2007 Florida Statutes
Class size reduction; operating categorical fund.
1011.685 Class size reduction; operating categorical fund.--
(1) There is created an operating categorical fund for implementing the class size reduction provisions of s. 1, Art. IX of the State Constitution. These funds shall be allocated to each school district in the amount prescribed by the Legislature in the General Appropriations Act.
(2) Class size reduction operating categorical funds shall be used by school districts for the following:
(b) For any lawful operating expenditure, if the district has met the constitutional maximums identified in s. 1003.03(1) or the reduction of two students per year required by s. 1003.03(2); however, priority shall be given to increase salaries of classroom teachers as defined in s. 1012.01(2)(a) and to implement the differentiated-pay provisions detailed in s. 1012.22
History.--s. 3, ch. 2003-391; s. 26, ch. 2004-295; s. 53, ch. 2006-74.