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The following bills were assigned subjects of interest:

Subject: Education--Primary & Secondary--Finance

HB 30
Relating to making supplemental appropriations and giving direction and making adjustments regarding appropriations for public school finance.

SB 37
Relating to stipends for certain public school teachers.

SB 40
Relating to the public school finance system.

SB 41
Relating to the bilingual education allotment provided under the public school finance system.

HB 58
Relating to the establishment of a tax credit scholarship and educational expense assistance program.

HB 61
Relating to a transportation allotment credit for school districts required to take action to reduce wealth per student.

HB 62
Relating to an adjustment under the foundation school program of the taxable value of property for school districts required to provide social security coverage for district employees.

HB 78
Relating to school district tax rates, property values, and tax collections used by the commissioner of education in allocating Foundation School Program funding.

HB 82
Relating to the abolition of school district maintenance and operations ad valorem taxes.

HB 91
Relating to the abolition of ad valorem taxes and a study of alternative methods of taxation to replace revenue lost to political subdivisions as a result of the abolition of ad valorem taxes.

HB 140
Relating to calculation of average daily attendance for school districts providing certain full-day prekindergarten programs.

HB 320
Relating to the establishment and funding of an education enhancement program for certain students with disabilities.

HB 325
Relating to including students enrolled in open-enrollment charter schools in the determination of a district's weighted average daily attendance for purposes of complying with equalized wealth level requirements.

HB 351
Relating to the creation of a commission to evaluate the potential continuation of additional state aid for tax reduction and recommend improvements to the public school finance system.

HB 352
Relating to a reduction of the amount required to be paid by certain school districts to achieve the equalized wealth level under the public school finance system.

HB 353
Relating to the salary paid to classroom teachers employed by public schools; making an appropriation.

HB 354
Relating to the adoption of teacher performance contracts for classroom teachers and an increased basic allotment for school districts that adopt those contracts.

HB 355
Relating to the public school finance system.

HJR 18
Proposing a constitutional amendment requiring the state to pay at least 50 percent of the cost of maintaining and operating the public school system and prohibiting the comptroller from certifying legislation containing an appropriation unless the requirement is met.

HJR 21
Proposing a constitutional amendment abolishing school district maintenance and operations ad valorem taxes.

SB 22
Relating to the small-sized district adjustment under the Foundation School Program.

 

SJR 6
Proposing a constitutional amendment requiring the state to pay at least 50 percent of the cost of maintaining and operating the public school system and prohibiting the comptroller from certifying legislation containing an appropriation unless the requirement is met.

 

Subject: Education--Primary & Secondary--General

HB 50
Relating to the regulation of discrimination by school districts.

HB 58
Relating to the establishment of a tax credit scholarship and educational expense assistance program.

HB 62
Relating to an adjustment under the foundation school program of the taxable value of property for school districts required to provide social security coverage for district employees.

HB 145
Relating to social work services in public schools.

HB 320
Relating to the establishment and funding of an education enhancement program for certain students with disabilities.

HB 324
Relating to public school students evaluated for purposes of accountability ratings in certain school districts.

HB 327
Relating to the placement of warning signs in areas where the use of a wireless communication device is prohibited.

HB 335
Relating to testing for lead contamination in public school drinking water

Subject: Education--Primary & Secondary--Special

HB 52
Relating to the establishment of an individualized education plan account program for certain children with disabilities.

HB 145
Relating to social work services in public schools.

HB 320
Relating to the establishment and funding of an education enhancement program for certain students with disabilities.

Subject: Education--Primary & Secondary--Teachers

HB 54
Relating to requiring a school district to reimburse classroom teachers at certain grade levels for the cost of classroom supplies purchased with personal money.

HB 64
Relating to an appropriation of money from the economic stabilization fund for classroom teacher salary increases.

HB 65
Relating to an appropriation of money from the general revenue fund for classroom teacher salary increases.

HB 79
Relating to the salary paid to classroom teachers employed by public schools.

HB 149
Relating to a reduction in required days of service for educators in public schools under certain circumstances.

HB 157
Relating to eligibility for admission to an educator preparation program for certification in trade and industrial workforce training.

 

HB 340
Relating to a salary bonus for a public school teacher who completes certain autism training.

 


 

HB 353
Relating to the salary paid to classroom teachers employed by public schools; making an appropriation.

HB 354
Relating to the adoption of teacher performance contracts for classroom teachers and an increased basic allotment for school districts that adopt those contracts.

SB 37
Relating to stipends for certain public school teachers.

Subject: Education--Primary & Secondary--Vouchers

HB 52
Relating to the establishment of an individualized education plan account program for certain children with disabilities.

Subject: Education--Primary & Secondary--Discipline

HB 150
Relating to the model training curriculum and required training for certain school district peace officers and school resource officers.



Subject: Education--Primary & Secondary--Vocational

HB 157
Relating to eligibility for admission to an educator preparation program for certification in trade and industrial workforce training.

Subject: Education--Primary & Secondary--Admission & Attendance

HB 140
Relating to calculation of average daily attendance for school districts providing certain full-day prekindergarten programs.

HB 325
Relating to including students enrolled in open-enrollment charter schools in the determination of a district's weighted average daily attendance for purposes of complying with equalized wealth level requirements.

SB 108
Relating to the enforcement of federal immigration law at places of worship, hospitals, public schools, and courthouses.

Subject: Education--Primary & Secondary--Accountability

HB 324
Relating to public school students evaluated for purposes of accountability ratings in certain school districts.


Subject: Education--Primary & Secondary--Other School Personnel

HB 145
Relating to social work services in public schools.