SB 1605

85(R) - 2017
Senate Education
Senate Education

Vote Recommendation

  • Neutral
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Brandon Creighton

Bill Caption

Relating to the availability of certain school district financial information on certain districts’ Internet websites.

Fiscal Notes

No significant fiscal implication to the State is anticipated. 

Bill Analysis

The bill would require the 50 school districts with the highest enrollments to maintain certain financial information on their Internet websites, including: total expenditures, total revenue, budget,a visualization chart,and a transaction register for each checking account.

Vote Recommendation Notes

This bill enhances our limited government principle because increasing fiscal transparency of school districts through the reporting of expenditure on the district website. We support 1605.