|FL||Signed into law 05/2011||P-12|
|Repeals Various Obsolete Education Provisions|
Repeals provisions relating to programs that were never implemented or are no longer funded. The programs are: Digital Divide Council and th...
|RI||Signed into law 03/2010||P-12||Community Forums to Describe Education Funding Formula|
Urges the Commissioner of Elementary and Secondary Education to hold community forums throughout the state to describe the Rhode Island Depa...
|IL||Signed into law 08/2009||P-12||Community Schools|
Defines "community school" as a school that partners with its community to provide enrichment and life skill opportunities for students, par...
|NC||Signed into law 08/2009||P-12||Volunteers To Support Academic Success in School|
Directs local boards of education to encourage community academic booster organizations to support student academic achievement; Requires lo...
|OH||Signed into law 07/2009||P-12||Survey of Community Space|
H.B. 1 - Section 385.40
Requires the executive director of the Ohio School Facilities Commission to survey classroom facilities projects financed by the commission ...
|NV||Signed into law 05/2009||P-12||Public Reporting|
Requires the board of trustees of each school district to prepare a notice of information identifying all the advanced placement courses, ho...
|KY||Signed into law 03/2009||P-12||Community Education|
Relates to community education; deletes obsolete language; clarifies that state grant funds are to be used for local districts to employ one...
|NJ||Signed into law 03/2008||P-12||Public Comment at Boards of Education Meetings|
Amends the Open Public Meetings Act. Requires boards of education to set aside a portion of every board meeting for public comment.
|UT||Signed into law 03/2008||P-12||Use of School Buildings as Civic Centers|
Requires all public school buildings and grounds to be made available as civic centers to district residents for supervised recreational act...
|IL||Signed into law 08/2007||P-12||Community Organization Use of School Facilities During Non-School Hours|
Encourages school boards to allow community organizations to use school facilities during non-school hours. Provides that if a school board ...
|NY||Vetoed 08/2007||P-12||Veterans Speaking about Military Experiences|
Directs the director of the division of veterans affairs to develop a program providing for veteran educational speakers in classrooms of pu...
|NY||Signed into law 04/2007||P-12||Charter Schools|
S.B. 2107 -- Part D-2
Provides that an application for a charter school cannot be approved unless the charter entity finds that in a school district where the tot...
|UT||Signed into law 03/2007||P-12||Local School Board Public Hearing Requirements|
Requires a school board to hold a public hearing prior to closing a school or changing the boundaries of a school, and establishes notice re...
|CA||Signed into law 09/2004||P-12||Public Hearing on Textbooks|
S.B. 550 (multiple provisions)
SEC. 18: Requires the governing board of every district to hold a public hearing and make a determination as to whether each pupil in each s...
|HI||Signed into law 07/2004||P-12||Education Reform|
The education reform in this Act shall be known as the "Reinventing Education Act of 2004." The provisions include (1) establishing a weight...
|IL||Signed into law 08/2003||P-12||School Code Waivers|
Amends provisions of the School Code relating to waivers and modifications of School Code mandates. Requires the local public hearing on a d...
|HI||Line-item various appropriations veto 07/2003||P-12||Helping Hands Hawaii|
Establishes the Hawaii 3R's School Repair and Maintenance Fund;appropriates funds for a grant to Hawaii 3R's for the school repair and maint...
|NJ||Signed into law 12/2002||P-12||Notification of Enrollment Eligibility|
Requires state commissioner, upon application for a charter school, to notify the members of the legislature, school superintendents, mayors...
|MD||Signed into law 05/2002||P-12||Prince George's County Governance and Administration|
Establishes appointed New Prince George's County Board of Education and requirements for membership. Provides for compensation of board memb...
|MD||Signed into law 05/2002||P-12||Baltimore School Board and CEO Requirements, District Bonding, Baltimore Principal Development Program, Environmental Hazards|
Increases maximum of aggregate principal amount of bonds outstanding that Baltimore district may hold from $25 million to $75 million. Requi...
|LA||Signed into law 06/2001||P-12||Public Comment at Meetings|
Adds the requirement that every public body provide an opportunity for public comment at meetings, subject to reasonable rules and restricti...
|VA||Signed into law 05/2001||P-12||Public Engagement in Standards of Learning|
Directs the Board of Education, prior to adopting or revising Standards of Learning resource guides, to conduct public hearings; states that...
|CA||Signed into law 08/2000||Postsec.||Open Meetings At Cal State|
Enacts the Gloria Romero Open Meetings Act of 2000, which would generally make various specific provisions of the open meeting laws similarl...
|FL||Signed into law 06/2000||P-12|
|Community/Faith Based Cooperation|
Creates Community and Faith-based Organizations initiative within Institute on Urban Policy and Commerce at Florida Agricultural and Mechan...
|WV||Signed into law 03/2000||P-12||Grievance Procedures|
This legislation expands the reporting requirement for the Education Employee's Grievance Board. The information in the board's quarterly r...