Synopsis As Introduced Amends the School Code. In calculating supplemental general State aid, provides that, for the 2003-2004 school year and each school year thereafter, "Low-Income Concentration Level" is the low-income eligible pupil count from the most recently available federal census or the low-income eligible pupil count determined by the Department of Human Services based on those students who are eligible for food stamps or Medicaid, whichever pupil count is greater, divided by the Average Daily Attendance of the school district. Effective July 1, 2003.
Senate Committee Amendment No. 1 Deletes everything after the enacting clause. Amends the State aid formula provisions of the School Code by changing the amount of and how a supplemental general State aid grant is calculated. Effective July 1, 2003.
Senate Floor Amendment No. 3 Changes how the maximum amount of a supplemental general State aid grant is calculated for the 2003-2004, 2004-2005, and 2005-2006 school years.