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2014-09-19 House Journal

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2014-09-19                     House Journal                      Page 2861
HB 278                                                                                                                        
The following was engrossed and enrolled, signed by the Speaker and                                                             
Chief Clerk, President and Secretary of the Senate, and the engrossed                                                           
and enrolled copies were transmitted to the Office of the Governor at                                                           
10:30 a.m., May 12, 2014:                                                                                                       
      FREE CONFERENCE CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO. 278                                                                                 
      "An Act relating to the exemption from jury service for certain                                                           
      teachers; relating to the powers of the Department of Education                                                           
      and Early Development; relating to school performance reports;                                                            
      relating to accountability standards; providing funding for Internet                                                      
      services; relating to secondary school course credit earned through                                                       
      assessment; relating to public school college and career readiness                                                        
      assessments and diplomas; relating to the secondary school                                                                
      competency examination and related requirements; relating to                                                              
      charter schools and student transportation; relating to residential                                                       
      school applications; relating to school construction bond debt                                                            
      reimbursement; increasing the stipend for boarding school                                                                 
      students; relating to the local contribution to public school                                                             
      funding; increasing the base student allocation used in the formula                                                       
      for state funding of public education; relating to correspondence                                                         
      programs, funding, and student allotments; relating to funding of                                                         
      and reporting by Alaska technical and vocational education                                                                
      programs; relating to earning high school credit for completion of                                                        
      vocational education courses offered by institutions receiving                                                            
      technical and vocational education program funding; relating to                                                           
      schools operated by a federal agency; relating to education tax                                                           
      credits; establishing an optional municipal tax exemption for                                                             
      privately owned real property rented or leased for use as a charter                                                       
      school; establishing a pilot project for public middle school                                                             
      students; requiring the Department of Administration to provide a                                                         
      proposal for a salary and benefits schedule for school districts and                                                      
      for teacher tenure; requiring the Legislative Budget and Audit                                                            

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      Committee to provide for studies on public education funding;                                                             
      requiring the Department of Education and Early Development to                                                            
      report to the legislature on school design and construction;                                                              
      relating to grants to school districts; and providing for an effective                                                    
The following memorandum dated May 5, 2014, was received from                                                                   
Patty Rose, Enrolling Secretary, Division of Legal and Research                                                                 
"In accordance with Rule 43, Uniform Rules of the Alaska State                                                                  
Legislature, I am reporting the following manifest errors in FCCS                                                               
HB 278, which have been corrected in enrolling:                                                                                 
Page 4, line 21:                                                                                                                
      Delete "section"                                                                                                          
      Insert "subsection"                                                                                                       
Page 6, line 23:                                                                                                                
      Delete "Sec. 14.03.126"                                                                                                 
      Insert "Sec. 14.03.127"                                                                                                 
Page 10, line 7:                                                                                                                
      Delete "Sec. 14.03.263"                                                                                                 
      Insert "Sec. 14.03.264"                                                                                                 
Page 12, line 1, following "(3)":                                                                                               
      Insert "the services and materials"                                                                                       
Page 36, line 29, following "Development":                                                                                  
      Insert ", or through a state grant"                                                                                   
Page 38, lines 6 - 7:                                                                                                           
      To correct an error in the order of the bill sections, move bill                                                          
      sections 50 and 51 to page 37, following line 8, and renumber as                                                          
      sections 48 and 49. Renumber the following bill sections