Senate Committee on Education
October 7, 2020
9:00 a.m.
John J. Hainkel, Jr. Room

Adjourned
 
* Agenda Revised October 6, 2020, 2:16 pm *
Revision Notes: ADDS SB 70

 



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CALL TO ORDER

ROLL CALL

APPROVAL OF MINUTES
 October 1, 2020

LEGISLATION TO BE CONSIDERED
 SCR2FIELDSCOLLEGES/UNIVERSITIES - Requests LCTCS and Sowela administrators to work together to study the impacts of hurricanes Laura and Delta on the institution and its student body in order to inform any legislative requests for the 2021 Regular Session.
 SB23MCMATHSCHOOLS - Requires school boards to accept certification of illness from a nurse practitioner or physician assistant when employees use leave due to personal illness. (gov sig) (Item #42)
 SB31FIELDSEDUCATION ACCOUNTABILITY - Prohibits use of statewide student assessments conducted during the 2020-2021 school year for the purposes of evaluating teacher performance or student placement decisions. (gov sig) (Item #42)
 SB42BOUIESCHOOLS - Provides for the duties of the local school superintendent when certain schools in the Recovery School District are returned to the transferring school board. (gov sig) (Item #42) (EG NO IMPACT LF EX See Note)
 SB44FIELDSCOLLEGES/UNIVERSITIES - Constitutional amendment to authorize the governor to appoint persons who reside out-of-state as certain at-large members of public postsecondary education boards of supervisors. (2/3 - CA13s1(A)) (Item #42)
 SB45FIELDSCOLLEGES/UNIVERSITIES - Provides for the "Lod Cook Act" which authorizes the governor to appoint persons who reside out-of-state at certain at-large members of the public postsecondary boards of supervisors. (See Act) (Item #42) (EN INCREASE SG EX See Note)
 SB70JACKSONLEGIS POWERS/FUNCTIONS - Provides for legislative approval of BESE adopted adjustments to the MFP formula by ballot when the legislature is not in session. (See CA3s19) (Item #4)

CONSIDERATION OF ANY OTHER MATTERS THAT MAY COME BEFORE THE COMMITTEE

ADJOURNMENT
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