View Amendment Current Amendment: 40 to Bill 3759 Reps. BROWN and CLYBURN propose the following Amendment No. to H. 3759 (COUNCIL\WAB\3759C058.AGM.WAB19):

Reference is to Printer's Date 02/28/19-H.

Amend the bill, as and if amended, PART IV, Enhancements to Workforce Preparation, Subpart II, Statewide Assessment Program Revisions, by adding an appropriately numbered SECTION to read:

/ SECTION __.      Article 1, Chapter 18, Title 59 of the 1976 Code is amended by adding:

     "Section 59-18-130.      (A)      The Superintendent of Education shall utilize lower child to teacher ratios as a strategy to assist chronically unsatisfactory schools.
     (B)      School districts shall draw from existing funding to bear the expense of meeting and maintaining lower ratios. Districts that can demonstrate an inability to fully bear this expense due to financial hardship may seek a waiver from the obligation to bear the full burden of this expense from the State Department of education." /

Renumber sections to conform.
Amend title to conform.