|WA||To governor 04/2013||P-12||Using Densified Biomass to Heat Public Schools|
Requires Washington State University energy program to develop and initiate a pilot program to demonstrate the feasibility of using densifie...
|AR||Signed into law 04/2013||P-12||Use of School Facilities|
Directs schools and grounds to be used by community for social, civic, recreational, or health-related activities. Provides that school dist...
|IN||Signed into law 04/2013||P-12||Sale of a Public School Building.|
Provides that a school corporation or any other entity that is related in any way to, or created by, the school corporation or the governing...
|NM||Vetoed 03/2013||P-12||Public School Capital Outlay Lease Payments|
Allows the public school capital outlay council (PSCOC) to decide whether to increase lease assistance payments by the consumer price index ...
|CA||Signed into law 09/2012||P-12||District Public Project Bidding Procedures|
From bill summary: For contracts awarded on and after January 1, 2014, and until January 1, 2019, requires the governing board of the distri...
|IL||Signed into law 08/2012||P-12||Prioritization of School Construction Projects|
Amends the School Construction Law. Includes the rehabilitation of aging buildings to alleviate classroom shortages and the rehabilitation o...
|OH||Signed into law 06/2012||P-12||District Sale or Lease of Property or Facilities|
S.B. 316 - District Sale or Lease of Property or Facilities
Authorizes a board of education to sell real or personal property to certain to a nonprofit institution of higher education or the governing...
|LA||Signed into law 06/2012||P-12||Naming Facilities and Streets After Living People|
Permits a local board to name the following at a school within its jurisdiction in honor of a living person: (1) A street maintained by the ...
|CT||Signed into law 05/2012||P-12||Early Childhood Education Facilities|
(Sec. 1) Requires the SBE to provide funds to appropriate school districts to create 1,000 new school readiness spaces. (Not Codified)
|MS||Signed into law 04/2012||P-12||School Property and Facilities for Public Recreation|
Authorizes local school boards to allow school property to be used by the public during nonschool hours for recreation and sports, limits th...
|KY||Signed into law 04/2012||P-12||Community Use of School Facilities and Property|
Permits a local board to authorize the use of school property by community members during non-school hours for recreation, sport, academic, ...
|UT||Adopted 03/2012||P-12||Healthy, Energy-Efficient Schools|
Encourages the Utah State Board of Education to consider the broader application of the design and construction practices for healthy, energ...
|NY||Signed into law 09/2011||P-12||Report on NYC Outdoor Schoolyards|
Directs the New York City district chancellor to inventory and report on the district's outdoor schoolyards. http://assembly.state.ny.us/leg...
|IL||Signed into law 08/2011||P-12||School Action and Facility Master Planning|
Very similar to S.B. 620 (http://www.ilga.gov/legislation/97/SB/PDF/09700SB0620lv.pdf). Differs from S.B. 620 in definition of "school actio...
|IL||Signed into law 08/2011||P-12||School Action and Facility Master Planning for Chicago Public Schools|
Creates new sections 105 ILCS 5/34-200 through -235 regarding school action and facility master planning for Chicago Public Schools. By Dece...
|IL||Signed into law 08/2011||P-12||Illinois Accessibility Task Force and Press Box Accessibility|
Repeals the provision concerning the Illinois Accessibility Task Force. Also provides that a school board does not have to comply with the I...
|ME||Signed into law 07/2011||P-12||Alternative Delivery Methods for School Construction Projects|
Authorizes the approval of additional school construction projects by school districts seeking to use an alternative delivery method for a s...
|OH||Signed into law 06/2011||P-12|
|K-12 and Higher Education Construction Contracts|
H.B. 153 - K-12 and Higher Education Construction Contracts
Sections 9.33 to 9.335: Makes certain provisions related to a public authority's contracting for construction (that are already applicable t...
|OH||Signed into law 06/2011||P-12||Energy-Efficient Buildings|
H.B. 153 - Energy-Efficient Buildings
Defines "life cycle cost analysis". Specifies that certain provisions related to energy-efficient designs for state-funded facilities do not...
|OH||Signed into law 06/2011||P-12|
|Contracting Subdivision May Acquire and Maintain Educational Facilities|
H.B. 153 - Contracting Subdivision May Acquire and Maintain Educational Facilities
Permits a contracting subdivision (i.e., a municipal corporation, township, joint recreation district, township park district, county, schoo...
|OH||Signed into law 06/2011||P-12||Facilities|
H.B. 153 - Facilities
Specifies actions after which a district capital project must be considered complete and the Ohio school facilities commission must issue a ...
|TX||Signed into law 06/2011||P-12||Prohibition of District Operation of a Hotel|
Prohibits the board of trustees of an independent school district from using district funds, property, employees or other resources, or acqu...
|TX||Signed into law 06/2011||P-12|
Requires each political subdivision, institution of higher education or state agency to establish a goal to reduce electric consumption by a...
|NV||Signed into law 05/2011||P-12||Sharing Athletic Fields|
Requires boards of trustees of school districts, under certain circumstances, to grant the use of certain athletic fields to nonprofit organ...
|IN||Signed into law 05/2011||P-12||Referendum|
Provides that during the period beginning with the adoption of a resolution by a school corporation to place a school levy referendum questi...
|IA||Signed into law 04/2011||P-12|
|District-to-Community College Program and Facilities Pilot Program|
Establishes district-to-community college program and facilities sharing pilot program. Authorizes a consortium of four or more districts an...
|ID||Signed into law 04/2011||P-12||Facilities Construction|
Two sessions ago, HB 253 was passed into law. The intent of that legislation was to allow expenditures for authorized construction projects ...
|ND||Signed into law 04/2011||P-12||School Construction or Renovation Requirements|
Before the state superintendent of education can approve new [school] construction or a renovation affecting more than fifty percent of an e...
|WY||Signed into law 02/2011||P-12||School Facilities|
Act relating to school facilities. Requires school facilities commission to meet every 4 years to review and evaluation school building need...
|NY||Vetoed 10/2010||P-12||Licensed Master Plumbers and Licensed Electricians|
Requires that any plumbing or electrical work on a school building be performed by a licensed master plumber or licensed electrician if requ...
|CA||Vetoed 09/2010||P-12||School Facilities and Special Education Provisions|
From bill summary: Requires a school district or county office of education, as a condition of receiving approval by the state department of...
|CA||Signed into law 09/2010||P-12||Construction Permits|
Prohibits the Office of Statewide Health Planning and Development from issuing a building permit for any construction absent certification f...
|CA||Signed into law 09/2010||P-12||Door Locks for School Safety|
Requires all new construction projects submitted to the division of the state architect to include locks that allow doors to classrooms and ...
|CA||Vetoed 09/2010||P-12||Integrated Pest Management|
From bill summary: Beginning January 1, 2014, requires all schoolsites to adopt an integrated pest management program as established, admini...
|DC||Adopted 07/2010||P-12||School Environments and School Gardens|
LB 18-564 - School Environments and School Gardens
Establishes an environmental programs office in the Office of Public Education Facilities Modernization that would establish comprehensive r...
|GA||Adopted 07/2010||P-12||Educational Facility Site, Construction, and Reimbursement|
Amends provisions governing approval of all sites to be used for instructional purposes, design of all new educational facilities, additions...
|FL||Signed into law 07/2010||P-12||District Facilities|
HB 7037 - Secs. 11-20
Repeals the SMART Schools Clearinghouse. Directs the Office of Educational Facilities (rather than the SMART Schools Clearinghouse) to monit...
|IL||Signed into law 06/2010||P-12||School District Intergovernmental Cooperation Renewable Energy Act|
Authorizes any two or more school districts to form an agency, by establishment of an intergovernmental agreement, to acquire and construct ...
|AK||Signed into law 06/2010||P-12||School Construction|
An Act relating to energy consumption and costs, operating costs, and energy efficiency standards for school construction and major maintena...
|AZ||Signed into law 05/2010||P-12||Joint Technological Education Finance|
Relates to joint technological education and the formula for funding students enrolled in both a local district and a joint technological ed...
|TN||Signed into law 05/2010||P-12||Green Cleaning Practices|
Directs the Department of Education to study green cleaning practices in public schools.
|AL||Signed into law 04/2010||P-12||Safe Space or Hallway|
Specifies that any new contract awarded for the construction of a new public school must require that the school include an Alabama Building...
|KY||Signed into law 04/2010||P-12||Efficient Design in School Buildings|
Defines "efficient school design". Enumerates the public benefits of schools constructed or renovated using efficient school design. Creates...
|MD||Signed into law 04/2010||P-12||Requires Support Spaces for Physical Education Instruction|
H.B. 334/S.B. 256
Requires the state department of education to adopt regulations that require all public school buildings newly constructed or completely ren...
|ID||Signed into law 04/2010||P-12||Energy Conservation|
Relates to development of thermal energy systems by school districts; authorizes school districts to develop, own, maintain, operate and con...
|WI||Signed into law 04/2010||P-12||Act 215 - Facilities Provision|
Creates Section 119.16 to require local boards to evaluate all buildings using certain criteria and to develop a master plan governing the u...
|UT||Signed into law 03/2010||P-12||City/County Regulations and District Facilities|
Amends definition of "educational facility". In the case of a land use or structure owned or operated by a school district or charter school...
|OH||Adopted 02/2010||P-12||Energy Efficiency Standards|
OAC 123:4-1-01 thru -07
123:4-1-03: Requires all new construction, renovation, repairs and replacements of buildings to use cost-effective, energy-efficient, green ...
|OH||Signed into law 12/2009||Postsec.||Postsecondary Construction|
H.B. 318 - Section 8
During fiscal year 2010, directs the chancellor of the board of regents to designate one construction project at three different state insti...
|WI||Signed into law 12/2009||P-12||Environmental Quality in Schools Task Force|
Establishes the Indoor Environmental Quality in Schools Task Force; directs the task force to make recommendations to the Department of Publ...
|RI||Signed into law 11/2009||P-12||School Buildings Must Be "Green"|
Requires all public buildings, including schools, to be constructed or renovated, to meet standards established by the United States Green B...
|IL||Signed into law 11/2009||P-12||Chicago Educational Facilities Task Force|
Requires the establishment of a Chicago Educational Facilities Task Force in order to ensure that school facility-related decisions are made...
|CA||Signed into law 10/2009||P-12||Sharing of Real Property and Buildings|
Authorizes a school district to enter into leases and agreements relating to real property and buildings to be used jointly by the district ...
|CA||Vetoed 10/2009||P-12||Seismic Safety Inventory of School Buildings|
Requires the Office of the State Architect to update the seismic safety inventory of school buildings and related report to more accurately ...
|CA||Vetoed 10/2009||P-12||Review for Approval of Athletic Facilities for Gender Equitability|
Requires the state department of education to include, as part of its review of an application for new construction plan approval, a determi...
|CA||Vetoed 10/2009||P-12||Constructability Reviews|
Requires the department of general services to distribute information on the use of constructability reviews of plans and specifications use...
|CA||Signed into law 10/2009||P-12||Charter School Facilities|
From Legislative Counsel's Digest:
Amends existing law which requires that, prior to receiving funding, title to property used for a charte...
|IL||Signed into law 08/2009||P-12||Asbestos Abatement|
Amends the Asbestos Abatement Act. Deletes a provision requiring the department of public health to require local educational agencies to su...
|IL||Signed into law 08/2009||Community College||Electronic|
Provides that electronic bid submissions to community colleges must be considered a sealed document for competitive bid requests if they are...
|IL||Signed into law 08/2009||P-12||Radon Testing|
Recommends that school buildings be tested for radon every five years. Recommends that schools be built using radon resistant construction t...
|NY||Signed into law 08/2009||P-12||New York City School Construction Authority Act|
A.B. 8903 - New York City School Construction Authority Act
Extends sunset date of New York City School Construction Authority Act to June 30, 2014. http://assembly.state.ny.us/leg/?bn=A08903&sh=t...
|OH||Signed into law 07/2009||P-12||School Facilities Commission Director Reporting Responsibilities|
H.B. 1 - Section 3318.312
Directs the executive director of the Ohio school facilities commission, at the state superintendent's request, to advise the superintendent...
|OH||Signed into law 07/2009||P-12||School Health and Safety Inspections|
H.B. 1 - Sections 3313.473, 3313.86, 3701.93 through 3701.936
From DOE summary of H.B. 1:
Section 3313.86: Creates new Section 3313.86. Requires school districts, community schools, STEM schools and ch...
|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 ...
|IL||Signed into law 07/2009||P-12||Construction Projects|
H.B. 2424 - Article 30, Section 30-20
Requires school construction projects supported by grants from the Capital Development Board to receive silver certification from the United...
|KY||Adopted 07/2009||P-12||School Buildings|
702 KAR 4:160
Amends rules that establishing standards that school districts shall meet in operational performance, including construction of public schoo...
|AZ||Signed into law 07/2009||P-12||Charter School Facilities|
Provides for the property tax classification of property leased to a not-for-profit charter school; exempts property that is owned by an edu...
|HI||Vetoed 06/2009||P-12||Standards for Facilities|
Requires construction and renovation of public school facilities to meet the Collaborative for High Performance Schools standards. Also requ...
|WI||Signed into law 06/2009||P-12||Funding Adjustments for School Safety Plans, School Nurses, Transportation, and Energy Efficiency|
Adds 121.91 (4) (L). Defines "local law enforcement agency". Provides additional funding if a local board and local law enforcement agency (...
|NC||Signed into law 06/2009||P-12||Meaning of Public School Buildings as Related to After-school Programs|
Clarifies the meaning of public school buildings as related to after-school child care programs as "any building which is currently approved...
|IL||Signed into law 06/2009||Postsec.||State University Certificates of Participation|
Creates the State University Certificates of Participation Act. Authorizes the board of any state university to enter into financing agreeme...
|TX||Signed into law 06/2009||P-12|
|Sharing Underused Postsecondary Classrooms|
Authorizes an institution of higher education to make available underused classrooms for use by a public junior college for teaching core co...
|TX||Signed into law 06/2009||P-12||Portable/Modular Classrooms|
Defines "relocatable educational facility." Provides that a relocatable educational facility purchased or leased on or after January 1, 2010...
|TX||Signed into law 06/2009||P-12|
|K-12/Postsecondary Sharing of Facility Costs|
H.B. 3646 - Section 74
Authorizes a school district and an institution of higher education located wholly or partially in the county in which the district is locat...
|NC||Signed into law 06/2009||P-12||Building Standards/Pre-K Classes in Public Schools|
Provides that public schools seeking voluntary child care facility licensure may use the same building standards for prekindergarten classro...
|HI||Signed into law 06/2009||P-12|
Makes discretionary, rather than mandatory, fire inspections conducted by the county fire chiefs. Provides that frequency of inspections of ...
|NV||Signed into law 05/2009||P-12||School Construction|
Revises requirements for the purchase of property on subdivided land for school construction; provides that in counties of a specified size ...
|HI||Signed into law 05/2009||P-12||Air Conditioner Electricity and Maintenance Costs|
Repeals certain provisions regarding the cost of electricity and maintenance for air conditioners in schools that were not installed by the ...
|CO||Signed into law 05/2009||P-12||Renewable Energy Efficiency for School Buildings|
Creates the renewable energy and energy efficiency for schools loan program to fund renewable energy projects and battery-powered and hybrid...
|ND||Signed into law 05/2009||P-12||Maintenance of Insurance|
H.B. 1400 - Section 10, Insurance
During the 2009-10 school year and at least once every eight years thereafter, each district is required to obtain an appraisal of its build...
|IN||Signed into law 04/2009||P-12||Facilities|
Requires the state board of education to adopt standards concerning indoor and outdoor air quality and water quality as part of the nonbindi...
|IA||Signed into law 04/2009||P-12|
|Wind Energy Production|
Modifies provisions for facilities qualifying for wind energy production and renewable energy tax credits; provides for use by a private col...
|ID||Signed into law 04/2009||P-12||School Building Plans|
Relating to the State Building Code Act; provides that public school building plans shall be approved by either the local government or the ...
|ID||Signed into law 04/2009||P-12||Cooperative Service Agency Facilities|
Amends and adds to existing law relating to cooperative service agencies to revise provisions relating to certain levies for the purpose of ...
|WA||Signed into law 04/2009||P-12||finance|
Concerns the state's education system; finds ample evidence of a need for continuing to refine the program of basic education funded by the ...
|AR||Signed into law 04/2009||P-12||Inspections of Academic Facilities|
Provides a process for routine inspections and reporting of inspections of public school academic facilities.
|AR||Signed into law 04/2009||P-12||Academic Facilities Review Board|
Establishes an academic facilities review board; provides public school districts with an additional opportunity for a hearing on the determ...
|ID||Signed into law 04/2009||P-12||Facilities|
Relates to school building design and energy efficiency; provides that school districts may seek to qualify for reductions in building repla...
|WA||Signed into law 04/2009||P-12||Capacity Report|
H.B. 2261--Section 113, Capacity
Section 113 charged the office of the superintendent of public instruction with making biennial determinations of the state educational syst...
|KS||Signed into law 03/2009||P-12||Facilities|
Enacts the state fire marshal commissioned inspector act; provides that the state fire marshal and any state educational institution may ent...
|WY||Signed into law 03/2009||P-12||Facilities|
Relates to school facilities; modifies budget process forwarding school building projects recommended by the school facilities commission; r...
|CA||Rule Adoption 10/2008||P-12||LEROY F GREENE SCHOOL FACILITIES ACT OF 1998- AB 1014|
Title 2 CCR Sec(s) 1859.2, 1859.41, 1859.41.1, 1859.42, 1859.42.1,1859.43, 1859.51, 1859.147
Amends rules concerning the Leroy F Greene School Facilities Act of 1998. Adds components to the enrollment projection calculation method us...
|GA||Adopted 10/2008||P-12||Public School Construction|
Amends rule to address processing of plans and specifications for public school construction for the board. Specifies that rule must apply t...
|IL||Signed into law 10/2008||Community College||Use of Community College Buildings During an Emergency|
Authorizes the board of trustees of a community college district to make the buildings of a community college available for emergency purpos...
Revises the process by which a governing board of a school district calculates the maximum fee, against school facility construction that ma...
Adds the acquisition and construction of residential rental property to be used to house teachers and employees of a school district or comm...
|CA||Signed into law 09/2008||P-12||Charter school facilities|
Relates to the Charter Schools Facilities Program under the Leroy F. Green School Facilities Act of 1998 that provides funding to qualifying...
|CA||Signed into law 09/2008||P-12||Solar Facilities|
Requires the Division of the State Architect to develop uniform criteria for precheck approval processes for solar design plans for a school...
|MO||Signed into law 07/2008||P-12||School repair|
Creates the Rebuild Missouri Schools Program to allow loans to rebuild certain damaged school facilities....
|HI||Vetoed 07/2008||P-12||Facilities Alignment Commission|
Creates the facilities alignment commission to establish criteria for the selection of public schools to be consolidated or closed, and to r...
|CA||Signed by Governor 07/2008||P-12||Environmental impact|
Makes technical changes to the California Environmental Quality Act that prohibits an environmental impact report for any project involving ...
|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...
|NH||Signed into law 07/2008||P-12||Facilities Finance|
Makes changes to the process for proration of funds for school building aid grants; transfers authority over questions on the location of sc...
|NH||Signed into law 06/2008||P-12|
|School Indoor Air Quality|
Establishes a commission to study air quality issues in public school buildings; provides for membership and compensation and a report; prov...
|AK||Signed into law 05/2008||P-12||Facilities finance|
Extends specified public school bond debt reimbursement; relates to school construction and maintenance grants; relates to the required part...
|MN||Vetoed 05/2008||P-12||Omnibus prek-12 Education Finance Bill|
Relates to school district development screening aide, teacher and administrator licensure, district teacher compensation aide, district deb...
|CA||Adopted 04/2008||P-12||School Maintenance Program|
Title 2 CCR Sec(s) 1866.1.3, 1866.4.3, 1866.13
Amends rules concerning the state school deferred maintenance program (DMP). Provides state matching funds, on a dollar-for-dollar basis, to...
|CO||Signed into law 03/2008||P-12||Energy Efficient Schools|
Creates the Governors energy office; provides that the energy office will work with communities, utilities, organizations and individuals to...
|WI||Signed into law 03/2008||P-12||Renewable Resource Facility|
Authorizes a school board to construct or acquire, own, operate, and maintain a renewable resource facility. The energy generated by the fac...
|NE||Signed into law 03/2008||P-12||Energy Financing Contracts|
Relates to energy financing contracts; increases the maximum amount of time for repayment for energy financing contracts after the installat...
|CA||Adopted 03/2008||P-12||FACILITIES FOR CHARTER SCHOOLS|
Title 5 CCR
Clarifies and expands existing provisions with regards to facilities and the operation and maintenance of charter schools. Adds content to t...
|NY||Signed into law 01/2008||P-12||New York City Public School Cafeterias|
Directs the commissioner of education to review ventilation and air temperature conditions in public school cafeterias in New York City. Req...
|CA||Chaptered by Secretary of State. Chapter No. 471 10/2007||P-12||Facilities finance|
Relates to design-build contracts for the design and construction of a school facility. Authorizes a school district governing board to ente...
Requires an applicant school district for new construction to submit to the State Allocation Board a one-time report of existing school buil...
|IL||Signed into law 08/2007||P-12||Green School Construction Projects|
Amends 105 ILCS 230/5-40. Provides that school construction projects for which a district first applies for a grant on or after July 1, 2007...
|IL||Signed into law 08/2007||P-12|
|Wind Generation Turbine Farms|
Allows school districts and community college districts to own and operate wind generation turbine farms that directly or indirectly reduce ...
|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 ...
|IL||Signed into law 08/2007||P-12||Green Cities and Smart Cities Grant Program|
Authorizes the department of commerce and economic opportunity to establish and administer a Green Cities grant program and a Smart Cities g...
|IL||Signed into law 08/2007||P-12||Renewable Energy Source Grants|
Subject to appropriation, authorizes the department of commerce and economic opportunity to establish and operate a renewable energy grant p...
|OR||Signed into law 07/2007||P-12||School Facility Planning|
Defines large school district for purposes of provisions relating to school facility planning; modifies provisions regarding school facility...
|NJ||Signed into law 06/2007||P-12||Creates New Jersey Schools Development Authority|
A.B. 4336; S.B. 2796
Establishes the New Jersey Schools Development Authority and revises the school construction program established under the Educational Facil...
|CT||Signed into law 06/2007||P-12||Pesticide Control on School Grounds|
Banns pesticide use on the grounds of middle and high schools; promotes a healthy environment in middle and high school facilities; provides...
|NV||Signed into law 06/2007||P-12||Construction or Renovation of School Buildings|
Provides that, in a county whose population is less than 400,000 (currently counties other than Clark County), plans, designs and specificat...
|HI||Signed into law 05/2007||P-12|
|State Building Code Council|
Establishes a State Building Code Council to establish a comprehensive state building code, to review and adopt new model building codes wit...
|CO||Signed into law 05/2007||P-12||Public School Facilities Equity Act|
Concerns the creation of the Public School Facilities Equity Act to address the capital construction needs of public schools in the State. C...
|CO||Signed into law 05/2007||P-12||School Security for Buildings|
Concerns the School Security Infrastructure Grant Program; provides that the program may be used to remodel or renovate the infrastructure o...
|MT||Signed into law 05/2007||P-12||School Facility Improvement Account|
S.B. 2A (Facilities Funding)
Provides for a school facility improvement account in the state special revenue fund to provide money to schools to implement the recommenda...
|NM||Vetoed 04/2007||P-12||Public School Capital Outlay Omnibus Bill|
Provides that certain school construction projects may be exempted from some state oversight. Amends the public school capital outlay Act to...
|NM||Signed into law 04/2007||P-12||Public School Capital Outlay Omnibus Bill|
Relates to public school facilities; provides that certain school construction projects may be exempted from some state oversight. Amends th...
|NM||Signed into law 04/2007||P-12||Public School Lease Purchase Act|
Allows, under specified circumstances, public school facilities to be acquired pursuant to lease purchase arrangements. Authorizes additiona...
|NM||Signed into law 04/2007||P-12||Charter School Facilities Fund|
Creates fund relating to charter school facilities funding. Provides procedures for meeting the needs of state-chartered and locally charter...
|AL||Signed into law 03/2007||P-12||Tornado Damage Repair|
Makes a supplemental appropriation from the Education Trust Fund in the State Treasury to the State Department of Education, for Enterprise ...
|UT||Signed into law 03/2007||P-12||County and Municipal Land Use Provisions Regarding Schools|
Adds additional building inspections to a list of requirements that a county and municipality may not impose on school districts or
|VA||Signed into law 03/2007||P-12||Career & Technical Education Project Contractor Licensing Requirements Exemption|
Exempts from the contractor licensing requirements work undertaken by students as part of a career and technical education project as define...
|ND||Signed into law 03/2007||P-12||Construction Project Approval|
Schools considering construction projects are required to get approval from the state superintendent. If the superintendent denies the reque...
|WY||Signed into law 02/2007||P-12||Facilities Payment Expansion|
Expands major building and facility repair and replacement payments for school districts to include buildings or facilities that would other...
|WY||Signed into law 02/2007||P-12||District Facilities Account Enforcement|
Provides for enforcment of expenditures from a school district's facilities maintenance, repair and replacement account; reduces payments to...
|UT||Adopted 12/2006||P-12||Oversight of School Inspections|
Provides specific provisions for the oversight of permanent or temporary public school construction/renovation inspections and to identify l...
|Energy Conservation Grant Program|
Requires the Controller to transfer funds from the Ratepayer Relief Fund to an account in the Special Deposit Fund to provide grants to elig...
|CA||Signed into law 09/2006||P-12||Facilities Cost Calculations|
Relates to eligibility for new school building construction calculations. Requires the existing building capacity calculation used to determ...
|CA||Signed into law 09/2006||P-12|
|K-12 and Community College Facilities|
Requires the Department of General Services to establish procedures governing the use of the collaborative process for project development a...
|CA||Signed into law 09/2006||P-12||Healthy Schools Act|
Relates to the Healthy Schools Act. Expands the definition of schoolsite to include private child day care facilities. Requires landlords to...
|WY||Rule Adoption 08/2006||P-12||Criteria for School Building & Facilities Improvement Priority|
Establishes a process to identify and prioritize the relative importance of each school building and facility improvement need on a statewid...
|NC||Signed into law 07/2006||P-12|
|Eminent Domain Restrictions|
Restricts the statutory purposes for which eminent domain may be used by private condemnors, local public condemnors, and other public conde...
|NY||Signed into law 07/2006||P-12||Fire Safety Inspections|
Provides that school buildings may be inspected for fire safety purposes by persons certified by the state to enforce the state uniform fire...
|WA||Rule Adoption 07/2006||P-12||School Plant Facilities State Assistance Authority|
WAC 180-25-005, -012, -015, -020, -025, -030, -035, - 037, -040
To comply with recently passed legislation, transfers authority from the State Board of Education (SBE) to the Office of Superintendent of P...
|NC||Signed into law 07/2006||P-12||Leasing Property for Schools and Facilities|
Authorizes local boards of education to enter into capital leases of real or personal property for schools and facilities. Provides that the...
|NY||Vetoed 07/2006||P-12||Cafeteria Standards|
Relates to the renovation of cafeterias in public school districts located in New York city. Requires the commissioner of labor to establish...
|NC||Signed into law 07/2006||P-12||Schoolchildren's Health Act|
Enacts the schoolchildren 's health act. Provisions relate to: (1) sealing arsenic-treated wood in playgrounds and testing the soil on schoo...
|MI||Signed into law 07/2006||P-12||School Building Construction & Expansion|
Provides that the board of a school district shall not build a school upon a site without having prior title in fee to the
site, a lease for...
|CA||Approved by voters 07/2006||P-12|
|School and University Facilities Funding|
V. 9 (Prop. 1D)
(AB 127-Chapter 35, 2006) Enacts the Kindergarten- University Public Education Facilities Bond Act of 2006 which would authorize a specified...
|IL||Signed into law 06/2006||P-12||Facilities Inspectors/Inspections|
Provides that the qualifications of persons performing reviews and inspections of school facilities must include requirements for training, ...
|LA||Signed into law 06/2006||Postsec.||University/College Facilities Construction|
Defines "design and construction oversight" as (i) the right to review and approve plans and specifications prior to the start of constructi...
|LA||Signed into law 06/2006||P-12||School Facilities Sales|
Authorizes the Recovery School District to sell, exchange, or lease school property or buildings over which it has the rights of ownership t...
|VT||Signed into law 05/2006||P-12||School District Authority|
H.B. 867 - Section 25
Authorizes local boards to make available school facilities and equipment for specified public purposes if such purposes appear, in the judg...
|CA||Signed into law 05/2006||P-12|
|Kindergarten-University Public Education Facilities Bond Act|
Enacts the Kindergarten-University Public Education Facilities Bond Act of 2006. Authorizes a specified amount in state general obligation b...
|AR||Signed into law 04/2006||P-12||Extraordinary Circumstances Fund|
H.B. 1036, S.B. 22
Establishes the extraordinary circumstances program for public school academic facilities.The Commission for Public School Academic Faciliti...
|ID||Signed into law 03/2006||P-12||Best Practices Building Maintenance Plan|
H.B. 743 Section 9
Requires the administrator of the division of building safety and the state department of education to draft a best practices maintenance pl...
|WY||Signed into law 03/2006||P-12||Facility Plans|
Relates to school capital construction; modifies the school district facility planning process; clarifies the procedures regarding review of...
|MS||Signed into law 03/2006||P-12||Additional School Board Powers|
Authorizes school boards to partner with entities, organizations and corporations for the purpose of benefiting the school district and to b...
|NM||Signed into law 03/2006||P-12||Facilities Plans, Projections, Construction|
From Fiscal Note: The bill requires all school districts to have submitted a five-year facilities plan which includes enrollment projections...
|NJ||Issued 02/2006||P-12||Ovesight of the School Construction Program|
Executive Order No. 3
Creates a new position of oversight of the School Construction Program and a new working group that will oversee a full review of the progra...
|NJ||Issued 02/2006||P-12||Special Counsel to the Governor for School Construction|
E.O. 3; (NEW BILL)
(Executive Order 2006-3) Creates the position of Special Counsel to the Governor for School Construction ("Special Counsel.") The Special Co...
|DE||Signed into law 01/2006||P-12||School "Energy Fund" Appropriations|
The legislature appropriated $5,000,000 to the Department of Education for an "Energy Fund". These funds will help reorganized school distri...
|CA||Vetoed 09/2005||P-12||Bids for Construction Work|
An act to amend Section 20112 of the Public Contract Code, relating to public contracts. Requires notice for bids for district projects to b...
|NY||Signed into law 08/2005||P-12||Cleaning products in schools|
Requires the procurement and use of environmentally sensitive cleaning and maintenance products in elementary and secondary schools; defines...
|IL||Signed into law 07/2005||P-12||School Facility Plans and Inspections|
Requires the state board of education to adopt rules for the documentation of school plan reviews and inspections of school facilities and t...
|CA||Signed into law 07/2005||P-12||Charter School Facilities|
An act to amend Section 47610 of , and to add Section 47610.5 to, the Education Code, relating to charter schools. Expressly includes the Ca...
|HI||Signed into law 07/2005||P-12||Facilities Funding and Oversight|
Transfers the management of the state educational facilities improvement special fund and capital improvement and repair and maintenance pro...
|HI||Signed into law 07/2005||P-12||Asbestos Testing|
Requires the Department of Education (DOE) to conduct asbestos tests prior to renovations or painting of school facilities at all DOE school...
|TN||Signed into law 06/2005||P-12||Construction Management Services|
Allows use of construction management services which are provided for a fee and which involve preconstruction and construction administratio...
|TN||SIGNED BY GOVERNOR. 06/2005||P-12||Indoor Air Quality|
AN ACT to amend Tennessee Code Annotated, Title 49 and Title 68, relative to indoor air quality and mold in schools Encourages each district...
|NV||Signed into law 05/2005||P-12||Use of school buildings andfacilities by outside groups and organizations|
The Legislature encourages the board of trustees of each school district in this State to adopt policies, or, if
applicable, to revise exist...
|TX||Signed into law 05/2005||Postsec.|
|Dual Usage of Facilities|
Allows the establishment of a dual usage educational complex by a junior college district and other political subdivisions or institutions o...
|AZ||Signed into law 05/2005||P-12||Procurement of Construction, Construction Services, Materials or Services|
H.B. 2349 (section 2)
Replaces the statutory limits for procurement of construction, construction services, materials or services that the state board must adopt ...
|CT||Signed into law 05/2005||P-12||Automatic Fire Extinguishing System Waivers|
Authorizes the State Fire Marshal and the State Building Inspector to jointly grant variations or exemptions from, or approve equivalent or ...
|MD||Signed into law 04/2005||P-12||Public School Facilities|
Repeals a provision of law requiring the transfer of public school facilities and property from the Mayor and City Council of Baltimore to t...
|AZ||Signed into law 04/2005||P-12||School Siting|
Requires the school facilities board to provide school districts with information every two years on improving and maintaining the environme...
|AR||Signed into law 04/2005||P-12||Design Build Construction|
Defines "design-build," "design-builder" and "design-build contract." Permits any school district to use design-build construction as a proj...
|AR||Signed into law 04/2005||P-12||School Buildings and Facilities|
Amends Arkansas code 6-20-402. Allows a district to terminate a long-term lease agreement at the end of any fiscal year for the district. Re...
|AR||Signed into law 04/2005||P-12||Public School Academic Facilities Funding|
This subchapter is known as and may be cited as the "Arkansas Public School Academic Facilities Funding Act." Determines the value of total ...
|AR||Signed into law 04/2005||P-12||Energy Savings Contracts|
Concerns energy savings contracts for school districts. http://www.arkleg.state.ar.us/ftproot/bills/2005/public/sb1095.pdf...
|AR||Signed into law 04/2005||P-12||School Buildings in Consolidated School Districts|
Establishes procedures for the preservation, sale and/or disposal of school buildings in school districts that have been consolidated. Allow...
|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||Public School Facilities Program Act|
Establishes the Arkansas Public School Academic Facilities Program Act. Requires the Division of Public School Academic Facilities and
|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...
|AR||Signed into law 03/2005||P-12||Public-Public Partnerships|
Defines "public-public partnership" as a contractual agreement between a school district and another governmental agency, political subdivis...
|AR||Signed into law 03/2005||Postsec.||Higher Education Technology and Facility Improvement|
Authorizes the Development Authority Finance Authority to issue higher education general authority bonds for technology and facility improve...
|AR||Signed into law 03/2005||P-12||Education Service Cooperatives|
An act to allow education service cooperatives to purchase or construct buildings as may be required to provide authorized programs and serv...
|AZ||Vetoed 03/2005||P-12||School Facilities Board|
Amends provisions relating to the school facilities board. Bars the school facilities board from entering into lease-to-own transactions as ...
|KY||Signed into law 03/2005||P-12||School Facility Construction Commission (SFCC) Review|
H.B. 267 (Facility Component)
Directs the Office of Education Accountability to conduct a review of the SFCC's ability to provide local school districts with necessary de...
|CA||Signed into law 09/2004||P-12||Schools: Uniform Complaint Process|
Requires a school district to use its uniform complaint process to help identify and resolve any emergency or urgent facilities conditions t...
|CA||Vetoed 09/2004||P-12||School Accountability Report Card: Requirements|
Deletes the requirement, under the Classroom Instructional Improvement and Accountability Act, that the School Accountability Report Card in...
|CA||Signed into law 09/2004||P-12||Annual Report on Status of Low-Performing Schools|
S.B. 550 (multiple provisions)
Requires the county superintendent to annually present a report to the governing board of each school district under his or her jurisdiction...
|CA||Signed into law 09/2004||P-12||Applicants to High Priority Schools Grant Program|
S.B. 550 (multiple provisions)
Requires schools initially applying to participate in the High Priority Schools Grant Program on or after the 2004–05 fiscal year to include...
|CA||Signed into law 09/2004||P-12||District Uniform Complaint Process|
S.B. 550 (multiple provisions)
SEC. 12: Requires a school district to use its uniform complaint process to help identify and resolve any deficiencies related to
|CA||Signed into law 09/2004||P-12||Facilities Inspection System|
S.B. 550 (multiple provisions)
Existing law, the Leroy F. Greene State School Building Lease-Purchase Law of 1976, the Leroy F. Greene State School Building
|CA||Signed into law 09/2004||P-12||School Accountability Report Cards|
S.B. 550 (multiple provisions)
SEC. 10: Requires the school accountability report card to include information regarding the availability of sufficient textbooks and other ...
|CA||Vetoed 09/2004||P-12||School Facilities|
Requires the State Allocation Board to adopt regulations to implement design standards for school facilities in accordance with guidelines e...
|CA||Signed into law 09/2004||P-12||Building Standards: Public Information|
Relates to the Field Act that requires the Department of General Services to supervise the design and construction of school buildings to en...
|CA||Signed into law 09/2004||P-12||Schools: Environmental and Endangerment Assessment|
Relates to the Leroy F. Greene School Facilities Act of 1998. Authorizes the governing board of a school district to make a written request ...
|RI||Passed 07/2004||P-12||Environmental Health And Safety|
(Joint Resolution) Creates a twenty-four (24) member special joint commission, whose purpose it would be to develop a comprehensive statewid...
|MO||To governor 05/2004||P-12||School District Emergency Preparedness|
Allows for the adoption of emergency preparedness plans for the use during natural disasters or other community emergencies by school distri...
|MD||Signed into law 05/2004||P-12||Public School Facilities Act|
Authorizes a county to finance the construction or renovation of public school facilities, under specified circumstances, using alternative ...
|CA||Signed into law 08/2003||P-12||Public Schools and Election Days|
Authorizes governing school boards to exercise options in response to a request of local election officials to use schools for polling place...
|TN||Signed into law 06/2003||P-12||Mold Abatement|
Creates task force to establish guidelines for mold abatement in public schools....
|AZ||Signed into law 05/2003||P-12||Use of School Facilities|
States student political organizations may be granted the uncompensated use of school district property and may conduct lawful meetings on s...
|MD||Signed into law 05/2003||P-12||Use of Solar Energy|
Relates to the pilot program to use solar energy in public school buildings. Extends program from solely newly constructed buildings to also...
|CA||Adopted 05/2003||P-12||Leroy F. Greene School Facilities Act of 1998|
Title 2 CCR 1859.61, .105, .106, .141, .142, .145, .147, .148, .150.1, .151, .152, .153
Establishes emergency rules concerning Leroy F. Greene Facilities Act of 1998, specifying amending the audit requirements for the Critically...
|MI||Signed into law 12/2002||P-12||School Construction Liability|
Clarifies liability for certain school construction projects; provides that the architect or engineer preparing the plans and specifications...
|AZ||Became law without governor's signature 06/2002||P-12||Lease-to-Own Facility Finance Programs|
Creates new sections permitting 1) school facilities board to acquire school facilities to permit local districts to use through a lease-to-...
|AZ||Became law without governor's signature 06/2002||P-12||Deficiencies Corrections Deadlines and State Schools for Deaf and Blind|
States that dates by which actions must be completed do not apply to the Arizona state schools for the deaf and the blind. Requires that sch...
|AZ||Became law without governor's signature 06/2002||P-12||Duties of School Facilities Board|
Requires that school building inspection carried out by school facilities board every five years ensure compliance wtih routine preventative...
|AZ||Became law without governor's signature 06/2002||P-12||Minimum Adequate Gross Square Footage Requirements|
Makes addition to subsection forbidding local board to reduce pupil square footage when such action would cause the district to fall below m...
|AZ||Became law without governor's signature 06/2002||P-12||Minimum School Facility Adequacy Requirements|
Estabishes specific circumstances under which excess square footage in new construction may not be included in the gross square footage. Als...
|IL||Signed into law 06/2002||P-12||School Building Safety/Fire Inspections|
Allows for only one one-year extension to be granted a school to make improvements to bring buildings up to school building safety code stan...
|AZ||Signed into law 05/2002||P-12||School Closure Community Meetings|
Requires thirty days' written notice to all parents of students at school board is considering closing prior to community meeting on closure...
|FL||Signed into law 05/2002||P-12||Education Code Re-Write: Education Facility Survey|
According to state legislative summary, "To ensure that educational facilities information used by the legislature is accurate, [section] is...
|FL||Signed into law 05/2002||P-12|
|Education Code Re-Write: Compliance with Florida Building Code and Charter Building Expenses|
According to state legislative summary, "Clarifies that school district, community college and university facilities are to comply with the ...
|FL||Signed into law 05/2002||P-12||Education Code Re-Write: Proposed School Site on Contaminated Land Prohibited|
New section forbids building of K-12 school on or adjacent to known contaminated site unless action has been taken to ascertain that student...
|FL||Signed into law 05/2002||P-12||Education Code Re-Write: Relocatable Classrooms|
Eliminates date for purgation of certain relocatable classrooms and establishes system by which districts may obtain permission to continue ...
|ME||Public Law No. 04/2002||P-12||City Use of School Building|
Provides that a municipality may use a school building transferred to it by a school board for municipal purposes in the condition that the ...
|ID||Signed into law 03/2002||P-12||School Abatement|
Amends existing law to clarify requirements for the abatement of unsafe or unhealthy conditions in school buildings; defines a serious safet...
|ME||Signed into law 03/2002||P-12||Number of Alternative Delivery Pilot Projects for School Construction and Maximum Cost Increased|
Increases the number of construction-manager-at-risk alternative delivery pilot projects for school construction; increases the maximum proj...
|PA||Signed into law 12/2001||Postsec.||Sprinkler Systems in Dormatories|
Requires dormitories in public and private institutions of high education to conform to certain automatic sprinkler system specifications. E...
|AR||Signed into law 03/2001||P-12||The Disposition of Property by School Districts|
AN ACT TO DIRECT THE DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION TO ESTABLISH RULES AND REGULATIONS REGARDING THE DISPOSITION OF PUBLIC PROPERTY BY PUBLIC EDUCA...
|VA||To governor 02/2001||P-12||Performance-Based Contracts|
Allows any local governing body, school district or public institution of higher education to enter into energy performance-based contracts ...
|CA||Signed into law 09/2000||P-12||Temporary School Buildings|
Deletes the condition that required the relocatable building to be in use for classroom purposes on or before September 30, 1997 and would a...
|CA||Vetoed 09/2000||P-12||California School Facilities|
Appropriates funds to the State Department of Education for repairs, upgrades, and expansion of existing conservation education facilities, ...
|CA||Signed into law 09/2000||P-12||Day Care Facilities|
Requires the Superintendent of Public Instruction to contract with a nonprofit organization that has staff with expertise in financing and c...
|CA||Signed into law 09/2000||P-12||Year Round School Grant Program|
Requires the superintendent to comply with prescribed provisions of the Leroy F. Greene School Facilities Act of 1998 in making calculations...
|CA||Vetoed 09/2000||P-12||School Building Construction|
Authorizes the State Allocation Board to develop a pilot program in as many as 4 applicant school districts under the Greene Act to demonstr...
|NY||Signed into law 09/2000||P-12||School Building Safety|
Provides that plans and specifications for all school buildings in the State be submitted to local fire and law enforcement authorities....
|CA||Signed into law 07/2000||P-12||Temp. School Facilities|
Extends until January 1, 2002, those waivers granted by the State Allocation Board under the Field Act to a school district for occupancy of...
|CA||Signed into law 07/2000||P-12||Building Code Exemptions|
Chapter No. 65; Exempts from specified provisions concerning the design, construction, reconstruction, or alteration of a school building, u...
|SC||Became law without governor's signature 06/2000||P-12||School Facilities|
Authorizes the Board of Education to acquire school buildings and other facilities relating to school district operations; allows this acqui...
|ID||Signed into law 04/2000||P-12||Uniform School Building Safety Code Commission|
Creates an Idaho Uniform School Building Safety Code Commission which shall develop an Idaho Uniform School Building Safety Code; provides f...
|ID||Signed into law 04/2000||P-12||Unhealthy Conditions in Schools|
Requires school districts to identify and abate unsafe and unhealthy conditions in schools in the district; creates a School Safety and Heal...
|VA||Signed into law 03/2000||P-12||Community Use of School Facilities, Property|
Amends the statute authorizing schools boards to permit the use of school property, under such conditions as will not impair the efficiency ...