Operating Budget Committee: Supports the advocacy of MCCPTA-established priorities on operating budget issues, including representing MCCPTA at MCPS budget meeting. Priorities reflect input provided by PTA leadership from each area of the county as voiced during summer area meetings, as well as the collective input of the MCCPTA Board of Directors and MCCPTA Delegates.
MOE--Maintenance of Effort--involves Maryland state law that sets the floor for local school spending; it is intended to be a minimum floor, NOT a ceiling.
MOE laws have been in place since 1984; in 2012, the Maryland General Assembly passed a revised law covering MOE. For a description of the current law, and its provisions for waivers, CLICK HERE to read a letter by Maryland State Senator Nancy King