Senate Study Bill 1191 - Introduced SENATE/HOUSE FILE _____ BY (PROPOSED COMMITTEE ON APPROPRIATIONS BILL BY JOINT APPROPRIATIONS SUBCOMMITTEE ON EDUCATION) A BILL FOR An Act relating to the funding of, the operation of, and 1 appropriation of moneys to the college student aid 2 commission, the department for the blind, the department of 3 education, and the state board of regents, and providing for 4 related matters. 5 BE IT ENACTED BY THE GENERAL ASSEMBLY OF THE STATE OF IOWA: 6 TLSB 1049JB (1) 87 kh/tm
S.F. _____ H.F. _____ DIVISION I 1 FY 2017-2018 APPROPRIATIONS 2 DEPARTMENT FOR THE BLIND 3 Section 1. ADMINISTRATION. There is appropriated from 4 the general fund of the state to the department for the blind 5 for the fiscal year beginning July 1, 2017, and ending June 6 30, 2018, the following amounts, or so much thereof as is 7 necessary, to be used for the purposes designated: 8 For salaries, support, maintenance, and miscellaneous 9 purposes, and for not more than the following full-time 10 equivalent positions: 11 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . $ 2,187,342 12 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . FTEs 88.00 13 COLLEGE STUDENT AID COMMISSION 14 Sec. 2. There is appropriated from the general fund of the 15 state to the college student aid commission for the fiscal year 16 beginning July 1, 2017, and ending June 30, 2018, the following 17 amounts, or so much thereof as is necessary, to be used for the 18 purposes designated: 19 1. GENERAL ADMINISTRATION 20 For salaries, support, maintenance, and miscellaneous 21 purposes, and for not more than the following full-time 22 equivalent positions: 23 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . $ 429,279 24 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . FTEs 3.95 25 2. HEALTH CARE PROFESSIONAL RECRUITMENT PROGRAM 26 For the loan repayment program for health care professionals 27 established pursuant to section 261.115: 28 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . $ 400,973 29 3. NATIONAL GUARD EDUCATIONAL ASSISTANCE PROGRAM 30 For purposes of providing national guard educational 31 assistance under the program established in section 261.86: 32 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . $ 4,100,000 33 4. TEACHER SHORTAGE LOAN FORGIVENESS PROGRAM 34 a. For the teacher shortage loan forgiveness program 35 -1- LSB 1049JB (1) 87 kh/tm 1/ 55
S.F. _____ H.F. _____ established in section 261.112: 1 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . $ 200,000 2 b. For the fiscal year beginning July 1, 2017, the 3 commission shall not provide loan forgiveness under the program 4 to any new applicant, but may renew loan forgiveness for an 5 applicant who continues to meet the eligibility requirements 6 of section 261.112. 7 5. ALL IOWA OPPORTUNITY SCHOLARSHIP PROGRAM 8 a. For purposes of the all Iowa opportunity scholarship 9 program established pursuant to section 261.87: 10 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . $ 2,840,854 11 b. For the fiscal year beginning July 1, 2017, if the moneys 12 appropriated by the general assembly to the college student aid 13 commission for purposes of the all Iowa opportunity scholarship 14 program exceed $500,000, “eligible institution” as defined in 15 section 261.87 shall, during the fiscal year beginning July 1, 16 2017, include accredited private institutions as defined in 17 section 261.9. 18 6. TEACH IOWA SCHOLAR PROGRAM 19 For purposes of the teach Iowa scholar program established 20 pursuant to section 261.110: 21 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . $ 400,000 22 7. RURAL IOWA PRIMARY CARE LOAN REPAYMENT PROGRAM 23 For purposes of the rural Iowa primary care loan repayment 24 program established pursuant to section 261.113: 25 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . $ 1,124,502 26 8. RURAL IOWA ADVANCED REGISTERED NURSE PRACTITIONER AND 27 PHYSICIAN ASSISTANT LOAN REPAYMENT PROGRAM 28 For purposes of the rural Iowa advanced registered nurse 29 practitioner and physician assistant loan repayment program 30 established pursuant to section 261.114: 31 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . $ 200,000 32 Sec. 3. CHIROPRACTIC LOAN FUNDS. Notwithstanding section 33 261.72, the moneys deposited in the chiropractic loan revolving 34 fund created pursuant to section 261.72, for the fiscal year 35 -2- LSB 1049JB (1) 87 kh/tm 2/ 55
S.F. _____ H.F. _____ beginning July 1, 2017, and ending June 30, 2018, may be used 1 for purposes of the chiropractic loan forgiveness program 2 established in section 261.73. 3 Sec. 4. WORK-STUDY APPROPRIATION. Notwithstanding section 4 261.85, for the fiscal year beginning July 1, 2017, and ending 5 June 30, 2018, the amount appropriated from the general fund 6 of the state to the college student aid commission for the 7 work-study program under section 261.85 shall be zero. 8 DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION 9 Sec. 5. There is appropriated from the general fund of 10 the state to the department of education for the fiscal year 11 beginning July 1, 2017, and ending June 30, 2018, the following 12 amounts, or so much thereof as is necessary, to be used for the 13 purposes designated: 14 1. GENERAL ADMINISTRATION 15 a. For salaries, support, maintenance, and miscellaneous 16 purposes, and for not more than the following full-time 17 equivalent positions: 18 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . $ 5,964,047 19 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . FTEs 81.67 20 b. By January 15, 2018, the department shall submit 21 a written report to the general assembly detailing the 22 department’s antibullying programming and current and projected 23 expenditures for such programming for the fiscal year beginning 24 July 1, 2017. 25 c. Notwithstanding 2013 Iowa Acts, chapter 121, section 26 73, for the fiscal year beginning July 1, 2017, and each 27 succeeding fiscal year, implementation of the Iowa attendance 28 center ranking system shall be subject to an appropriation 29 of sufficient moneys by the general assembly for purposes of 30 implementation and maintenance of the system. 31 2. CAREER AND TECHNICAL EDUCATION ADMINISTRATION 32 For salaries, support, maintenance, and miscellaneous 33 purposes, and for not more than the following full-time 34 equivalent positions: 35 -3- LSB 1049JB (1) 87 kh/tm 3/ 55
S.F. _____ H.F. _____ . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . $ 598,197 1 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . FTEs 11.50 2 3. VOCATIONAL REHABILITATION SERVICES DIVISION 3 a. For salaries, support, maintenance, and miscellaneous 4 purposes, and for not more than the following full-time 5 equivalent positions: 6 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . $ 5,625,675 7 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . FTEs 255.00 8 For purposes of optimizing the job placement of individuals 9 with disabilities, the division shall make its best efforts 10 to work with community rehabilitation program providers for 11 job placement and retention services for individuals with 12 significant disabilities and most significant disabilities. By 13 January 15, 2018, the division shall submit a written report to 14 the general assembly on the division’s outreach efforts with 15 community rehabilitation program providers. 16 b. For matching moneys for programs to enable persons 17 with severe physical or mental disabilities to function more 18 independently, including salaries and support, and for not more 19 than the following full-time equivalent position: 20 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . $ 84,823 21 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . FTEs 1.00 22 c. For the entrepreneurs with disabilities program 23 established pursuant to section 259.4, subsection 9: 24 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . $ 138,506 25 d. For costs associated with centers for independent 26 living: 27 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . $ 86,457 28 4. STATE LIBRARY 29 a. For salaries, support, maintenance, and miscellaneous 30 purposes, and for not more than the following full-time 31 equivalent positions: 32 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . $ 2,530,063 33 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . FTEs 29.00 34 b. For the enrich Iowa program established under section 35 -4- LSB 1049JB (1) 87 kh/tm 4/ 55
S.F. _____ H.F. _____ 256.57: 1 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . $ 2,464,823 2 5. PUBLIC BROADCASTING DIVISION 3 For salaries, support, maintenance, capital expenditures, 4 and miscellaneous purposes, and for not more than the following 5 full-time equivalent positions: 6 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . $ 7,589,415 7 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . FTEs 86.00 8 6. CAREER AND TECHNICAL EDUCATION TO SECONDARY SCHOOLS 9 For reimbursement for career and technical education 10 expenditures made by secondary schools: 11 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . $ 2,630,134 12 Moneys appropriated in this subsection shall be used to 13 reimburse school districts for career and technical education 14 expenditures made by secondary schools to meet the standards 15 set in sections 256.11, 258.4, and 260C.14. 16 7. SCHOOL FOOD SERVICE 17 For use as state matching moneys for federal programs that 18 shall be disbursed according to federal regulations, including 19 salaries, support, maintenance, and miscellaneous purposes, and 20 for not more than the following full-time equivalent positions: 21 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . $ 2,176,797 22 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . FTEs 20.58 23 9. EARLY CHILDHOOD IOWA FUND —— GENERAL AID 24 For deposit in the school ready children grants account of 25 the early childhood Iowa fund created in section 256I.11: 26 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . $ 22,162,799 27 a. From the moneys deposited in the school ready children 28 grants account for the fiscal year beginning July 1, 2017, and 29 ending June 30, 2018, not more than $265,950 is allocated for 30 the early childhood Iowa office and other technical assistance 31 activities. Moneys allocated under this lettered paragraph 32 may be used by the early childhood Iowa state board for the 33 purpose of skills development and support for ongoing training 34 of staff. However, except as otherwise provided in this 35 -5- LSB 1049JB (1) 87 kh/tm 5/ 55
S.F. _____ H.F. _____ subsection, moneys shall not be used for additional staff or 1 for the reimbursement of staff. 2 b. Of the amount appropriated in this subsection for 3 deposit in the school ready children grants account of the 4 early childhood Iowa fund, $2,318,018 shall be used for efforts 5 to improve the quality of early care, health, and education 6 programs. Moneys allocated pursuant to this paragraph may be 7 used for additional staff and for the reimbursement of staff. 8 The early childhood Iowa state board may reserve a portion 9 of the allocation, not to exceed $88,650, for the technical 10 assistance expenses of the early childhood Iowa state office, 11 including the reimbursement of staff, and shall distribute 12 the remainder to early childhood Iowa areas for local quality 13 improvement efforts through a methodology identified by the 14 early childhood Iowa state board to make the most productive 15 use of the funding, which may include use of the distribution 16 formula, grants, or other means. 17 c. Of the amount appropriated in this subsection for 18 deposit in the school ready children grants account of 19 the early childhood Iowa fund, $825,030 shall be used for 20 support of professional development and training activities 21 for persons working in early care, health, and education by 22 the early childhood Iowa state board in collaboration with 23 the professional development component groups maintained by 24 the early childhood Iowa stakeholders alliance pursuant to 25 section 256I.12, subsection 7, paragraph “b”, and the early 26 childhood Iowa area boards. Expenditures shall be limited to 27 professional development and training activities agreed upon by 28 the parties participating in the collaboration. 29 9. BIRTH TO AGE THREE SERVICES 30 a. For expansion of the federal Individuals with 31 Disabilities Education Improvement Act of 2004, Pub. L. No. 32 108-446, as amended to January 1, 2017, birth through age three 33 services due to increased numbers of children qualifying for 34 those services: 35 -6- LSB 1049JB (1) 87 kh/tm 6/ 55
S.F. _____ H.F. _____ . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . $ 1,721,400 1 b. From the moneys appropriated in this subsection, 2 $383,769 shall be allocated to the child health specialty 3 clinics administered by the state university of Iowa in order 4 to provide additional support for infants and toddlers who are 5 born prematurely, drug-exposed, or medically fragile. 6 10. EARLY HEAD START PROJECTS 7 a. For early head start projects: 8 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . $ 574,500 9 b. The moneys appropriated in this subsection shall be 10 used for implementation and expansion of early head start 11 pilot projects addressing the comprehensive cognitive, social, 12 emotional, and developmental needs of children from birth to 13 age three, including prenatal support for qualified families. 14 The projects shall promote healthy prenatal outcomes and 15 healthy family functioning, and strengthen the development of 16 infants and toddlers in low-income families. Priority shall be 17 given to those organizations that have previously qualified for 18 and received state funding to administer an early head start 19 project. 20 11. TEXTBOOKS OF NONPUBLIC SCHOOL PUPILS 21 a. To provide moneys for costs of providing textbooks 22 to each resident pupil who attends a nonpublic school as 23 authorized by section 301.1: 24 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . $ 650,214 25 b. Funding under this subsection is limited to $20 per 26 pupil and shall not exceed the comparable services offered to 27 resident public school pupils. 28 12. STUDENT ACHIEVEMENT AND TEACHER QUALITY PROGRAM 29 For purposes of the student achievement and teacher quality 30 program established pursuant to chapter 284, and for not more 31 than the following full-time equivalent positions: 32 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . $ 3,395,667 33 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . FTEs 2.00 34 13. JOBS FOR AMERICA’S GRADUATES 35 -7- LSB 1049JB (1) 87 kh/tm 7/ 55
S.F. _____ H.F. _____ For school districts to provide direct services to the 1 most at-risk senior high school students enrolled in school 2 districts through direct intervention by a jobs for America’s 3 graduates specialist: 4 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . $ 666,188 5 14. ADMINISTRATOR MENTORING/COACHING AND SUPPORT SYSTEM 6 For purposes of the beginning administrator mentoring and 7 induction program created pursuant to section 284A.5 and for 8 development and implementation of the coaching and support 9 system to support administrators pursuant to section 256.9, 10 subsection 57, paragraph “b”: 11 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . $ 250,000 12 15. ONLINE STATE JOB POSTING SYSTEM 13 For purposes of administering the online state job posting 14 system in accordance with section 256.27: 15 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . $ 230,000 16 16. SUCCESSFUL PROGRESSION FOR EARLY READERS 17 For distribution to school districts for implementation 18 of section 279.68, subsection 2, relating to successful 19 progression for early readers: 20 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . $ 7,824,782 21 17. EARLY WARNING SYSTEM FOR LITERACY 22 For purposes of purchasing a statewide license for an early 23 warning assessment and administering the early warning system 24 for literacy established in accordance with section 279.68 and 25 rules adopted in accordance with section 256.7, subsection 31: 26 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . $ 1,915,000 27 The department shall administer and distribute to school 28 districts and accredited nonpublic schools the early warning 29 assessment system that allows teachers to screen and monitor 30 student literacy skills from prekindergarten through grade 31 six. The department may charge school districts and accredited 32 nonpublic schools a fee for the system not to exceed the actual 33 costs to purchase a statewide license for the early warning 34 assessment minus the moneys received by the department under 35 -8- LSB 1049JB (1) 87 kh/tm 8/ 55
S.F. _____ H.F. _____ this subsection. The fee shall be determined by dividing the 1 actual remaining costs to purchase the statewide license for 2 the school year by the number of pupils assessed under the 3 system in the current fiscal year. School districts may use 4 moneys received pursuant to section 257.10, subsection 11, and 5 moneys received for purposes of implementing section 279.68, 6 subsection 2, to pay the early warning assessment system fee. 7 18. IOWA READING RESEARCH CENTER 8 a. For purposes of the Iowa reading research center in 9 order to implement, in collaboration with the area education 10 agencies, the provisions of section 256.9, subsection 53, 11 paragraph “c”: 12 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . $ 957,500 13 b. Notwithstanding section 8.33, moneys received by the 14 department pursuant to this subsection that remain unencumbered 15 or unobligated at the close of the fiscal year shall not revert 16 but shall remain available for expenditure for the purposes 17 specified in this subsection for the following fiscal year. 18 19. MIDWESTERN HIGHER EDUCATION COMPACT 19 a. For distribution to the midwestern higher education 20 compact to pay Iowa’s member state annual obligation: 21 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . $ 115,000 22 b. Notwithstanding section 8.33, moneys appropriated 23 for distribution to the midwestern higher education compact 24 pursuant to this subsection that remain unencumbered or 25 unobligated at the close of the fiscal year shall not revert 26 but shall remain available for expenditure for the purpose 27 designated until the close of the succeeding fiscal year. 28 20. COMMUNITY COLLEGES 29 For general state financial aid to merged areas as defined in 30 section 260C.2 in accordance with chapters 258 and 260C: 31 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . $201,190,889 32 Notwithstanding the allocation formula in section 260C.18C, 33 the moneys appropriated in this subsection shall be allocated 34 as follows: 35 -9- LSB 1049JB (1) 87 kh/tm 9/ 55
S.F. _____ H.F. _____ a. Merged Area I 1 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . $ 9,926,071 2 b. Merged Area II 3 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . $ 10,071,276 4 c. Merged Area III 5 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . $ 9,321,594 6 d. Merged Area IV 7 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . $ 4,585,357 8 e. Merged Area V 9 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . $ 11,384,625 10 f. Merged Area VI 11 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . $ 8,934,038 12 g. Merged Area VII 13 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . $ 13,567,088 14 h. Merged Area IX 15 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . $ 17,184,384 16 i. Merged Area X 17 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . $ 31,457,331 18 j. Merged Area XI 19 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . $ 33,665,985 20 k. Merged Area XII 21 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . $ 11,159,456 22 l. Merged Area XIII 23 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . $ 12,113,693 24 m. Merged Area XIV 25 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . $ 4,674,061 26 n. Merged Area XV 27 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . $ 14,666,976 28 o. Merged Area XVI 29 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . $ 8,478,954 30 Sec. 6. LIMITATION OF STANDING APPROPRIATIONS FOR AT-RISK 31 CHILDREN. Notwithstanding the standing appropriation in 32 section 279.51 for the fiscal year beginning July 1, 2017, and 33 ending June 30, 2018, the amount appropriated from the general 34 fund of the state to the department of education for programs 35 -10- LSB 1049JB (1) 87 kh/tm 10/ 55
S.F. _____ H.F. _____ for at-risk children under section 279.51 shall be not more 1 than $10,730,000. The amount of any reduction in this section 2 shall be prorated among the programs specified in section 3 279.51, subsection 1, paragraphs “a”, “b”, and “c”. 4 STATE BOARD OF REGENTS 5 Sec. 7. There is appropriated from the general fund of 6 the state to the state board of regents for the fiscal year 7 beginning July 1, 2017, and ending June 30, 2018, the following 8 amounts, or so much thereof as is necessary, to be used for the 9 purposes designated: 10 1. OFFICE OF STATE BOARD OF REGENTS 11 a. For salaries, support, maintenance, and miscellaneous 12 purposes, and for not more than the following full-time 13 equivalent positions: 14 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . $ 794,714 15 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . FTEs 15.00 16 (1) The state board of regents shall submit a monthly 17 financial report in a format agreed upon by the state board 18 of regents office and the legislative services agency. The 19 report submitted in December 2017 shall include the five-year 20 graduation rates for the regents universities. 21 (2) Notwithstanding section 270.10, the state board of 22 regents may, at its discretion, sell or otherwise dispose of 23 the Iowa braille and sight saving school in Vinton, and the 24 land on which the property is located, by any procedure that 25 is adopted by the board. 26 b. For moneys to be allocated between the southwest Iowa 27 regents resource center in Council Bluffs, the northwest Iowa 28 regents resource center in Sioux City, and the quad-cities 29 graduate studies center as determined by the board: 30 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . $ 278,848 31 c. For moneys to be distributed to Iowa public radio for 32 public radio operations: 33 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . $ 359,264 34 2. STATE UNIVERSITY OF IOWA 35 -11- LSB 1049JB (1) 87 kh/tm 11/ 55
S.F. _____ H.F. _____ a. General university 1 For salaries, support, maintenance, equipment, financial 2 aid, and miscellaneous purposes, and for not more than the 3 following full-time equivalent positions: 4 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . $217,709,067 5 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . FTEs 5,058.55 6 b. Oakdale campus 7 For salaries, support, maintenance, and miscellaneous 8 purposes, and for not more than the following full-time 9 equivalent positions: 10 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . $ 2,186,558 11 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . FTEs 38.25 12 c. State hygienic laboratory 13 For salaries, support, maintenance, and miscellaneous 14 purposes, and for not more than the following full-time 15 equivalent positions: 16 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . $ 4,402,615 17 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . FTEs 102.50 18 d. Family practice program 19 For allocation by the dean of the college of medicine, with 20 approval of the advisory board, to qualified participants 21 to carry out the provisions of chapter 148D for the family 22 practice residency education program, including salaries 23 and support, and for not more than the following full-time 24 equivalent positions: 25 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . $ 1,788,265 26 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . FTEs 190.40 27 e. Child health care services 28 For specialized child health care services, including 29 childhood cancer diagnostic and treatment network programs, 30 rural comprehensive care for hemophilia patients, and the 31 Iowa high-risk infant follow-up program, including salaries 32 and support, and for not more than the following full-time 33 equivalent positions: 34 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . $ 659,456 35 -12- LSB 1049JB (1) 87 kh/tm 12/ 55
S.F. _____ H.F. _____ . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . FTEs 57.97 1 f. Statewide cancer registry 2 For the statewide cancer registry, and for not more than the 3 following full-time equivalent positions: 4 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . $ 149,051 5 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . FTEs 2.10 6 g. Substance abuse consortium 7 For moneys to be allocated to the Iowa consortium for 8 substance abuse research and evaluation, and for not more than 9 the following full-time equivalent position: 10 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . $ 55,529 11 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . FTEs 1.00 12 h. Center for biocatalysis 13 For the center for biocatalysis, and for not more than the 14 following full-time equivalent positions: 15 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . $ 723,727 16 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . FTEs 6.28 17 i. Primary health care initiative 18 For the primary health care initiative in the college 19 of medicine, and for not more than the following full-time 20 equivalent positions: 21 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . $ 648,930 22 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . FTEs 5.89 23 From the moneys appropriated in this lettered paragraph, 24 $254,889 shall be allocated to the department of family 25 practice at the state university of Iowa college of medicine 26 for family practice faculty and support staff. 27 j. Birth defects registry 28 For the birth defects registry, and for not more than the 29 following full-time equivalent positions: 30 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . $ 38,288 31 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . FTEs 1.00 32 k. Larned A. Waterman Iowa nonprofit resource center 33 For the Larned A. Waterman Iowa nonprofit resource center, 34 and for not more than the following full-time equivalent 35 -13- LSB 1049JB (1) 87 kh/tm 13/ 55
S.F. _____ H.F. _____ positions: 1 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . $ 162,539 2 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . FTEs 2.75 3 l. Iowa online advanced placement academy science, 4 technology, engineering, and mathematics initiative 5 For the establishment of the Iowa online advanced placement 6 academy science, technology, engineering, and mathematics 7 initiative established pursuant to section 263.8A: 8 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . $ 481,849 9 3. IOWA STATE UNIVERSITY OF SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY 10 a. General university 11 For salaries, support, maintenance, equipment, financial 12 aid, and miscellaneous purposes, and for not more than the 13 following full-time equivalent positions: 14 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . $172,874,861 15 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . FTEs 3,647.42 16 b. Agricultural experiment station 17 For the agricultural experiment station salaries, support, 18 maintenance, and miscellaneous purposes, and for not more than 19 the following full-time equivalent positions: 20 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . $ 29,886,877 21 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . FTEs 546.98 22 c. Cooperative extension service in agriculture and home 23 economics 24 For the cooperative extension service in agriculture 25 and home economics salaries, support, maintenance, and 26 miscellaneous purposes, and for not more than the following 27 full-time equivalent positions: 28 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . $ 18,266,722 29 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . FTEs 383.34 30 d. Livestock disease research 31 For deposit in and the use of the livestock disease research 32 fund under section 267.8: 33 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . $ 172,844 34 4. UNIVERSITY OF NORTHERN IOWA 35 -14- LSB 1049JB (1) 87 kh/tm 14/ 55
S.F. _____ H.F. _____ a. General university 1 For salaries, support, maintenance, equipment, financial 2 aid, and miscellaneous purposes, and for not more than the 3 following full-time equivalent positions: 4 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . $ 93,712,362 5 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . FTEs 1,447.50 6 b. Recycling and reuse center 7 For purposes of the recycling and reuse center, and for not 8 more than the following full-time equivalent positions: 9 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . $ 175,256 10 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . FTEs 3.00 11 c. Science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM) 12 collaborative initiative 13 For purposes of the science, technology, engineering, 14 and mathematics (STEM) collaborative initiative established 15 pursuant to section 268.7, and for not more than the following 16 full-time equivalent positions: 17 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . $ 5,446,375 18 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . FTEs 6.20 19 (1) Except as otherwise provided in this lettered 20 paragraph, the moneys appropriated in this lettered paragraph 21 shall be expended for salaries, staffing, institutional 22 support, activities directly related to recruitment of 23 kindergarten through grade 12 mathematics and science teachers, 24 and for ongoing mathematics and science programming for 25 students enrolled in kindergarten through grade 12. 26 (2) The university of northern Iowa shall work with the 27 community colleges to develop STEM professional development 28 programs for community college instructors and STEM curriculum 29 development. 30 (3) From the moneys appropriated in this lettered 31 paragraph, not less than $500,000 shall be used to provide 32 technology education opportunities to high school, 33 career academy, and community college students through a 34 public-private partnership, as well as opportunities for 35 -15- LSB 1049JB (1) 87 kh/tm 15/ 55
S.F. _____ H.F. _____ students and faculties at these institutions to secure 1 broad-based information technology certification. The 2 partnership shall provide all of the following: 3 (a) A research-based curriculum. 4 (b) Online access to the curriculum. 5 (c) Instructional software for classroom and student use. 6 (d) Certification of skills and competencies in a broad base 7 of information technology-related skill areas. 8 (e) Professional development for teachers. 9 (f) Deployment and program support, including but not 10 limited to integration with current curriculum standards. 11 d. Real estate education program 12 For purposes of the real estate education program, and for 13 not more than the following full-time equivalent position: 14 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . $ 125,302 15 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . FTEs 1.00 16 5. STATE SCHOOL FOR THE DEAF 17 For salaries, support, maintenance, and miscellaneous 18 purposes, and for not more than the following full-time 19 equivalent positions: 20 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . $ 9,897,351 21 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . FTEs 126.60 22 6. IOWA BRAILLE AND SIGHT SAVING SCHOOL 23 For salaries, support, maintenance, and miscellaneous 24 purposes, and for not more than the following full-time 25 equivalent positions: 26 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . $ 4,126,495 27 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . FTEs 62.87 28 Sec. 8. ENERGY COST-SAVINGS PROJECTS —— FINANCING. For 29 the fiscal year beginning July 1, 2017, and ending June 30, 30 2018, the state board of regents may use notes, bonds, or 31 other evidences of indebtedness issued under section 262.48 to 32 finance projects that will result in energy cost savings in an 33 amount that will cause the state board to recover the cost of 34 the projects within an average of six years. 35 -16- LSB 1049JB (1) 87 kh/tm 16/ 55
S.F. _____ H.F. _____ Sec. 9. PRESCRIPTION DRUG COSTS. Notwithstanding section 1 270.7, the department of administrative services shall pay 2 the state school for the deaf and the Iowa braille and sight 3 saving school the moneys collected from the counties during the 4 fiscal year beginning July 1, 2017, for expenses relating to 5 prescription drug costs for students attending the state school 6 for the deaf and the Iowa braille and sight saving school. 7 Sec. 10. Section 261.1, subsection 2, paragraphs a and d, 8 Code 2017, are amended to read as follows: 9 a. A member of the state board of regents to be named by the 10 board, or the executive director of the board if so appointed 11 by the board, who shall serve for a four-year term or until the 12 expiration of the member’s term of office. Such member shall 13 convene the organizational meeting of the commission. 14 d. Eight Nine additional members to be appointed by the 15 governor . as follows: 16 (1) One of the members member shall be selected to represent 17 private colleges and universities located in the state of Iowa. 18 When appointing this member, the governor shall give careful 19 consideration to any person or persons nominated or recommended 20 by any organization or association of some or all private 21 colleges and universities located in the state of Iowa. 22 (2) One of the members member shall be selected to represent 23 Iowa’s community colleges located in the state of Iowa . 24 When appointing this member, the governor shall give careful 25 consideration to any person or persons nominated or recommended 26 by any organization or association of Iowa community colleges. 27 (3) One member shall be enrolled as a student at a an 28 institution of higher learning governed by the board of regents 29 institution , a community college, or an accredited private 30 institution. 31 (4) One member shall be a representative of a lending 32 institution located in this state. One member shall be 33 an individual who is repaying or has repaid a student loan 34 guaranteed by the commission parent of a student enrolled 35 -17- LSB 1049JB (1) 87 kh/tm 17/ 55
S.F. _____ H.F. _____ at an institution of higher learning governed by the board 1 of regents, a community college, or an accredited private 2 institution . 3 (5) One member shall represent practitioners licensed 4 under chapter 272. When appointing this member, the governor 5 shall give careful consideration to any person nominated by 6 an Iowa teacher association or other education stakeholder 7 organization. 8 (6) The other three Four members shall represent the 9 general public , none of whom shall be official officers, board 10 members , or trustees of an institution of higher learning or 11 of an association of institutions of higher learning , shall be 12 selected to represent the general public . 13 Sec. 11. Section 261.1, subsection 3, Code 2017, is amended 14 to read as follows: 15 3. The members of the commission appointed by the governor 16 shall serve for a term of four years. The voting members of 17 the commission shall elect a chairperson and vice chairperson. 18 Meetings may be called by the chairperson or a majority of the 19 voting members. 20 Sec. 12. Section 261.1, subsection 4, paragraph b, Code 21 2017, is amended to read as follows: 22 b. A vacancy shall exist on the commission when a 23 legislative member of the commission ceases to be a member of 24 the general assembly , when a parent member no longer has a 25 child enrolled in postsecondary education, or when a student 26 member ceases to be enrolled as a student. Such vacancy shall 27 be filled within thirty days. 28 Sec. 13. Section 261.2, subsections 6 and 8, Code 2017, are 29 amended to read as follows: 30 6. Develop and implement, in cooperation with the 31 department of human services and the judicial branch, a program 32 to assist juveniles who are sixteen years of age or older and 33 who have a case permanency plan under chapter 232 or 237 or are 34 otherwise under the jurisdiction of chapter 232 in applying 35 -18- LSB 1049JB (1) 87 kh/tm 18/ 55
S.F. _____ H.F. _____ for federal and state aid available for higher education. 1 The commission shall also develop and implement the all Iowa 2 opportunity foster care grant program in accordance with 3 section 261.6 . 4 8. Submit by January 15 annually a report to the general 5 assembly which provides, by program, the number of individuals 6 who received loan forgiveness or loan repayment in the previous 7 fiscal year, the amount amounts paid to or on behalf of 8 individuals under sections 261.73 , and 261.112 , and 261.116 , 9 and the institutions from which individuals graduated, and that 10 includes any proposed statutory changes and the commission’s 11 findings and recommendations. 12 Sec. 14. Section 261.9, Code 2017, is amended by adding the 13 following new subsection: 14 NEW SUBSECTION . 2A. “Eligible institution” means an 15 institution of higher learning located in Iowa which is 16 operated privately and not controlled or administered by any 17 state agency or any subdivision of the state, which is not 18 exempt from taxation under section 501(c)(3) of the Internal 19 Revenue Code, and which meets all of the criteria in subsection 20 1, paragraphs “d” through “i” , and the criteria in paragraphs 21 “a” or “b” as follows: 22 a. Is accredited by the higher learning commission and 23 which, effective January 8, 2010, purchased an accredited 24 private institution that was exempt from taxation under section 25 501(c) of the Internal Revenue Code, or whose students were 26 eligible to receive tuition grants in the fiscal year beginning 27 July 1, 2003. The eligible institution shall annually provide 28 a matching aggregate amount of institutional financial aid 29 which shall increase by the percentage of increase each 30 fiscal year of funds appropriated for Iowa tuition grants 31 under section 261.25, subsection 2, to a maximum match of one 32 hundred percent as initiated under section 261.9, subsection 1, 33 paragraph “b” , Code 2005. 34 b. Is a barber school licensed under section 158.7 or 35 -19- LSB 1049JB (1) 87 kh/tm 19/ 55
S.F. _____ H.F. _____ a school of cosmetology arts and sciences licensed under 1 chapter 157 and is accredited by a national accrediting agency 2 recognized by the United States department of education. For 3 the fiscal year beginning July 1, 2017, an eligible institution 4 under this paragraph shall provide a matching aggregate amount 5 of institutional financial aid equal to at least seventy-five 6 percent of the amount received by the institution’s students 7 for Iowa tuition grant assistance under section 261.16A. 8 For the fiscal year beginning July 1, 2018, the institution 9 shall provide a matching aggregate amount of institutional 10 financial aid equal to at least eighty-five percent of the 11 amount received in that fiscal year. Commencing with the 12 fiscal year beginning July 1, 2019, and each succeeding fiscal 13 year, the matching aggregate amount of institutional financial 14 aid shall be at least equal to the match provided by eligible 15 institutions under section 261.16A, subsection 2. 16 Sec. 15. NEW SECTION . 261.16A Iowa tuition grants —— 17 for-profit colleges. 18 1. Students qualified. A tuition grant from moneys 19 appropriated under section 261.25, subsection 2, may be awarded 20 to a resident of Iowa who is admitted and in attendance as 21 a full-time or part-time resident student at an eligible 22 institution and who establishes financial need. 23 2. Extent of grant. 24 a. A qualified full-time resident student enrolled in 25 an eligible institution that meets the criteria of section 26 261.9, subsection 2A, paragraph “a” , may receive tuition grants 27 for not more than eight semesters of undergraduate study or 28 the trimester or quarter equivalent; a qualified part-time 29 resident student enrolled in the eligible institution may 30 receive tuition grants for not more than sixteen semesters of 31 undergraduate study or the trimester or quarter equivalent. 32 b. A qualified full-time resident student enrolled in an 33 eligible institution that meets the criteria of section 261.9, 34 subsection 2A, paragraph “b” , may receive tuition grants for not 35 -20- LSB 1049JB (1) 87 kh/tm 20/ 55
S.F. _____ H.F. _____ more than four semesters or the trimester or quarter equivalent 1 of two full years of study. However, if a student resumes 2 study after at least a two-year absence, the student may again 3 be eligible for the specified amount of time, except that the 4 student shall not receive assistance for courses for which 5 credit was previously received. 6 3. Amount of grant. 7 a. The amount of a tuition grant to a qualified full-time 8 student for the fall and spring semesters, or the trimester 9 or quarter equivalent, shall be the amount of the student’s 10 financial need for that period. However, a tuition grant shall 11 not exceed six thousand dollars. 12 b. The amount of a tuition grant to a qualified full-time 13 student for the summer semester or trimester or quarter 14 equivalent shall be one-half the amount of the tuition grant 15 the student receives under paragraph “a” . 16 c. The amount of a tuition grant to a qualified part-time 17 student enrolled in a course of study including at least three 18 semester hours but fewer than twelve semester hours for the 19 fall, spring, and summer semesters, or the trimester or quarter 20 equivalent, shall be equal to the amount of a tuition grant 21 that would be paid to a full-time student times a number which 22 represents the number of hours in which the part-time student 23 is actually enrolled divided by twelve semester hours, or the 24 trimester or quarter equivalent. 25 d. If a qualified student receives financial aid under any 26 other program, the full amount of such financial aid shall be 27 considered part of the student’s financial resources available 28 in determining the amount of the student’s financial need 29 for that period. In no case may the state’s total financial 30 contribution to the student’s education, including financial 31 aid under any other state or federal program, exceed the 32 tuition and mandatory fees at the eligible institution the 33 student attends. 34 4. Grant payments —— attendance discontinued. 35 -21- LSB 1049JB (1) 87 kh/tm 21/ 55
S.F. _____ H.F. _____ a. Payments under the tuition grant shall be allocated 1 equally among the semesters or the trimester or quarter 2 equivalents and shall be paid at the beginning of each semester 3 or trimester or quarter equivalent upon certification by the 4 eligible institution that the student is admitted and in 5 full-time or part-time attendance in a course of study. 6 b. If the student discontinues attendance before the end 7 of any semester, or the trimester or quarter equivalent, after 8 receiving payment under the grant, the entire amount of any 9 refund due that student, up to the amount of any payments 10 made under the annual grant, shall be paid by the eligible 11 institution to the state. 12 5. Commission responsibilities. The commission’s 13 responsibilities for administering tuition grants under this 14 section shall be the same as provided under section 261.15. 15 The commission may require an eligible institution to promptly 16 furnish any information which the commission may request in 17 connection with the tuition grant program. 18 6. Grant applications. Each applicant for a tuition grant 19 under this section shall meet the requirements of section 20 261.16. 21 7. Reports to commission. An eligible institution shall 22 file annual reports with the commission, as required by the 23 commission and under section 261.9, prior to receipt of tuition 24 grant moneys under this chapter. 25 Sec. 16. Section 261.25, subsections 1, 2, and 3, Code 2017, 26 are amended to read as follows: 27 1. There is appropriated from the general fund of the state 28 to the commission for each fiscal year the sum of forty-five 29 million five eight hundred thirteen eighty thousand four nine 30 hundred forty-eight fifty-one dollars for tuition grants to 31 qualified students who are enrolled in accredited private 32 institutions . 33 2. There is appropriated from the general fund of the 34 state to the commission for each fiscal year the sum of two 35 -22- LSB 1049JB (1) 87 kh/tm 22/ 55
S.F. _____ H.F. _____ one million five hundred thousand dollars for tuition grants 1 for qualified students attending for-profit accredited private 2 who are enrolled in eligible institutions located in Iowa . 3 A for-profit institution which, effective March 9, 2005, or 4 effective January 8, 2010, purchased an accredited private 5 institution that was exempt from taxation under section 501(c) 6 of the Internal Revenue Code , shall be an eligible institution 7 under the tuition grant program. For purposes of the tuition 8 grant program, “for-profit accredited private institution” means 9 an accredited private institution which is not exempt from 10 taxation under section 501(c)(3) of the Internal Revenue Code 11 but which otherwise meets the requirements of section 261.9, 12 subsection 1 , paragraph “b” , and whose students were eligible 13 to receive tuition grants in the fiscal year beginning July 1, 14 2003. 15 3. There is appropriated from the general fund of the 16 state to the commission for each fiscal year the sum of two 17 one million two seven hundred fifty thousand one hundred 18 eighty-five dollars for vocational-technical tuition grants. 19 Sec. 17. Section 261.25, subsection 5, Code 2017, is amended 20 by striking the subsection. 21 Sec. 18. Section 261.87, subsection 1, Code 2017, is amended 22 by adding the following new paragraph: 23 NEW PARAGRAPH . 0b. “Eligible foster care student” means 24 a person who has a high school diploma or a high school 25 equivalency diploma under chapter 259A and is described by any 26 of the following: 27 (1) Is age seventeen and is in a court-ordered placement 28 under chapter 232 under the care and custody of the department 29 of human services or juvenile court services. 30 (2) Is age seventeen and has been placed in a state juvenile 31 institution pursuant to a court order entered under chapter 232 32 under the care and custody of the department of human services. 33 (3) Is age eighteen through twenty-three and is described 34 by any of the following: 35 -23- LSB 1049JB (1) 87 kh/tm 23/ 55
S.F. _____ H.F. _____ (a) On the date the person reached age eighteen or during 1 the thirty calendar days preceding or succeeding that date, 2 the person was in a licensed foster care placement pursuant 3 to a court order entered under chapter 232 under the care and 4 custody of the department of human services or juvenile court 5 services. 6 (b) On the date the person reached age eighteen or during 7 the thirty calendar days preceding or succeeding that date, the 8 person was under a court order under chapter 232 to live with a 9 relative or other suitable person. 10 (c) The person was in a licensed foster care placement 11 pursuant to an order entered under chapter 232 prior to being 12 legally adopted after reaching age sixteen. 13 (d) On the date the person reached age eighteen or during 14 the thirty calendar days preceding or succeeding that date, 15 the person was placed in a state juvenile institution pursuant 16 to a court order entered under chapter 232 under the care and 17 custody of the department of human services. 18 Sec. 19. Section 261.87, Code 2017, is amended by adding the 19 following new subsection: 20 NEW SUBSECTION . 2A. Priority for scholarship 21 awards. Priority for scholarships under this section shall be 22 given to eligible foster care students who meet the eligibility 23 criteria under subsection 2. Following distribution to 24 students who meet the eligibility criteria under subsection 2, 25 the commission may establish priority for awarding scholarships 26 using any moneys that remain in the all Iowa opportunity 27 scholarship fund. 28 Sec. 20. Section 271.2, Code 2017, is amended by striking 29 the section and inserting in lieu thereof the following: 30 271.2 Purposes. 31 The Oakdale campus shall serve as an extension of the 32 university of Iowa’s main campus in Iowa City. The Oakdale 33 campus shall serve the university’s mission, including being 34 the location for the state hygienic laboratory, the university 35 -24- LSB 1049JB (1) 87 kh/tm 24/ 55
S.F. _____ H.F. _____ of Iowa research park, and various other research and support 1 facilities. 2 Sec. 21. Section 279.68, subsection 1, paragraph a, Code 3 2017, is amended to read as follows: 4 a. A school district shall assess all students enrolled 5 in kindergarten through grade three at the beginning of each 6 school year for their level of reading or reading readiness 7 on locally determined or statewide assessments, as provided 8 in section 256.7, subsection 31 . If a student is not reading 9 proficiently and is persistently at risk in reading, based upon 10 the assessments administered in accordance with this paragraph, 11 the school district shall provide intensive reading instruction 12 to the student. The student’s reading proficiency shall be 13 periodically reassessed by locally determined or statewide 14 assessments including periodic universal screening and annual 15 standard-based assessments. The student shall continue to be 16 provided with intensive reading instruction , at grade levels 17 beyond grade three if necessary, until the student is reading 18 at grade level, as determined by the student’s consistently 19 proficient performance on valid and reliable measures of 20 reading ability. For purposes of this section , “persistently at 21 risk” means the student has not met the grade-level benchmark on 22 two consecutive screening assessments administered under this 23 paragraph. 24 Sec. 22. Section 279.68, subsection 1, paragraph c, Code 25 2017, is amended by striking the paragraph. 26 Sec. 23. Section 279.68, subsection 2, paragraph e, Code 27 2017, is amended by striking the paragraph. 28 Sec. 24. Section 279.68, subsections 3 and 5, Code 2017, are 29 amended by striking the subsections. 30 Sec. 25. Section 282.10, subsection 4, paragraph a, Code 31 2017, is amended by striking the paragraph. 32 Sec. 26. Section 284.1, subsection 1, Code 2017, is amended 33 by striking the subsection. 34 Sec. 27. Section 284.4, subsection 1, paragraph b, Code 35 -25- LSB 1049JB (1) 87 kh/tm 25/ 55
S.F. _____ H.F. _____ 2017, is amended by striking the paragraph. 1 Sec. 28. Section 284.5, subsections 2 and 3, Code 2017, are 2 amended to read as follows: 3 2. Each school district and area education agency shall may 4 provide a beginning teacher mentoring and induction program for 5 all teachers who are beginning teachers , and notwithstanding 6 section 284.4, subsection 1 , a school district and an area 7 education agency shall be eligible to receive moneys under 8 section 284.13, subsection 1 , paragraph “b” , for purposes 9 of implementing a beginning teacher mentoring and induction 10 program in accordance with this section . 11 3. Each school district and area education agency that 12 provides a beginning teacher mentoring and induction program 13 under this chapter shall develop a plan for the program. A 14 school district shall include its plan in the school district’s 15 comprehensive school improvement plan submitted pursuant to 16 section 256.7, subsection 21 . The plan shall, at a minimum, 17 provide for a two-year sequence of induction program content 18 and activities to support the Iowa teaching standards and 19 beginning teacher professional and personal needs; mentor 20 training that includes, at a minimum, skills of classroom 21 demonstration and coaching, and district expectations for 22 beginning teacher competence on Iowa teaching standards; 23 placement of mentors and beginning teachers; the process for 24 dissolving mentor and beginning teacher partnerships; district 25 organizational support for release time for mentors and 26 beginning teachers to plan, provide demonstration of classroom 27 practices, observe teaching, and provide feedback; structure 28 for mentor selection and assignment of mentors to beginning 29 teachers; a district facilitator; and program evaluation. 30 Sec. 29. Section 284.6, subsection 8, Code 2017, is amended 31 to read as follows: 32 8. For each year in which a school district receives funds 33 calculated and paid to school districts for professional 34 development pursuant to section 257.10, subsection 10 , or 35 -26- LSB 1049JB (1) 87 kh/tm 26/ 55
S.F. _____ H.F. _____ section 257.37A, subsection 2 , the school district shall create 1 quality professional development opportunities. Not less than 2 thirty-six hours in the school calendar, held outside of the 3 minimum school day, shall be set aside during nonpreparation 4 time or designated professional development time to allow 5 practitioners to collaborate with each other to deliver 6 educational programs and assess student learning, or to engage 7 in peer review pursuant to section 284.8, subsection 1 . The 8 funds may be used to implement the professional development 9 provisions of the teacher career paths and leadership roles 10 specified in section 284.15 , including but not limited to 11 providing professional development to teachers, including 12 additional salaries for time beyond the normal negotiated 13 agreement; activities and pay to support a beginning teacher 14 mentoring and induction program that meets the requirements 15 of section 284.5; pay for substitute teachers, professional 16 development materials, speakers, and professional development 17 content; and costs associated with implementing the individual 18 professional development plans. The use of the funds shall 19 be balanced between school district, attendance center, 20 and individual professional development plans, making every 21 reasonable effort to provide equal access to all teachers. 22 Sec. 30. Section 284.13, subsection 1, paragraphs a, c, d, 23 and f, Code 2017, are amended to read as follows: 24 a. For the fiscal year beginning July 1, 2016 2017 , and 25 ending June 30, 2017 2018 , to the department of education , the 26 amount of eight hundred forty-six thousand two hundred fifty 27 dollars for the issuance of national board certification awards 28 in accordance with section 256.44 . Of the amount allocated 29 under this paragraph, not less than eighty-five thousand 30 dollars shall be used to administer the ambassador to education 31 position in accordance with section 256.45 . 32 c. For the fiscal year beginning July 1, 2016 2017 , and 33 ending June 30, 2017 2018 , up to seven hundred eighty-six 34 seventy-four thousand eight three hundred sixteen dollars to 35 -27- LSB 1049JB (1) 87 kh/tm 27/ 55
S.F. _____ H.F. _____ the department for purposes of implementing the professional 1 development program requirements of section 284.6 , assistance 2 in developing model evidence for teacher quality committees 3 established pursuant to section 284.4, subsection 1 , paragraph 4 “c” , and the evaluator training program in section 284.10 . 5 A portion of the funds allocated to the department for 6 purposes of this paragraph may be used by the department for 7 administrative purposes and for not more than four full-time 8 equivalent positions. 9 d. For the fiscal year beginning July 1, 2016 2017 , and 10 ending June 30, 2017 2018 , an amount up to one million one 11 hundred thirty-six twenty-three thousand four nine hundred ten 12 dollars to the department for the establishment of teacher 13 development academies in accordance with section 284.6, 14 subsection 10 . A portion of the funds allocated to the 15 department for purposes of this paragraph may be used for 16 administrative purposes. 17 f. For the fiscal year beginning July 1, 2017 2018 , 18 and for each subsequent fiscal year, to the department of 19 education, ten million dollars for purposes of implementing 20 the supplemental assistance for high-need schools provisions 21 of section 284.11 . Annually, of the moneys allocated to 22 the department for purposes of this paragraph, up to one 23 hundred thousand dollars may be used by the department for 24 administrative purposes and for not more than one full-time 25 equivalent position. 26 Sec. 31. Section 284.13, subsection 1, paragraph b, Code 27 2017, is amended by striking the paragraph. 28 Sec. 32. Section 284.13, subsection 1, Code 2017, is amended 29 by adding the following new paragraphs: 30 NEW PARAGRAPH . 0f. For the fiscal year beginning July 1, 31 2017, and ending June 30, 2018, to the department an amount up 32 to twenty-five thousand dollars for purposes of the fine arts 33 beginning teacher mentoring program established under section 34 256.34. 35 -28- LSB 1049JB (1) 87 kh/tm 28/ 55
S.F. _____ H.F. _____ NEW PARAGRAPH . 00f. For the fiscal year beginning July 1, 1 2017, and ending June 30, 2018, to the department an amount 2 up to six hundred twenty-six thousand one hundred ninety-one 3 dollars shall be used by the department for a delivery system, 4 in collaboration with area education agencies, to assist in 5 implementing the career paths and leadership roles considered 6 pursuant to sections 284.15, 284.16, and 284.17, including but 7 not limited to planning grants to school districts and area 8 education agencies, technical assistance for the department, 9 technical assistance for districts and area education agencies, 10 training and staff development, and the contracting of external 11 expertise and services. In using moneys allocated for purposes 12 of this paragraph, the department shall give priority to school 13 districts with certified enrollments of fewer than six hundred 14 students. A portion of the moneys allocated annually to the 15 department for purposes of this paragraph may be used by the 16 department for administrative purposes and for not more than 17 five full-time equivalent positions. 18 Sec. 33. Section 284.15, subsection 2, paragraph a, 19 subparagraph (1), Code 2017, is amended to read as follows: 20 (1) The salary for an initial teacher who has successfully 21 completed an approved practitioner preparation program as 22 defined in section 272.1 or holds an initial or intern teacher 23 license issued under chapter 272 , and who participates in the 24 beginning teacher mentoring and induction program as provided 25 in this chapter , shall be at least thirty-three thousand five 26 hundred dollars, which shall also constitute the minimum salary 27 for an Iowa teacher. 28 Sec. 34. Section 284.15, subsection 2, paragraph b, 29 subparagraph (1), Code 2017, is amended by striking the 30 subparagraph. 31 Sec. 35. Section 284.16, subsection 1, paragraph a, 32 subparagraph (3), Code 2017, is amended by striking the 33 subparagraph. 34 Sec. 36. Section 284.16, subsection 1, paragraph b, 35 -29- LSB 1049JB (1) 87 kh/tm 29/ 55
S.F. _____ H.F. _____ subparagraph (1), Code 2017, is amended to read as follows: 1 (1) Has successfully completed the beginning teacher 2 mentoring and induction program and has successfully completed 3 a comprehensive evaluation. 4 Sec. 37. REPEAL. Sections 261.6, 261.61, 261.116, 263.4, 5 263.5, and 263.6, Code 2017, are repealed. 6 DIVISION II 7 WORKFORCE TRAINING PROGRAMS —— APPROPRIATIONS FY 2017-2018 8 Sec. 38. There is appropriated from the Iowa skilled worker 9 and job creation fund created in section 8.75 to the following 10 departments, agencies, and institutions for the fiscal year 11 beginning July 1, 2017, and ending June 30, 2018, the following 12 amounts, or so much thereof as is necessary, to be used for the 13 purposes designated: 14 1. DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION 15 a. For deposit in the workforce training and economic 16 development funds created pursuant to section 260C.18A: 17 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . $ 15,100,000 18 From the moneys appropriated in this lettered paragraph 19 “a”, not more than $100,000 shall be used by the department 20 for administration of the workforce training and economic 21 development funds created pursuant to section 260C.18A. 22 b. For distribution to community colleges for the purposes 23 of implementing adult education and literacy programs pursuant 24 to section 260C.50: 25 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . $ 5,500,000 26 (1) From the moneys appropriated in this lettered paragraph 27 “b”, $3,883,000 shall be allocated pursuant to the formula 28 established in section 260C.18C. 29 (2) From the moneys appropriated in this lettered paragraph 30 “b”, not more than $150,000 shall be used by the department 31 for implementation of adult education and literacy programs 32 pursuant to section 260C.50. 33 (3) From the moneys appropriated in this lettered paragraph 34 “b”, not more than $1,467,000 shall be distributed as grants 35 -30- LSB 1049JB (1) 87 kh/tm 30/ 55
S.F. _____ H.F. _____ to community colleges for the purpose of adult basic education 1 programs for students requiring instruction in English 2 as a second language. The department shall establish an 3 application process and criteria to award grants pursuant to 4 this subparagraph to community colleges. The criteria shall be 5 based on need for instruction in English as a second language 6 in the region served by each community college as determined by 7 factors including data from the latest federal decennial census 8 and outreach efforts to determine regional needs. 9 (4) From the moneys appropriated in this lettered paragraph 10 “b”, $210,000 shall be transferred to the department of human 11 services for purposes of administering a pilot project to 12 provide access to international resources to Iowans and new 13 Iowans to provide economic and leadership development resulting 14 in Iowa being a more inclusive and welcoming place to live, 15 work, and raise a family. The pilot project shall provide 16 supplemental support services for international refugees to 17 improve learning, English literacy, life skills, cultural 18 competencies, and integration in a county with a population 19 over 350,000 as determined by the 2010 federal decennial 20 census. The department of human services shall utilize a 21 request for proposals process to identify the entity best 22 qualified to implement the pilot project. 23 c. For accelerated career education program capital 24 projects at community colleges that are authorized under 25 chapter 260G and that meet the definition of the term “vertical 26 infrastructure” in section 8.57, subsection 5, paragraph “c”: 27 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . $ 6,000,000 28 d. For deposit in the pathways for academic career and 29 employment fund established pursuant to section 260H.2: 30 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . $ 5,000,000 31 From the moneys appropriated in this lettered paragraph “d”, 32 not more than $200,000 shall be allocated by the department 33 for implementation of regional industry sector partnerships 34 pursuant to section 260H.7B and for not more than one full-time 35 -31- LSB 1049JB (1) 87 kh/tm 31/ 55
S.F. _____ H.F. _____ equivalent position. 1 e. For deposit in the gap tuition assistance fund 2 established pursuant to section 260I.2: 3 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . $ 2,000,000 4 f. For deposit in the statewide work-based learning 5 intermediary network fund created pursuant to section 256.40: 6 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . $ 1,500,000 7 From the moneys appropriated in this lettered paragraph 8 “f”, not more than $50,000 shall be used by the department for 9 expenses associated with the activities of the secondary career 10 and technical programming task force convened pursuant to this 11 Act. 12 g. For support costs associated with administering a 13 workforce preparation outcome reporting system for the purpose 14 of collecting and reporting data relating to the educational 15 and employment outcomes of workforce preparation programs 16 receiving moneys pursuant to this subsection: 17 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . $ 200,000 18 2. COLLEGE STUDENT AID COMMISSION 19 For purposes of providing skilled workforce shortage tuition 20 grants in accordance with section 261.130: 21 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . $ 5,000,000 22 3. Notwithstanding section 8.33, moneys appropriated 23 in this section of this Act that remain unencumbered or 24 unobligated at the close of the fiscal year shall not revert 25 but shall remain available for expenditure for the purposes 26 designated until the close of the succeeding fiscal year. 27 DIVISION III 28 FY 2018-2019 APPROPRIATIONS 29 DEPARTMENT FOR THE BLIND 30 Sec. 39. ADMINISTRATION. There is appropriated from the 31 general fund of the state to the department for the blind 32 for the fiscal year beginning July 1, 2018, and ending June 33 30, 2019, the following amounts, or so much thereof as is 34 necessary, to be used for the purposes designated: 35 -32- LSB 1049JB (1) 87 kh/tm 32/ 55
S.F. _____ H.F. _____ For salaries, support, maintenance, and miscellaneous 1 purposes, and for not more than the following full-time 2 equivalent positions: 3 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . $ 1,093,671 4 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . FTEs 88.00 5 COLLEGE STUDENT AID COMMISSION 6 Sec. 40. There is appropriated from the general fund of the 7 state to the college student aid commission for the fiscal year 8 beginning July 1, 2018, and ending June 30, 2019, the following 9 amounts, or so much thereof as is necessary, to be used for the 10 purposes designated: 11 1. GENERAL ADMINISTRATION 12 For salaries, support, maintenance, and miscellaneous 13 purposes, and for not more than the following full-time 14 equivalent positions: 15 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . $ 214,640 16 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . FTEs 3.95 17 2. HEALTH CARE PROFESSIONAL RECRUITMENT PROGRAM 18 For the loan repayment program for health care professionals 19 established pursuant to section 261.115: 20 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . $ 200,487 21 3. NATIONAL GUARD EDUCATIONAL ASSISTANCE PROGRAM 22 For purposes of providing national guard educational 23 assistance under the program established in section 261.86: 24 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . $ 2,050,000 25 4. TEACHER SHORTAGE LOAN FORGIVENESS PROGRAM 26 a. For the teacher shortage loan forgiveness program 27 established in section 261.112: 28 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . $ 100,000 29 b. For the fiscal year beginning July 1, 2018, and 30 ending June 30, 2019, the commission shall not provide loan 31 forgiveness under the program to any new applicant, but may 32 renew loan forgiveness for an applicant who continues to meet 33 the eligibility requirements of section 261.112. 34 5. ALL IOWA OPPORTUNITY SCHOLARSHIP PROGRAM 35 -33- LSB 1049JB (1) 87 kh/tm 33/ 55
S.F. _____ H.F. _____ a. For purposes of the all Iowa opportunity scholarship 1 program established pursuant to section 261.87: 2 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . $ 1,420,427 3 b. For the fiscal year beginning July 1, 2018, if the moneys 4 appropriated by the general assembly to the college student aid 5 commission for purposes of the all Iowa opportunity scholarship 6 program exceed $250,000, “eligible institution” as defined in 7 section 261.87 shall, during the fiscal year beginning July 1, 8 2018, include accredited private institutions as defined in 9 section 261.9. 10 6. TEACH IOWA SCHOLAR PROGRAM 11 For purposes of the teach Iowa scholar program established 12 pursuant to section 261.110: 13 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . $ 200,000 14 7. RURAL IOWA PRIMARY CARE LOAN REPAYMENT PROGRAM 15 For purposes of the rural Iowa primary care loan repayment 16 program established pursuant to section 261.113: 17 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . $ 562,251 18 8. RURAL IOWA ADVANCED REGISTERED NURSE PRACTITIONER AND 19 PHYSICIAN ASSISTANT LOAN REPAYMENT PROGRAM 20 For purposes of the rural Iowa advanced registered nurse 21 practitioner and physician assistant loan repayment program 22 established pursuant to section 261.114: 23 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . $ 100,000 24 Sec. 41. IOWA TUITION GRANT APPROPRIATIONS. 25 Notwithstanding the standing appropriations in the following 26 designated sections for the fiscal year beginning July 1, 2018, 27 and ending June 30, 2019, the amounts appropriated from the 28 general fund of the state to the college student aid commission 29 pursuant to these sections for the following designated 30 purposes shall not exceed the following amounts: 31 1. For Iowa tuition grants under section 261.25, subsection 32 1: 33 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . $ 22,940,476 34 2. For tuition grants for students attending for-profit 35 -34- LSB 1049JB (1) 87 kh/tm 34/ 55
S.F. _____ H.F. _____ accredited private institutions located in Iowa under section 1 261.25, subsection 2: 2 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . $ 750,000 3 3. For vocational-technical tuition grants under section 4 261.25, subsection 3: 5 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . $ 875,093 6 Sec. 42. CHIROPRACTIC LOAN FUNDS. Notwithstanding section 7 261.72, the moneys deposited in the chiropractic loan revolving 8 fund created pursuant to section 261.72, for the fiscal year 9 beginning July 1, 2018, and ending June 30, 2019, may be used 10 for purposes of the chiropractic loan forgiveness program 11 established in section 261.73. 12 Sec. 43. WORK-STUDY APPROPRIATION. Notwithstanding section 13 261.85, for the fiscal year beginning July 1, 2018, and ending 14 June 30, 2019, the amount appropriated from the general fund 15 of the state to the college student aid commission for the 16 work-study program under section 261.85 shall be zero. 17 DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION 18 Sec. 44. There is appropriated from the general fund of 19 the state to the department of education for the fiscal year 20 beginning July 1, 2018, and ending June 30, 2019, the following 21 amounts, or so much thereof as is necessary, to be used for the 22 purposes designated: 23 1. GENERAL ADMINISTRATION 24 a. For salaries, support, maintenance, and miscellaneous 25 purposes, and for not more than the following full-time 26 equivalent positions: 27 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . $ 2,982,024 28 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . FTEs 81.67 29 b. By January 15, 2019, the department shall submit 30 a written report to the general assembly detailing the 31 department’s antibullying programming and current and projected 32 expenditures for such programming for the fiscal year beginning 33 July 1, 2018. 34 c. Notwithstanding 2013 Iowa Acts, chapter 121, section 35 -35- LSB 1049JB (1) 87 kh/tm 35/ 55
S.F. _____ H.F. _____ 73, for the fiscal year beginning July 1, 2018, and each 1 succeeding fiscal year, implementation of the Iowa attendance 2 center ranking system shall be subject to an appropriation 3 of sufficient moneys by the general assembly for purposes of 4 implementation and maintenance of the system. 5 2. CAREER AND TECHNICAL EDUCATION ADMINISTRATION 6 For salaries, support, maintenance, and miscellaneous 7 purposes, and for not more than the following full-time 8 equivalent positions: 9 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . $ 299,099 10 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . FTEs 11.50 11 3. VOCATIONAL REHABILITATION SERVICES DIVISION 12 a. For salaries, support, maintenance, and miscellaneous 13 purposes, and for not more than the following full-time 14 equivalent positions: 15 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . $ 2,812,838 16 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . FTEs 255.00 17 For purposes of optimizing the job placement of individuals 18 with disabilities, the division shall make its best efforts 19 to work with community rehabilitation program providers for 20 job placement and retention services for individuals with 21 significant disabilities and most significant disabilities. By 22 January 15, 2019, the division shall submit a written report to 23 the general assembly on the division’s outreach efforts with 24 community rehabilitation program providers. 25 b. For matching moneys for programs to enable persons 26 with severe physical or mental disabilities to function more 27 independently, including salaries and support, and for not more 28 than the following full-time equivalent position: 29 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . $ 42,412 30 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . FTEs 1.00 31 c. For the entrepreneurs with disabilities program 32 established pursuant to section 259.4, subsection 9: 33 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . $ 69,253 34 d. For costs associated with centers for independent 35 -36- LSB 1049JB (1) 87 kh/tm 36/ 55
S.F. _____ H.F. _____ living: 1 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . $ 43,229 2 4. STATE LIBRARY 3 a. For salaries, support, maintenance, and miscellaneous 4 purposes, and for not more than the following full-time 5 equivalent positions: 6 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . $ 1,265,032 7 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . FTEs 29.00 8 b. For the enrich Iowa program established under section 9 256.57: 10 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . $ 1,232,412 11 5. PUBLIC BROADCASTING DIVISION 12 For salaries, support, maintenance, capital expenditures, 13 and miscellaneous purposes, and for not more than the following 14 full-time equivalent positions: 15 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . $ 3,794,708 16 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . FTEs 86.00 17 6. CAREER AND TECHNICAL EDUCATION TO SECONDARY SCHOOLS 18 For reimbursement for career and technical education 19 expenditures made by secondary schools: 20 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . $ 1,315,067 21 Moneys appropriated in this subsection shall be used to 22 reimburse school districts for career and technical education 23 expenditures made by secondary schools to meet the standards 24 set in sections 256.11, 258.4, and 260C.14. 25 7. SCHOOL FOOD SERVICE 26 For use as state matching moneys for federal programs that 27 shall be disbursed according to federal regulations, including 28 salaries, support, maintenance, and miscellaneous purposes, and 29 for not more than the following full-time equivalent positions: 30 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . $ 1,088,399 31 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . FTEs 20.58 32 8. EARLY CHILDHOOD IOWA FUND —— GENERAL AID 33 For deposit in the school ready children grants account of 34 the early childhood Iowa fund created in section 256I.11: 35 -37- LSB 1049JB (1) 87 kh/tm 37/ 55
S.F. _____ H.F. _____ . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . $ 11,081,400 1 a. From the moneys deposited in the school ready children 2 grants account for the fiscal year beginning July 1, 2018, and 3 ending June 30, 2019, not more than $132,975 is allocated for 4 the early childhood Iowa office and other technical assistance 5 activities. Moneys allocated under this lettered paragraph 6 may be used by the early childhood Iowa state board for the 7 purpose of skills development and support for ongoing training 8 of staff. However, except as otherwise provided in this 9 subsection, moneys shall not be used for additional staff or 10 for the reimbursement of staff. 11 b. Of the amount appropriated in this subsection for 12 deposit in the school ready children grants account of the 13 early childhood Iowa fund, $1,159,009 shall be used for efforts 14 to improve the quality of early care, health, and education 15 programs. Moneys allocated pursuant to this paragraph may be 16 used for additional staff and for the reimbursement of staff. 17 The early childhood Iowa state board may reserve a portion 18 of the allocation, not to exceed $44,325, for the technical 19 assistance expenses of the early childhood Iowa state office, 20 including the reimbursement of staff, and shall distribute 21 the remainder to early childhood Iowa areas for local quality 22 improvement efforts through a methodology identified by the 23 early childhood Iowa state board to make the most productive 24 use of the funding, which may include use of the distribution 25 formula, grants, or other means. 26 c. Of the amount appropriated in this subsection for 27 deposit in the school ready children grants account of 28 the early childhood Iowa fund, $412,515 shall be used for 29 support of professional development and training activities 30 for persons working in early care, health, and education by 31 the early childhood Iowa state board in collaboration with 32 the professional development component groups maintained by 33 the early childhood Iowa stakeholders alliance pursuant to 34 section 256I.12, subsection 7, paragraph “b”, and the early 35 -38- LSB 1049JB (1) 87 kh/tm 38/ 55
S.F. _____ H.F. _____ childhood Iowa area boards. Expenditures shall be limited to 1 professional development and training activities agreed upon by 2 the parties participating in the collaboration. 3 9. BIRTH TO AGE THREE SERVICES 4 a. For expansion of the federal Individuals with 5 Disabilities Education Improvement Act of 2004, Pub. L. No. 6 108-446, as amended to January 1, 2018, birth through age three 7 services due to increased numbers of children qualifying for 8 those services: 9 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . $ 860,700 10 b. From the moneys appropriated in this subsection, 11 $191,885 shall be allocated to the child health specialty 12 clinics administered by the state university of Iowa in order 13 to provide additional support for infants and toddlers who are 14 born prematurely, drug-exposed, or medically fragile. 15 10. EARLY HEAD START PROJECTS 16 a. For early head start projects: 17 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . $ 287,250 18 b. The moneys appropriated in this subsection shall be 19 used for implementation and expansion of early head start 20 pilot projects addressing the comprehensive cognitive, social, 21 emotional, and developmental needs of children from birth to 22 age three, including prenatal support for qualified families. 23 The projects shall promote healthy prenatal outcomes and 24 healthy family functioning, and strengthen the development of 25 infants and toddlers in low-income families. Priority shall be 26 given to those organizations that have previously qualified for 27 and received state funding to administer an early head start 28 project. 29 11. TEXTBOOKS OF NONPUBLIC SCHOOL PUPILS 30 a. To provide moneys for costs of providing textbooks 31 to each resident pupil who attends a nonpublic school as 32 authorized by section 301.1: 33 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . $ 325,107 34 b. Funding under this subsection is limited to $20 per 35 -39- LSB 1049JB (1) 87 kh/tm 39/ 55
S.F. _____ H.F. _____ pupil and shall not exceed the comparable services offered to 1 resident public school pupils. 2 12. STUDENT ACHIEVEMENT AND TEACHER QUALITY PROGRAM 3 For purposes of the student achievement and teacher quality 4 program established pursuant to chapter 284, and for not more 5 than the following full-time equivalent positions: 6 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . $ 1,697,834 7 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . FTEs 2.00 8 If moneys appropriated under this subsection and which 9 are allocated to pay the full amount of teacher leadership 10 supplemental aid payments to school districts for their 11 initial year of funding under section 284.13, subsection 1, 12 paragraph “e”, for the fiscal year beginning July 1, 2018, and 13 ending June 30, 2019, are insufficient for such purpose, the 14 department shall prorate the amount of the teacher leadership 15 supplemental aid payments calculated under section 284.13, 16 subsection 1, paragraph “e”, subparagraph (2), subparagraph 17 division (a), and paid to school districts. 18 13. JOBS FOR AMERICA’S GRADUATES 19 For school districts to provide direct services to the 20 most at-risk senior high school students enrolled in school 21 districts through direct intervention by a jobs for America’s 22 graduates specialist: 23 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . $ 333,094 24 14. ADMINISTRATOR MENTORING/COACHING AND SUPPORT SYSTEM 25 For purposes of the beginning administrator mentoring and 26 induction program cre