Revision: April 26, 2023, 1:34 p.m.
Rep. A. Lekas, Hills. 38
April 26, 2023
Floor Amendment to SB 155-FN-LOCAL
Amend RSA 194-C:9 as inserted by section 1 of the bill by inserting after subparagraph IV(d) the following new subparagraph:
(e) For school administrative units that have not adopted the provisions of RSA 40:13 and who serve a single school district, the provisions of this subparagraph shall apply:
(1) A separate warrant article for the proposed school administrative budget shall be included in the warrant for the annual school district meeting. Wording of the warrant article shall be as follows:
"Shall the voters of the school district adopt a school administrative unit budget of $_____ for the forthcoming fiscal year?"
(2) The legislative body may amend the budget amount by the usual procedures applicable to annual meetings. The school district moderator shall cause a vote by paper ballot to be taken, record the number of yeas and nays, and announce the result of the vote at the annual meeting.