

A BILL TO BE ENTITLED


AN ACT


relating to the funding of prekindergarten. 

BE IT ENACTED BY THE LEGISLATURE OF THE STATE OF TEXAS: 

SECTION 1. Section 48.005(a), Education Code, is amended to 

read as follows: 

(a) In this chapter, average daily attendance is: 

(1) the quotient of the sum of attendance for each day 

of the minimum number of days of instruction as described under 

Section 25.081(a) divided by the minimum number of days of 

instruction; 

(2) for a district that operates under a flexible year 

program under Section 29.0821, the quotient of the sum of 

attendance for each actual day of instruction as permitted by 

Section 29.0821(b)(1) divided by the number of actual days of 

instruction as permitted by Section 29.0821(b)(1); or 

(3) for a district that operates under a flexible 

school day program under Section 29.0822, the average daily 

attendance as calculated by the commissioner in accordance with 

Sections 29.0822(d) and (d1); or 

(4) for a district that operates a halfday program 

[or a fullday program under Section 29.153(c)], onehalf of the 

average daily attendance calculated under Subdivision (1). 

SECTION 2. This Act takes effect September 1, 2023. 