Agenda for Wednesday, November 07, 2012
Joint, Select & Other Committees
Education Funding, Jt. Task Force* -
11/07/12 9:00 am
Federal Way City Cnl Chambers
33325 8th Ave S
Federal Way, WA
REVISED on 11/2/2012 at 1:59 PM
- Opening remarks.
- Review committee assignment.
- Follow-up on prior agenda items.
- Difference between state allocation for salaries and total salary costs.
- Recap spending decisions from October 12th meeting, reaffirm what was decided, and come to near-final positions regarding the total cost of the recommendation.
- Other follow-up.
- Options for funding additional K-12 spending.
- Budget reductions, including holding non K-12 spending to zero growth .
- General revenue options including increasing rates of major sources, repealing tax exemptions, adding new tax sources.
- Overview of levies and levy equalization.
- Summary of two prior local/state levy proposals (Sen. Zarelli, Rep. Hunter).
- General discussion & work plan for next meeting.
- Summarize committee progress.
- Public testimony.