2011 - 2012 LEGISLATURE
ASSEMBLY AMENDMENT 7,
TO 2011 ASSEMBLY BILL 94
May 10, 2011 - Offered by Representatives Young and
20.255 (2) (fu) of the statutes is amended to read:
(fu) Milwaukee parental choice program.
A sum sufficient to make 6
the payments to private schools under s. 119.23 (4) and
(4m), and (10) (e)
119.23 (10) (e) of the statutes is created to read:
119.23 (10) (e) 1. Notwithstanding subs. (4) and (4m), and except as provided 2
in subd. 2., if the state superintendent issues an order under par. (a), (am), or (b) 3
barring the private school from participating in the program under this section in the 4
school year in which the order is issued, the department shall pay to the private 5
school in that school year, from the appropriation under s. 20.255 (2) (fu), an amount 6
determined as follows:
a. Divide the number of instructional hours provided to pupils in that school 8
year before the order was issued under par. (a), (am), or (b) by the number of 9
instructional hours scheduled in that school year.
b. Multiply the quotient under subd. 1. a. by the amount under sub. (4) (b) or 11
c. Subtract from the product under subd. 1. b. any amount already paid to the 13
private school in that school year.
2. This paragraph does not apply to a private school barred from participating 15
in the program under this section under par. (a), (am), or (b) as a result of committing 16
an act of fraud.
3. A private school who receives a payment under this paragraph shall use the 18
payment received in the following order:
a. If the private school owes money to the state, the private school shall 20
reimburse the state.
b. The private school shall use any portion of the payment remaining after 22
satisfying the requirement under subd. 3. a. to pay the salaries of teachers employed 23
by the school.".
This act takes effect on the day after 2
publication, except as follows:
The treatment of section 119.23 (10) (e) of the statutes takes effect 4
retroactively to July 1, 2006.".