|ME||Signed into law 05/2013||P-12||Encourages High School Students To Complete Community Service|
Existing law allows students to demonstrate achievement of the standards through multiple pathways and mulltiple opportunities. Added commun...
|WA||Signed into law 04/2013||P-12||Promotion of Policies that Provide Incentives for Students to Participate in Community Service|
Requires each school district to adopt a policy that is supportive of community service and provides an incentive, such as recognition or cr...
|LA||Signed into law 05/2012||P-12||Distinction for Community Service Diploma Endorsement|
Authorizes the State Board of Elementary and Secondary Education to develop a diploma endorsement program for the performance of community s...
|AZ||Vetoed 05/2012||P-12||Community Service Commendation|
Establishes procedures in cooperation with the governor's office to encourage pupils to perform two hundred hours of community service pursu...
|OH||Signed into law 06/2011||P-12||Ohio Commission on Service and Volunteerism|
H.B. 153 - Ohio Commission on Service and Volunteerism
Renames the Ohio community service council the Ohio commission on service and volunteerism.
Pages 156-162 of 1000: http://www.legislature.st...
|NJ||Signed into law 01/2010||P-12||Community Service Pilot Project|
Establishes in the Department of Education a four- year Community Service Phase Two Pilot Enhancement Program for high school juniors; provi...
|CA||Vetoed 10/2009||P-12||High School Credit for Community Service|
Authorizes the governing board of a school district to offer credit for hours of community service provided by a pupil outside of school hou...
|CA||Vetoed 10/2009||P-12||Excused Absence to Participate in Civic Engagement Activities|
Amends existing law that authorizes a pupil to be excused from school for specified reasons. Includes civic engagement activities offered by...
|OH||Signed into law 07/2009||P-12||Quality of and Recognition for Community Service Projects|
H.B. 1 - Section 3313.605
Partially from the DOE summary of H.B. 1: Revises the current law permitting school districts to include community service education within ...
|FL||Signed into law 06/2009||P-12||Damaged Textbook Fees/Service-Learning Programs/Charter School Grades/Regional Professional Development Academies|
- Deletes a provision that requires a public school principal to collect a percentage of a textbook's purchase price from...
|TX||Signed into law 06/2009||P-12||Student Election Clerks|
Allows certain high school students to serve as election clerks. Provides an excused absence for such service. Adds new section 33.092 allow...
|UT||Signed into law 03/2009||P-12||Duties of Commission on Volunteers|
Relates to the Utah Commission on Volunteers. Removes the commission's duty to prepare service learning applications. Removes the commission...
|GA||adopted 07/2008||P-12||Learn and Serve Grant|
Amends rule to address the purpose, terms and conditions, eligible recipients, criteria for award, and directions and deadlines for applying...
|IL||Signed into law 08/2007||P-12||Civic Education Advancement|
Provides that funding for civic education professional development for high school teachers must be provided by line item appropriation made...
|IA||Signed into law 04/2007||P-12||Students as Precinct Election Board Members|
Allows a county commissioner of elections to appoint high school students in good standing to serve as precinct election board members. http...
|VA||Signed into law 03/2007||P-12||Excellence in Community Service Diploma Seal|
Requires the Board of Education to establish criteria for awarding a diploma seal for excellence in community service for the standard and a...
|IL||Signed into law 06/2006||P-12||Community Service Education Act|
Creates the Community Service Education Act. Establishes the Community Service Education Program. with voluntary district participation. Ide...
|WI||Signed into law 05/2006||P-12||High School Poll Workers|
Act. No. 451
Eliminates the minimum grade point average requirement for poll workers who are high school students. Authorizes school boards to develop c...
|CO||Became law without governor's signature 05/2006||P-12||Community Service Recognition|
Concerns recognition of community service performed by students; requires each school district to adopt a policy whereby a student may earn ...
|HI||Signed into law 05/2006||P-12||Commission for National and Community Service|
Reduces the term of membership on the Hawaii Commission for National and Community Service from 4 to 3 years. http://www.capitol.hawaii.gov/...
|ME||Signed into law 05/2006||P-12||Task Force on Citizenship Education|
H.B. 1504; LD2112
Reestablishes the Task Force on Citizenship Education and extends a reporting deadline; provides that the joint standing committee of the Le...
|ID||Issued 04/2006||P-12||Idaho Commission for National and Community Service|
Executive Order 2006-14
Changes the name of the Idaho Commission for National and Community Service to "Serve Idaho", with the tagline of "Governor's Commission on ...
|WA||Signed into law 03/2006||P-12||Study on Quality Environmental Education|
Directs the office of superintendent of public instruction to conduct an environmental education study in partnership with public and privat...
|MD||Vetoed 04/2005||P-12||Department of Juvenile Services Educational Programs - Private Residential Rehabilitative Institutions|
Requiring private residential rehabilitative institutions to develop and implement a specified educational program; requiring a specified ed...
|GA||Adopted 01/2005||P-12||Community Service Grant|
Establishes rules regarding the community service grant....
|AK||Signed into law 09/2004||P-12||Alaska State Community Service Commission|
Administrative Order 220
Reestablishes the Alaska State Community Service Commission to update its duties and organizational structure. Establishes membership, offic...
|CA||Issued 08/2004||P-12||California Service Corps|
Executive Order S-14-04
Rescinds executive order D-51-02 establishing Governor's Office on Service and Volunteerism (GO SERV) as the lead agency for promoting servi...
|IL||Signed into law 08/2003||P-12||Community Service|
Provides that community service may include participation in a high school or community blood drive or other blood recruitment campaign. Pro...
|ME||Signed into law 06/2003||P-12||Citizenship Education|
(House Resolve) Establishes the Commission to Study the Scope and Quality of Citizenship Education. Commission is to be comprised of three s...
|TX||Signed into law 05/2003||Postsec.||Service Learning Requirement|
Urging public and private institutions of higher education in the State of Texas to adopt service learning as an important pedagogical tool ...
|AZ||Signed into law 05/2003||P-12||Volunteerism in Schools|
Directs Board of Education to establish guidelines to promote volunteerism in community services for students in grades 9 through 12 prior t...
|IA||Signed into law 04/2003||P-12||Service Learning, Character Education|
Local boards or heads of a nonpublic school may require service learning units for a service learning endorsement on a high school diploma o...
|WV||Signed into law 03/2002||Postsec.||Credit for Services Performed, Dual Enrollment|
Each governing board is required to establish and implement a policy through which college students obtain credit toward graduation for serv...
|CA||Signed into law 01/2002||P-12||Omnibus Bill - Service Learning Component|
Creates the Cesar Chavez Day of Service and Learning program to promote service to the communities of
California in honor of the life and wo...
|CA||Signed into law 09/2000||P-12||Intergenerational Programs|
Requires the California Commission on Improving Life Through Service, in consultation with an advisory board consisting of representatives o...
|CA||Signed into law 09/2000||P-12||Cal. State Service Learning Program|
Requires the systemwide Office of Community Service Learning of the California State University to develop, coordinate, and promote systemwi...
|NY||Vetoed 08/2000||P-12||Community Service|
Veto No. 9 of 2000. Directs Commissioner of Education in consultation with Chancellor of the State University of New York and the Chancellor...
|KY||Signed into law 03/2000||P-12||Community Volunteerism|
Transfers the Kentucky Commission on Community Volunteerism and Service from the Council on Postsecondary Education to the Office of the Sec...