Governor Deval Patrick's Budget Recommendation - House 2 Fiscal Year 2009

Governor's Budget Recommendation FY 2009

7061-0012 - Circuit Breaker - Reimbursement for Special Education Residential Schools




Account Description FY2008
GAA
FY2009
House 2
7061-0012 Circuit Breaker - Reimbursement for Special Education Residential Schools
For reimbursements to school districts and direct payments to service providers for special education costs under section 5A of chapter 71B of the General Laws
220,000,000 234,344,314

 
 
Earmarks

EARMARK DESCRIPTION

City / Town
FY09
House 2
To continue and expand voluntary residential placement prevention programs between DOE and departments within EOHHS that develop community based services for children and their families Statewide1,250,000
Costs of 3 incentive start-up grants to educational collaboratives Statewide300,000
For the monitoring and follow-up activities of the department's complaint management system Statewide1,000,000
To administer the reimbursements funded within this line item Statewide500,000
To reimburse districts for extraordinary increases in special education costs incurred Statewide5,000,000
Borrowing audiotaped textbooks - Barnstable, Bristol and Plymouth counties  200,000
Recording for the blind and dyslexic pilot program for 10th grade math and English MCAS Statewide25,000
Borrowing audiotaped textbooks by special needs students Statewide285,000
To continue and expand voluntary residential placement prevention programs that develop community based services for children and their families at DMR Statewide8,000,000
To provide books for recording for the Blind and Dyslexic Statewide290,000
Start up costs for 6 collaborative transportation networks Statewide300,000


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