SB 1, the school finance bill that includes the formula for distributing funds to public schools, passed out of House Appropriations this morning on 14-5 vote. Seven members were absent.
SB 2, a supplemental appropriations bill passed on a 20-0 vote. Chairman Pitts indicated the bills would be up later this week and that there would be a deadline for filing amendments. They are likely to be on the floor Thursday or Friday.