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Adult Education State Grants


I. CGS - Sections 10-5 and Sections 10-67 through 10-73d:

Sec. 10-5. State high school diploma; "honors diploma". Payment of fees; exceptions.

Sec. 10-67 Definitions.
Sec. 10-69 Adult education.
Sec. 10-70 Rooms and personnel.
Sec. 10-71 State grants for adult education programs.

Note: The update below to subsection (d) of section 10-71 has not yet been incorporated into the Connecticut General Statutes.

AN ACT IMPLEMENTING THE PROVISIONS OF THE BUDGET CONCERNING GENERAL GOVERNMENT (Public Act No. 11-48) was signed by the Governor on June 13, 2011. Section 176 of this Act (see below) has implications for adult education.

Sec. 176. Subsection (d) of section 10-71 of the general statutes is repealed and the following is substituted in lieu thereof (Effective July 1, 2011):

(d) Notwithstanding the provisions of this section, for the fiscal years ending June 30, 2004, to June 30, [2011]  2013, inclusive, the amount of the grants payable to towns, regional boards of education or regional educational service centers in accordance with this section shall be reduced proportionately if the total of such grants in such year exceeds the amount appropriated for the purposes of this section for such year.

Sec. 10-71a State grants for adult education programs. Eligibility requirements.
Sec. 10-73a Adult education fees and charges; waivers. Adult education school activity fund.
Sec. 10-73b Grants for adult education services or programs conforming to state plan.
Sec. 10-73c State Board of Education administrative expenses for adult education.
Sec. 10-73d Request of certain students to attend adult education classes. Assignment.

II. Additional CGS Sections:
Sec. 10-52Adult education.
Sec. 10-184 Duties of Parents. School attendance age requirements.
Sec. 10-221d Criminal history records checks of school personnel. Fingerprinting. Termination or dismissal