COMMITTEE:   Public Education 

TIME & DATE: 8:00 AM, Tuesday, April 14, 2015 

PLACE:       E2.036 
CHAIR:       Rep. Jimmie Don Aycock 


HB 18         Aycock
Relating to college and career readiness training for certain public school counselors.

HB 1135       Muñoz, Jr.             
Relating to a transportation allotment for a school district transporting students to dual credit courses.

HB 1434       McClendon | et al.     
Relating to the assignment of certain behavioral health professionals and school counselors to a public school campus.

HB 1536       Dutton | et al.        
Relating to state interventions and sanctions against public school  campuses with unacceptable performance and the establishment of the Texas Opportunity School District.

HB 1759       Aycock | et al.        
Relating to the public school finance system.

HB 1891       Rodriguez, Eddie | et al.   
Relating to community schools.

HB 1892       Rodriguez, Eddie | et al.   
Relating to the establishment of a community school grant program.

HB 2186       Cook                   
Relating to suicide prevention training for certain educators and other employees of a school district.

HB 2224       Deshotel               
Relating to leadership development of public school administrators.

HB 2293       Darby                  
Relating to the certification by the comptroller to the commissioner of education of the taxable value of property in each school district.

HB 2323       Blanco                 
Relating to mandatory spinal screenings for children in certain grades attending public or private schools.

HB 2449       Turner, Sylvester      
Relating to public education and public school finance matters.

HB 2451       Huberty                
Relating to the use by a school district of certain undesignated funds in the district's general fund.

HB 2804       Aycock                 
Relating to assessment of public school students and evaluation of public school performance.

HB 2812       Springer               
Relating to the limit on junior college courses that a high school student may enroll in for dual credit.

HB 2847       Crownover | et al.     
Relating to policies and training regarding the use of epinephrine auto-injectors by school districts and open-enrollment charter schools; providing immunity.

HB 3106       Huberty                
Relating to the period of time allowed for appointment of a board of managers for a school district.

HB 3562       Thompson, Senfronia    
Relating to the adoption of a policy allowing a grace period after the exhaustion of the balance of a meal card or account used by students to purchase meals in public schools.

The order in which bills are heard is at the discretion of the chair.


Witnesses testifying on, for, or against House Bill 1759 are encouraged to bring written suggestions for the bill.


Public testimony may be limited to two (2) minutes.





Bills deleted after last posting:

HB 1475


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