|FL||P-12||Digital Materials, Recognitions, Certificates, and Technical Assistance|
S.B. 1076 - Digital Materials, Recognitions, Certificates, and Technical Assistance
Revises Section 1003.4203, "Digital curriculum," to "Digital materials, recognitions, certificates, and technical assistance." Repeals refer...
|OR||Signed into law 05/2013||P-12||Relating to the use of technology in schools.|
Allows schools to incorporate personal electronic devices to support academic activity and curriculum.
|GA||Signed into law 05/2013||P-12||Digital Learning|
Allows the State Board of Education to establish a grant program to incentivize the adoption of digital learning using high speed internet c...
|MT||Signed into law 04/2013||P-12||Technology Acquisition and Depreciation Funding|
Revises laws related to technology acquisition and depreciation funding. Clarifies that cloud computing services for technology infrastructu...
|UT||Signed into law 03/2013||P-12|
|Modification of Education-related Reporting Requirements|
Primarily from bill summary: Eliminates an annual report to the education interim committee on teacher quality, including teacher supply and...
|NM||Vetoed 03/2013||P-12||Education Technology Equipment|
From bill analysis: Defines two terms – "education technology equipment" and "education technology" as used in several places in the public ...
|AL||Signed into law 05/2012||P-12||At-Risk Students|
S.B. 318 - At-Risk Students
From K-12 appropriations bill: Permits at-risk funds to be used for student programs to improve the efficiency and utilization of technology...
|AL||Signed into law 05/2012||P-12||Student Data|
S.B. 318 - Student Data
Provides that $950,000 of the appropriation to the Governor's High Hopes for Alabama Students program be expended to link the Alabama Studen...
|AL||Signed into law 05/2012||P-12||Electronic Textbooks, Wireless Electronic Devices, and Bonds|
Establishes the Alabama Ahead Act. Beginning with the 2012-13 school year, requires provision of electronic textbooks and other instructiona...
|FL||Signed into law 04/2012||P-12||Digital Instructional Materials Work Group|
H.B. 5101 - Digital Instructional Materials Work Group
From bill analysis: Creates the Digital Instructional Materials Work Group. The purpose of the 8 member group is to plan and monitor the imp...
|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...
|VT||Signed into law 05/2011||P-12||Technology in Schools|
S.B. 100 - Technology Provisions
This section requires the Department to report to the legislature on current and planned use of technology and Internet services in public s...
|ID||Signed into law 04/2011||P-12||Online learning|
S.B. 1184 -Online Learning
Requires the State Board of Education to create digital citizenship standards, and to consider adding online courses as a graduation require...
|ID||Signed into law 04/2011||P-12||Public School Technology|
S.B. 1184 - Technology
Provides high school teachers with mobile computing devices first in the rollout beginning with the 2012-2013 school year. Provides one-thir...
|NY||Signed into law 03/2011||P-12||Definition of Textbook|
S.B. 2808 - Part A-I, Sec. 1, 3,
Provides that for expenses incurred after July 1, 2011, a textbook may mean school library materials, computer software, and instructional c...
|CA||Signed into law 09/2010||P-12||Technology and Supplementary Instructional Materials|
From bill analysis: Includes in the definition of "supplementary instructional materials" instructional materials that use current relevant ...
|CA||Signed into law 08/2010||P-12||Technology-Based Materials as Part of Instructional Materials|
Adds that a nonpublic, nonsectarian school that provides K-12 special education services must, in providing state-adopted, standards-based, ...
|IL||Signed into law 07/2010||P-12||Electronic Textbooks|
Provides that among other purposes (i.e., purchasing textbooks and software), the School Safety and Educational Improvement Block Grant Prog...
|NY||Signed into law 07/2010||P-12||Donating Used Computers to Schools|
This bill extends for three years until July 1, 2013 the provision allowing political subdivisions to donate surplus computer equipment to s...
|OR||Rule Adoption 02/2010||P-12||Instructional Material|
Amends rules relating to digital, electronic and web- based instructional materials. Requires that the board as part of the contracting proc...
|CA||Signed into law 10/2009||P-12||Definition of "Technology-Based Materials"|
Relates to instructional materials. Revises the definition of technology-based materials to specify that they may include the electronic equ...
|CA||Vetoed 10/2009||P-12||Education Technology Task Force|
Adds Article 15.1., "Education Technology Task Force" to the education code. Defines "technology literacy". Establishes a task force for edu...
|IL||Vetoed 08/2009||Postsec.||Data Security on State Computers Act|
S.B. 2218 -- pp 1-4
Amends and adds to the Data Security on State Computers Act. Directs each public university's governing board to implement and administer
|IL||Signed into law 08/2009||P-12||Children's Low-Cost Laptop Act|
Creates the Children's Low-Cost Laptop Act. Requires the state board of education to establish a pilot project schools serving students in a...
|TX||Signed into law 06/2009||P-12||Electronic Textbooks and Instructional Materials|
Relates to instructional materials and technological equipment in public schools. Adds Section 31.0231, "Electronic Textbook and Instruction...
|FL||Signed into law 05/2009||P-12|
|School Construction Bonds/Virtual Instruction Program/School Breakfast Programs/Florida Teacher Lead Program|
Creates the Florida Qualified School Construction Bond Allocation Act; requires the Office of Technology and Information Services (under sup...
|NH||Signed into law 06/2008||P-12||Laptops for All 7th Graders|
Establishes a task force to study the feasibility of supplying laptop computers to all 7th grade children in the state; requires the task fo...
|TN||Signed into law 06/2008||P-12|
Makes changes to eligibility requirements for HOPE scholarships; enacts the "Helping Heroes Act of 2008" to provide scholarships for veteran...
|SC||Became law without GOVERNOR'S signature. 06/2008||Postsec.||"State Light Rail" Communication Grid|
Establishes the Light Rail Consortium; provides for facilities-based advanced high performance communications infrastructure in support of t...
|KS||Signed into law 05/2008||P-12||Broadband Technology-Based Network Access|
Relates to a broadband technology-based network to which schools, libraries and hospitals may connect for broadband internet access and intr...
|ID||Signed into law 03/2008||P-12||technology|
Enables the Department of Administration to start the process of implementing a statewide education network; creates a place for funds when ...
|NY||Adopted 09/2007||P-12||Loan of Instructional Computer Hardware|
Title 8 NYCRR Sections 21.3 and 100.12
Provides for the loan of instructional computer hardware from public schools to nonpublic schools.
Pages 7-10 of 34: http://www.dos.state.ny...
|IL||Signed into law 08/2007||P-12||Technology Immersion Pilot Project|
Extends the technology immersion pilot project established by the state board of education for another 3 years. Extends the repeal of provis...
|NV||Signed into law 06/2007||P-12||Accountability and Technology Infrastructure|
Revises provisions governing the annual reports of accountability and the plans to improve. Eliminate the requirement for the establishment ...
|NE||Signed into law 05/2007||P-12||Educational Service Units and Early Childhood Education Grants|
Relates to educational service units and school funding, incuding distance education. Changes provisions relating to: election of board memb...
|TN||Signed into law 05/2007||P-12||Broadband Task Force Membership|
Expands the membership of the Tennessee Broadband Task Force to include a representative of the department of education and requires the tas...
|ND||Signed into law 04/2007||Postsec.||Technology Planning and Use|
A new section requires the state board of higher education to manage and regulate information technology planning and services for instituti...
|NY||Signed into law 04/2007||P-12||Instructional Computer Hardware and Technology Equipment Apportionment|
S.B. 2107 - Part B, Section 7-a and 7-b
Section 7-a: Adds new section 753 to education code, on instructional computer hardware and technology equipment apportionment. Authorizes a...
|NM||Signed into law 04/2007||P-12||Educational Technology Deficiency Correction Fund|
Provides criteria for allocations from the Educational Technology Deficiency Correction Fund.
|Technology Donation Program; Higher Ed. Councils; Health Education Loan Program|
Requires the state's Chief Technology Officer (CTO) to create and implement a program to refurbish and donate state surplus computers which ...
|VA||Signed into law 03/2007||P-12|
|Wireless Broadband Services Funding for Schools|
Specifies that the Public-Private Education Facilities and Infrastructure Act can be used for projects related to the technology and infrast...
|WV||Signed into law 03/2007||P-12||21st Century Tools for Schools Technology Initiative|
Establishes the 21st Century Tools for 21st Century Schools Technology Initiative to replace, enhance and fund current technology programs i...
|IL||Adopted 10/2006||P-12||Technology Immersion Pilot Project|
23 IAC 365.10, .20, .30, .40, .50, .60
Provides for the distribution of wireless laptop computers, associated hardware and software, and professional development to seven pilot di...
|CA||Signed into law 09/2006||P-12||K-12 High-Speed Network|
Establishes the K-12 High-Speed Network to enrich pupil educational experiences and improve pupil academic performance by providing high spe...
|FL||Signed into law 06/2006||P-12||Discounted Computers and Internet Access Program|
Relates to students, computers and internet access; creates a program to offer discounted computers and Internet access to public school stu...
|OH||Signed into law 05/2006||P-12||Education Management Information System Advisory Board|
Establishes the education management information system advisory board. Directs the board to make recommendations to the department of educa...
|AZ||Signed into law 04/2006||P-12||Standards for Technology Purchases|
Requires school district governing boards to vote to adopt or reject technology standards.
The state board of education shall post technolog...
|LA||Signed into law 06/2005||P-12|
|Donation of Political Subdivisions' Surplus Computer Equipment|
Requires political subdivisions to establish procedures to give first priority for donation of their surplus computer equipment to public el...
|An Order to Create the PK-20 Telecommunications and Technology Infrastructure Board and other Committees|
Creates the PK-20 Telecommunications and Technology Infrastructure Board, the Broadband Access Infrastructure Board and the Telecommunciatio...
|IN||Signed into law 05/2005||P-12||Grants for Technology Plans|
H.B. 1001 (Section 127)
Rewrites IC 20-20-13-18 on uses of school technology. Requires grants for technology plans to fund uses that promote 1:1 computing infrastr...
|NM||Signed into law 04/2005||P-12||Educational Technology|
Creates the Educational Technology Deficiency Correction Fund.
No later than September 1, 2005, the Education Technology Bureau will define ...
|ID||Signed into law 04/2005||P-12||Division of Operations|
A portion of this bill repeals fiscal support for the Idaho student information management system (ISIMS) in section 33-120A of the Idaho Co...
|NM||Signed into law 04/2005||P-12||Instructional Material|
Relates to Instructional material allocation calculation, distributed and expenditure; provides for fees; creates a fund.
|AR||Signed into law 04/2005||P-12||Digital Conversion of Educational Television|
Concerns the Department of Education educational television division general network maintenance and digital conversion phase III general im...
|KY||Signed into law 03/2005||P-12||Data Research Initiative|
H.B. 267 (Data Research Initiative Provision)
Creates the Kentucky data research initiative, a partnership between elementary and secondary schools and postsecondary education research i...
|IL||Signed into law 08/2004||P-12||Technical Immersion Project|
H.B. 4944; S.B.2732
Amends the School Code and the State Finance Act. Requires the State Board of Education to establish a 3-year technology immersion pilot pro...
|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...
|CO||Signed into law 05/2004||Community College|
|Restructuring of Community Colleges|
Enacts recommendations of governor's task force on the community college system; reduction of the system office's administrative costs by 35...
|CT||Signed into law 05/2004||P-12||Education Technology Programs & Technology Infrastructure|
Concerning education technology programs; requires schools to consider wireless technology in planning school construction projects and to t...
|UT||Signed into law 03/2004||P-12||Donated Computers for Schools|
Terminates a pilot program for the acquisition and refurbishing of donated computers to be used in the state's public schools; eliminates re...
|WY||Signed into law 03/2004||P-12||Statewide Education Technology Network|
Relates to the statewide education technology network; authorizes private school access....
|AR||Became law without governor's signature 01/2004||P-12||Distance Learning|
Assists public schools through the establishment of grants for distance learning; provides for the establishment of standards for eligible e...
|MI||Signed into law 08/2003||P-12||Statewide Wireless Technology Program (Freedom to Learn)|
H.B. 4401 (multiple provisions)
Sec. 98b. (1) From the school aid stabilization fund created in section 11a, there is appropriated and allocated for
2003-2004 an amount not...
|CA||Signed into law 08/2002||P-12|
|Telecommunications Services to Education Institutions|
Includes in the Legislature's policies for telecommunications in the State, providing education institutions, health care institutions, and ...
|IL||Signed into law 07/2002||P-12|
|Illinois Century Network|
Amends the Illinois Century Network Act. Provides that the Illinois Century Network shall be a service creating and maintaining high speed t...
|CA||Vetoed 09/2001||P-12||Internet access in every middle or junior high school|
Requires the Superintendent of Public Instruction to conduct a study and report to the Legislature regarding the most cost-effective means o...
|OK||Signed into law 05/2001||P-12||Oklahoma Statewide Portal System|
Creates the Oklahoma Statewide Portal System; relates to Internet access....
|WY||Signed into law 02/2001||P-12||Wyoming Technology Transfer Center Program|
Relates to the University of Wyoming Technology Transfer Center Program; repeals the provision providing for a sunset date of the program an...
|OH||Signed by governor 06/2000||P-12||Electronic textbooks|
1999 H.B. 32
Schools may furnish computer software, CD-ROMs, computer courseware, and online services to students in lieu of textbooks, though these must...
|MN||Signed by governor 05/2000||P-12||Telecommunications Access Funding|
Establishes a new categorical aid to fund telecommunication access for two years: FY 2001 and FY 2002. Requires the commissioner of CFL, in ...
|KY||Signed into law 04/2000||P-12||Kentucky Information Highway|
Relates to entities authorized to utilize the services of the Kentucky Information Highway, to grant access and use, on the same terms as st...
|VA||Signed into law 03/2000||P-12||Computers to Indigent Students|
Permits school divisions to donate obsolete hardware and software to be replaced pursuant to the technology replacement program to indigent ...
|CO||Signed into law 03/2000||Postsec.||Technology in Higher Education|
Concerns the role of higher education in the development of technology; encourages higher education institutions and systems to participate ...