COMMITTEE:    Education 

TIME & DATE:  9:00 AM, Tuesday, May 19, 2015 

PLACE:        E1.028 (Hearing Room) 
CHAIR:        Senator Larry Taylor 



HB 767        Smith | et al.          SP: Hinojosa
Relating to cardiac assessments of participants in extracurricular athletic activities sponsored or sanctioned by the University Interscholastic League.

HB 771        Deshotel                SP: Creighton
Relating to funding for the Texas Academy of Leadership in the Humanities.

HB 1170       Farney | et al.         SP: Lucio
Relating to the applicability to open-enrollment charter schools of certain laws regarding local governments and political subdivisions.

HB 1474       VanDeaver | et al.      SP: Eltife
Relating to the placement of money in the state instructional materials fund and payment of the instructional materials allotment.

HB 1559       Parker | et al.         SP: Taylor, Larry
Relating to public school Internet website information concerning local programs and services available to assist homeless students.

HB 1706       VanDeaver | et al.      SP: Burton
Relating to reducing paperwork and duplicate reports required of a school district.

HB 1786       Dutton                  SP: Campbell
Relating to the transfer of driver and traffic safety education from the Texas Education Agency and the Department of Public Safety to the Texas Department of Licensing and Regulation; changing the amounts of certain fees; amending a provision subject to a criminal penalty.

HB 2349       Aycock                  SP: Kolkhorst
Relating to public school assessment, performance standards, and course requirements.

HB 2610       King, Ken | et al.      SP: Taylor, Larry
Relating to the minimum number of minutes of instruction for students to be provided by public school districts and the scheduling of the last day of school for students by public school districts.

HB 2660       Howard | et al.         SP: Watson
Relating to Foundation School Program funding for students enrolled in an optional flexible school day program.

HB 3106       Huberty | et al.        SP: Creighton
Relating to the period of time allowed for appointment of a board of managers for a school district.



Bills added after last posting:

HB 1170

HB 3106


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