The Legislature shall appropriate funds to supply free school books and other materials of instruction prescribed by the Louisiana Board of Elementary and Secondary Education (BESE) to the children of Louisiana at the elementary and secondary school level.


The Legislature shall appropriate funds sufficient to ensure a minimum foundation program of education in all public and elementary and secondary schools.


Adopted:  December 7, 1976

Retitled:  March, 2005

Adopted:  August 25, 2005



Ref:     Constitution of Louisiana, Art. VIII, Sec. 13

Board minutes, 8-25-05


Pointe Coupee Parish School Board