COMMITTEE:    Education 

TIME & DATE:  9:00 AM, Tuesday, April 19, 2011 

PLACE:        E1.028 (Hearing Room) 
CHAIR:        Senator Florence Shapiro 



SB 736        Hinojosa
Relating to membership and duties of local school health advisory councils.

SB 1533       Hinojosa
Relating to restrictions on school districts making available to students food containing industrially produced trans fat.

SB 1871       Davis                  
Relating to a contracted services program for certain students with pervasive developmental disorder or intellectual disability.

Pending Bills:


SB 35         Zaffirini              
Relating to transition and employment services for public school students enrolled in special education programs.

SB 346        Gallegos               
Relating to the curriculum that must be provided by a disciplinary alternative education program.

SB 738        Shapiro                
Relating to alternative methods of operating public schools.

SB 1328       Watson                 
Relating to optional dispute resolution methods for school districts and parents of students seeking or receiving special education services.

SB 1483       Shapiro                
Relating to the state virtual school network and virtual high schools.

SB 1543       Wentworth              
Relating to the authority of independent school districts to invest in corporate bonds.



Bills added after last posting:

SB 736


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