House Bill 1107: Removal of US History EOC Requirement

Committee Education Author Rob Robertson Session 2024 Session Latest Action On February 9, HB 1107 was referred to the House Education Committee. Explanation of the Bill House Bill 1107 would direct the State Board of Education (SBE) to no longer require high schools to administer an end-of-course (EOC) exam in US History. Currently, high schools…

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House Bill 1107: Removal of US History EOC Requirement

House Bill 1042: Technical Changes to Early Learning Collaborative Act

Committee Education Author Becky Currie Session 2024 Session Latest Action On February 8, HB 1042 was referred to the House Education Committee. Explanation of the Bill This bill has a companion bill, SB 2556, in the Senate. House Bill 1042 adds language to the Early Learning Collaborative Act to enumerate the metrics that the Joint…

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House Bill 1042: Technical Changes to Early Learning Collaborative Act

House Bill 907: Childcare Teachers Wage Incentive Program

Committee Workforce Development Author Donnie Scoggin Session 2024 Session Latest Action On February 2, HB 907 was referred to the House Workforce Development Committee. Explanation of the Bill The childcare industry, which has always been precarious, faces an ongoing market failure that may reach a crisis point as pandemic funds that kept the industry afloat…

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House Bill 907: Childcare Teachers Wage Incentive Program

House Bill 905: Inter-District Student Transfers

Committee Education Author Kevin Felsher Session 2024 Session Latest Action On February 2, HB 905 was referred to the House Education Committee, where it awaits a vote. Explanation of the Bill House Bill 905 would slightly revise residency requirements for an existing “open enrollment” pathway to allow children of active service members and civilian military…

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House Bill 905: Inter-District Student Transfers

Senate Bill 2332: MAEP Revisions

Committee Education Author Dennis DeBar Session 2024 Session Latest Action On February 22, the Senate Education Committee passed a committee substitute for SB 2332 that added an amendment that would require charter schools to return within 45 days any funds owed to a traditional public school district for a student transferring to that school district….

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Senate Bill 2332: MAEP Revisions

House Bill 679: Education Scholarship Accounts

Committee Education Author Fred Shanks Session 2024 Session Latest Action On January 26, HB 679 was referred to the House Education Committee. Explanation of the Bill House Bill 679 would change the date of repeal of the Equal Opportunity for Students with Special Needs Act from July 1, 2024 to July 1, 2027.  The Equal…

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House Bill 679: Education Scholarship Accounts