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SB21-SSA1,1116,1514 1. Candidates for school board member shall file as candidate for an identified
15election district.
SB21-SSA1,1116,1716 2. Members of the school board shall reside in the election district within the
17school district from which they are elected.
SB21-SSA1,1116,2118 (d) A district apportionment plan adopted under par. (b) after the spring
19election and before November 1 in any year shall be implemented at the spring
20election following adoption of the plan. A district apportionment plan adopted after
21November 1 in any year shall be implemented at the 2nd following spring election.
SB21-SSA1,1116,2322 (e) Notwithstanding sub. (2), at the first election in which a district
23apportionment plan adopted under par. (b) is implemented, all of the following apply:
SB21-SSA1,1116,2524 1. The first class of election districts from which members of the school board
25are elected shall be elected to serve a term of one year.
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12. The 2nd class of election districts from which members of the school board
2are elected shall be elected to serve a term of 2 years.
SB21-SSA1,1117,43 3. The 3rd class of election districts from which members of the school board
4are elected shall be elected to serve a term of 3 years.
SB21-SSA1,1117,75 4. The incumbent members of the school board who hold office at the time of
6the first election shall cease to hold office at the time the members elected in that first
7election take office.
SB21-SSA1,3393 8Section 3393. 121.02 (1) (L) 3. of the statutes is amended to read:
SB21-SSA1,1117,159 121.02 (1) (L) 3. In grades 9 to 12, provide access to an educational program
10that enables pupils each year to study English, social studies, mathematics, science,
11vocational education, foreign language, physical education, art and music. In this
12subdivision, "access" means an opportunity to study through school district course
13offerings, independent study, cooperative educational service agencies , or
14cooperative arrangements between school boards or between school boards and
15postsecondary educational institutions.
SB21-SSA1,3393s 16Section 3393s. 121.05 (1) (a) 9. of the statutes is amended to read:
SB21-SSA1,1117,1817 121.05 (1) (a) 9. Pupils enrolled in a charter school, other than a charter school
18under s. 118.40 (2r) or (2x).
SB21-SSA1,3394 19Section 3394. 121.05 (1) (a) 11. of the statutes is amended to read:
SB21-SSA1,1117,2120 121.05 (1) (a) 11. Pupils residing in the school district but attending a public
21school in another school district under s. 118.50, 118.51, 121.84 (4), or 121.85 (3) (a).
SB21-SSA1,3395d 22Section 3395d. 121.07 (2) of the statutes is created to read:
SB21-SSA1,1117,2423 121.07 (2) Membership. For the purposes of ss. 121.08, 121.09, 121.095,
24121.105, and 121.137, a school district's membership is the sum of all of the following:
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1(a) The school district's membership, as defined in s. 121.004 (5), in the previous
2school year.
SB21-SSA1,1118,53 (b) The number of pupils residing in the school district in the previous school
4year who were incoming choice pupils, as defined in s. 118.60 (4d) (a), and for whom
5a payment was made under s. 118.60 (4) (bg) in the previous school year.
SB21-SSA1,1118,86 (c) The number of pupils residing in the school district in the previous school
7year for whom a payment was made under s. 115.7915 (4m) (a) or (e) in the previous
8school year.
SB21-SSA1,1118,129 (d) The number of pupils residing in the school district in the previous school
10year for whom a payment was made under s. 118.40 (2r) (e) to an operator of a charter
11school established under contract with an entity under s. 118.40 (2r) (b) 1. e. or f. in
12the previous school year.
SB21-SSA1,1118,1513 (e) The number of pupils residing in the school district in the previous school
14year for whom a payment was made under s. 118.40 (2r) (f) in the previous school
15year.
SB21-SSA1,1118,1816 (f) The number of pupils residing in the school district in the previous school
17year for whom a payment was made under s. 118.40 (2x) (e) in the previous school
18year.
SB21-SSA1,3395m 19Section 3395m. 121.07 (6) (a) (intro.) of the statutes is amended to read:
SB21-SSA1,1119,520 121.07 (6) (a) (intro.) "Shared cost" is the sum of the net cost of the general fund
21and the net cost of the debt service fund, except that "shared cost" excludes any costs,
22including attorney fees, incurred by a school district as a result of its participation
23in a lawsuit commenced against the state, beginning with such costs incurred in the
24fiscal year in which the lawsuit is commenced, excludes any expenditures from a
25capital improvement fund created under s. 120.135 or a capital improvement trust

1fund created under s. 120.137, excludes any debt service costs associated with an
2environmental remediation project under s. 67.05 (7) (er),
and excludes the costs of
3transporting those transfer pupils for whom the school district operating under ch.
4119 does not receive intradistrict transfer aid under s. 121.85 (6) as a result of s.
5121.85 (6) (am). In this paragraph:
SB21-SSA1,3395t 6Section 3395t. 121.07 (6) (e) 1. of the statutes is amended to read:
SB21-SSA1,1119,157 121.07 (6) (e) 1. For a school district created by a consolidation under s. 117.08
8or 117.09, in the school year in which the consolidation takes effect and in each of the
9subsequent 4 school years, the amounts under pars. (b) and (d) shall be multiplied
10by 1.15 and rounded to the next lowest dollar. In the 5th school year following the
11school year in which the consolidation took effect, the amounts under pars. (b) and
12(d) shall be multiplied by 1.10 and rounded to the next lower dollar. In the 6th school
13year following the school year in which the consolidation took effect, the amounts
14under pars. (b) and (d) shall be multiplied by 1.05 and rounded to the next lower
15dollar.
SB21-SSA1,3395v 16Section 3395v. 121.07 (7) (e) 1. of the statutes is amended to read:
SB21-SSA1,1119,2517 121.07 (7) (e) 1. For a school district created by a consolidation under s. 117.08
18or 117.09, in the school year in which the consolidation takes effect and in each of the
19subsequent 4 school years, the amounts under pars. (a) to (bm) shall be multiplied
20by 1.15 and rounded to the next lower dollar. In the 5th school year following the
21school year in which the consolidation took effect, the amounts under pars. (a) to (bm)
22shall be multiplied by 1.10 and rounded to the next lower dollar. In the 6th school
23year following the school year in which the consolidation took effect, the amounts
24under pars. (a) to (bm) shall be multiplied by 1.05 and rounded to the next lower
25dollar.
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1Section 3395w. 121.08 (4) (a) 1. of the statutes is amended to read:
SB21-SSA1,1120,42 121.08 (4) (a) 1. Add the amounts paid under s. 118.40 (2r) in the current school
3year for pupils attending a charter school established by or under a contract with an
4entity under s. 118.40 (2r) (b) 1. a. to d
.
SB21-SSA1,3396n 5Section 3396n. 121.085 of the statutes is created to read:
SB21-SSA1,1120,8 6121.085 State aid; other reductions. (1) The department shall make state
7aid adjustments under s. 118.51 (16) and (17) before making a reduction under s.
8115.7915 (4m) (f), 118.40 (2r) (g) or (2x) (f), or 118.60 (4d) (b).
SB21-SSA1,1120,14 9(2) For purposes of ss. 115.7915 (4m) (f) 2., 118.40 (2r) (g) 2. and (2x) (f) 2., and
10118.60 (4d) (b) 2., a school district's aid under s. 121.08 is insufficient to cover a
11reduction if, after making state aid adjustments under s. 118.51 (16) and (17), the
12amount of the school district's aid under s. 121.08 is insufficient to cover all of the
13reductions under ss. 115.7915 (4m) (f) 1., 118.40 (2r) (g) 1. and (2x) (f) 1., and 118.60
14(4d) (b) 1.
SB21-SSA1,1120,17 15(3) The state superintendent shall ensure that the aid reductions under ss.
16115.7915 (4m) (f) 1., 118.40 (2r) (g) 1. and (2x) (f) 1., and 118.60 (4d) (b) 1. lapse to the
17general fund.
SB21-SSA1,3396p 18Section 3396p. 121.105 (3) of the statutes is amended to read:
SB21-SSA1,1121,719 121.105 (3) In the school year in which a school district consolidation takes
20effect under s. 117.08 or 117.09 and in each of the subsequent 4 school years, the
21consolidated school district's state aid shall be an amount that is not less than the
22aggregate state aid to which the consolidating school districts were eligible in the
23school year prior to the school year in which the consolidation takes effect. In the 5th
24school year following the school year in which the consolidation took effect, the
25consolidated school district is entitled to a payment under this subsection in an

1amount that is equal to 66 percent of the payment that the consolidated school
2district received under this subsection in the prior school year. In the 6th school year
3following the school year in which the consolidation took effect, the consolidated
4school district is entitled to a payment under this subsection in an amount that is
5equal to 33 percent of the payment that the consolidated school district received in
6the 4th school year following the school year in which the consolidation took effect.

7The additional state aid shall be paid from the appropriation under s. 20.255 (2) (ac).
SB21-SSA1,3397 8Section 3397. 121.105 (4) of the statutes is created to read:
SB21-SSA1,1122,29 121.105 (4) In the school year in which a whole grade sharing agreement under
10s. 118.50 first takes effect and in each of the subsequent 4 school years, the
11department shall pay additional aid to each school district that is participating in the
12agreement to ensure that the school district receives no less state aid than the
13amount of state aid to which the school district was eligible in the school year prior
14to the school year in which the whole grade sharing agreement took effect. In the 5th
15school year following the school year in which a whole grade sharing agreement first
16takes effect, the department shall pay additional aid to each school district that is
17participating in the whole grade sharing agreement in an amount that is equal to 66
18percent of the payment that the school district received under this subsection in the
19prior school year. In the 6th school year following the school year in which the whole
20grade sharing agreement first takes effect, the department shall pay to each school
21district that is participating in the whole grade sharing agreement an amount that
22is equal to 33 percent of the payment that the school district received in the 4th school
23year following the school year in which the whole grade sharing agreement took
24effect. The department shall pay additional aid under this paragraph from the

1appropriation under s. 20.255 (2) (ac). This subsection does not apply to the renewal
2of an existing whole grade sharing agreement under s. 118.50.
SB21-SSA1,3398 3Section 3398. 121.136 (2) (a) of the statutes is amended to read:
SB21-SSA1,1122,94 121.136 (2) (a) In the 2009-10 school year and annually thereafter, the
5department shall pay additional state aid to a school district if at least 50 percent of
6the district's enrollment on the 3rd Friday of September in the immediately
7preceding even-numbered year, as rounded to the nearest whole percentage point,
8was eligible satisfied the income eligibility criteria for a free or reduced-price lunch
9in the federal school lunch program under 42 USC 1758 (b) (1).
SB21-SSA1,3398d 10Section 3398d. 121.15 (1) (c) of the statutes is amended to read:
SB21-SSA1,1122,1411 121.15 (1) (c) For the payments from December to June, the total aid
12entitlement for each district shall be computed on the basis of the budget and
13membership report under s. 121.05
school district's membership, as calculated under
14s. 121.07 (2)
.
SB21-SSA1,3398f 15Section 3398f. 121.15 (1g) (c) of the statutes is amended to read:
SB21-SSA1,1122,1816 121.15 (1g) (c) For the payments from November to June, the total aid
17entitlement shall be computed on the basis of the budget and membership report
18under s. 121.05
school district's membership, as calculated under s. 121.07 (2).
SB21-SSA1,3399 19Section 3399. 121.53 (3) (c) of the statutes is amended to read:
SB21-SSA1,1122,2220 121.53 (3) (c) When the school bus is used as specified in s. 340.01 (56) (am) for
21the purpose of transporting elderly seniors or disabled persons individuals with
22disabilities
in connection with a transportation assistance program for such persons.
SB21-SSA1,3400 23Section 3400. 121.58 (1) of the statutes is renumbered 121.58 (1) (a).
SB21-SSA1,3401 24Section 3401. 121.58 (1) (b) of the statutes is created to read:
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1121.58 (1) (b) Annually, by the time the department prescribes under s. 120.18,
2an operator of a charter school authorized under s. 118.40 (2r) or (2x) that provides
3transportation to and from the charter school shall provide a report to the
4department that includes the number of pupils for whom transportation is provided
5and any other information the department requires related to the transportation of
6those pupils.
SB21-SSA1,3402 7Section 3402. 121.58 (2) (a) (intro.) of the statutes is amended to read:
SB21-SSA1,1123,148 121.58 (2) (a) (intro.) A school district which that provides transportation to
9and from a school under ss. 118.50 (3) (a), 121.54 (1) to (3), (5), and (6), and 121.57,
10and the a nonresident school district that a pupil attends under s. 118.51 or 121.84
11(4) which elects to provide transportation under s. 121.54 (10), and an operator of a
12charter school authorized under s. 118.40 (2r) or (2x) that provides transportation
13under s. 118.40 (2r) (dm)
shall be paid state aid for such transportation at the
14following rates:
SB21-SSA1,3403 15Section 3403. 121.58 (2) (a) 4. of the statutes is amended to read:
SB21-SSA1,1123,1916 121.58 (2) (a) 4. For each pupil so transported whose residence is more than
1712 miles from the school attended, $220 per school year in the 2012-13 school year
18and
$275 per school year in the 2014-15 school year and $300 per school year
19thereafter.
SB21-SSA1,3404 20Section 3404. 121.58 (4) of the statutes is amended to read:
SB21-SSA1,1124,1121 121.58 (4) State aid for summer class transportation. Annually on or before
22October 1 of the year in which transportation is provided under s. 118.50 (3) (b) or
23121.54 (4), or under s. 121.54 (10) if the transportation is provided by the nonresident
24school district that a pupil attends under s. 118.51 or 121.84 (4), the school district
25clerk shall file with the department a report, containing such information as the

1department requires, on transportation provided by the school board to and from
2summer classes. Upon receipt of such report and if the summer classes meet the
3requirements of s. 121.14 (1) (a) 1. or 2., state aid shall be paid for such
4transportation. A school district which provides such transportation shall be paid
5state aid for such transportation at the rate of $4 per pupil transported to and from
6public school whose residence is at least 2 miles and not more than 5 miles by the
7nearest traveled route from the public school attended, and $6 per pupil transported
8to and from public school whose residence is more than 5 miles by the nearest
9traveled route from the public school attended, if the pupil is transported 30 days or
10more. The state aid shall be reduced proportionately if the pupil is transported less
11than 30 days.
SB21-SSA1,3405 12Section 3405. 121.58 (6) (b) of the statutes is amended to read:
SB21-SSA1,1124,1813 121.58 (6) (b) If the appropriation under s. 20.255 (2) (cr) in any fiscal year
14exceeds the amount of approved claims paid in full under this section and s. 121.575,
15the department shall distribute the balance to those school districts and charter
16school operators
entitled to state aid under this section, with each school district
17entitled recipient receiving a percentage of the balance equal to its percentage of the
18total approved claims.
SB21-SSA1,3406 19Section 3406. 121.58 (7) of the statutes is amended to read:
SB21-SSA1,1124,2120 121.58 (7) Payment. Each school district and charter school operator entitled
21to state aid under this section shall receive its total aid entitlement in January.
SB21-SSA1,3407 22Section 3407. 121.59 (1) of the statutes is renumbered 121.59 (1) (intro.) and
23amended to read:
SB21-SSA1,1124,2424 121.59 (1) (intro.) In this section, "transportation:
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1(b) "Transportation costs" means costs that are eligible for reimbursement
2under s. 121.58.
SB21-SSA1,3408 3Section 3408. 121.59 (1) (a) of the statutes is created to read:
SB21-SSA1,1125,64 121.59 (1) (a) "Eligible school district" means a school district the membership
5of which in the previous school year, when divided by the school district's area in
6square miles, is 50 or less.
SB21-SSA1,3409 7Section 3409. 121.59 (2) (intro.) of the statutes is amended to read:
SB21-SSA1,1125,98 121.59 (2) (intro.) Annually the department shall pay to each eligible school
9district the amount determined as follows:
SB21-SSA1,3410 10Section 3410. 121.59 (2) (e) of the statutes is amended to read:
SB21-SSA1,1125,1211 121.59 (2) (e) Divide the product under par. (d) for the school district by the
12product under par. (d) for all eligible school districts.
SB21-SSA1,3411 13Section 3411. 121.77 (3) of the statutes is amended to read:
SB21-SSA1,1125,1514 121.77 (3) Subsections (1) (b) and (2) do not apply to a pupil attending a public
15school in a nonresident school district under s. 118.50, 118.51, or 121.84 (4).
SB21-SSA1,3411e 16Section 3411e. 121.78 (1) (a) of the statutes is amended to read:
SB21-SSA1,1125,2417 121.78 (1) (a) The school board of the district of residence and the school board
18of the district of attendance may make a written agreement to permit an elementary
19or high school pupil to attend a public school, including an out-of-state school,
20outside the school district of residence, and the . The school district of residence shall
21pay the tuition to the school board of the district of attendance in an amount specified
22in the written agreement
. The school district of residence shall be paid state aid for
23the pupil, in an amount up to the amount specified in the written agreement,
as
24though the pupil were enrolled in the school district of residence.
SB21-SSA1,3411m 25Section 3411m. 121.78 (1) (b) of the statutes is amended to read:
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1121.78 (1) (b) A school board, upon its own order, may provide for the
2enrollment of a pupil in a public school located outside this state , if the course of study
3in such school is equivalent to the course of study in this state and if the school is at
4least 1.5 miles nearer the pupil's home than any public school in this state
. The
5school board shall pay the tuition for such pupil and the school district shall be paid
6state aid as though such pupil was enrolled in the school district of residence. The
7school board shall pay for the transportation of a pupil so enrolled who resides 2 or
8more miles from such out-of-state school. The school district shall be paid state aid
9under subch. IV for the transportation of such pupil as though the pupil had been
10transported to the school of the school district of residence.
SB21-SSA1,3411n 11Section 3411n. 121.78 (1) (c) of the statutes is repealed.
SB21-SSA1,3411r 12Section 3411r. 121.84 (4) (b) of the statutes is amended to read:
SB21-SSA1,1126,1813 121.84 (4) (b) If a pupil attends school in a school district outside the pupil's
14school district of residence under par. (a), s. 118.51 (12), (14), (16), and (17) apply to
15the pupil as if the pupil were attending school in a nonresident school district under
16s. 118.51. If the pupil is rejected as a result of s. 118.51 (12) (a), prohibited from
17attending as a result of s. 118.51 (12) (b) 1. or transferred as a result of s. 118.51 (12)
18(b) 2.
, s. 118.51 (9) applies.
SB21-SSA1,3411s 19Section 3411s. 121.845 (1m) of the statutes is created to read:
SB21-SSA1,1126,2020 121.845 (1m) "Membership" has the meaning given in s. 121.07 (2).
SB21-SSA1,3412 21Section 3412. 121.85 (3) (a) of the statutes is renumbered 121.85 (3) (a) 1. and
22amended to read:
SB21-SSA1,1127,223 121.85 (3) (a) 1. The Subject to subd. 2., the school board of the district of
24residence and the school board of the district of attendance may enter into annual

1written agreements to permit a pupil to attend a public school outside the school
2district of residence.
SB21-SSA1,3413 3Section 3413. 121.85 (3) (a) 2. of the statutes is created to read:
SB21-SSA1,1127,64 121.85 (3) (a) 2. a. Except as provided in subd. 2. b., c., and d., beginning on the
5effective date of this subdivision paragraph .... [LRB inserts date], no school board
6may enter into a written agreement with another school board under subd. 1.
SB21-SSA1,1127,97 b. A school board may continue to enter into an annual written agreement with
8another school board under subd. 1. on behalf of a pupil that attended a public school
9under a written agreement under subd. 1. in the 2015-16 school year.
SB21-SSA1,1127,1310 c. A school board may enter into a written agreement with another school board
11under subd. 1., and may continue to enter into that written agreement, on behalf of
12a pupil that will attend a public school under that agreement in the 2015-16 school
13year.
SB21-SSA1,1127,1814 d. The school board of a school district operating grades kindergarten through
158 and a school board operating a unified high school district may enter into an annual
16written agreement under subd. 1. on behalf of a pupil that attended a public school
17in the school district operating grades kindergarten through 8 in the 2015-16 school
18year.
SB21-SSA1,3414 19Section 3414. 121.85 (3) (b) of the statutes is renumbered 121.85 (3) (b) 1. and
20amended to read:
SB21-SSA1,1127,2321 121.85 (3) (b) 1. The Except as provided in subd. 2., the school board of the a
22district may not permit a pupil to attend a public school under this section that is
23within the district which but that is outside the pupil's attendance area.
SB21-SSA1,3415 24Section 3415. 121.85 (3) (b) 2. of the statutes is created to read:
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