|CA||Signed into law 07/2012||P-12||School Attendance at Early and Middle College High Schools|
From bill summary: States findings and declarations regarding the pupils for whom an early college high school is designed and the key eleme...
|MN||Signed into law 07/2011||P-12||Length of School Year|
Establishes a minimum number of hours for student instruction. Sets the hours at 425 hours per year for kindergarten pupils, 935 hours for ...
|IL||Signed into law 06/2011||P-12||Length of School Day and Year in Collective Bargaining Agreements|
S.B. 7 - Length of School Day and Year in Collective Bargaining Agreements
Amends the Illinois Educational Labor Relations Act. Specifies that Chicago collective bargaining agreements may address decisions to determ...
|GA||Signed into law 05/2011||P-12||Remediation|
H.B. 192 - Remediation
Extends for 2013-14 and 2014-15 school years a provision waiving the state from specified reimbursement for additional days of instruction f...
|GA||Signed into law 05/2011||P-12||Middle School Program|
H.B. 192 - Middle School Program
Amends grade configurations and other criteria that qualify schools for participation in the middle school program. Repeals provision requir...
|NM||Signed into law 04/2011||P-12||Length of School Day Requirements|
Clarifies the lenght of school day requirements for different grade levels.
|GA||Vetoed 06/2010||P-12||Middle School and Academic Instruction per Day|
Revises and clarifies language relating to the organization of schools serving grades 6, 7 and/or 8. Provides that schools serving any of th...
|CA||Signed into law 07/2009||P-12||Minimum Instructional Day and Year|
A.B. 2D - Section 21
From legislative analysis: Existing law prescribes the minimum length of time for the instructional school year and the minimum number of in...
|OH||Signed into law 07/2009||P-12||Center for Creativity and Innovation|
H.B. 1 - Section 3301.82
**No funds allocated in the current budget for this center, according to the DOE's H.B. 1 summary document http://www.education.ohio.gov/GD/...
|MO||Signed into law 07/2009||P-12||Compulsory Age|
S.B. 291--School Flex Program
Act established school flex program allowing eligible students in 11th and 12th grades to attend school a minimum of two instructional hours...
|TX||Signed into law 06/2009||P-12||Applications for Certain Programs|
H.B. 3646 - Sections 17-19
Section 17: Directs the commissioner, in reviewing a funding application for an extended year program, to give priority to districts with hi...
|MO||Signed into law 06/2009||P-12||Minimum Length of School Days/Year|
S.B. 291 - School Calendar
Defines "school term" as a minimum of 174 school days for schools with a 5-day school week or a minimum of 142 school days, as that term
|NM||Signed into law 04/2009||P-12||Clarifies Length of School Day|
Clarifies the school year and length of school day. Kindergarten, for half-day programs, two and one-half hours per day or, for full-day pro...
|OK||Adopted 07/2008||P-12||SIX-YEAR COMPREHENSIVE LOCAL EDUCATION PLAN|
Proposes rules to require all schools to complete the self-examination on their use of school time and to assess the amount of time spent on...
|UT||Signed into law 03/2008||P-12||Utah Science Technology and Research Initiative Centers Program|
S.B. 2 - Section 22
Establishes the Utah Science Technology and Research Initiative (USTAR) Centers Program to provide a financial incentive for charter schools...
|IL||Adopted 09/2006||P-12||Highly Qualified Teachers, P.E. and Denial of Enrollment|
23 IAC 1.77, .242, .420, .430, .720
New section (p 243 of 405 http://www.cyberdriveillinois.com/departments/index/register/register_volume30_issue41.pdf) institutes a requireme...
|FL||Signed into law 05/2006||P-12||Florida Secondary School Redesign Act|
H.B. 7087 - Section 19
Defines secondary schools as those serving grades 6-12. Specifies that the following guiding principles must be used in the annual preparat...
|OK||Signed into law 05/2006||P-12||Extended Day|
Allows districts to adopt an extended day schedule for 9th-12th grades. Requires a public hearing and certain documentation; requires revoca...
|AR||Signed into law 04/2005||P-12|
S.B. 1044 (sections 14-15)
Repeals provision that notation must be made on a student's transcript to indicate each special education class included on the transcript. ...
|AZ||Line item vetoed 06/2003||P-12|
|Budget Reconciliation Education|
Creates budget reconciliation for education and includes the following provisions: Prohibits the State Board of Education from sponsoring ad...
|AR||Signed into law 04/2003||P-12||Additional Time for Instruction|
Provides teachers with additional time for instructional purposes. http://www.arkleg.state.ar.us/ftproot/bills/2003/public/HB2655.pdf...
|OK||Signed into law 04/2003||P-12||School Day Requirement|
Applies the 6-hour school day requirement to first grade. (Section 1-111. A. A school day shall consist of not less than six (6) hours de...
|KY||Signed into law 05/2001||P-12||School Calendar Requirements|
Requires that school districts adopt a school calendar designating opening and closing dates and instructional days and permitting the sched...
|ID||Signed into law 04/2000||P-12||School Recess|
Amends existing law to delete noninstructional from recess time as it relates to the option of a local school board or trustees to approve a...