LD 1422 LR 1901(04)
An Act To Prepare Maine People for the Future Economy
Fiscal Note for House Amendment "   " to Committee Amendment "A"
Sponsor: Rep. Treat of Hallowell
Fiscal Note Required: Yes
Fiscal Note
State Mandate - Exempted
State Mandates
Required Activity Unit Affected Local Cost
Requires local school administrative units to have a detailed implementation plan that includes teacher training including, but not limited to, teaching in multi-age classrooms.  Also requires school administrative units to prepare and implement an extensive outreach effort to meet with parents and students in developing and implementing the plan to transition to a proficiency-based graduation and a standards-based system of education. School Moderate statewide
Pursuant to the Mandate Preamble, the two-thirds vote of all members elected to each House exempts the state from the constitutional requirement to fund 90% of the additional costs.
Fiscal Detail and Notes
This fiscal note represents the incremental impact of this floor amendment.  As the bill amended by the Committee Amendment already includes a mandate preamble, the additional requirements expressed here are exempted from the funding requirement.