FY2016: MCPS Operating Budget by State Categories - Graph

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FY2016 MCPS Operating Budget

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This dataset has the following 4 columns:

Column NameAPI Column NameData TypeDescriptionSample Values
State Category Namestate_category_nametextState law requires all education agencies to appropriate and record expenditures in accordance with standardized budget categories. More information on state categories is available in MCPS operating budget documents.
Recommended Amountrecommended_amountnumberIn December, the Superintendent of Schools presents his Recommended Fiscal Year Operating Budget to the Board of Education.
Adopted Amountadopted_amountnumberIn March, the Board of Education adopts its budget and sends its Requested Fiscal Year Operating Budget to the county executive.
Approved Amountapproved_amountnumberBy March 15th, the county executive must submit his budget to the County Council, which includes recommendations for MCPS. The County Council appropriates the budget in May, including the budget for MCPS by state category. In June, the Board of Education adopts the approved budget for MCPS which must equal the total budget by state category appropriated by the County Council. The Board may make changes to the budget within state category.