SENATE COMMITTEE ON EDUCATION

2015-2016 Session

Thursday, December 29, 2016

Bill/Resolution Sponsor Subject Status
HB   4059
Referred 3/10/2015
Hughes Retirement; public school employees; retirant employed at a reporting unit under certain circumstances without forfeiting retirement allowance or health care coverage; extend sunset. REPORTED FAVORABLY WITH SUBSTITUTE S-5 on 10/7/2015
HB   4136
Referred 6/1/2016
Lucido Education; examinations; high school competency requirement; include a civics component. REPORTED FAVORABLY WITH SUBSTITUTE S-1 on 12/7/2016
HB   4265
Referred 5/19/2015
Price Higher education; community colleges; annexation by community college district; revise criteria. REPORTED FAVORABLY WITH SUBSTITUTE S-1 on 12/9/2016
HB   4325
Referred 4/28/2015
Poleski Education; school districts; reporting of budgetary assumptions and certain periodic financial status reports; require as part of early warning system. REPORTED FAVORABLY WITH SUBSTITUTE S-5 on 6/18/2015
HB   4326
Referred 4/28/2015
Poleski Education; financing; preliminary review to determine the existence of probable financial stress in school districts; require under certain conditions and modify the state financial authority for certain school districts. REPORTED FAVORABLY WITH SUBSTITUTE S-1 on 6/18/2015
HB   4327
Referred 4/28/2015
Pscholka Education; school districts; enhanced deficit elimination plans; provide. REPORTED FAVORABLY WITH SUBSTITUTE S-1 on 6/18/2015
HB   4328
Referred 4/28/2015
Lyons School aid; other; deficit elimination plan requirement; revise. REPORTED FAVORABLY WITH SUBSTITUTE S-1 on 6/18/2015
HB   4329
Referred 4/28/2015
Somerville Education; financing; school district placement under control of an emergency manager for failure to comply with enhanced deficit elimination plan; provide for. REPORTED FAVORABLY WITH SUBSTITUTE S-1 on 6/18/2015
HB   4330
Referred 4/28/2015
Kelly School aid; payments; reference to deficit elimination plan compliance in school aid act; update, include enhanced deficit elimination plans, and revise other reporting requirements. REPORTED FAVORABLY WITH SUBSTITUTE S-1 on 6/18/2015
HB   4390
Referred 5/6/2015
Tedder Education; curriculum; completion of 1/2 credit of personal economics course that meets certain requirements; allow to satisfy economics credit required for Michigan merit curriculum. REPORTED FAVORABLY WITHOUT AMENDMENT on 10/13/2015
HB   4493
Referred 2/24/2016
Kesto Education; curriculum; genocide education; provide for, and define teacher for purposes of teacher performance evaluation system. REPORTED FAVORABLY WITHOUT AMENDMENT on 4/26/2016
HB   4517
Referred 6/30/2015
Rutledge Education; school districts; refunding bonds for bonded indebtedness of original school district involved in consolidation; allow under certain circumstances. DISCHARGE COMMITTEE APPROVED on 9/16/2015
HB   4552
Referred 1/14/2016
Brett Roberts Education; counseling; requirements for employment as a middle school and high school counselor; revise.
HB   4594
Referred 6/17/2015
McBroom School aid; other; shared time participation and reimbursement; expand to kindergarten. REPORTED FAVORABLY WITHOUT AMENDMENT on 11/10/2015
HB   4790
Referred 9/24/2015
McBroom School aid; membership; counting of nonresident shared time pupils in membership; expand to include kindergarten. REPORTED FAVORABLY WITH SUBSTITUTE S-1 on 11/10/2015
HB   4822
Referred 10/20/2015
Price Education; other; attainment of minimum benchmark on state reading assessment; require for promotion of third grade students to next grade level and provide for early evaluation and intervention programs. REPORTED FAVORABLY WITH SUBSTITUTE S-6 on 3/22/2016
HB   5156
Referred 3/8/2016
Lyons Education; teachers; compliance with certain guidelines and standards regarding professional development requirement for teachers; require.
HB   5157
Referred 3/8/2016
Garcia Education; employees; professional development for school administrators; require to meet certain guidelines and standards.
HB   5158
Referred 3/8/2016
Price Education; teachers; assignment of new teachers to mentor teachers meeting certain requirements; require, and require professional development for new teachers to meet certain standards.
HB   5159
Referred 3/8/2016
Yonker School aid; penalties; certain continuing education requirements; provide penalty for noncompliance with.
HB   5409
Referred 12/8/2016 1:12:15 PM
Liberati Education; discipline; statement of findings and intent regarding state policy on schoolwide positive intervention and support plans; provide for. REPORTED FAVORABLY WITHOUT AMENDMENT on 12/13/2016
HB   5410
Referred 12/8/2016 1:12:25 PM
Liberati Education; discipline; department of education to develop state policy establishing a schoolwide positive behavioral intervention and support plan; require. REPORTED FAVORABLY WITHOUT AMENDMENT on 12/13/2016
HB   5411
Referred 12/8/2016 1:12:37 PM
Greig Education; discipline; certain requirements for state policy on schoolwide positive behavioral intervention and support plan; provide for. REPORTED FAVORABLY WITHOUT AMENDMENT on 12/13/2016
HB   5412
Referred 12/8/2016 1:12:49 PM
Price Education; discipline; restrictions on use of seclusion and restraint; require to be included in state policy on schoolwide positive intervention and support plans. REPORTED FAVORABLY WITHOUT AMENDMENT on 12/13/2016
HB   5413
Referred 12/8/2016 1:12:59 PM
Vaupel Education; discipline; requirements for documentation and reporting; require to be included in state policy on schoolwide positive intervention and support plans. REPORTED FAVORABLY WITHOUT AMENDMENT on 12/13/2016
HB   5414
Referred 12/8/2016 1:13:09 PM
Price Education; discipline; certain provisions concerning emergency intervention; require to be included in state policy on schoolwide positive behavioral intervention and support plans. REPORTED FAVORABLY WITHOUT AMENDMENT on 12/13/2016
HB   5415
Referred 12/8/2016 1:13:20 PM
Tedder Education; discipline; certain provisions concerning data collection; require to be included in state policy on schoolwide positive behavioral intervention and support plans. REPORTED FAVORABLY WITHOUT AMENDMENT on 12/13/2016
HB   5416
Referred 12/8/2016 1:13:31 PM
Heise Education; discipline; certain provisions concerning training; require to be included in state policy on schoolwide positive behavioral intervention and support plans. REPORTED FAVORABLY WITHOUT AMENDMENT on 12/13/2016
HB   5417
Referred 12/8/2016 1:13:43 PM
Greig Education; discipline; definitions for state policy on schoolwide positive behavioral intervention and support plans; provide for. REPORTED FAVORABLY WITHOUT AMENDMENT on 12/13/2016
HB   5463
Referred 6/1/2016
Lyons Education; curriculum; foreign language requirement; allow to be fulfilled by completion of computer coding courses.
HB   5693
Referred 6/7/2016
Howrylak Education; discipline; requirement for mandatory expulsion for certain criminal offenses; modify.
HB   5694
Referred 6/7/2016
LaGrand Education; discipline; requirement for mandatory expulsion for assault on another pupil; modify.
HB   5695
Referred 6/7/2016
Lucido Education; discipline; requirement for mandatory expulsion for assault against school personnel; modify.
HB   5753
Referred 10/18/2016 12:07:15 PM
Price Education; transportation; requirements for transportation of pupils; modify. REPORTED FAVORABLY WITHOUT AMENDMENT on 11/29/2016
HB   5796
Referred 12/7/2016 1:02:21 PM
Potvin Education; employees; provision providing employment preference for certain personnel in special education programs and services; repeal.
HB   5806
Referred 12/1/2016 2:43:01 PM
Hughes Retirement; public school employees; retirant employed as a substitute teacher at a reporting unit under certain conditions without forfeiting retirement allowance or health care coverage; extend sunset.
SB   0033
Referred 1/27/2015
Pavlov Education; school districts; measures to protect privacy of certain student data; provide for. REPORTED FAVORABLY WITH SUBSTITUTE S-2 on 6/9/2015
SB   0036
Referred 1/27/2015
Booher Education; school districts; concurrent enrollment arrangements among school districts and institutions of higher education; encourage, and provide procedures for.
SB   0037
Referred 1/27/2015
Booher Higher education; community colleges; concurrent enrollment arrangements with school districts; encourage, and provide procedures for.
SB   0038
Referred 1/27/2015
Hansen Higher education; state universities; concurrent enrollment arrangements with school districts; encourage and provide procedures for.
SB   0069
Referred 1/29/2015
Booher Higher education; community colleges; job training programs; revise sunset provision for new training agreements and clarify definition of new job. REPORTED FAVORABLY WITHOUT AMENDMENT on 2/17/2015
SB   0070
Referred 1/29/2015
MacGregor Higher education; community colleges; authority to issue job training revenue bonds; remove 2018 sunset. REPORTED FAVORABLY WITHOUT AMENDMENT on 2/17/2015
SB   0071
Referred 1/29/2015
Pavlov Higher education; community colleges; job training programs; revise statutory limit on aggregate amount of new training agreements. REPORTED FAVORABLY WITHOUT AMENDMENT on 2/17/2015
SB   0103
Referred 2/12/2015
Pavlov Education; teachers; performance evaluation requirements for teachers and school administrators; revise. REPORTED FAVORABLY WITH SUBSTITUTE S-3 on 4/28/2015
SB   0139
Referred 2/18/2015
Colbeck Education; other; certain fund-raising activities during school hours; allow. REPORTED FAVORABLY WITH SUBSTITUTE S-1 on 3/10/2015
SB   0169
Referred 3/3/2015
Proos Education; curriculum; high school diploma endorsement in science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM); direct department of education to issue for certain pupils. REPORTED FAVORABLY WITH SUBSTITUTE S-1 on 3/24/2015
SB   0170
Referred 3/3/2015
Pavlov Education; curriculum; high school diploma endorsement in science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM); provide for. REPORTED FAVORABLY WITH SUBSTITUTE S-1 on 3/24/2015
SB   0208
Referred 3/17/2015
Hildenbrand Education; discipline; mandatory expulsion for students who threaten the life of a school employee or school volunteer; require.
SB   0209
Referred 3/17/2015
Colbeck Education; school districts; instruction in certain United States historical information; encourage, and require to be included on state testing. REPORTED FAVORABLY WITHOUT AMENDMENT on 5/19/2015
SB   0211
Referred 3/17/2015
Shirkey Education; curriculum; instruction in certain American heritage documents; allow and prohibit censorship or restraint of. REPORTED FAVORABLY WITHOUT AMENDMENT on 5/19/2015
SB   0216
Referred 3/18/2015
Robertson School aid; other; certain references to general education development (GED); modify. REPORTED FAVORABLY WITH SUBSTITUTE S-4 on 12/1/2015
SB   0259
Referred 4/14/2015
Hertel Education; reports; public notification of immunization record completion rates; require in school code.
SB   0260
Referred 4/14/2015
Hertel Education; reports; requirements for public notice of pupil immunization status; require in school aid act.
SB   0266
Referred 4/15/2015
Hansen Education; financing; change in procedures for and distribution of regional enhancement property taxes; provide for under certain circumstances.
SB   0279
Referred 4/16/2015
Knollenberg Retirement; public school employees; computing retirement allowance based on employee organization professional services leave or released time; modify. REPORTED FAVORABLY WITH SUBSTITUTE S-1 on 6/16/2015
SB   0280
Referred 4/16/2015
Knollenberg Labor; collective bargaining; public employer contracts that pay union officials for time conducting union business; prohibit. REPORTED FAVORABLY WITH SUBSTITUTE S-1 on 6/16/2015
SB   0284
Referred 4/21/2015
Young Education; nonpublic; certain reporting requirements for home-schooled students; provide for.
SB   0311
Referred 4/30/2015
Hopgood Education; public school academies; increased oversight over charter schools, certificate of need for new charter schools, open bid process for contracted services, procedures for removal of charter school board members, and revisions to authorizer fee and term of charter contract; provide for.
SB   0312
Referred 4/30/2015
Ananich Education; public school academies; certain requirements for charter schools and authorizing bodies upon termination or revocation of contract; provide for.
SB   0405
Referred 6/18/2015
Schuitmaker Education; attendance; compulsory attendance requirements; modify.
SB   0406
Referred 6/18/2015
Schuitmaker Education; attendance; intervention policy for truant or chronically absent students; provide for.
SB   0407
Referred 6/18/2015
Emmons Education; discipline; reporting of suspensions, expulsion, truancy, and absenteeism; revise.
SB   0408
Referred 6/18/2015
Emmons Juveniles; truancy; jurisdiction of court regarding truancy and chronic absenteeism; modify.
SB   0455
Referred 9/9/2015
Knezek Education; facilities; certain activities to determine and eliminate environmental hazards; require before building a school or acquiring a site for a school.
SB   0457
Referred 9/9/2015
Hansen Education; employees; elementary principals and superintendents to receive leadership development training and instruction in early literacy and diagnostic methods; require.
SB   0467
Referred 9/9/2015
Hopgood Education; curriculum; age appropriate, medically accurate, and objective sexuality education; provide for.
SB   0491
Referred 9/16/2015
Pavlov Education; teachers; provisions relating to alternative teaching certification; modify. REPORTED FAVORABLY WITH SUBSTITUTE S-2 on 10/7/2015
SB   0494
Referred 9/16/2015
Emmons Education; school districts; use of lock block devices on classroom doors and certain types of door locks; allow.
SB   0510
Referred 9/24/2015
Pavlov Communications; Internet; student online personal protection act; establish. REPORTED FAVORABLY WITH SUBSTITUTE S-2 on 10/20/2015
SB   0512
Referred 9/24/2015
Hertel Education; curriculum; instruction in sex education; require to teach affirmative consent standards.
SB   0528
Referred 9/29/2015
Booher Education; intermediate school districts; disorganization process for intermediate school districts; modify.
SB   0553
Referred 10/8/2015
Jones Education; school districts; procedure for local school district to opt out of intermediate school district services; provide for.
SB   0567
Referred 10/15/2015
Knollenberg Education; calendar; restrictions on school start date; modify.
SB   0647
Referred 12/9/2015
Schuitmaker Education; curriculum; instruction in cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR), and awareness in use of automated external defibrillation (AED); require for graduation from high school. REPORTED FAVORABLY WITH SUBSTITUTE S-1 on 5/3/2016
SB   0662
Referred 12/10/2015
Young Education; other; forensic audit of first class school district contracts; provide for.
SB   0686
Referred 1/13/2016
Colbeck Education; reorganization; standards for consideration of an appeal concerning a request for transfer of territory; modify.
SB   0713
Referred 1/21/2016
Pavlov Labor; public service employment; changes in provisions concerning teacher strikes; provide for. REPORTED FAVORABLY WITH SUBSTITUTE S-2 on 2/2/2016
SB   0714
Referred 1/21/2016
Robertson Education; teachers; teacher engaging in a prohibited strike; require suspension of teaching certificate. REPORTED FAVORABLY WITH SUBSTITUTE S-1 on 2/2/2016
SB   0715
Referred 1/21/2016
Hune School aid; penalties; requirement for a public school employer to forfeit 5% of school aid payments for failure to deduct funds from strike participants; provide for. REPORTED FAVORABLY WITHOUT AMENDMENT on 2/2/2016
SB   0718
Referred 1/26/2016
Hertel Education; curriculum; certain requirements for grades K-5 music instruction program; provide for.
SB   0754
Referred 2/9/2016
Pavlov Education; reports; outdated language and provisions in revised school code; update, and eliminate or modify certain requirements for reports. REPORTED FAVORABLY WITH SUBSTITUTE S-1 on 4/12/2016
SB   0755
Referred 2/9/2016
Knollenberg School aid; other; certain reporting requirements; revise. REPORTED FAVORABLY WITH SUBSTITUTE S-1 on 4/12/2016
SB   0756
Referred 2/9/2016
Booher Education; other; obsolete act concerning emergency financial assistance for certain school districts; repeal. REPORTED FAVORABLY WITHOUT AMENDMENT on 4/12/2016
SB   0757
Referred 2/9/2016
Booher School aid; other; obsolete act relating to occupational training and retraining; repeal. REPORTED FAVORABLY WITHOUT AMENDMENT on 4/12/2016
SB   0758
Referred 2/9/2016
Colbeck Education; career and technical; obsolete act relating to the functions of the state board of control for vocational education; repeal. REPORTED FAVORABLY WITHOUT AMENDMENT on 4/12/2016
SB   0759
Referred 2/9/2016
Stamas Education; curriculum; obsolete act concerning teaching of civics and political science; repeal. REPORTED FAVORABLY WITHOUT AMENDMENT on 4/12/2016
SB   0760
Referred 2/9/2016
Stamas Education; special; special education scholarships act; repeal. REPORTED FAVORABLY WITHOUT AMENDMENT on 4/12/2016
SB   0761
Referred 2/9/2016
Horn Education; curriculum; obsolete act concerning education for gifted and academically talented; repeal. REPORTED FAVORABLY WITHOUT AMENDMENT on 4/12/2016
SB   0762
Referred 2/9/2016
MacGregor Education; other; obsolete act concerning demonstration educational and work experience programs; repeal. REPORTED FAVORABLY WITHOUT AMENDMENT on 4/12/2016
SB   0763
Referred 2/9/2016
Schmidt Education; reports; reporting of certain financial information by districts; revise report format. REPORTED FAVORABLY WITHOUT AMENDMENT on 4/12/2016
SB   0764
Referred 2/9/2016
Shirkey School aid; other; obsolete act relating to federal and state aid to vocational education; repeal. REPORTED FAVORABLY WITHOUT AMENDMENT on 4/12/2016
SB   0765
Referred 2/9/2016
Zorn Education; reports; reporting requirements concerning career and technology education programs; revise, and repeal provision regarding personality test. REPORTED FAVORABLY WITHOUT AMENDMENT on 4/12/2016
SB   0766
Referred 2/9/2016
Hansen Education; other; certain references regarding state board of education; update. REPORTED FAVORABLY WITHOUT AMENDMENT on 4/12/2016
SB   0767
Referred 2/9/2016
O'Brien School aid; other; obsolete act relating to federal funds for vocational education; repeal. REPORTED FAVORABLY WITHOUT AMENDMENT on 4/12/2016
SB   0826
Referred 3/1/2016
Colbeck Education; curriculum; implementation of certain curriculum standards and assessments in place of common core curriculum standards and assessments in this state; require. REPORTED FAVORABLY WITHOUT AMENDMENT on 4/26/2016
SB   0834
Referred 3/2/2016
Proos Education; students; provision to students of certain information concerning career outlook; provide for.
SB   0835
Referred 3/2/2016
O'Brien Education; discipline; statement of findings and intent regarding state policy on schoolwide positive intervention and support plans; provide for.
SB   0836
Referred 3/2/2016
Jones Education; discipline; restrictions on use of seclusion and restraint; require to be included in state policy on schoolwide positive intervention and support plans.
SB   0837
Referred 3/2/2016
Hertel Education; discipline; definitions for state policy on schoolwide positive behavioral intervention and support plans; provide for.
SB   0838
Referred 3/2/2016
Hopgood Education; discipline; policy concerning schoolwide positive behavioral intervention and support; require nonpublic schools to adopt and implement.
SB   0921
Referred 4/27/2016
Young Education; public school academies; accreditation requirement for charter schools; revise.
SB   1039
Referred 9/7/2016 3:23:12 PM
Colbeck Education; attendance; promulgation of certain rules that are more stringent than the requirements for claiming exemption from immunizations; prohibit.
SB   1040
Referred 9/7/2016 3:23:12 PM
Colbeck Health; immunizations; promulgation of certain rules by the department of health and human services that are more stringent than the vaccination exemptions provided in statute and exclude individuals from school as a disease control measure; prohibit.
SB   1046
Referred 9/7/2016 3:23:13 PM
Colbeck Education; transportation; requirements for transportation of pupils; modify. REPORTED FAVORABLY WITHOUT AMENDMENT on 10/18/2016
SB   1103
Referred 9/21/2016 1:40:38 PM
Hertel Education; special; IEP ombudsman within office of special education; create.
SB   1121
Referred 10/18/2016 12:06:08 PM
Jones Education; school choice; provision requiring certain agreement in order for special education pupil to participate in schools of choice outside of resident intermediate school district; strike.
SB   1122
Referred 10/18/2016 12:06:09 PM
Shirkey Local government; other; educational instruction access act; create.
SB   1143
Referred 10/20/2016 3:47:30 PM
Warren Education; special; deaf, deafblind, and hard-of-hearing children's educational bill of rights; create.
SB   1144
Referred 10/20/2016 3:47:30 PM
Robertson Education; special; language developmental milestones and assessment of language and literacy development for deaf, deafblind, and hard-of-hearing children; provide for.
SB   1165
Referred 11/10/2016 4:39:42 PM
Colbeck Individual income tax; other; Michigan parental choice in education program; create.
SB   1166
Referred 11/10/2016 4:40:05 PM
Colbeck School aid; foundation allowance; allocation of foundation allowance to Michigan education savings account; provide for, revise calculation of foundation allowance, and modify distribution process for certain categorical funding.
SB   1167
Referred 11/10/2016 4:40:36 PM
Colbeck Education; other; requirement for school districts, intermediate school districts, and public school academies to provide a list of services in order to determine services eligible for payment from education savings accounts; provide for, and provide for certain local tax revenue to be paid to department of treasury for deposit into education savings accounts.
SB   1168
Referred 11/10/2016 4:41:04 PM
Colbeck Individual income tax; deductions; contributions made to education savings accounts under the Michigan parental choice in education program; provide for.
SB   1169
Referred 11/10/2016 4:41:38 PM
Colbeck Property tax; payment and collection; distribution of education-related property tax revenue; forward to state treasurer for deposit into education savings accounts.
SR   0034
Referred 4/14/2015
Schuitmaker A resolution to urge Michigan institutions of higher learning to improve policies, training, and victims services regarding cases of sexual assault and stalking.
SR   0036
Referred 4/21/2015
Warren A resolution to support the goals and ideals of the National Day of Silence in bringing attention to anti-lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender name-calling, bullying, and harassment faced by individuals in schools.
SR   0129
Referred 1/14/2016
Colbeck A resolution recognizing January 24 - January 30, 2016, as Michigan School Choice Week. DISCHARGE COMMITTEE APPROVED on 1/28/2016
SR   0214
Referred 10/21/2016 3:02:08 PM
Pavlov A resolution to urge the President and Congress of the United States to curb and clarify the role and authority of the U.S. Department of Education as it relates to the "supplement not supplant" provisions in the Every Student Succeeds Act. REPORTED FAVORABLY WITHOUT AMENDMENT on 10/21/2016