House Committee on Education - 63rd R.S. (1973)

Committee Members


  • Prepare, polish and refine HB 946, 63rd Legislature, Regular Session, and have it ready for legislative action no later than September 15, 1973.
  • Study the current school finance system in Texas. Evaluate school district organization, student performance, personnel policies, revenues, expenditures, salary levels and enrichment.*
  • Develop a method of measuring the wealth of school districts and evaluate tax assessment practices.*
  • Develop recommendations for disbursement of funds, considering such questions as the proper student-teacher ratios, what supportive staff should be provided, the level of operation and maintenance costs necessary to maintain a proper educational atmosphere, the type and amount of transportation funds that should be provided, whether local leeway should be included, and the level of compensatory education. Establish methods for measuring the quality of education.*

* This represents an abstract of the report contents. Charge text is incomplete or unavailable.

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