79-1145. Appropriation of General Funds; limitation.

(1) For each fiscal year prior to fiscal year 2014-15, the aggregate amount of General Funds appropriated for special education programs and support services pursuant to sections 79-1129, 79-1132, and 79-1144 shall not exceed the aggregate amount of General Funds appropriated pursuant to such sections for the previous fiscal year, increased by five percent.

(2) For fiscal year 2014-15 and each fiscal year thereafter, the aggregate amount of General Funds appropriated for special education programs and support services pursuant to sections 79-1129, 79-1132, and 79-1144 shall not exceed the aggregate amount of General Funds appropriated pursuant to such sections for the previous fiscal year, increased by ten percent. For purposes of this section, for fiscal year 2016-17 the aggregate amount of General Funds appropriated for special education programs and support services pursuant to sections 79-1129, 79-1132, and 79-1144 for the previous fiscal year shall be the net amount after any decrease required pursuant to section 43-2515.

Source:Laws 1995, LB 742, § 8; R.S.Supp.,1995, § 79-3333.01; Laws 1996, LB 900, § 827; Laws 1999, LB 813, § 45; Laws 2000, LB 1243, § 8; Laws 2014, LB276, § 7; Laws 2014, LB974, § 3.