Amend CSHB 21 as follows:
Add the following as SECTION 18 and renumber the following Sections accordingly:
SECTION 18. Chapter 42, Education Code, is amended by adding Section 42.161 to read as follows:
42.161. Prekindergarten Allotment. (a) For each eligible student served in a half or full-day prekindergarten program under Subchapters E or E-1, Chapter 29, a district is entitled to an allotment of 0.1. Funding under this section is in addition to funding for a half-day program under Sections 29.153(c) or 29.166(a).
(b) This section applies only to students who are four years of age or older as of September 1 of the applicable school year.
(c) This section applies beginning with the 2019-2020 school year. This subsection expires August 31, 2019.