|Budget Issue:||Governor proposes special session action to provide $20 million in categorical funding for new schools opened in 2008-09 and 2009-10.|
|Program:||California Department of Education|
|Finding or Recommendation:||Providing such funding for new schools in growing districts is reasonable. Action is time-sensitive as funding intended to support prior- and current-year activities.|
For more detail, please see "Overview of Special Session Proposals: Education Budget."