House Committee on Education
May 24, 2022
9:00 a.m.
Room 1


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 HR140MINCEYCURRICULA - Requests the state Department of Education to review instructional requirements provided by state law
 HR146ROBBY CARTERSCHOOLS/TRANSPORTATION - Requests the state Department of Education and the Department of Transportation and Development to study the feasibility and effectiveness of installing seat belts on school buses
 SCR31JACKSONSTUDENTS - Establishes the Related Services Advisory Commission to study the level of supports statewide for students with special needs and exceptionalities.
 SB57MCMATHBUS DRIVERS - Provides relative to the compensation of school bus operators. (gov sig) (EN INCREASE LF EX See Note)
 SB124ABRAHAMSCHOOLS - Requires the state Department of Education to provide student attendance data of certain students to local school governing authorities. (gov sig) (EN NO IMPACT See Note)
 SB131MIZELLPOSTSECONDARY ED - Requires public postsecondary education boards and institutions to adopt policies to acceptable use of computers and internet services. (gov sig) (EG SEE FISC NOTE GF EX See Note)
 SB189BODI WHITESCHOOLS - Provides relative to the jurisdiction of the Central Community School System. (7/1/22) (EG1 DECREASE GF EX See Note)
 SB358JACKSONSCHOOLS - Provides relative to acts of bullying. (gov sig)
 SB473MILLIGANINTERNATIONAL AFFAIRS - Provides relative to foreign interest in certain Louisiana research facilities. (7/1/23) (EN INCREASE SG EX See Note)

 Pursuant to R.S. 49:968 and 968.1, conduct a hearing on the rules for the state content standards in Social Studies proposed by the State Board of Elementary and Secondary Education for use in public elementary and secondary schools.


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A. Any interested person or any committee member may file with the committee a prepared statement concerning a specific instrument or matter under consideration by the committee or concerning any matter within the committee's scope of authority, and the committee records shall reflect receipt of such statement and the date and time thereof.

B. Any person who files a prepared statement which contains data or statistical information shall include in such prepared statement sufficient information to identify the source of the data or statistical information. For the purposes of this Paragraph, the term "source" shall mean a publication, website, person, or other source from which the data or statistical information contained in the prepared statement was obtained by the person or persons who prepared the statement.

NOTE: Statements emailed to and received prior to noon on Monday, May 23, 2022, will be distributed to the committee members prior to the meeting.

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