An Act To Apply Equally a Curtailment or Other Loss in General Purpose Aid to Education
Sec. 1. 20-A MRSA §5815 is enacted to read:
§ 5815. Reduction in tuition
If the share of revenue from the State disbursed to a school administrative unit pursuant to section 15671 is reduced for any reason, the school administrative unit may reduce the tuition it pays to a public or private school under this chapter by the same percentage as the reduction of state revenue.
If state revenue to a school administrative unit is reduced for any reason, this bill allows a school administrative unit to reduce the tuition it pays to a public or private school by the same percentage that the school administrative unit's share of state revenue under essential programs and services is reduced.