 133, $54.443 in total state government spending for the next fiscal year, compared to $53.129 originally approved for the current year.

24 Yeas / 14 Nays
Republican (24 Yeas / 3 Nays)
Democrat (0 Yeas / 11 Nays)