Senate Committee on Education
May 14, 2020
9:00 a.m.
Room A-B

Adjourned
 
* Agenda Revised May 14, 2020, 10:42 am *
Revision Notes: Added SB365

 



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CALL TO ORDER

ROLL CALL

LEGISLATION TO BE CONSIDERED
 SCR22BARROWBESE - Requests BESE to suspend statewide standardized assessments for the 2019-2020 school year due to COVID-19.
 SCR56HEWITTFISH/FISHING - Requests CPRA and the Dept. of Wildlife and Fisheries to cooperate in developing projects and programs to enhance the oyster industry.
 SB103CATHEYTOPS - Provides relative to enrollment requirements for the TOPS-Tech Award. (gov sig) (OR INCREASE GF EX See Note)
 SB106BOUIESCHOOLS - Provides for the duties of the school superintendent when returning certain RSD schools to the transferring school board. (gov sig)
 SB171MIZELLBUS DRIVERS - Requires school bus operators to be certified in CPR and first aid. (gov sig) (OR +$61,500 GF EX See Note)
 SB215TROY CARTERSCHOOLS - Provides relative to public elementary and secondary school fund accounts of certain schools. (gov sig)
 SB239CONNICKAMUSEMENTS/SPORTS - Provides relative to compensation for student athletes participating in intercollegiate athletics. (See Act) (OR INCREASE SG EX See Note)
 SB293JACKSONEDUCATION ACCOUNTABILITY - Limits the use of certain test scores in the school accountability system. (gov sig)
 SB298JACKSONTEACHERS - Removes requirements for use of a value-added assessment model with regard to school and district accountability and teacher evaluations. (gov sig)
 SB318CATHEYTOPS - Provides for TOPS-Tech award eligibility for certain military veterans. (gov sig) (EN INCREASE GF EX See Note)
 SB365CLOUDSTUDENTS - Requires that information be provided to students about high-demand, high-wage jobs during the development and revision of their individual graduation plans. (gov sig)
 SB437JACKSONCOLLEGES/UNIVERSITIES - Provides relative to postsecondary education management board sick leave policies. (gov sig) (EN SEE FISC NOTE GF EX See Note)
 SB509BOUIESCHOOLS - Provides relative to performance audits of charter schools in certain school systems. (gov sig)

CONSIDERATION OF ANY OTHER MATTERS THAT MAY COME BEFORE THE COMMITTEE

ADJOURNMENT
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