Senate Committee on Education
May 10, 2018
Upon Adjournment
John J. Hainkel, Jr. Room

Adjourned
 
* Agenda Revised May 9, 2018, 11:50 am *
Revision Notes: Added HCR 22

 



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CALL TO ORDER

ROLL CALL

LEGISLATION TO BE CONSIDERED
 SR154ERDEYSCHOOLS - Requests the state Department of Education to create a committee to study and develop mechanisms and processes whereby every student is served a meal at school, regardless of ability to pay.
 HCR22LEGERCHILDREN - Creates the Children's Savings Accounts Task Force to study and make recommendations relative to establishing a children's savings account program in La.
 HCR73P.SMITHEDUCATION/FINANCE - Requests the United States Department of Education to provide additional funding in accordance with the spirit of the Every Student Succeeds Act
 HCR79AMEDEESTUDENTS - Requests that public school governing authorities take certain actions relative to helping students avoid injury due to the use of heavy backpacks
 HB650FOILSTUDENT/TUITION - Creates a program for education savings accounts for tuition expenses for elementary and secondary schools (EN INCREASE GF EX See Note)
 HB656EMERSONSTUDENTS - Provides relative to literacy screenings for students (EN INCREASE LF EX See Note)
 HB670N.LANDRYSCHOOLS/CHOICE - Provides relative to school choice
 HB793STEVE CARTERCOLLEGES/UNIVERSITIES - Requires reporting, policies, and education on hazing
 HB796LANCE HARRISTEACHERS - Provides relative to the certification and employment in schools of certain persons convicted of felony offenses and the assessment of civil fines against public school boards who hire certain persons
 HB803ARMESSCHOOLS/BUS OPERATORS - Requires public school boards to notify certain school bus operators of route vacancies by certified mail
 HB895NORTONCURRICULA - Provides for instruction on threats to school safety in public schools and public postsecondary education institutions (EN SEE FISC NOTE LF EX See Note)
 HB898BACALAMENTAL HEALTH - Provides relative to threats of violence or terrorism at elementary and secondary schools, including investigation and reporting thereof and required mental health evaluations (EN INCREASE EX See Note)

CONSIDERATION OF ANY OTHER MATTERS THAT MAY COME BEFORE THE COMMITTEE

ADJOURNMENT