Public Hearing on 2015-2016 General Fund Budget Extension

This is the official F-200 form documenting the 2015-2016 General Fund Extension.  The reports and the resolution are requestion the board to approve an increase of $439,786.00. This is the difference between budgeted and actual apportionment, so only one revenue account has been updated. The additional expenditures that were added were mainly for the ELA curriculum adoption and unbudgeted maintenance projects.

WAC 392-123-072
Budget extensions—Second-class school districts.
If a second-class school district needs to increase the amount of the appropriation from any fund the school district board of directors before incurring expenditures in excess of appropriations shall obtain approval from the superintendent of public instruction in the following manner: The school district board of directors shall adopt a resolution stating the specific reason(s) for extending the budget, the estimated amount of additional appropriation needed and the source(s) of funds.
Such resolution shall be voted on at a public meeting, notice to be given in the manner provided by WAC 392-123-054. Introduction and passage shall require the vote of a majority of all members of the school district board of directors.
Any person may appear at the meeting at which the appropriation resolution is to be voted on and be heard for or against the adoption thereof.
Upon passage of the appropriation resolution the school district shall petition the superintendent of public instruction for approval to increase the amount of its appropriations. Such petition to be made in the format prescribed by the superintendent of public instruction. The request for budget extension shall be prepared in accordance with current instructions contained in bulletins now or hereafter published by the superintendent of public instruction and attached to each copy shall be a copy of the latest budget status report and a copy of the board resolution.
The request for budget extension shall be forwarded to the educational service district for approval by the educational service district superintendent.
If approved, the request for budget extension shall be forwarded by the educational service district to the superintendent of public instruction for final approval. The final date for receiving budget extension requests shall be the close of business on August 31 or the last business day prior to August 31 if August 31 occurs on a nonbusiness day.
Any request for budget extension shall not be approved by the educational service district or the superintendent of public instruction to the extent that the current appropriation has been exceeded prior to the request for budget extension.
Copies of all appropriation resolutions approved by the superintendent of public instruction shall be returned by the superintendent of public instruction to the educational service district. The educational service district shall retain one copy and shall return one copy to the school district.

 

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