Amendments for SB21-053

Senate Journal, February 23
After consideration on the merits, the Committee recommends that SB21-053 be amended
as follows, and as so amended, be referred to the Committee of the Whole with favorable
recommendation and with a recommendation that it be placed on the Consent Calendar.
Amend printed bill, page 4, line 26, after "DISTRICTS" insert "AND TO THE STATE
CHARTER SCHOOL INSTITUTE".

Page 4, strike line 27 and substitute "SUBSECTIONS (3) AND (6) OF THIS
SECTION.".

Page 5, strike lines 25 through 27.

Page 6, strike lines 1 and 2 and substitute:
"(5) EACH DISTRICT THAT AUTHORIZES A CHARTER SCHOOL SHALL
DISTRIBUTE TO THE CHARTER SCHOOL ONE HUNDRED PERCENT OF THE DISTRICT
CHARTER SCHOOL'S PER-PUPIL SHARE OF THE DISTRIBUTION RECEIVED BY THE
DISTRICT PURSUANT TO THIS SECTION. A DISTRICT CHARTER SCHOOL'S
DISTRIBUTION IS DETERMINED BY DIVIDING THE AMOUNT OF THE DISTRIBUTION
RECEIVED BY THE DISTRICT PURSUANT TO THIS SECTION BY THE DISTRICT'S
FUNDED PUPIL COUNT FOR THE 2020-21 BUDGET YEAR AND THEN MULTIPLYING
THAT AMOUNT BY THE DISTRICT CHARTER SCHOOL'S PUPIL ENROLLMENT FOR
THE 2020-21 BUDGET YEAR.
(6) FOR EACH INSTITUTE CHARTER SCHOOL LOCATED WITHIN AN
ACCOUNTING DISTRICT THAT RECEIVES A DISTRIBUTION PURSUANT TO THIS
SECTION, THE DEPARTMENT SHALL CALCULATE A DISTRIBUTION AMOUNT FOR
THE INSTITUTE CHARTER SCHOOL. THE DEPARTMENT SHALL CALCULATE AN
INSTITUTE CHARTER SCHOOL'S DISTRIBUTION BY DIVIDING THE AMOUNT OF THE
DISTRIBUTION RECEIVED BY THE ACCOUNTING DISTRICT PURSUANT TO THIS
SECTION BY THE ACCOUNTING DISTRICT'S FUNDED PUPIL COUNT FOR THE
2020-21 BUDGET YEAR AND THEN MULTIPLYING THAT AMOUNT BY THE
INSTITUTE CHARTER SCHOOL'S PUPIL ENROLLMENT FOR THE 2020-21 BUDGET
YEAR. THE DISTRIBUTION FOR AN INSTITUTE CHARTER SCHOOL IS SEPARATE
FROM AND DOES NOT AFFECT THE AMOUNT OF THE DISTRIBUTION TO THE
INSTITUTE CHARTER SCHOOL'S ACCOUNTING DISTRICT. THE DEPARTMENT SHALL
DISTRIBUTE THE TOTAL AMOUNT CALCULATED PURSUANT TO THIS SUBSECTION
(6) TO THE STATE CHARTER SCHOOL INSTITUTE, WHICH SHALL DISTRIBUTE TO
EACH INSTITUTE CHARTER SCHOOL ONE HUNDRED PERCENT OF THE AMOUNT
CALCULATED FOR THE INSTITUTE CHARTER SCHOOL PURSUANT TO THIS
SUBSECTION (6).".

Renumber succeeding subsection accordingly.

Page 11, line 2, strike "$14,710,558" and substitute "$14,710,777".

page 11, after line 10 insert:

"SECTION 7. Appropriation. For the 2020-21state fiscal year,
$569,849 is appropriated to the department of education. This appropriation is
from the general fund. To implement this act, the department may use this
appropriation for distributions to institute charter schools pursuant to section
22-54-143 (6), C.R.S.".

Renumber succeeding sections accordingly.

Appro-
priations



House Journal, March 2
21 SB21-053 be amended as follows, and as so amended, be referred to
22 the Committee of the Whole with favorable
23 recommendation:
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25 Amend reengrossed bill, page 6, line 8, after "SCHOOL" insert "THAT
26 EXPERIENCED A DECREASE IN ACTUAL TOTAL PROGRAM FUNDING FOR THE
27 2020-21 BUDGET YEAR FROM THE AMOUNT OF TOTAL PROGRAM FUNDING
2020 28 ESTIMATED FOR THE INSTITUTE CHARTER SCHOOL DURING THE
29 LEGISLATIVE SESSION AND IS".
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House Journal, March 4
31 Amendment No. 1, Appropriations Report, dated March 2, 2021, and
32 placed in member's bill file; Report also printed in House Journal,
33 March 2, 2021.
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35 As amended, ordered revised and placed on the Calendar for Third
36 Reading and Final Passage.
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