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Last Updated: 2/10/2012
Budget Issue: Flexibility options
Program: Proposition 98
Finding or Recommendation: Provide school districts with one-time options to help them respond to potential trigger cuts. Effective July 1, could remove additional categorical and mandate requirements (beyond current-law requirements), allow for a shorter school year, increase or suspend maximum statutory class sizes, and authorize a special post-election layoff window.
Further Detail

For more detail, please see the "Governor's Back-up Plan" section of The 2012-13 Budget: Proposition 98 Education Analysis.