|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...
|GA||Signed into law 05/2012||P-12||Online Learning|
S.B. 289 - Online Learning
Directs the state board to establish rules and regulations to maximize the number of students, beginning with students entering ninth grade ...
|FL||Signed into law 04/2012||P-12||Funding Online/Blended Learning|
H.B. 7063 - Funding Online/Blended Learning
Permits a student in grades K-5 to be counted as a full-time equivalent (FTE) in a virtual instruction program (policy previously allowed FT...
|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||Courses Offered Through State Virtual School Network|
Permits a student to enroll in a course provided through the state virtual school network if the student is either under 21 or under 26 and ...
|NC||Veto overridden: legislature has overridden governor's veto 06/2011||P-12||Technology-Related Funding|
H.B. 200 - Technology-Related Funding
Effective June 30, 2011, ends specified funding for (1) the School Connectivity Initiative and (2) the Friday Institute at North Carolina St...
|NC||Veto overridden: legislature has overridden governor's veto 06/2011||P-12||North Carolina Virtual Public School (NCVPS)|
H.B. 200 - North Carolina Virtual Public School (NCVPS)
Requires the North Carolina Virtual Public School (NCVPS) program to report to the state board and maintain an administrative office at the ...
|ME||Signed into law 06/2011||P-12||Digital Learning|
Requires the Commissioner of Education to develop a program of technical assistance, including professional development and training for ins...
|WA||Signed into law 04/2011||Community College||Student Fees|
Enhances the community and technical college system by making the maximum use of certain technologies. Creates the
community and technical ...
|ID||Signed into law 04/2011||P-12||Students Come First|
The Students Come First legislation relates to public school modernization and reform. The legislature has a duty to ensure that state's sch...
|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...
|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...
|OK||Signed into law 02/2010||P-12||Technology Purchasing|
Allows issuance of bonds for purchase of hardware and software equipment necessary for implementation and training; adds electronic media, p...
|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||Signed into law 08/2009||P-12||School Technology Revolving Loan Fund|
S.B. 611 - School Technology Revolving Loan Fund
Allows nonpublic schools that are recognized by the state board of education to apply for a loan under the School Technology Revolving Loan ...
|OH||Signed into law 07/2009||P-12||Educational Technology Services, Information Technology Centers|
H.B. 1 - Section 3301.075 and 3301.076
From DOE summary of H.B. 1:
Eliminates current law that permits the department to contract with an independent for-profit or nonprofit enti...
|CA||Signed into law 09/2008||P-12||Technology|
Provides that provisions of the State Technology Assistance Project, which provides a regionalized network of technical assistance to school...
|IL||Signed into law 08/2008||P-12||Assorted Amendments to the School Code|
Repeals the Professional Development Block Grant. Amends requirements related to annual census for special education, such that census must ...
|PA||Signed into law 07/2008||P-12|
|Budget Bill -|
Sets the school finance distribution formula based primarily on what it will take for students to meet the state's academic standards. The a...
|AZ||Signed into law 05/2008||P-12|
Exempts from sales and use taxation application services, defined as software applications provided remotely using hypertext transfer protoc...
|TN||Signed into law 05/2008||P-12||Formula to Guide Technology Appropriations|
Any K-12 education funding appropriated outside the basic education program (BEP) for technology, internet, internet connectivity, or elearn...
|NE||Signed into law 04/2008||P-12||Learning Communities, Telecommunication Services|
From the fiscal note: LB 1154 pertains to learning communities. Section 8 changes the requirements for transportation of students in a learn...
|WA||Signed into law 04/2007||P-12||Using Capital Funds for Technology|
Adds a new section. States that the legislature recognizes that technology has become an integral part of the facilities and educational del...
|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...
|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...
|CO||Signed into law 04/2006||P-12||Online Course Reimbursement|
Concerns reimbursement for supplemental on-line education courses. School districts and charter schools may receive reimbursement for all or...
|LA||Issued 11/2005||P-12||E-Rate Oversight Committee|
Executive Order 104
Also referred to as Executive Order No. KBB 05-83. Authorizes an E-Rate Oversight Committee to work under the guidance of the Universal Serv...
|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...
|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...
|MI||Signed into law 09/2004||P-12||2005 School Aid Budget|
Freedom to Learn Grants
The Executive appropriates $5 million to continue to purchase
wireless technology for 6th grade pupils; this is a re...
|NH||Signed into law 05/2004||P-12||Universal Service Telephone Charges|
Urges the oversight committee on telecommunications to study aspects of federal universal service funding; requires the commissioner of the ...
|RI||Rule Adoption 11/2003||P-12||Telecommunication Education Access Fund|
Establishes a program and funding mechanism for qualified libraries and schools (K to 12) to assist in paying the cost of acquiring, install...
|IL||Signed into law 07/2003||P-12||School Technology Revolving Loan Program|
Amends a Section of the School Code concerning the School Technology Revolving Loan Program. Provides that funds may be used for the purpose...
|ID||Signed into law 04/2003||P-12||Digital Learning Academy|
Directs the board of directors of the Idaho Digital Learning Academy to set fees charged to school districts for student participation, fees...
|CO||Signed into law 03/2003||P-12||Technology Learning Grant|
Concerns the elimination of the technology learning grant and revolving loan program.http://www.leg.state.co.us/2003a/pubhome.nsf...
|CA||Signed into law 09/2002||P-12||Establishes the Education Technology Grant Program|
Establishes the Education Technology Grant Program of 2002. Provides technology education grants for schools serving pupils in grades 4 to 8...
|MT||Signed into law 08/2002||P-12||School Technology Fund Revenues Temporarily Eliminated|
Reduces the General Fund shortfall in revenue by temporarily eliminating the revenue dedicated to the School Technology Fund; includes incom...
|KS||Signed into law 06/2002||P-12||Funding for KAN-ED Network|
Relates to funding and requirements for contracts with telecommunications carriers for provision of broadband access of the KAN-ED network; ...
|AZ||Signed into law 05/2002||P-12||Computer Hardware Purchases|
Defines "computer hardware." Prohibits Class B bonds proceeds from being expended on computer hardware. http://www.azleg.state.az.us/legtext...
|OR||Approved by voters 05/2002||P-12|
(Ballot Measure No. 10) Proposes a Constitutional Amendment in that the state may hold and dispose of stock received in exchange for technol...
|FL||Signed into law 04/2002||P-12||Communications Services Rates for Educational Institutions|
Revises various provisions relating to communications services taxation; provides a transition rule for reduced local communications service...
|WA||Signed into law 03/2002||P-12||Technology Part of Capital Projects|
Relates to clarifying the uses of the school district capital projects fund to include the costs of implementing technology facilities plans...
|ID||Signed into law 03/2002||P-12||Funds for Idaho Council for Technology in Learning|
Provides that of the moneys allocated for one time technology expenditures in House Bill No. 683 of the Second Regular Session of the Fifty-...
|MA||Signed into law 12/2001||P-12||Funding for technology training/infrastructure and a music education initiative|
Creates the Capital Needs Investment Trust Fund, which sets aside money for education technology; provides for statewide systems and competi...
|CA||Signed into law 10/2001||P-12||Creation of High Tech Schools|
Establishes the High-Tech Schools Grant Program to provide grants to eligible school districts or charter schools for the purpose of establi...
|NY||Signed into law 07/2001||P-12||Donated Computers|
Extends the expiration date of the provisions of a section of the General Municipal Law, authorizing municipalities to donate surplus comput...
|OR||Signed into law 07/2001||Postsec.||Higher Education Technology Transfer Fund Board|
S.B. 101, S.B. 102
Establishes Higher Education Technology Transfer Fund Board to promote higher education institution technology transfers and to manage fund;...
|NV||Signed into law 06/2001||P-12||Technology & Signing Bonuses for Teachers|
Appropriates $9,950,000 for technology grants for fiscal years 2001-2002 and 2002-2003: $1,250,000 per year for grants for the minimal level...
|NE||Signed into law 05/2001||P-12||Distance Education Funding|
Changes the allocation of the Education Innovation Fund in 2001-02 and 2002-03. The bill provides that up to 20% of the Education Innovation...
|MT||Signed into law 05/2001||P-12||Depreciation of Technology Equipment & Bonds for Technology|
Authorizes a district to depreciate technological equipment as an authorized use of the Technology Acquisition and Depreciation Fund; requir...
|IN||Signed into law 04/2001||P-12||School technology fund|
Makes various changes concerning school accounting and school business officers; removes provisions requiring certain money to be deposited ...
|NM||Signed into law 04/2001||P-12||Technology Lease-Purchases|
Authorizes the lease-purchase of technology equipment for schools....
|UT||Signed into law 03/2001||P-12||Tax Deductions for Contributions|
Relates to an individual income tax deduction for contributions for education to allow for contributions made to applied technology centers ...
|VA||Signed into law 02/2001||P-12||Technology Funds|
Clarifies that funds provided for educational technology may be used for career and technical education and vocational programs as well as a...
|DE||Signed into law 07/2000||P-12||Technology Grant Program|
Establishes a technology block grant to be administered by the Delaware Center for Educational Technology and the Department of Education; r...
|CA||Signed into law 06/2000||P-12|
|Computer Grant Program|
Establishes the Education Technology Grant Program to provide one time grants to school districts and charter schools to acquire or lease co...
|CO||Signed into law 06/2000||Postsec.||Creation of Advanced Technology Fund for Postsecondary Education|
Concerns the creation of the Advanced Technology Fund for use by the Colorado Commission on Higher Education....
|CO||Signed into law 05/2000||Postsec.||Tax Credits for Contributions|
Concerns an income tax credit for monetary contributions to the Colorado Institute for Telecommunication Education....
|CO||Signed into law 05/2000||Postsec.||Creation of Colorado High Technology Scholarships|
Concerns high technology scholarships; establishes the Colorado High Technology Scholarship Program; creates a credit against state income t...
|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 ...
|IN||Signed into law 03/2000||P-12||Savings from Telecommunications Act|
Establishes a method for determining the amount of money saved by a school corporation as the result of universal service discounts under th...
|NM||Signed into law 03/2000||P-12||Technology Equity|
Relates to the educational technology fund distribution; provides an equity adjustment to assure minimum distributions to school districts f...