Florida Senate - 2017 SB 1394 By Senator Hukill 14-00985-17 20171394__ 1 A bill to be entitled 2 An act relating to the Office of Program Policy 3 Analysis and Government Accountability; requiring the 4 Office of Program Policy Analysis and Government 5 Accountability to conduct a study of the district cost 6 differential for each school district and to provide 7 recommendations; providing requirements for the 8 recommendations; requiring a report to the Legislature 9 by a specified date; providing an effective date. 10 11 Be It Enacted by the Legislature of the State of Florida: 12 13 Section 1. The Office of Program Policy Analysis and 14 Government Accountability (OPPAGA) shall conduct a study of the 15 district cost differential calculated by the Commissioner of 16 Education for each school district and shall provide 17 recommendations on whether the district cost differential should 18 be eliminated, what should be included in the district cost 19 differential formula, what the appropriate formula should be, 20 and how allocations should be distributed among the school 21 districts. OPPAGA shall submit a report with its findings and 22 recommendations to the President of the Senate and the Speaker 23 of the House of Representatives by January 1, 2018. 24 Section 2. This act shall take effect July 1, 2017.