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Committees:  EDUCATION (12/31/2008)
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Bill/Resolution
Referred Date
CommitteeSponsorSubjectMeetingsStatus
HB 4091 of 2007
Referred 4/17/2007
Education
Vagnozzi, AldoEducation; discipline; policy prohibiting bullying at school; require all school districts to establish. Amends 1976 PA 451 (MCL 380.1 - 380.1852) by adding sec. 1310b. TIE BAR WITH: HB 4162'07REPORTED FAVORABLY WITHOUT AMENDMENT
HB 4141 of 2007
Referred 12/18/2008
Education
Meadows, MarkEducation; financing; school district's use of sinking funds; expand to include purposes for which bonds may be used. Amends sec. 1212 of 1976 PA 451 (MCL 380.1212).
HB 4162 of 2007
Referred 4/17/2007
Education
Byrnes, PamEducation; discipline; policy prohibiting harassment and bullying at school; require. Amends 1976 PA 451 (MCL 380.1 - 380.1852) by adding sec. 1310b. TIE BAR WITH: HB 4091'07REPORTED FAVORABLY WITH SUBSTITUTE S-2
HB 4220 of 2007 (PA 22 of 2008)
Referred 3/13/2007
Education
Espinoza, JohnPublic employees and officers; ethics; school board member volunteer service in school district; allow under certain conditions. Amends sec. 3 of 1978 PA 566 (MCL 15.183).6/7/2007
10/25/2007
11/1/2007
REPORTED FAVORABLY WITH SUBSTITUTE S-1
HB 4506 of 2007
Referred 5/24/2007
Education
Ward, ChrisElections; school; technical amendments to revised school code concerning school board elections; provide for. Amends secs. 4, 5 & 614 of 1976 PA 451 (MCL 380.4 et seq.). TIE BAR WITH: HB 4507'07DISCHARGE COMMITTEE APPROVED
HB 4507 of 2007
Referred 5/24/2007
Education
Ward, ChrisElections; scheduling; school board elections; require to be held in November. Amends secs. 302 & 644g of 1954 PA 116 (MCL 168.302 & 168.644g) & adds sec. 642c.DISCHARGE COMMITTEE APPROVED
HB 4533 of 2007
Referred 8/1/2007
Education
Meisner, AndyLabor; collective bargaining; contracts with third parties for noninstructional support services; remove from prohibited subjects of public school bargaining. Amends sec. 15 of 1947 PA 336 (MCL 423.215).
HB 4591 of 2007 (PA 144 of 2007)
Referred 4/25/2007
Education
Hopgood, Hoon-YungEducation; teachers; teacher certification fees; revise, require teacher certification database system, and implement fees for teacher college review. Amends secs. 1538 & 1539 of 1976 PA 451 (MCL 380.1538 & 380.1539) & adds secs. 1531h & 1538a.REPORTED FAVORABLY WITH RECOMMENDATION FOR REFERRAL TO COMMITTEE ON Appropriations
HB 4592 of 2007 (PA 63 of 2007)
Referred 5/24/2007
Education
Melton, TimEducation; intermediate school districts; study on consolidation of certain noninstructional services; require each intermediate school district to conduct and report on. Amends 1976 PA 451 (MCL 380.1 - 380.1852) by adding pt. 7B.REPORTED FAVORABLY WITHOUT AMENDMENT
HB 4593 of 2007
Referred 6/17/2008
Education
Melton, TimRetirement; public school employees; 6-year maximum employment after retirement; extend to 10 years. Amends sec. 61 of 1980 PA 300 (MCL 38.1361).
HB 4595 of 2007 (PA 42 of 2007)
Referred 4/26/2007
Education
Angerer, KathyHigher education; financial aid; eligibility for Michigan promise award; expand to include certain residents who graduated from out-of-state high schools and revise application deadline and disbursement schedule. Amends secs. 2, 4 & 8 of 2006 PA 479 (MCL 390.1622 et seq.).6/21/2007
REPORTED FAVORABLY WITHOUT AMENDMENT
HB 4661 of 2007 (PA 29 of 2007)
Referred 5/16/2007
Education
Lemmons, LaMarEducation; other; term as president and vice president of Detroit school board; clarify. Amends secs. 411a & 416 of 1976 PA 451 (MCL 380.411a & 380.416).REPORTED FAVORABLY WITHOUT AMENDMENT
HB 4796 of 2007
Referred 5/24/2007
Education
Ward, ChrisEducation; employees; salary cap for public school employees; provide for. Amends 1976 PA 451 (MCL 380.1 - 380.1852) by adding sec. 1245.
HB 4799 of 2007
Referred 5/29/2007
Education
Wenke, LorenceRetirement; public school employees; pension benefits for reemployment of retired public school employee; require to freeze during period of employment. Amends sec. 61 of 1980 PA 300 (MCL 38.1361). TIE BAR WITH: HB 4500'07DISCHARGE COMMITTEE APPROVED REFERRED TO COMMITTEE ON Education
HB 4886 of 2007
Referred 3/4/2008
Education
Clack, BrendaEducation; curricula; certain content requirements concerning African history curriculum in elementary grades in public schools; provide for. Amends 1976 PA 451 (MCL 380.1 - 380.1852) by adding sec. 1164.
HB 4902 of 2007 (PA 312 of 2008)
Referred 3/4/2008
Education
Nofs, MikeEducation; curricula; certain focus of instruction concerning African history; encourage for public schools that teach world history in middle school or high school. Amends 1976 PA 451 (MCL 380.1 - 380.1852) by adding sec. 1164b.12/2/2008
REPORTED FAVORABLY WITHOUT AMENDMENT
HB 4924 of 2007
Referred 7/17/2007
Education
Melton, TimEducation; school districts; operating a school or any educational program outside district boundaries; prohibit without written consent. Amends 1976 PA 451 (MCL 380.1 - 380.1852) by adding sec. 1259.
HB 4977 of 2007
Referred 12/2/2008
Education
Polidori, GinoRetirement; public school employees; public school employees called up for active duty; allow to count toward retirement. Amends sec. 73 of 1980 PA 300 (MCL 38.1373).
HB 5323 of 2007
Referred 6/12/2008
Education
Miller, FredEducation; special; restoration of authority over special education rules with the state board of education; provide for. Amends secs. 1701, 1702, 1703, 1704, 1711, 1741, 1751 & 1761 of 1976 PA 451 (MCL 380.1701 et seq.).
HB 5375 of 2007 (PA 550 of 2008)
Referred 1/9/2008
Education
Melton, TimHigher education; financial aid; Michigan promise zones; establish. Creates new act. TIE BAR WITH: SB 0861'076/4/2008
12/4/2008
DISCHARGE COMMITTEE APPROVED
HB 5411 of 2007
Referred 4/30/2008
Education
Steil, GlennEducation; discipline; notice of due process rights and policies relating to permanent expulsion; require. Amends 1976 PA 451 (MCL 380.1 - 380.1852) by adding sec. 1312a.11/12/2008
REPORTED FAVORABLY WITHOUT AMENDMENT
HB 5548 of 2007
Referred 6/28/2008
Education
Mayes, JeffEnergy; alternative sources; definition of renewable energy resources; clarify. Creates new act. TIE BAR WITH: HB 5383'07, HB 5384'07, HB 5520'07, HB 5521'07, HB 5522'07, HB 5523'07, HB 5524'07, HB 5549'07
HB 5765 of 2008
Referred 12/10/2008
Education
Scott, BettieEducation; school districts; number of pupils enrolled in school district to determine status as a first class school district; modify. Amends sec. 402 of 1976 PA 451 (MCL 380.402).
HB 5832 of 2008
Referred 4/30/2008
Education
Dean, RobertEducation; board members; board members to abstain from voting on an expulsion when a conflict of interest exists; require. Amends 1976 PA 451 (MCL 380.1 - 380.1852) by adding sec. 1312b.11/12/2008
REPORTED FAVORABLY WITHOUT AMENDMENT
HB 6247 of 2008
Referred 11/5/2008
Education
Hopgood, Hoon-YungEducation; curricula; mathematics graduation requirements and personal curriculum requirements; modify. Amends sec. 1278b of 1976 PA 451 (MCL 380.1278b).
HB 6365 of 2008 (PA 343 of 2008)
Referred 9/18/2008
Education
Gonzales, LeeEducation; school districts; competitive bidding threshold for food; modify for local school districts. Amends sec. 1274 of 1976 PA 451 (MCL 380.1274).REASSIGNED TO COMMITTEE ON Agriculture
HB 6366 of 2008 (PA 344 of 2008)
Referred 9/18/2008
Education
Hansen, GoeffEducation; intermediate school districts; competitive bidding threshold for food; modify for intermediate school districts. Amends sec. 623a of 1976 PA 451 (MCL 380.623a).REASSIGNED TO COMMITTEE ON Agriculture
HB 6650 of 2008
Referred 12/4/2008
Education
Melton, TimHigher education; financial aid; promise grant disbursements; allow student to assign proceeds to a local promise zone authority or community foundation under certain circumstances. Amends sec. 8 of 2006 PA 479 (MCL 390.1628). TIE BAR WITH: HB 5375'07
HCR 0054 of 2007
Referred 5/27/2008
Education
Valentine, MaryA concurrent resolution to memorialize the United States Congress to enact the Education Begins at Home Act.
SB 0011 of 2007
Referred 1/10/2007
Education
Brater, LizEducation; attendance; compulsory age for attendance; increase age to 18 and provide for certain alternative education options. Amends secs. 1561 & 1596 of 1976 PA 451 (MCL 380.1561 & 380.1596) & adds sec. 1591.
SB 0030 of 2007
Referred 1/24/2007
Education
Switalski, MichaelEducation; athletics; random steroid testing for high school athletes in state tournaments; require. Amends 1976 PA 451 (MCL 380.1 - 380.1852) by adding sec. 1290.
SB 0032 of 2007
Referred 1/24/2007
Education
Switalski, MichaelEducation; school districts; operating a school or any educational program outside district boundaries; prohibit without written consent. Amends 1976 PA 451 (MCL 380.1 - 380.1852) by adding sec. 1259.
SB 0036 of 2007
Referred 1/24/2007
Education
Switalski, MichaelEducation; school districts; policy regarding pupils with food allergies; require. Amends 1976 PA 451 (MCL 380.1 - 380.1852) by adding sec. 1180.
SB 0054 of 2007
Referred 1/24/2007
Education
Whitmer, GretchenEducation; financing; school district's use of sinking funds; expand to include purposes for which bonds may be used. Amends sec. 1212 of 1976 PA 451 (MCL 380.1212).3/22/2007
SB 0070 of 2007 (PA 0032 of 2007)
Referred 1/24/2007
Education
Cassis, NancyEducation; teachers; date for implementation of requirement for current teachers to receive certain training concerning reading problems; extend to July 1, 2009. Amends sec. 1531 of 1976 PA 451 (MCL 380.1531).REPORTED FAVORABLY WITH SUBSTITUTE S-1
SB 0100 of 2007
Referred 1/30/2007
Education
Garcia, ValdeEducation; curricula; character development program; require department to develop model and encourage public schools to provide. Amends 1976 PA 451 (MCL 380.1 - 380.1852) by adding sec. 1163.
SB 0101 of 2007
Referred 1/30/2007
Education
Garcia, ValdeEducation; curricula; basic finance course through Michigan virtual university; establish as an elective and require that pupils receive high school credit for passing course. Amends sec. 1481 of 1976 PA 451 (MCL 380.1481).
SB 0107 of 2007
Referred 1/30/2007
Education
Anderson, GlennEducation; discipline; policy prohibiting harassment and bullying at school; require. Amends 1976 PA 451 (MCL 380.1 - 380.1852) by adding sec. 1310b.
SB 0113 of 2007
Referred 1/30/2007
Education
Birkholz, PatriciaEducation; students; pledge of allegiance; require to be offered in public schools. Amends 1976 PA 451 (MCL 380.1 - 380.1852) by adding sec. 1304.
SB 0125 of 2007
Referred 1/31/2007
Education
Cherry, DeborahEducation; elementary; requirement for elementary students to participate in certain amount of physical activity per week; establish. Amends 1976 PA 451 (MCL 380.1 - 380.1852) by adding sec. 1505.
SB 0159 of 2007
Referred 2/6/2007
Education
Clark-Coleman, IrmaEducation; other; reduction of class size for K-3; require over 5-year period. Amends 1976 PA 451 (MCL 380.1 - 380.1852) by adding sec. 1290.
SB 0162 of 2007
Referred 2/6/2007
Education
Clark-Coleman, IrmaEducation; attendance; mandatory enrollment and full-day kindergarten; provide for. Amends secs. 1147 & 1561 of 1976 PA 451 (MCL 380.1147 & 380.1561).
SB 0179 of 2007
Referred 2/7/2007
Education
Garcia, ValdeRetirement; public school employees; amend section to conform with various revisions; provide for. Amends sec. 75 of 1980 PA 300 (MCL 38.1375). TIE BAR WITH: SB 0180'07
SB 0180 of 2007
Referred 2/7/2007
Education
Garcia, ValdeRetirement; public school employees; purchase of 5 years of service; require to have 10 years of service before employees can purchase. Amends secs. 69, 69c, 69f & 75 of 1980 PA 300 (MCL 38.1369 et seq.).
SB 0188 of 2007 (PA 0045 of 2007)
Referred 2/8/2007
Education
Van Woerkom, GeraldEducation; vocational; definition of vocational education and use of vocational education funds; revise, and allow certain acquisition of equipment. Amends secs. 3, 7, 623a, 681, 684 & 686 of 1976 PA 451 (MCL 380.3 et seq.).REPORTED FAVORABLY WITH SUBSTITUTE S-4
SB 0215 of 2007
Referred 2/20/2007
Education
Clark-Coleman, IrmaLabor; collective bargaining; collective bargaining rights for certain public school administrators; restore. Amends sec. 1 of 1947 PA 336 (MCL 423.201).
SB 0352 of 2007
Referred 3/15/2007
Education
Switalski, MichaelEducation; other; student publications; prohibit school officials from censoring and provide for policies regarding. Amends 1976 PA 451 (MCL 380.1 - 380.1852) by adding sec. 1315.
SB 0367 of 2007
Referred 3/21/2007
Education
Kuipers, WayneEducation; financing; ballot language for school district sinking funds; revise requirements for. Amends 1976 PA 451 (MCL 380.1 - 380.1852) by adding sec. 1212a.3/22/2007
SB 0403 of 2007 (PA 0141 of 2007)
Referred 4/18/2007
Education
Kuipers, WayneEducation; graduation requirements; high school personal curriculum requirements for transfer pupils; revise and eliminate requirement for department to develop certain assessments. Amends sec. 1278b of 1976 PA 451 (MCL 380.1278b).REPORTED FAVORABLY WITH SUBSTITUTE S-1
SB 0424 of 2007
Referred 4/24/2007
Education
Prusi, MichaelLabor; collective bargaining; contracts with third parties for noninstructional support services; remove from prohibited subjects of public school bargaining. Amends sec. 15 of 1947 PA 336 (MCL 423.215).
SB 0449 of 2007
Referred 4/26/2007
Education
Kahn, RogerTransportation; school vehicles; use of cellular telephone while operating a school bus; prohibit, and provide penalties. Amends 1990 PA 187 (MCL 257.1801 - 257.1877) by adding sec. 58.
SB 0456 of 2007
Referred 4/26/2007
Education
Richardville, RandyHigher education; financial aid; eligibility for Michigan promise award; expand to include certain residents who graduated from out-of-state high schools. Amends secs. 2, 4 & 8 of 2006 PA 479 (MCL 390.1622 et seq.).
SB 0474 of 2007
Referred 5/3/2007
Education
Cassis, NancyEducation; attendance; eligibility to start kindergarten; revise in school code. Amends sec. 1147 of 1976 PA 451 (MCL 380.1147). TIE BAR WITH: SB 0475'07
SB 0475 of 2007
Referred 5/3/2007
Education
Cassis, NancySchool aid; membership; beginning age to start school and be counted in membership; revise in school aid act. Amends sec. 6 of 1979 PA 94 (MCL 388.1606). TIE BAR WITH: SB 0474'07
SB 0482 of 2007 (PA 0517 of 2008)
Referred 5/8/2007
Education
Gleason, JohnHigher education; financial aid; qualifying score in social studies assessment test results; add as eligibility requirement for Michigan promise grant. Amends secs. 2 & 4 of 2006 PA 479 (MCL 390.1622 & 390.1624).REPORTED FAVORABLY WITH SUBSTITUTE S-1
SB 0488 of 2007
Referred 5/9/2007
Education
Jacobs, GildaEducation; attendance; local truancy policies; require adoption and implementation by schools and prosecutors. Amends sec. 1599 of 1976 PA 451 (MCL 380.1599) & adds sec. 1590.
SB 0489 of 2007
Referred 5/9/2007
Education
Jacobs, GildaJuveniles; other; procedure in family division of circuit court for truant juveniles; revise, and give court jurisdiction over parents and guardians of truants. Amends secs. 2, 6, 6a & 11, ch. XIIA of 1939 PA 288 (MCL 712A.2 et seq.) & adds secs. 11a & 17e to ch. XIIA. TIE BAR WITH: SB 0488'07, SB 0490'07
SB 0490 of 2007
Referred 5/9/2007
Education
Jacobs, GildaTraffic control; driver license; certain attendance requirements to maintain driver license; clarify. Amends secs. 303 & 319 of 1949 PA 300 (MCL 257.303 & 257.319). TIE BAR WITH: SB 0488'07, SB 0489'07
SB 0500 of 2007
Referred 5/15/2007
Education
Thomas, SamuelEducation; financing; bid process for contracting services; provide for. Amends sec. 1274 of 1976 PA 451 (MCL 380.1274).
SB 0508 of 2007
Referred 5/17/2007
Education
Cherry, DeborahEducation; curricula; minimum amounts of physical and health education; require. Amends sec. 1502 of 1976 PA 451 (MCL 380.1502).
SB 0546 of 2007 (PA 0110 of 2007)
Referred 5/25/2007
Education
Kuipers, WayneRetirement; public school employees; provision of health benefits for certain retirants and beneficiaries; revise. Amends sec. 91 of 1980 PA 300 (MCL 38.1391). TIE BAR WITH: HB 5194'07, HB 5198'07REPORTED FAVORABLY WITHOUT AMENDMENT
SB 0547 of 2007 (PA 0111 of 2007)
Referred 5/25/2007
Education
Kuipers, WayneRetirement; public school employees; member investment plan contributions; increase for certain members and only allow purchase of service credit under certain circumstances. Amends sec. 43a of 1980 PA 300 (MCL 38.1343a) & adds sec. 60. TIE BAR WITH: HB 5194'07, HB 5198'07REPORTED FAVORABLY WITH SUBSTITUTE S-1
SB 0548 of 2007
Referred 5/25/2007
Education
Kuipers, WayneEducation; public school academies; certain university authorized public school academy high schools; exempt from cap. Amends sec. 502 of 1976 PA 451 (MCL 380.502).
SB 0549 of 2007 (PA 0101 of 2007)
Referred 5/25/2007
Education
Jelinek, RonEducation; calendar; requirement for common school calendar within intermediate school districts; provide for. Amends 1976 PA 451 (MCL 380.1 - 380.1852) by adding sec. 1284a. TIE BAR WITH: HB 5194'07, HB 5198'076/21/2007
REPORTED FAVORABLY WITH SUBSTITUTE S-2
SB 0569 of 2007
Referred 6/6/2007
Education
Cassis, NancyEducation; reports; reporting and public disclosure of school district's 10 highest paid employees; require. Amends sec. 620 of 1976 PA 451 (MCL 380.620) & adds sec. 1250a.
SB 0570 of 2007
Referred 6/6/2007
Education
Brown, CameronHigher education; financial aid; eligibility to receive Michigan promise grant; expand to include residents who graduated from out-of-state high schools. Amends sec. 2 of 2006 PA 479 (MCL 390.1622).6/21/2007
REPORTED FAVORABLY WITHOUT AMENDMENT
SB 0571 of 2007 (PA 0138 of 2007)
Referred 6/7/2007
Education
Kuipers, WayneEducation; discipline; application of mandatory expulsion provisions to special education students; clarify relationship with federal law. Amends secs. 1311 & 1311a of 1976 PA 451 (MCL 380.1311 & 380.1311a).REPORTED FAVORABLY WITHOUT AMENDMENT
SB 0575 of 2007
Referred 6/7/2007
Education
Basham, RaymondTransportation; school vehicles; local school district authority to determine location and number of school bus stops within a manufactured housing park; allow. Amends sec. 9 of 1990 PA 187 (MCL 257.1809).
SB 0582 of 2007
Referred 6/12/2007
Education
Switalski, MichaelEducation; examinations; MEAP test; replace with nationally recognized, commercially available assessment instruments. Amends sec. 1280b of 1976 PA 451 (MCL 380.1280b); adds sec. 1280c & repeals 1970 PA 38 (MCL 388.1081 - 388.1086).
SB 0600 of 2007
Referred 6/20/2007
Education
Brown, CameronHigher education; financial aid; Michigan promise award; revise application deadline and payment schedule. Amends secs. 4 & 8 of 2006 PA 479 (MCL 390.1624 & 390.1628).6/21/2007
REPORTED FAVORABLY WITHOUT AMENDMENT
SB 0646 of 2007
Referred 7/24/2007
Education
Cherry, DeborahHigher education; financial aid; eligibility criteria for Michigan promise grant; modify. Amends sec. 4 of 2006 PA 479 (MCL 390.1624).
SB 0663 of 2007
Referred 7/26/2007
Education
Gleason, JohnElections; scheduling; school board elections; require to be held in November. Amends secs. 302 & 644g of 1954 PA 116 (MCL 168.302 & 168.644g) & adds sec. 642c.
SB 0664 of 2007
Referred 7/26/2007
Education
Gleason, JohnElections; school; technical amendments to revised school code concerning school board elections; provide for. Amends secs. 4, 5 & 614 of 1976 PA 451 (MCL 380.4 et seq.).
SB 0673 of 2007
Referred 8/1/2007
Education
Hardiman, BillEducation; school districts; requirements for establishment of single-gender schools; revise. Amends sec. 1146 of 1976 PA 451 (MCL 380.1146).
SB 0694 of 2007
Referred 8/30/2007
Education
Thomas, SamuelEducation; curricula; certain content requirements concerning African history curriculum in elementary grades in public schools; provide for. Amends 1976 PA 451 (MCL 380.1 - 380.1852) by adding sec. 1164.
SB 0701 of 2007
Referred 9/4/2007
Education
Jelinek, RonPublic employees and officers; ethics; school board member volunteer service in school district; allow under certain conditions. Amends sec. 3 of 1978 PA 566 (MCL 15.183).
SB 0719 of 2007
Referred 9/4/2007
Education
Garcia, ValdeEducation; attendance; parent requests for classroom assignment of multiple birth siblings; require public schools to comply with. Amends 1976 PA 451 (MCL 380.1 - 380.1852) by adding sec. 1147a.
SB 0730 of 2007 (PA 0001 of 2008)
Referred 9/5/2007
Education
Gleason, JohnEducation; other; references to "handicapped person" in school code; revise to "student with a disability", allow for transfer of public school academy assets and pupils to another public school, and revise effective date for school district consolidations. Amends secs. 4, 6, 504, 605, 701, 859, 861, 1296, 1311, 1311g, 1321, 1701, 1701a, 1711, 1723, 1724, 1751, 1752, 1756, 1757 & 1761 of 1976 PA 451 (MCL 380.4 et seq.); adds sec. 504c & repeals sec. 504c of 1976 PA 451 (MCL 380.504c).REPORTED FAVORABLY WITH SUBSTITUTE S-1
SB 0805 of 2007
Referred 9/24/2007
Education
Switalski, MichaelEducation; examinations; components of Michigan merit examination; revise in school code. Amends sec. 1279g of 1976 PA 451 (MCL 380.1279g).
SB 0807 of 2007
Referred 9/24/2007
Education
Jelinek, RonEducation; examinations; ACT writing test component of Michigan merit examination; make optional and provide that pupil is responsible for cost of. Amends sec. 1279g of 1976 PA 451 (MCL 380.1279g).
SB 0809 of 2007
Referred 9/24/2007
Education
Jelinek, RonEducation; examinations; social studies as part of MEAP program; eliminate. Amends sec. 1 of 1970 PA 38 (MCL 388.1081).
SB 0810 of 2007
Referred 9/24/2007
Education
Switalski, MichaelEducation; examinations; social studies component of Michigan merit exam; eliminate in school code. Amends sec. 1279g of 1976 PA 451 (MCL 380.1279g).
SB 0812 of 2007
Referred 9/24/2007
Education
Jelinek, RonEducation; examinations; requirement for state to develop end of course examinations for high school curriculum; eliminate. Amends secs. 1278a & 1278b of 1976 PA 451 (MCL 380.1278a & 380.1278b).
SB 0813 of 2007
Referred 9/24/2007
Education
Switalski, MichaelEducation; examinations; pupil to pay fee for any repeat of Michigan merit examination; provide for. Amends sec. 1279g of 1976 PA 451 (MCL 380.1279g).
SB 0834 of 2007 (PA 316 of 2008)
Referred 10/17/2007
Education
Switalski, MichaelEducation; curricula; financial literacy course as a permissible mathematics course under Michigan merit standard for high school graduation; provide for, and allow algebra II to be taken over 2 years for 2 credits. Amends sec. 1278a of 1976 PA 451 (MCL 380.1278a).REPORTED FAVORABLY WITHOUT AMENDMENT
SB 0836 of 2007 (PA 0219 of 2008)
Referred 10/18/2007
Education
Van Woerkom, GeraldSchool aid; other; certain requirements for qualifying for state aid for certain shared time instruction between public schools and private schools; revise. Amends sec. 166b of 1979 PA 94 (MCL 388.1766b).REPORTED FAVORABLY WITH SUBSTITUTE S-1
SB 0842 of 2007
Referred 10/24/2007
Education
Kuipers, WayneEducation; students; demonstration of basic literacy skills; require for promotion to fourth grade. Amends sec. 1280b of 1976 PA 451 (MCL 380.1280b) & adds sec. 1283. TIE BAR WITH: SB 1275'0810/25/2007
11/1/2007
5/1/2008
5/8/2008
5/15/2008
REPORTED FAVORABLY WITH SUBSTITUTE S-3
SB 0861 of 2007 (PA 0549 of 2008)
Referred 10/29/2007
Education
Van Woerkom, GeraldHigher education; financial aid; Michigan promise zone authority; establish. Creates new act. TIE BAR WITH: HB 5375'076/4/2008
12/4/2008
REPORTED FAVORABLY WITH SUBSTITUTE S-2
SB 1006 of 2008
Referred 1/9/2008
Education
Olshove, DennisEducation; public school academies; relocation; require new contract for. Amends sec. 504 of 1976 PA 451 (MCL 380.504).
SB 1013 of 2008
Referred 1/16/2008
Education
Kuipers, WayneEducation; other; penalties for failure to achieve adequate yearly progress; provide for. Amends sec. 1280 of 1976 PA 451 (MCL 380.1280).5/1/2008
5/8/2008
5/15/2008
11/12/2008
REPORTED FAVORABLY WITH SUBSTITUTE S-2
SB 1021 of 2008
Referred 1/22/2008
Education
Olshove, DennisEducation; facilities; school building site approval by local unit of government; require, and prescribe criteria for site plan approval by superintendent of public instruction. Amends sec. 1263 of 1976 PA 451 (MCL 380.1263).
SB 1039 of 2008 (PA 0582 of 2008)
Referred 1/22/2008
Education
Cassis, NancyEducation; intermediate school districts; early intervening model programs; authorize intermediate school districts to develop. Amends 1976 PA 451 (MCL 380.1 - 380.1852) by adding sec. 641.REPORTED FAVORABLY WITH SUBSTITUTE S-2
SB 1090 of 2008
Referred 2/13/2008
Education
Cherry, DeborahFire; other; university fire safety inspections; clarify standards. Amends sec. 19 of 1941 PA 207 (MCL 29.19).
SB 1252 of 2008 (PA 0583 of 2008)
Referred 4/15/2008
Education
Gleason, JohnEducation; employees; transfer of background checks on substitute bus drivers; allow. Amends secs. 1230, 1230a & 1230g of 1976 PA 451 (MCL 380.1230 et seq.).6/11/2008
REPORTED FAVORABLY WITHOUT AMENDMENT
SB 1275 of 2008
Referred 4/24/2008
Education
Kuipers, WayneSchool aid; other; certain districts to provide supplemental literacy programs funded from school aid; require in order to receive full foundation allowance. Amends sec. 22b of 1979 PA 94 (MCL 388.1622b) & adds sec. 42. TIE BAR WITH: SB 0842'075/1/2008
5/8/2008
5/15/2008
5/28/2008
DISCHARGE COMMITTEE APPROVED
SB 1329 of 2008
Referred 5/20/2008
Education
Switalski, MichaelHigher education; community colleges; granting of baccalaureate degrees in applied technical fields; allow. Amends secs. 105 & 121 of 1966 PA 331 (MCL 389.105 & 389.121).
SB 1332 of 2008
Referred 5/27/2008
Education
Kahn, RogerVehicles; driver training; driver training to be provided by parents and guardians; allow, and establish procedures and requirements. Amends secs. 306, 310e & 811 of 1949 PA 300 (MCL 257.306 et seq.) & adds sec. 310f.
SB 1333 of 2008
Referred 5/27/2008
Education
Kahn, RogerEducation; curricula; model firefighter training program for high school pupils; provide for and encourage implementation of. Amends 1976 PA 451 (MCL 380.1 - 380.1852) by adding sec. 1164.
SB 1349 of 2008
Referred 5/28/2008
Education
Kuipers, WayneCriminal procedure; sentencing guidelines; sentencing guidelines for crime of failure of employee of Michigan schools for the deaf and blind to report charge or conviction; enact. Amends sec. 13p, ch. XVII of 1927 PA 175 (MCL 777.13p). TIE BAR WITH: SB 1350'086/11/2008
REPORTED FAVORABLY WITHOUT AMENDMENT
SB 1350 of 2008
Referred 5/28/2008
Education
Whitmer, GretchenEducation; employees; criminal background checks and disclosure of convictions for employees at the Michigan school for the deaf and blind; require. Creates new act.6/11/2008
REPORTED FAVORABLY WITHOUT AMENDMENT
SB 1361 of 2008
Referred 6/3/2008
Education
Hardiman, BillEducation; curricula; academic freedom to teach evidence regarding controversial scientific subjects; allow. Amends 1976 PA 451 (MCL 380.1 - 380.1852) by adding sec. 1292.
SB 1384 of 2008
Referred 6/17/2008
Education
Kahn, RogerRetirement; public school employees; retirement allowance for member on disability who subsequently retires; adjust. Amends 1980 PA 300 (MCL 38.1301 - 38.1408) by adding sec. 104b.
SB 1417 of 2008
Referred 6/26/2008
Education
Pappageorge, JohnEducation; curricula; internet safety instruction in schools; require. Amends 1976 PA 451 (MCL 380.1 - 380.1852) by adding sec. 1163.
SB 1437 of 2008
Referred 6/27/2008
Education
Jacobs, GildaConstruction; equipment; playground equipment safety act; expand to include flagpoles. Amends secs. 2 & 6 of 1997 PA 16 (MCL 408.682 & 408.686).
SB 1450 of 2008
Referred 7/24/2008
Education
Kuipers, WayneHigher education; community colleges; removal of community college employees from school retirement system; provide for. Amends secs. 6 & 7 of 1980 PA 300 (MCL 38.1306 & 38.1307).9/17/2008
9/24/2008
REPORTED FAVORABLY WITH SUBSTITUTE S-1 REPORTED FAVORABLY WITH SUBSTITUTE S-1
SB 1516 of 2008
Referred 9/18/2008
Education
Birkholz, PatriciaEducation; financing; investment in certain certificates of deposit; authorize. Amends secs. 622 & 1223 of 1976 PA 451 (MCL 380.622 & 380.1223).REASSIGNED TO COMMITTEE ON Banking and Financial Institutions
SB 1566 of 2008
Referred 11/5/2008
Education
Brown, CameronElections; school; canvass of school district elections when school district lies in more than 1 county; amend. Amends secs. 24a & 307 of 1954 PA 116 (MCL 168.24a & 168.307).
SB 1673 of 2008
Referred 12/10/2008
Education
Bishop, MichaelLabor; public service employment; changes in provisions concerning teacher strikes; provide for. Amends secs. 2a & 6 of 1947 PA 336 (MCL 423.202a & 423.206). TIE BAR WITH: HB 6591'08
SCR 0002 of 2007
Referred 1/25/2007
Education
Cherry, DeborahA concurrent resolution to urge Michigan's public colleges and universities to make available to each Michigan high school information on the number of students who graduated from that high school who are taking remedial mathematics or English courses.
SR 0025 of 2007
Referred 3/15/2007
Education
Allen, JasonA resolution commemorating Hidden Michigan as an official children's book of the state of Michigan. 3/22/2007
REPORTED FAVORABLY WITH SUBSTITUTE S-1
SR 0027 of 2007
Referred 3/20/2007
Education
Birkholz, PatriciaA resolution to memorialize the Congress of the United States to invest in Head Start and quality child care. 3/22/2007
REPORTED FAVORABLY WITHOUT AMENDMENT
SR 0044 of 2007
Referred 4/24/2007
Education
Anderson, GlennA resolution to memorialize the Congress of the United States to advance legislation to address the problem of bullying in schools through the reauthorization of the No Child Left Behind Act, by amending the Safe and Drug-Free Schools Act.
SR 0163 of 2008
Referred 3/25/2008
Education
Hunter, TupacA resolution to memorialize the Congress of the United States to enact the Teacher Education for Autistic Children Act.
SR 0168 of 2008
Referred 3/27/2008
Education
Kuipers, WayneA resolution to encourage school districts to adopt and implement character education programs that address the causes of and remedies to bullying.
SR 0207 of 2008
Referred 6/19/2008
Education
Cherry, DeborahA resolution to memorialize the United States Congress to enact the Keeping Parents and Communities Engaged (Keeping PACE) Act.
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