Date Requested: February 04, 2015
Time Requested: 10:55 AM
Agency: Education, Department of
CBD Number: Version: Bill Number: Resolution Number:
2274 Introduced SB256
CBD Subject: Education (K12)


Sources of Revenue:

General Fund

Legislation creates:

Neither Program nor Fund

Fiscal Note Summary

Effect this measure will have on costs and revenues of state government.

    Committee Substitute SB256
    The purpose of this bill is to increase the number of unexcused absences constituting truancy from five (5) back to ten (10) that was changed from ten (10) to five (5) in 2010. The Committee Substitute clarifies the number of days when parental intervention and court referral are triggered.

Fiscal Note Detail

Effect of Proposal Fiscal Year
Fiscal Year
(Upon Full
1. Estmated Total Cost 0 0 0
Personal Services 0 0 0
Current Expenses 0 0 0
Repairs and Alterations 0 0 0
Assets 0 0 0
Other 0 0 0
2. Estimated Total Revenues 0 0 0

Explanation of above estimates (including long-range effect):

    With the clarifications and changes included in the Committee Substitute, it is estimated that there will not be any increase in the dropout rate. Therefore, the estimated cost of the proposed bill is zero.



    Person submitting Fiscal Note: Brenda Freed
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