|AZ||Signed into law 05/2013||P-12||Continues Board of Directors, Arizona State Schools for the Deaf and Blind|
Continues the Board of Directors (Board) of the Arizona State Schools for the Deaf and
Blind (ASDB) for 10 years.
|IA||Signed into law 05/2013||P-12||Term for Student Board Member, State Board|
HF 454 - Student Board Member
Amends term for non-voting students appointed by the governor to the state board. If in grade 11, term is one year. For students in grade te...
|MT||Vetoed 04/2013||P-12||Processes for Changes to Any Accreditation Standard|
SB 302 requires the Board of Public Education (BPE), prior to adoption or amendment of any accreditation standard, to submit proposals to th...
|AZ||Signed into law 04/2013||P-12||ELL Task Force Replacement|
Repeals certain assessments and repeals the Arizona English Language Learners Task
Force (ELL Task Force) and transfers its authority, power...
|ND||Signed into law 04/2013||P-12||District Reorganization|
Amends provisions related to per diem payments for the state board of public school education. Amends details of school district annexation,...
|UT||Signed into law 03/2013||P-12||Vice-Chairs on State Board of Education|
Authorizes the state board to elect up to three-vice chairs (currently one vice-chair) annually. http://le.utah.gov/~2013/bills/hbillenr/HB0...
|DC||Transmitted to Congress 03/2013||P-12||State Board Personnel Authority|
Grants the State Board of Education personnel authority and the authority to appoint up to 3 employee and make it responsible for administra...
|NM||Signed into law 03/2013||P-12||: Childhood Development Services Procurement|
Exempts procurement by or through the children, youth and families department of pre-kindergarten services purchased
pursuant to the pre-kin...
|WY||Signed into law 01/2013||P-12||Education-state administration.|
Establishes the position of director of the department of education by statute. Enumerates director's duties. Transfers duties from the stat...
|CA||Signed into law 09/2012||P-12||Indirect Cost Rates|
From bill summary: Requires, until January 1, 2016, the department of education, and any other state agency that administers a grant or allo...
|IL||Signed into law 08/2012||P-12|
|Financial Reporting by State Agencies, Including Postsecondary Institutions|
Establishes the Financial Reporting Standards Board Act. Includes in definition of "agencies" all departments, officers, commissions, boards...
|OH||Signed into law 06/2012||P-12||State Board Meetings|
S.B. 316 - State Board Meetings
Repeals provisions directing the state board to hold regular meetings once every three months. Replaces with provisions directing the state ...
|RI||Signed into law 06/2012||P-12||Student Member of Board of Regents for Elementary and Secondary Education|
H.B. 8257 (S.B. 2447)
Authorizes the addition of a nonvoting ex-officio student representative member to the Rhode Island board of regents for elementary and seco...
|HI||Adopted 06/2012||P-12||Review and Evaluate Compliance with Act 51|
Requests the board of education and department of education to review and evaluate compliance with the reinventing education act of 2004, a....
|HI||Signed into law 06/2012||P-12||Revision of Certain Education Code Provisions|
S.B. 2540 - Revision of Certain Education Code Provisions
From bill preface material: The recent change in educational governance from an elected school board to a gubernatorally-appointed provides ...
|RI||Signed into law 06/2012||P-12|
|Governance of Education|
H.B. 7323A - Streamlining Governance Section
The budget bill includes provision for a process of streamlining the work of the Board of Governors for Higher Education and the Board of Re...
|LA||Signed into law 06/2012||P-12||Ethics Education for Statewide Candidates for Elected Office|
Requires a candidate for statewide elective office or state legislator to obtain at least one hour of ethics education and training in the s...
|LA||Adopted 06/2012||P-12||Reporting on Implementation of Certain Education Reform Measures|
Urges and requests the state superintendent of education or the state board of elementary and secondary education, as appropriate, to report...
|LA||Passed 06/2012||P-12||Sexual Harassment Training for Public Agency Employees|
Authorizes and directs public agencies to provide in-service education and training on sexual harassment for its public servants. http://www...
|MS||Signed into law 05/2012||P-12||School District Procurement Efficiency Commission|
Establishes a commission on school district efficiency within the state department of education and requires annual reports to the governor ...
|GA||Vetoed 05/2012||P-12||State School Superintendent Authority to Employ and Dismiss Employees|
Provides that the state school superintendent has the authority to employ and dismiss employees. Revises a provision relating to contracting...
|VT||Signed into law 05/2012||P-12||Establishes Secretary of Education, Amends State Board|
Effective January 1, 2013 (with board staff, board duties and secretary's duties effective 4/01/2013), creates an agency and a secretary of ...
|GA||Signed into law 05/2012||P-12|
Directs the governor, in making his/her budget report, and budget units in preparing their estimates, to use zero-base budgeting, beginning ...
|GA||Signed into law 05/2012||P-12||Ten-Year Projection of Costs in Certain Fiscal Notes|
To amend Code Section 28-5-42 of the Official Code of Georgia Annotated, relating to introduction of bills having significant impact upon an...
|HI||Signed into law 04/2012||P-12||Hawaii State Public Library System|
Clarifies that the transfer of the intent of Act 51 by amending section 46 of Act 51, Session Laws of Hawaii 2004, to confirm that all perso...
|GA||Signed into law 04/2012||P-12||Powers of State Board|
H.B. 706 - Powers of State Board
Repeals provision that authorized the state board, after a reasonable attempt at consultation with the state superintendent, to organize and...
|GA||Signed into law 04/2012||P-12||Education Research|
H.B. 706 - Education Research
Repeals Section 20-2-254, which authorized the state board to engage in or otherwise provide for educational research. Page 6 of 11: http://...
|VA||Signed into law 04/2012||P-12||Open Education Curriculum Board; Alters Function from a Policy Board to an Advisory Board|
Alters the function of the Open Education Curriculum Board from a policy board to an advisory board. In its new role, the Open Education Cur...
|VA||Signed into law 04/2012||P-12||Governor's Reorganization of Executive Branch of State Government|
Reorganizes the executive branch of state government and certain local transportation entities including:
Eliminates the Child Day-Care Co...
|ID||Signed into law 04/2012||P-12||Full Time Equivalent Positions|
Limits the number of full-time equivalent positions to 23.75 and provides guidance for employee compensation and benefits.
|VA||Signed into law 03/2012||P-12||Establishes an Innovation Technical Advisory Committee|
The Department of Education may establish an Innovation Technical Advisory Group, comprised of individuals with experience in the establishm...
|OR||Signed into law 03/2012||P-12|
|Education System Oversight|
Provides that for the purpose of furthering the mission of the Oregon Education Investment Board to oversee a unified public education syste...
|IL||Signed into law 11/2011||P-12||Regional Offices, Regional Superintendents, Regional Assistant Superintendents|
Permits payments into the Personal Property Tax Replacement Fund to be distributed to regional offices and officials for fiscal year 2012. P...
|CA||Signed into law 09/2011||P-12||Duties of Secretary of Education and State Board President|
S.B. 942 - Duties of Secretary of Education
From bill summary: Eliminates the secretary of education's duties with regard to specified programs, including, among others, the Child Care...
|CA||Signed into law 09/2011||P-12||Office of the Governor|
S.B. 940 - Office of the Governor
From bill summary: Requires reports submitted to the Legislature by the University of California, the California State University, the Offic...
|DE||Signed into law 07/2011||P-12||Child Care Provider Advisory Board|
Establishes a Provider Advisory Board which shall serve in an advisory capacity to the Office of Child Care Licensing with regard to adoptin...
|MN||Signed into law 07/2011||P-12||Integration Revenue Replacement Advisory Task Force|
(a) Directs the education commissioner to convene a 12-member advisory task force to develop recommendations for repurposing integration rev...
|TX||Signed into law 07/2011||P-12|
|Staet Suplus or Salvage Property|
Amends various provisions regarding the disposal of state surplus or salvage property. Requires a state agency that determines it has surplu...
|DE||Signed into law 07/2011||P-12||Data Collection and Usage by the Department of Education|
Provides that the Department of Education may conduct audits and evaluations, including studies for improving instruction and complying with...
|OH||Signed into law 06/2011||P-12|
|Lobbyists for State Agencies and Postsecondary Institutions|
H.B. 153 - Lobbyists for State Agencies and Postsecondary Institutions
Prohibits a state agency or state institution of higher education from entering into a contract with a lobbyist for more than $50,000 in a c...
|OH||Signed into law 06/2011||P-12||Exams for Classified Service|
H.B. 153 - Exams for Classified Service
Requires an exam to be administered when a position in the classified service of the state is to be filled (provides exceptions). Authorizes...
|OH||Signed into law 06/2011||P-12||Agency Purchases|
H.B. 153 - Agency Purchases
Provides that upon the request of a state agency or the director of budget and management, the agency's controlling board may approve a purc...
|OH||Signed into law 06/2011||P-12||Use of Volunteers at DOE|
H.B. 153 - Use of Volunteers at DOE
Permits the department of education to utilize the services of volunteers to accomplish any of the purposes of the department. Directs the s...
|DE||Signed into law 06/2011||P-12||Contract Nonrenewal Procedures for Department of Education Employees|
Amends the contract nonrenewal procedures and hearing procedures for Department of Education employees. Imposes a time limitation on employe...
|LA||Adopted 06/2011||P-12||Study of State Superintendent Selection|
Urges and requests the State Board of Elementary and Secondary Education to develop a process by which to select a state superintendent of e...
|TN||Signed into law 06/2011||P-12||Department of Education|
Extends the Sunset Law termination date for the department of education to June 30, 2013; requires the division of audit in the comptroller'...
|TX||Signed into law 06/2011||P-12||Membership of Commissioner of Education and TEA on Committees, Task Forces, etc.|
From fiscal analysis: Amends a number of statutory provisions relating to membership of the commissioner of education and the Texas Educatio...
|NC||Veto overridden: legislature has overridden governor's veto 06/2011||P-12||Single Department to Support Agency Operations|
H.B. 200 - Single Department to Support Agency Operations
Directs the Joint Legislative Commission on Governmental Operations to study the feasibility of creating a single department to support stat...
|NC||Veto overridden: legislature has overridden governor's veto 06/2011||P-12||Department of Public Instruction Reorganization|
H.B. 200 - Department of Public Instruction Reorganization
Permits the department of Public Instruction, after consultation with the Office of State Budget and Management and the Fiscal Research Divi...
|FL||Signed into law 06/2011||P-12||Creation and Transfer of Various State Agencies|
Creates the Department of Economic Opportunity. Transfers the functions and trust funds of the Agency for Workforce Innovation to other agen...
|DE||Signed into law 06/2011||P-12||Board of Education Meetings Digitally Recorded|
Requires that all public meetings of the State Board of Education be digitally recorded and made available to the public on the Department o...
|HI||Adopted 06/2011||P-12||Review of State Board Bylaws and Policies|
Requests that the board of education undertake a two-year review of its bylaws and policies, as well as applicable sections of state statute...
|NC||Signed into law 06/2011||P-12||Reduction of State Government|
Reduces the number of boards and commissions. Repeals: The Taskforce of School Based Management; The Taskforce on the Coordination of Childr...
|OK||Signed into law 05/2011||P-12||Oklahoma Innovation, Efficiency and Accountability Act of 2011|
Multiple sections, including one new section that establishes the "State Government Conferences Web-based Transparency pilot program". Requi...
|MD||Signed into law 05/2011||P-12||Requires Posting of Various Paths Leading to Teacher Certification and Tenure|
Requires the state Department of Education to develop an informational form that lists and explains the various paths that can be taken in o...
|OK||Signed into law 05/2011||P-12||State Board of Education Appointments|
Requires that upon assuming office, the governor must appoint one member from each congressional district and one member from the state at-l...
|OK||Signed into law 05/2011||P-12|
|P-20 Council Task Force|
Creates until November 1, 2011, the P-20 Council Task Force. The 9- member task force must study the feasibility, value and structure of a P...
|MS||Signed into law 04/2011||P-12||Mental Health and Teacher Shortage Committees|
Creates the Joint Legislative and Paraprofessional Education and Mental Health Study Committee to examine, make recommendations and assist i...
|OK||Signed into law 04/2011||P-12||Removes State Board as Governing Body for State Department|
Expands the authority of state superintendent of public instruction to have control of and direct the State Department of Education. Modifi...
|AK||Signed into law 04/2011||P-12||Education Board Annual Report|
S.B. 1 - State Board Reporting to Legislature
Requires that the board present an annual report not later than the 30th legislative day of each regular session that describes the efforts ...
|TN||Signed into law 03/2011||P-12||State Board Scheduled to Terminate (Sunset) June 30, 2013|
Extends the termination date for the state board of education to June 30, 2013, and directs the division of state audit in the office of the...
|HI||Signed into law 03/2011||P-12||Gubernatorial Appointment of State Board Members|
Implements the constitutional amendments to article X, section 2, of the Hawaii State Constitution that were adopted by the legislature and ...
|HI||Approved by voters 11/2010||P-12||Appointed Board of Education|
Proposes an amendment to the state constitution to direct the governor to nominate and, by and with the advice and consent of the senate, ap...
|AL||Signed into law 09/2010||P-12||State Agency Employee Furloughs|
Authorizes a state agency to enact an employee furlough plan if the plan is approved by the state personnel department. Provides any adopted...
|TX||Adopted 08/2010||P-12||Administration of State Board for Educator Certification|
19 TAC 250.1, 2, 3, 20, 30, 31, 32, 33, 34, 40, 41, 42, 43, 44, 45, 46, 47, 48, 49
The State Board for Educator Certification (SBEC) proposes an amendment to s.250.1, the repeal of s.s.250.2, 250.3, 250.20, 250.30- 250.34, ...
|LA||Signed into law 08/2010||P-12||Broadcast of State Board Meetings|
Requires live broadcasts over the Internet of State Board of Elementary and Secondary Education meetings. The meetings must be recorded and ...
|IL||Signed into law 07/2010||P-12|
|Diversity in Persons at Supervisory, Technical, Professional and Managerial Levels|
Establishes the African American Employment Plan Act. Provides that the purposes of the act are to:
(a) improve the delivery of state serv...
|HI||Vetoed 07/2010||P-12||Appointed Board of Education from Nominations by Advisory Council|
Requires board of education members to be nominated and, by and with the advice and consent of the senate, appointed by the governor from po...
|HI||Vetoed 07/2010||P-12||Salaries of State Superintendent, Deputy Superintendent, Assistant Superintendents, Complex Area Superintendents|
Increases the salary cap for the superintendent of education to $160,000 a year, and creates an annual performance bonus (of no more than $3...
|HI||Signed into law 06/2010||P-12||Teacher Standards Board|
Makes numerous changes relating to the Hawaii teacher standards board. Requires the board to include expenditure information in its annual r...
|TN||Signed into law 06/2010||P-12|
Requires meetings of the state board of education, the Tennessee higher education commission, the Tennessee board of regents and the board o...
|LA||Signed into law 06/2010||P-12||State Superintendent Qualifications|
Provides that the state superintendent shall possess certain minimum qualifications at the time of appointment by the State Board of Element...
|LA||Signed into law 06/2010||P-12|
Eliminates the division of adult and community education within the Dept. of Education and transfers the responsibility for adult education ...
|GA||Signed into law 05/2010||P-12||Georgia Foundation for Public Education|
Establishes the Georgia Foundation for Public Education. Provides for its membership, duties, powers and purposes, including (among other pu...
|IL||Signed into law 05/2010||P-12||Educational Service Centers|
Permits educational service centers to provide training in the area of financial planning. Eliminates the Suburban Cook County Regional Offi...
|CT||Signed into law 05/2010||P-12||State Board of Education Membership|
S.B. 379 - Sec. 1 and 2
Requires the state board of education to conduct a formal vote before closing or suspending operations of a vocational-technical school; Req...
|HI||Became law without governor's signature 04/2010||P-12||Early Learning Council Meetings|
Allows the Early Learning Council to conduct meetings by teleconference. Sets out quorum requirements and public notice and participation re...
|MD||Signed into law 04/2010||P-12||Student Member of the State Board Voting Rights|
Allows the student member of the state board of education to vote on the dismissal of or other disciplinary actions involving personnel, the...
|AL||Signed into law 03/2010||P-12|
|Vacancies in Leadership Positions|
Amends Sections 16-4-1.1 and 16-60-111.1. Requires the state board to post a vacancy notice for the position of state superintendent of educ...
|UT||Signed into law 03/2010||P-12||Financial Disclosures/Conflicts of Interest|
Requires candidates for governor, lieutenant governor, state auditor, state treasurer, attorney general, state legislator, or state board of...
|CA||Signed into law 10/2009||P-12||Transmission of State Board Meetings and Hearings|
Requires the state board of education and the state allocation board to provide for live video and audio transmission of all meetings and he...
|IL||Signed into law 08/2009||P-12||"Twice-Exceptional" Students|
Requires the Advisory Council on the Education of Children with Disabilities and the Advisory Council on the Education of Gifted and Talente...
|OH||Vetoed 07/2009||P-12||District Transition from One Educational Service Center to Another|
H.B. 1 - Section 3311.059
Specifies the impacts the state board must consider in determining whether to approve a local district's resolution to sever from its educat...
|OH||Signed into law 07/2009||P-12||Recordings of State Board Meetings|
H.B. 1 - Section 3301.041
Adds new section. Requires the state board of education to make an audio recording of each regular and special business meeting, to be made ...
|OH||Vetoed 07/2009||P-12||Dissolution of Educational Service Center|
H.B. 1- Section 3311.0510
Establishes procedures for the dissolution of an educational service center (ESC) from which all districts within the ESC's service area hav...
|OH||Signed into law 07/2009||P-12||Early Childhood Advisory Council and Early Childhood Financing Workgroup|
H.B. 1 - Section 3301.90 and 265.70.20
Section 3301.90:Creates the Early Childhood Advisory Council to serve as the federally mandated state advisory council for early childhood e...
|OH||Vetoed 07/2009||P-12||Recontracting Following Dissolution of Educational Service Center|
H.B. 1 - Section 3313.843
Provides that if an educational service center that has received funding according to statutory provisions as they stood prior to September ...
|OH||Signed into law 07/2009||P-12|
|Ohio Tuition Trust Authority|
H.B. 1 - Section 3334.03, 3334.07, 3334.08, 3334.11
Places the Ohio tuition trust authority in the office of the chancellor of the board of regents. Provides that the Ohio tuition trust author...
|OH||Signed into law 07/2009||P-12||"Help Me Grow" Advisory Council|
H.B. 1 - Section 3701.611 and 289.20
Establishes the "Help Me Grow" advisory council, to serve as the state interagency coordinating council, as described in 20 U.S.C. 1441. Est...
|OH||Signed into law 07/2009||P-12||Early Childhood Cabinet Appointment|
H.B. 1 - Section 265.10.23
Directs the governor to appoint to the early childhood cabinet a representative of a board of health of a city or general health district or...
|OH||Signed into law 07/2009||P-12||Department of Education Use of Volunteers|
H.B. 1- Section 265.60.30
Authorizes the department of education to use volunteers to accomplish any of the purposes of the department. Directs the state superintende...
|HI||Veto overridden: legislature has overridden governor's veto 07/2009||P-12||Teacher Standards Board|
Increases the membership on the Hawaii teacher standards board from 13 to 15 with two public members representing the community. Allows the ...
|HI||Vetoed 07/2009||P-12||Department of Education Employee Benefits|
Extends repealer from 2009 to 2011 for provision requiring civil service benefits for department of education civil service employees to be ...
|UT||Adopted 07/2009||P-12||MESA Funding Application Review Committee|
Changes the composition of the MESA Public Education Funding Application Review Committee in the definitions. http://www.rules.utah.gov/publ...
|Payment for Attending and Traveling to Meetings|
Clarifies rules related to per diem payments and reimbursement of travel expenses for policy board officers or employees to attend official ...
|TX||Signed into law 07/2009||P-12||Education Agency Sunset|
Relates to the governmental entities subject to the sunset review process. Extends the sunset of the education agency, the tax division, the...
|OR||Signed into law 06/2009||P-12||State Board of Education|
Adds the State Treasurer and the Secretary of State to the Board of Education as nonvoting, ex officio members. Chapter 446
|ME||Signed into law 06/2009||P-12||Review of State Board of Education Duties|
The Department of Education will review the powers and duties of the State Board of Education and prepare legislation to transfer the powers...
|TX||Signed into law 06/2009||P-12||Outside Legal Counsel for Teacher Retirement System|
Sets conditions and procedures permitting the the Teacher Retirement System to hire outside legal counsel to provide legal services. http://...
|TX||Signed into law 06/2009||P-12||SEA Funds|
H.B. 3646 - Sections 40 and 41
Section 40: Specifies that the state education agency is to use funds appropriated for such purposes to develop (1) summer study guides to h...
|TX||Signed into law 05/2009||P-12||Internet Broadcasts of Open Meetings|
Provides for Internet broadcasts of open meetings held by the state board of education. http://www.legis.state.tx.us/tlodocs/81R/billtext/pd...
|AL||Pocket veto by governor 05/2009||P-12|
|Filling of State and Local Leadership Positions|
Requires notice of a vacancy in the positions of state superintendent of education and chancellor to be posted by the state board of educati...
|ID||Signed into law 05/2009||P-12||Finance|
Appropriates moneys to the State Board of Education for the Office of the State Board of Education; limits the number of full-time equivalen...
|HI||Signed into law 05/2009||P-12|
|Teacher Education Coordinating Committee|
Clarifies membership requirements of the Teacher Education Coordinating Committee to ensure that all institutions that are state-approved te...
|HI||Signed into law 04/2009||P-12||Federal Grants Revolving Fund|
Relates to the department of education and the federal grants revolving fund. Authorizes the department to expend such funds to monitor gran...
|HI||Signed into law 04/2009||P-12||State Board Meetings|
Authorizes the board of education to file any meeting notice that specifies legislation or legislation-related agenda items no fewer than tw...
|HI||Signed into law 04/2009||P-12||District Business and Fiscal Officers|
Repeals the district business and fiscal officer positions within the department of education. In lieu of these positions, the legislature h...
|HI||Signed into law 04/2009||P-12||Performance Standards Review Commission|
Repeals the educational and performance standards review commission. http://www.capitol.hawaii.gov/session2009/Bills/SB162_.HTM...
|GA||Signed into law 04/2009||P-12|
|State Contracts and Purchases|
Establishes elements that must be reflected in state board rules on contracts or purchases of $100 or more. Requires the state board, to the...
|MD||Signed into law 04/2009||P-12||Youth Advisory Council Member|
H.B. 485; S.B. 463
Alters the term of a youth member of the Youth Advisory Council; increases the term of a youth member who is elected cochair of the Council;...
|KY||Signed into law 03/2009||P-12||Education and Workforce Development Cabinet|
Renames the Education Cabinet the Education and Workforce Development Cabinet; amends various statutes to conform; confirms Executive Order ...
|MS||Signed into law 03/2009||P-12||Contracting With Regional Educational Service Agencies|
Authorizes the State Board of Education to contract with and provide funds to regional educational service agencies for any education-relate...
|UT||Adopted 03/2009||P-12||State Board Procedures|
Includes new definitions, a new section regarding consideration of previous state board action, and a new section on state board waiver of a...
|UT||Adopted 03/2009||P-12||State Board of Education Protected Documents|
Provides definitions, procedures in preparing and releasing RFPs, and RFP-like proposals or grants, and procedures for maintaining the fairn...
|OH||Adopted 03/2009||P-12||Exemptions from Statutes/Rules|
Authorizes the governing board of any educational service center, or the administrative authority of any chartered nonpublic school to submi...
|OH||Adopted 03/2009||P-12||Innovative Education Pilot Programs|
Authorizes the governing board of any educational service center or the administrative authority of any chartered nonpublic school to submit...
|MS||Vetoed 03/2009||P-12||State Board Authority|
Authorizes the State Board of Education to contract with and provide funds to regional educational service agencies for any education-relate...
|IL||Signed into law 08/2008||P-12||Commission on the Elimination of Poverty|
Creates the Commission on the Elimination of Poverty to develop a poverty elimination strategic plan to reduce extreme poverty in Illinois b...
|OH||Signed into law 08/2008||P-12||Appropriations|
H.B. 496 (Am. Sub. H.B. 562)
Permits chartered nonpublic schools to purchase goods and services through group purchasing contracts negotiated and arranged by the Departm...
|NY||Signed into law 07/2008||P-12||Drivers Education|
Creates a temporary special advisory panel on driver education availability and curriculum enhancement to examine, assess and make recommend...
|LA||Vetoed 07/2008||P-12||Statewide Educational Facilities Authority|
Creates the Statewide Educational Facilities Authority in the department of education to provide funding, coordination, assistance and overs...
|KY||Signed into law 06/2008||P-12||Teacher Retirement System Trustees and Teacher Sick Leave|
Establishes new retirement requirements and benefit multipliers for Kentucky Employees' Retirement System retirement plans. Requires the est...
|NJ||Signed into law 06/2008||P-12||Appeals Arising From Disputes Under State Laws|
Eliminates role of the Board of Education in the appeal of Commissioner of Education decisions in disputes arising under the State school la...
|NJ||Signed into law 06/2008||P-12||Commissioner of Education Authority|
Establishes Commissioner of Education as the rule- making authority under several school district accountability statutes relating to early ...
|LA||Signed into law 06/2008||P-12||Department of Education|
Re-creates the department of education; changes the termination date unless the department is again re-created; provides for the general re-...
|OK||Signed into law 05/2008||P-12||Oklahoma Educational Television Authority (OETA)|
Recreates the Oklahoma Educational Television Authority (OETA) and modifies the termination date from July 1, 2008 to July 1, 2012.
|Reorganization of Board of Regents Committees|
Title 8 NYCRR Sections 3.2 and 4-1.5
Amends rules to reflect a recent reorganization of the committee structure of the Board of Regents. Pages 12-14 of 31: http://www.dos.state....
|DE||Signed into law 05/2008||P-12||State Board Oversight of School Buses|
Removes State Board of Education oversight over the design and operation of school buses.
|GA||Signed into law 05/2008||P-12|
|Transparency in Government Act|
Provides for audits and the examination of books and records. Provides for the creation and maintenance of a searchable Web site that provid...
|AL||Vetoed 05/2008||P-12||Posting Notices of Vacant Positions|
Requires the posting of notices of vacancies in the offices of State Superintendent of Education, county superintendent of education, city s...
|WV||Signed into law 03/2008||P-12|
|Vision 2020: Education Blueprint|
Establishes Vision 2020: An Education Blueprint for Two Thousand Twenty; requires the State Board of Education to create a plan that include...
|LA||Adopted 03/2008||P-12||Board of Elementary and Secondary Education|
LAC 28:I.Chapters 1-13
Makes various revisions to the code of conduct for the board of elementary and secondary education.
Pages 409-427: http://doa.louisiana.gov/...
|UT||Signed into law 03/2008||P-12|
|State Agency and Higher Education Compensation|
From the bill synopsis:
--Provides budget increases and decreases for the compensation of state and higher education employees not includin...
|WA||Signed into law 03/2008||P-12||Powers of Exec. Dir. of State Board|
Allows the state board of education to delegate to the executive director, by resolution, such duties as deemed necessary to efficiently car...
|Reorganizing Certain Education Agencies|
Executive Order /H.B. 4488
Submits from the governor to the legislature a reorganization plan number 1 of 2008. Relates to reorganizing certain education agencies. Cre...
|IL||Signed into law 08/2007||P-12|
Amends the Whistleblower Act. Provides that an "employer" as defined in the act includes:
(1) A political subdivision of the state
(2) A uni...
|NC||Signed into law 07/2007||P-12||Removal of Local Board Members by State Board|
Repeals the law allowing the state board to remove local school board members.
|CT||Signed into law 06/2007||P-12||State Board of Education Chairperson Qualifications|
Concerns the Chairperson of the State Board of Education and appointment of the Commissioner of Education; requires the Chairperson of the S...
|TN||Signed into law 05/2007||P-12||State Board Member Term Changes|
Alters the terms of state board members from nine years to five years.
|ME||Signed into law 05/2007||P-12||Student Member on State Board of Education|
Expands the membership of the State Board of Education to include one student member.
|HI||Signed into law 05/2007||P-12||School Health Aides|
Repeals the transfer from the department of health to the department of education those public health nurses who supervise the school health...
|ME||Signed into law 05/2007||P-12||State Board of Education Membership|
Changes the composition of the State Board of Education by requiring that membership of the board be broadly representative of the geographi...
|IN||Signed into law 05/2007||P-12||Workforce Proficiency Panel|
Repeals provisions establishing the vocational technical proficiency panel (also called the workforce proficiency panel); repeals a provisio...
|IN||Signed into law 04/2007||P-12||Division of Professional Standards and Emergency Communication Disorder Permit|
Eliminates reference to professional standards board. Establishes the divisions of professional standards within the department of education...
|IA||Signed into law 04/2007||P-12||Board of Educational Examiners|
Extends the membership of the board of educational examiners to include the director of the department of education, or the director's desig...
|TX||Signed into law 04/2007||P-12||District Employee Communications with School Board|
Protects this important communication by prohibiting employment policies that restrict the ability of a school district employee to communic...
|ND||Signed into law 04/2007||P-12||Qualifications, State Superintendent|
Deletes the requirement that the state superintendent of public instruction hold a professional teaching license.
|UT||Signed into law 04/2007||P-12|
Among other provisions, provides budget increases and decreases for the compensation of state employees not including school district person...
|CO||Signed into law 03/2007||P-12||Qualifications of State Education Commissioner|
Clarifies, changes and specifies the qualifications, tenure and performance review criteria for the state Commissioner of Education.
|NJ||Signed into law 12/2006||P-12||Evaluation of State Department of Education|
S.J.R. 1; A.J.R. 10
Directs Commissioner of Education to contract with independent entity to conduct an evaluation of the Department Of Education and its oversi...
|NJ||Signed into law 12/2006||P-12||Evaluation of State Department of Education Related to School Funding Reform|
Directs the Commissioner of Education to contract with an independent entity to conduct an evaluation of the Department Of Education and its...
|IN||Adopted 07/2006||P-12||Teacher Licensing|
515 IAC 8-1, -21, -35, 28-2-6 and 515 IAC 9-1, -2, 1-2-2
Clarifies rules to add a definition to reflect that the responsibility for teacher licensing has been transferred to the Department of Educa...
|LA||Signed into law 06/2006||P-12||Paid Leave to Attend Meetings|
Requires that a local school board employee be provided paid leave to attend meetings of certain public entities on which the employee serve...
|HI||Signed into law 06/2006||P-12||Department of Education|
Repeals the transfer of functions from the departments of budget and finance, attorney general, and human services to the department of educ...
|WA||Rule Adoption 06/2006||P-12||Educator Preparation & Certification Authority|
WAC 181-77-001, -003, -005, -014, -015, -031
Complies with state legislation shifting rule-making authority and governance for educator preparation and certification from the State Boar...
|LA||Signed into law 06/2006||P-12||Civil Immunity|
Provides for government immunity of the state and other political subdivisions during and in the aftermath of Hurricanes Katrina and Rita. ...
|HI||Signed into law 05/2006||P-12||Chief Financial Officer|
Strengthens the operations of the Department of Education by creating a chief financial officer position and a secretarial position in the o...
|TN||Signed into law 05/2006||P-12||Renaming of Vo-Tech Division in SDE|
H.B. 4040; S.B. 3919
Concerns Education; renames the division of vocational-technical education within the department of education as the division of career and ...
|HI||Signed into law 05/2006||P-12||State Superintendent Reporting Requirement|
Repeals requirement that the superintendent of education provide an annual report to the board of education of principal transactions within...
|KY||Signed into law 04/2006||P-12|
|Education Cabinets and Councils|
Relates to reorganization; renames Education, Arts, and Humanities Cabinet as the Education Cabinet; creates new offices in the Education Ca...
|WY||Signed into law 03/2006||P-12||State Superintendent Voting Member of State Board|
Relates to the State Board of Education; expands board voting membership to include the State superintendent of public instruction. The supe...
|WA||Signed into law 03/2006||P-12||Responsibilities of the State Board|
In 2005, the legislature reconstituted the 19 state board of education to refocus its purpose; abolished the academic achievement and accoun...
|OR||Adopted 02/2006||P-12||Constituent Complaints|
Amends rules to define a process to allow the Superintendent torespond to constituent complaints and other alleged violations of standards b...
|OR||Signed into law 09/2005||P-12||Education Service Districts|
Requires education service districts to provide regionalized core services to component school districts. The goals of these services are to...
|HI||Became law without governor's signature 07/2005||P-12||Department of Education Employees' Benefits|
Ensures that department of education civil service employees' benefits related to transfer, reduction in force, promotion, medical placement...
|WA||Signed into law 07/2005||P-12||Education Governance|
Revises the powers, duties, and membership of the state board of education and the Washington professional educator standards
board and elim...
|CT||Signed into law 06/2005||P-12||Review of Department Programs and Services|
New section: Requires the state board to review the programs and services administered or provided by the Department of Education in order t...
|FL||Signed into law 06/2005||P-12||Personal Care Attendant Program|
Eliminates requirement that for purposes of participating in the personal care attendant program, the department of education determine the ...
|FL||Signed into law 06/2005||P-12|
Requires that assessments of any building, facility, or structure owned or leased by a state agency, state university or community college n...
|HI||Signed into law 06/2005||P-12|
Clarifies definitions of "new century charter schools" and "public schools". Requires charter school plans to include a plan for identifying...
|AZ||Signed into law 05/2005||P-12||Arizona Performance Based Compensation System Task Force|
Establishes the Arizona Performance Based Compensation System Task Force within the state board of education. By Februrary 2006 and annually...
|IN||Signed into law 05/2005||P-12||State Budget Review and Government Efficiency Commission|
H.B. 1001 (Section 255-256)
Establishes legislative intent that the state budget be reviewed comprehensively before the budgetary process for the next biennium begins i...
|FL||Signed into law 05/2005||P-12||Paper Reduction Task Force|
Establishes the Paper Reduction Task Force for the purpose of recommending strategies to reduce the paperwork required of school districts a...
|AZ||Signed into law 05/2005||P-12||State Board Powers|
H.B. 2349 (section 1 and 5)
Allows the state board to adopt any rules and policies it deems necessary to exercise general supervision over and regulate the conduct of t...
|AZ||Signed into law 05/2005||P-12||Proposed Budgets Posted on the Department Web Site|
H.B. 2349 (section 3)
Allows school districts the option to post their proposed budget or summary of proposed budget on a website maintained by the department of ...
|GA||Signed into law 05/2005||P-12|
|State Accounting Office|
Creates the state accounting office, to be overseen by the state accounting officer. Creates the position of state accounting officer, to b...
|IN||Signed into law 05/2005||P-12|
|Office of Technology Established|
Creates the office of technology by combining the duties performed by the division of information technology of the department of administra...
|ND||Signed into law 04/2005||P-12|
|Department of Public Instruction Appropriations|
AN ACT to provide an appropriation for defraying the expenses of the department of public instruction, the school for the deaf, North Dakota...
|WA||Signed into law 04/2005||P-12||Eliminates Academic Achievement and Accountability Commission|
Revises the powers, duties, and membership of the state board and the Washington professional educator standards board and eliminates the Ac...
|HI||Signed into law 04/2005||P-12||School-to-Work Council|
Repeals the school-to-work executive council. http://www.capitol.hawaii.gov/sessioncurrent/bills/sb1249_.htm...
|AR||Signed into law 04/2005||P-12||Special Education Provisions|
S.B. 1044 (sections 28-30)
Modifies membership of Advisory Council for the Education of Children with Disabilities from "parents of children with disabilities" to pare...
|AZ||Vetoed 04/2005||P-12||Department Reporting and Student Testing|
Requires the department to report to specified members of the legislature on its budget status every two months for the first half of each f...
|ID||Signed into law 04/2005||P-12||Division of Professional-Technical Education and the Office of the State Board of Education|
Reaffirms that the Division of Professional-Technical Education and the Office of the State Board of Education each play unique and vital ro...
|NM||Pocket Veto by GOVERNOR. 04/2005||Postsec.||Education|
Relates to higher education as Cabinet Department....
|NM||Signed into law 04/2005||Postsec.||HIgher Education Department|
Replaces the Commission on Higher Education with the Higher Education Department -- a cabinet department; creates an Advisory Board; provide...
|AR||Signed into law 04/2005||P-12||Department of Education|
Renames the position of director of the department of education the commissioner of education. Reorganizes the department of education into ...
|AR||Signed into law 04/2005||P-12||Academic Oversight Committee|
Creates the Academic Facilities Oversight Committee and the advisory committee on public school academic facilities. http://www.arkleg.state...
|AR||Signed into law 04/2005||P-12||Distance Learning Coordinating Council|
Repeals language relating to the Arkansas Interagency Distance Learning Review Commission. Establishes the Distance Learning Coordinating Co...
|ME||Signed into law 04/2005||P-12||State Board of Education Term Limit|
Limits the number of terms of office for members of the State Board of Education to 2 5-year terms, which need not be consecutive, beginning...
|AR||Signed into law 03/2005||P-12||Public School Facilities and Transportation|
Revises the duties and responsibilities of the division of public school academic facilities and transportation and creates the commission o...
|KY||Signed into law 03/2005||P-12|
|Student Achievement Improvement|
H.B. 93 (Section 1, multiple provisions)
Sets forth legislative intent related to early diagnosis of and intervention for elementary students struggling in reading and mathematics, ...
|KY||Signed into law 03/2005||P-12|
|Committee for Mathematics Achievement|
H.B. 93 (Section 2)
Defines terms, including "mathematics coach," "mathematics diagnostic assessment," "mathematics intervention program," "mathematics leader,"...
|KY||Signed into law 03/2005||P-12|
|Role of the Council of Postsecondary Education in Achieving State Educational Goals|
H.B. 93 (Section 1, paragraph 5)
Specifies that, for the state to achieve its student achievement goals, the Council on Postsecondary Education, in cooperation with the Educ...
|KY||Signed into law 03/2005||P-12||Role of Department of Education in Achieving State Educational Goals|
H.B. 93 (Section 1, paragraph 4)
Mandates that the Kentucky Department of Education provide assistance to schools and teachers, including publicizing professional developmen...
|IL||Adopted 02/2005||P-12||Access to Information|
2 IAC 5001.100 thru .600 (non seq)
Clarifies rules regarding access to information of the state board of education under the Freedom of Information Act. http://www.isbe.state....
|CA||Vetoed 09/2004||P-12||Special Education: Visually Impaired Pupils|
Creates the Advisory Task Force for Education of Blind and Visually Impaired Pupils to provide input to formulate the most effective policy ...
|CA||Signed into law 09/2004||P-12||State Mandates: Commission on State Mandates|
Revises the procedures for receiving claims and for hearings on claims from local governmental agencies, including school district, for reim...
|CA||Vetoed 09/2004||P-12||Content Standards|
Removes the authority of the State Board of Education to modify proposed content and performance standards in core curriculum areas. Deletes...
Provides that, to the extent possible, the State Board of Education shall not meet on the same day on which the Regents of the University of...
|CA||Vetoed 09/2004||Postsec.||Postsecondary Education Commission|
Recasts and revises existing law relating to the Postsecondary Education Commission's duties, membership, priorities and policy responsibili...
|IL||Signed into law 09/2004||P-12||Education Reform and Accountability Act of 2004|
Under the School Employee Benefit Act, provides the prescription drug benefit program shall be maintained on an ongoing, affordable basis, a...
|CA||Vetoed 09/2004||Postsec.||Trustees of the California State University|
Increases the membership of the Trustees of the California State University by requiring the Governor to appoint a nonfaculty employee of th...
|CA||Vetoed 09/2004||P-12||No Child Left Behind Act of 2001|
Designates the office of the Superintendent of Public Instruction as the state educational agency to carry out the purpose and provisions of...
|AR||Report Issued 08/2004||Postsec.|
|Arkansas Blue Ribbon Committee for Higher Education|
The governor formed the committee to make recommendations to the governor and the Legislature for improving postsecondary education in Arkan...
|CA||Signed into law 08/2004||Postsec.|
|Public Postsecondary Education|
Relates to required reports from various segments of the state's public postsecondary education system to the governor, the legislature's ed...
|CA||Signed into law 08/2004||Postsec.||Ethnics Course for Postsecondary Board Members|
Requires the Trustees of California State University, and urges the Regents of the University of California, to offer, on at least a semiann...
|MA||Became law without GOVERNOR'S signature. 07/2004||P-12||Board of Education Membership|
Relates to the membership makeup of the State Board of Education.
|FL||Rule Adoption 07/2004||Community College|
|State Board of Community Colleges|
FAC 6A-14.004, .0243, .0247, .0262, .0341, .039, .0412, .063, .073, .0732, .0735, .0751, .0752, .0771, .0772, .078
Repeals rules pertaining to the State Board of Community Colleges. Provides changes in governance and subsequent transfers of powers and dut...
|HI||Signed into law 07/2004||P-12||Ethics Training|
Provides for mandatory ethics training for legislators, elected members of the board of education, executive department heads and deputies, ...
|LA||Signed into law 06/2004||P-12||Legislative Auditor|
Notwithstanding any provision of present law to the contrary, any entity which establishes scholastic rules which are the basis for the stat...
|AZ||Adopted, on November 2004 Ballot 06/2004||P-12||State Board of Education Membership|
SCR 1022; Ballot Measure 105
Proposed amendment to the Arizona Constitution; Changes the composition of the state board of education by removing a member of the State Ju...
|LA||Signed into law 06/2004||P-12||Training for Members of Boards of Trustees of State Retirement Systems|
Defines "actuarial science". Provides for educational training for members of the boards of trustees of the state and statewide retirement ...
|HI||Veto override 05/2004||P-12||Reinventing Education Act of 2004|
Establishes a weighted student formula; provides additional information technology; empowers principals through a Hawaii principals academy ...
|NM||Pocket Veto by GOVERNOR. 03/2004||P-12||Public Education Department|
Provides for transition to the Public Education Department....
|NM||Signed into law 03/2004||P-12||Public Education Department Act|
Relates to education; creates the "public education department" in the executive branch. The department is a cabinet department. The
|AR||Signed into law 02/2004||P-12||Department of Education|
Creates the Division of Public School Accountability and the Arkansas Public Schools Accountability Advisory Council; creates the Division o...
|AR||Signed into law 01/2004||P-12||State Department of Education Staffing Audit|
Requires an audit of staffing needs of the Department of Education. http://www.arkleg.state.ar.us/ftproot/bills/2003s2/public/HB1108.pdf...
|Governor's Commission on Higher Education Board Members|
Executive Order 63 - 2004
The governor created the Governor's Commission on Higher Education Board Members. The Commission shall develop and implement a process for e...
|CA||Rule Adoption 01/2004||Community College|
|Conflict of Interest Codes|
Title 5 CCR 50500
Establishes conflict of interest codes for the Board of Governors of the California Community Colleges. http://ccr.oal.ca.gov/cgi-bin/om_isa...
|NY||Emergency Rule Adoption 10/2003||P-12||Chief of Staff and Chief Operating Officer|
Title 8 NYCRR 3.8 and 3.9
Provides for the appointment of a chief of staff; specifying the duties of the chief of staff and the chief operating officer; and designate...
|CA||Signed into law 10/2003||Community College||Community Colleges: Board of Governors|
Revises the membership of the Board of Governors of the California State Community Colleges so it would include 12 members appointed by the ...
|LA||Approved by voters 10/2003||P-12||Authorizes State Board to Operate Failing Schools|
Ballot Measure 4 (SB 225)
To authorize the State Board of Elementary and Secondary Education to supervise, manage, and operate any public elementary or secondary scho...
|NM||Approved by voters 09/2003||P-12||Proposed Constitutional Amendment|
Constitutional Amendment 1 (S.J.R. 2)
Transfer the state department of Public Education to a cabinet department headed by a secretary of public education who shall serve in the e...
|IL||Signed into law 08/2003||Postsec.||Board of Higher Education Membership Requirement|
Amends the Board of Higher Education Act. Provides that one of the 10 members of the Board of Higher Education that is appointed by the Gove...
|IL||Signed into law 07/2003||P-12||Non-certified Personal|
Provides the state board of education shall accept, as qualifications for non-certified personnel, relevant life experiences as determined b...
|HI||Vetoed 07/2003||P-12||Advisory Boards|
Authorizes the Superintendent of Education to create complex areas and advisory boards for each complex area consisting of multiple school c...
|NC||Signed into law 07/2003||P-12||State Board of Education|
Adds 3 advisory members to the state board of education, one of whom is a superintendent; another is principal of the year; and the third is...
|HI||Signed into law 06/2003||P-12||Department of Education Restructuring|
Proposes statutory revision to reflect the new administration structure of the Department of Education; replaces district superintendents wi...
|LA||Signed into law 06/2003||P-12||Recreates the Department of Education|
Includes provisions to provide for the re-creation of the department of education and the statutory entities made a part of the department b...
|LA||Signed into law 06/2003||P-12||Membership and Duties of State Advisory Commission on Teacher Education and Certification|
Increases membership on the state advisory commission on teacher education and certification from 11 to 13 members. Decreases from ten to ni...
|CO||Signed into law 06/2003||Postsec.||Higher Education Institutions' Role and Mission|
Concerns provisions governing the operations of state-supported institutions of higher education, including the institutions' missions, admi...
|MN||Signed into law 05/2003||P-12||Department of Children, Families, and Learning Name Change to Department of Education|
Renames the Department of Children, Families, and Learning to the Department of Education; makes conforming changes to reflect the departmen...
|AZ||Signed into law 05/2003||Postsec.||Commission for Postsecondary Education|
Establishes the Commission for Postsecondary Education for the purposes of reviewing postsecondary education institutions in order to determ...
|TN||Signed into law 05/2003||P-12||State Board of Education|
Relates to the state board of education; requires one appointee to be a K-12 public school teacher....
|AR||Signed into law 04/2003||P-12||Department of Education Website Requirements|
Requires certain data be made available on the Department of Education website; includes financial data reports for school districts, admini...
|State Personnel Board|
Removes the repeal on the State Personnel Board; provides that the State Board of Education may increase the salary of the State Superintend...
|CO||Signed into law 04/2003||P-12||Elections and Political Parties|
Eliminates the distinction between major and minor political parties with respect to declaring political party affiliation for various elect...
|ID||Signed into law 04/2003||P-12||Education Board|
Amends existing law to authorize the State Board of Education to set up and regulate deferred compensation programs for certain eligible emp...
|KS||Signed into law 04/2003||P-12||State Board of Education Member Elections|
Repeals section 25-1904 of the state statutes, which describes the method by which state board members are to be elected. http://www.kslegis...
|AZ||Signed into law 04/2003||P-12||School Board Contract and Certificate Actions|
Deletes requirement for school districts to have prior approval of Board of Education in order to contract with each other; adds Board to pr...
|NM||Signed into law 04/2003||P-12||Secretary of Education, State Board|
Replaces the state board with the Secretary of Education and changes state superintendent to Secretary of Education, contingent upon the ado...
|AR||Signed into law 04/2003||P-12||Digital Library Development|
Relates to the department of education - Arkansas state library - Arkansas digital library development appropriation for the 2003-2005 bienn...
|ID||Adopted 03/2003||P-12||Rules Governing Federally Funded Programs|
Senate Concurrent Resolution No. 106
Stating findings of the legislature and rejecting IDAPA 08.02.01.100, rule of the state board of education relating to rules governing admin...
|UT||Signed into law 03/2003||P-12||Study and Recommendations|
S.B. 154 (Omnibus Bill)
Section 21 (53A-13-108) was added to law. The Legislature finds that a free public education should:
(1)(a) prepare each student for the st...
|UT||Signed into law 03/2003||P-12||State Board Membership (Section 20A-14-104)|
S.B. 154 (Omnibus Bill)
Amends law to establish a nominating and recruiting commmittee with broad-based membership to recruit potential candidates for membership o...
|UT||Signed into law 03/2003||P-12||Repeal of Education Reports and Duties|
This act modifies provisions relating to the state system of public education by eliminating requirements to submit certain reports to the L...
|MS||Signed into law 03/2003||P-12|
|Internal Audits Required at Postsecondary Institutions and Department of Education|
Establishes full-time program of internal auditing at specific state postsecondary institutions, including various community/junior colleges...
|KY||Signed into law 03/2003||P-12||Kentucky Board of Education Member Requirements|
Clarifies the specific qualifications for members of the State Board of Education regarding age, education, business or political ties, rela...
|AZ||Issued 01/2003||P-12||Governor's Children's Cabinet|
Executive Order 2003-04
Establishes a Children's Cabinet to focus attention and resources on problems facing the state's children by collaborating and promoting coo...
|IA||Adopted 01/2003||P-12||Organization and Operation|
281 IAC 1.1, 1.2, 1.4
Establishes rules giving public secondary students in Iowa a voice, although not a vote, on the State Board of Education. Gives voting Board...
|CO||Signed into law 05/2002||P-12||Filling Vacancies on the State Board|
Repeals the process for filling a vacancy on the state board; specifies that any vacancy occurring on the state board other than a vacancy o...
|FL||Signed into law 05/2002||P-12||Education Code Re-Write: Specific Powers of State Board of Education|
This bill, which rewrites the Florida Education Code, modifies the specific powers of the State Board of Education and modifies language rel...
|FL||Signed into law 05/2002||P-12|
|Education Code Re-Write: Office of Inspector General Established|
According to a legislative summary, "The bill establishes the Office of Inspector General within the State Board of Education to be responsi...
|FL||Signed into law 05/2002||P-12|
|Education Code Re-Write: State Board to Enforce Compliance|
According to a legislative summary, "The bill provides for the state board to be the entity responsible for ensuring that school districts a...
|FL||Signed into law 05/2002||P-12|
|Education Code Re-Write: State Board Oversight Enforcement Authority|
Creates new section giving state board oversight of all public school boards and public postsecondary institution boards, gives state board ...
|FL||Signed into law 05/2002||P-12||Education Code Re-Write: Commissioner's Waiver Authority Eliminated|
S.B. 20E (waiver authority section)
According to a legislative summary, "The bill eliminates the commissioner's waiver authority over law. However, it authorizes the commission...
|FL||Signed into law 05/2002||P-12|
|Education Code Re-Write: Department Operations|
According to state legislative summary: "Designates the State Board of Education as the head of the department, the Commissioner as the Exec...
|HI||Vetoed 05/2002||P-12||State Board Use of Attorneys|
Allows the state board to employ attorneys without the attorney general's approval. http://www.capitol.hawaii.gov/sessioncurrent/bills/hb196...
|IA||Signed into law 04/2002||P-12||Numerous Program Changes|
Adds one nonvoting student member to state board, making total board membership 10, provides for application process and appointment of stud...
|MS||Signed into law 03/2002||P-12||Designee of State Superintendent May Serve on Certain Boards|
Authorizes the State Superintendent of Education to designate an appropriate individual to serve in his place on certain State boards and co...
|WV||Signed into law 03/2002||P-12||Major Education Bill - One Component|
Brings state's Regional Education Services (RESAs) under the state board's authority allows the state superintendent to appoint their execut...
|OH||Signed into law 02/2002||P-12||Redistricting Adjustments: State Board|
Abolishes the requirement that the State Board of Education be dissolved and recreated following the creation of new State Board of Educatio...
|UT||Signed into law 10/2001||P-12||State Board Elections|
Modifies statutory provisions governing State Board of Education districts; eliminates current boundaries and establishes new boundaries; es...
|MO||Signed into law 06/2001||P-12||Removes Residency Requirement for Commissioner of Education|
Removes the one-year residency requirement for the Commissioner of Education....
|NV||Signed into law 06/2001||P-12|
Relates to elections; revises the districts from which members of the state legislature are elected; changes the number of members of the st...
|NV||Signed into law 05/2001||Postsec.||Commission on Postsecondary Education|
Removes the commission on postsecondary education from the Department of Education....
|NM||Signed into law 04/2001||P-12||Regional Education Cooperatives|
Regional education cooperatives authorized by the state board may own, and have control and management over, buildings and land independent ...
|UT||Signed into law 03/2001||P-12||Task Force|
Creates the Enhancement of Public Education Task Force with a primary focus on reviewing the purpose, functions, roles, and responsibilities...
|OH||Signed into law 07/2000||P-12||State Board Membership|
Re-enacts as a separate act the sections of law adding eight members appointed by the Governor (with advice and consent of Senate) to the St...
|HI||Signed into law 06/2000||P-12||Superintendent Pay|
Requires the Board of Education to set the salary of the Superintendent of Education....
|FL||Signed into law 06/2000||P-12|
|Reorganizing Florida's Education System|
Creates the Florida Education Governance Reorganization Act of 2000; Creates a governance system that deals with K-20 education. The new bo...
Permits the spouse of a principal to work in the principal's school if the district contains elementary schools, 1 middle school and 1 high ...
|FL||Signed into law 04/2000||P-12||Lottery Capital Outlay and Debt Service Fund|
Creates Lottery Capital Outlay and Debt Service Trust Fund within the Education Department; provides for sources of funds; provides purposes...
|ID||Signed into law 04/2000||P-12||Limit on FTE|
Appropriates funds to the State Board of Education for the Office of the State Board of Education for fiscal year 2001; limits the full-time...
|VT||Signed into law 03/2000||P-12||Addition of One Adult and Two Student Members to State Board|
This Act expands the Vermont State Board of Education from seven to ten members. The three additional members will be appointed by the Gover...
|GA||Signed into law 03/2000||P-12|
|Omnibus Bill - Reporting and Planning Requirements of Agencies|
Removes the current requirements of a state strategic plan and reporting by the Georgia Department of Education. Also removes the current re...
|ID||Signed into law 03/2000||P-12||Limits FTE in State Department|
Appropriates funds to the Superintendent of Public Instruction/State Department of Education for fiscal year 2001; limits the number of full...
|KY||Signed into law 02/2000||P-12||Department of Education Reorganization|
Reorganizes departments within the Department of Education....