7 LONG TITLE
8 General Description:
9 This bill ensures payment of an online course fee for students attending small schools.
10 Highlighted Provisions:
11 This bill:
12 ▸ requires the State Board of Education to use funds from an appropriation to the
13 Statewide Online Education Program to pay an online course fee for a student
14 attending a small school.
15 Money Appropriated in this Bill:
17 Other Special Clauses:
19 Utah Code Sections Affected:
21 53F-4-518, Utah Code Annotated 1953
23 Be it enacted by the Legislature of the state of Utah:
24 Section 1. Section 53F-4-518 is enacted to read:
25 53F-4-518. Small school student access to college and career readiness courses.
26 Subject to legislative appropriations and notwithstanding Subsections 53F-4-509(2) and
27 (3), in lieu of a deduction described in Subsection 53F-4-507(2), the state board shall use funds
28 from an appropriation for the Statewide Online Education Program to pay for an online course
29 fee described in Section 53F-4-505 for a student who is enrolled in a public high school that
30 enrolls fewer than 1,000 students.