Education Hearing Set for Thursday at 9:30 A.M.

The Assembly Education Committee will hold a public hearing on the following items at the time specified below:

Thursday, December 17, 2015
9:30 AM
417 North (GAR Hall)

The bills may be taken up in any order.     

Assembly Bill 481

Relating to: limitations on borrowing by school districts and the use by school districts of resolutions and referenda to authorize bonding for capital projects or increase revenue limits and scheduling of school district referendums to exceed revenue limits.

By Representatives Schraa, Jacque, Tittl, Edming, R. Brooks, T. Larson, Knodl, Skowronski, Murphy, Craig, Jarchow, Petersen, Gannon, Sanfelippo, Kremer, Neylon, Brandtjen and Weatherston; cosponsored by Senators Stroebel, Lasee and Kapenga.

Assembly Bill 581

Relating to: licenses to teach vocational education subjects.

By Representatives Knodl, Horlacher, Hutton, Kremer, Kuglitsch, T. Larson, A. Ott, Rodriguez, Sanfelippo, Skowronski, Weatherston, Czaja and Macco; cosponsored by Senators Darling, Kapenga, Stroebel, L. Taylor, Vukmir and Gudex.

Assembly Bill 517

Relating to: reporting crimes and other incidents that occur on school property, on school transportation, and at school sanctioned events and granting rule-making authority.

By Representatives Jagler, J. Ott, Sanfelippo, Murphy, Loudenbeck, Quinn, R. Brooks, Tittl, Allen, Vorpagel, Weatherston, Hutton, Knodl, Tranel, Ripp, Kerkman, Brandtjen, Nygren, T. Larson, Petersen, Born, Ballweg, E. Brooks, Gannon and Nerison; cosponsored by Senators Wanggaard and Darling.

Assembly Bill 602

Relating to: accrediting entities for private schools participating in a parental choice program or the Special Needs Scholarship program.

By Representatives Katsma, Schraa, Thiesfeldt, Kremer, Kooyenga, Vorpagel, A. Ott, Knudson, Murphy, Knodl, Brandtjen, Hutton and Bernier; cosponsored by Senators Kapenga, Vukmir, LeMahieu, Stroebel, Darling and Nass.

Note: A committee vote on Assembly Bill 469, the changing room bill, has not yet been scheduled.