Definition of biennium
: a period of two years
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The biennium budget bill that the General Assembly adopted Wednesday, which was on Gov. John Kasich's Friday, awaiting his signature, covers the 2018 and 2019 fiscal years.
At the annual meeting the branch elected officers for the next biennium.
Public university leaders have asked for $767.3 million in public support for the upcoming biennium, which is $100 million more than Gov. Kate Brown recommended in the budget plan released Dec. 1.
That’s why the colleges are asking the Legislature for an additional $200 million for the 2017-19 biennium, said Jan Yoshiwara, who’s been tapped to be executive director of the State Board for Community and Technical Colleges (SBCTC).
The agency is scheduled to receive $33 million next biennium, compared to the $10 million allotted last session, according to the House-Senate budget conference committee report.
According to Shelby, the office is expecting to be three-quarters finished when the biennium ends June 30.
The upcoming biennium is 2018-19, which runs from July 1, 2017 to June 30, 2019.
Malloy will then meet with legislators next week for negotiations to craft the spending and taxing over the biennium that starts July 1.
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