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HB 226 85-0 (2017) Author: Howard, Donna | et. al. Relating to education programs regarding AIDS and HIV infection. House: Public Health Referred to Public Health
HB 264 85-0 (2017) Author: Hernandez, Ana
Sponsor: Garcia, Sylvia
Relating to public outreach materials to foster awareness of certain public school curriculum requirements. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Effective immediately
HB 266 85-0 (2017) Author: Hernandez, Ana | et. al. Relating to a voter education program for high school seniors. House: Elections Referred to Elections
HB 366 85-0 (2017) Author: Bernal, Diego Relating to an elective course in ethnic studies for middle school, junior high school, and high school students. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 380 85-0 (2017) Author: Huberty, Dan Relating to authorizing the purchase of certain insurance coverage by public school districts for the benefit of businesses and students participating in career or technology training programs and providing for immunity from liability of certain public school students participating in career or technology programs. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 395 85-0 (2017) Author: Bell, Cecil | et. al. Relating to the career and technology education allotment and the essential knowledge and skills of the career and technology education and technology applications curriculums. House: Public Education Left pending in committee
HB 404 85-0 (2017) Author: Anchia, Rafael | et. al. Relating to higher education curriculum review teams to review public school curriculum standards for college readiness purposes. House: Public Education Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 488 85-0 (2017) Author: González, Mary Relating to the compensatory education allotment under the Foundation School Program. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 515 85-0 (2017) Author: VanDeaver, Gary | et. al.
Sponsor: Taylor, Larry | et. al.
Relating to assessment of public school students and providing accelerated instruction and eliminating performance requirements based on performance on certain assessment instruments. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Senate appoints conferees-reported
HB 539 85-0 (2017) Author: VanDeaver, Gary | et. al. Relating to the ability of certain dependents of members of the United States military to enroll full-time in courses provided through the state virtual school network. House: Public Education Laid on the table subject to call
HB 585 85-0 (2017) Author: Hernandez, Ana Relating to a study conducted by the Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board on the qualification for and performance at institutions of higher education of certain students who completed certain mathematics courses during high school. House: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
HB 587 85-0 (2017) Author: Bohac, Dwayne | et. al. Relating to the creation of a technology applications course allotment under the foundation school program. House: Public Education Left pending in committee
HB 588 85-0 (2017) Author: Bohac, Dwayne | et. al. Relating to the establishment of a grant program for promoting computer science certification and professional development for public school teachers. House: Public Education Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 595 85-0 (2017) Author: Workman, Paul | et. al. Relating to a franchise tax credit for entities that employ certain students in certain paid internship or similar programs. House: Ways & Means Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 617 85-0 (2017) Author: Leach, Jeff | et. al. Relating to the inclusion of American principles in the public school curriculum and instructional materials. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 639 85-0 (2017) Author: Anderson, Charles "Doc" | et. al.
Sponsor: Menéndez, José
Relating to authorizing the purchase of certain insurance coverage by public schools for the benefit of businesses and students participating in career and technology programs and providing for immunity from liability of certain public school students participating in career and technology programs. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Effective immediately
HB 728 85-0 (2017) Author: Guerra, R. D. "Bobby" | et. al.
Sponsor: Hinojosa, Juan | et. al.
Relating to the establishment by the State Board of Education of an advanced computer science program for high school students. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Effective immediately
HB 729 85-0 (2017) Author: Bohac, Dwayne Relating to instruction in positive character traits in public schools. House: Public Education Left pending in committee
HB 884 85-0 (2017) Author: King, Ken Relating to a revision of the essential knowledge and skills of the public school foundation curriculum and proclamations for the production of instructional materials. House: Public Education Received from the House
HB 895 85-0 (2017) Author: Bohac, Dwayne Relating to the removal of restrictions on funding and payment of costs for certain full-time online educational programs. House: Public Education Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 973 85-0 (2017) Author: Roberts, Kevin | et. al. Relating to authorization by the Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board for certain public junior colleges to offer baccalaureate degree programs. House: Higher Education Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 1068 85-0 (2017) Author: Leach, Jeff Relating to including fetal development instruction as part of the health curriculum used in public schools in certain grade levels. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 1069 85-0 (2017) Author: Leach, Jeff Relating to compliance with prohibitions regarding the use of common core state standards in public schools. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 1117 85-0 (2017) Author: Wray, John
Sponsor: Zaffirini, Judith
Relating to eligibility for the Texas Armed Services Scholarship Program. House: Defense & Veterans' Affairs
Senate: Veteran Affairs & Border Security
Effective immediately
HB 1174 85-0 (2017) Author: Hinojosa, Gina | et. al. Relating to indicators of achievement under the public school accountability system. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Referred to Education
HB 1191 85-0 (2017) Author: Bell, Cecil Relating to secondary-level assessment of public school students and the use of individual graduation committees to satisfy certain public high school graduation requirements. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 1195 85-0 (2017) Author: Swanson, Valoree | et. al. Relating to inclusion of a civics test in the graduation requirements for public high school students. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 1237 85-0 (2017) Author: Lucio III, Eddie | et. al. Relating to the establishment of a Pathways in Technology Early College High School (P-TECH) program and to the repeal of the tech-prep program. House: Public Education Withdrawn from schedule
HB 1245 85-0 (2017) Author: Cortez, Philip | et. al. Relating to funding for public school career and technology programs. House: Public Education Left pending in committee
HB 1291 85-0 (2017) Author: Geren, Charlie | et. al.
Sponsor: Campbell, Donna | et. al.
Relating to the instructional material list and supplemental instructional materials and the inclusion of American principles in those materials and the public school curriculum. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Returned from the House for further action
HB 1451 85-0 (2017) Author: Guillen, Ryan Relating to the public high school graduation credit requirements for a language other than English. House: Public Education Laid on the table subject to call
HB 1485 85-0 (2017) Author: Swanson, Valoree | et. al. Relating to academic freedom for public school teachers providing science instruction. House: Public Education Left pending in committee
HB 1531 85-0 (2017) Author: VanDeaver, Gary Relating to the sequencing of required English language arts courses in schools. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 1545 85-0 (2017) Author: Clardy, Travis
Sponsor: Nichols, Robert
Relating to the acceptance of certain high school courses to satisfy part of the training required to obtain a peace officer license. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/17
HB 1547 85-0 (2017) Author: González, Mary | et. al. Relating to human sexuality education in public schools. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 1585 85-0 (2017) Author: Murphy, Jim | et. al. Relating to including student input before the adoption of a major curriculum initiative by a school district. House: Public Education Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 1638 85-0 (2017) Author: Guillen, Ryan
Sponsor: West, Royce | et. al.
Relating to statewide goals for dual credit programs provided by school districts. House: Public Education
Senate: Administration
Effective immediately
HB 1817 85-0 (2017) Author: Anchia, Rafael Relating to elective courses in ethnic studies for middle school and high school students. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 1826 85-0 (2017) Author: Goldman, Craig | et. al. Relating to the ability of certain students to enroll full-time in courses provided through the state virtual school network. House: Public Education Withdrawn from schedule
HB 1842 85-0 (2017) Author: Giddings, Helen | et. al. Relating to the establishment of a Pathways in Technology Early College High School (P-TECH) program and to the repeal of the tech-prep program. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 1854 85-0 (2017) Author: Huberty, Dan | et. al. Relating to the sequencing of required English language arts courses and mathematics courses in schools. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 1857 85-0 (2017) Author: King, Ken Relating to the instructional material list and supplemental instructional materials adopted by the State Board of Education. House: Public Education Left pending in committee
HB 2010 85-0 (2017) Author: Bonnen, Greg
Sponsor: Taylor, Larry
Relating to providing workplace safety training information for use in the public school curriculum. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Effective immediately
HB 2014 85-0 (2017) Author: Parker, Tan Relating to designation of mathematics innovation zones by the commissioner of education and to the establishment of pay for success programs to provide necessary funding. House: Public Education Placed on General State Calendar
HB 2255 85-0 (2017) Author: King, Ken Relating to student eligibility for free high quality prekindergarten programs and state financial support for each school district that elects to provide a full-day prekindergarten program. House: Public Education Left pending in committee
HB 2282 85-0 (2017) Author: Johnson, Eric Relating to a gold standard full-day prekindergarten program provided by public school districts and the elimination of the high school allotment under the Foundation School Program. House: Public Education No action taken in committee
HB 2614 85-0 (2017) Author: Huberty, Dan
Sponsor: Taylor, Larry
Relating to school district discretion to administer college preparation assessment instruments to public school students at state cost. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Committee report printed and distributed
HB 2645 85-0 (2017) Author: Thompson, Senfronia Relating to the development of a program and training for public schools on the prevention of sexual abuse and sex trafficking and participation by the human trafficking prevention task force in that development. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 2729 85-0 (2017) Author: Lucio III, Eddie
Sponsor: Miles, Borris
Relating to an inventory of credentials and certificates that may be earned by a public high school student through a career and technology education program. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Effective immediately
HB 2730 85-0 (2017) Author: Lucio III, Eddie Relating to the authority of the commissioner of education to create career and technical credentials and certificates that may be earned through a career and technology education program and to a study to identify unmet needs in career and technology education programs. House: Public Education Left pending in committee
HB 2884 85-0 (2017) Author: Allen, Alma Relating to policies on the recess period in public schools. House: Public Education Returned to Calendars Committee
HB 2914 85-0 (2017) Author: Lucio III, Eddie Relating to instruction in and an allotment for technology applications courses in computer programming. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 2937 85-0 (2017) Author: Canales, Terry | et. al.
Sponsor: Lucio, Jr., Eddie | et. al.
Relating to the establishment of a pilot program under which a licensed hospital may offer dual credit courses to public high school students. House: Higher Education
Senate: Education
Effective immediately
HB 2970 85-0 (2017) Author: Larson, Lyle Relating to a Texas water resources program component of the science curriculum used in public schools in certain grade levels. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 3059 85-0 (2017) Author: Bell, Cecil Relating to the automatic admission to general academic teaching institutions of students who complete the early college education program. House: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
HB 3104 85-0 (2017) Author: VanDeaver, Gary Relating to the assessment of public school students in writing and English language arts. House: Public Education Left pending in committee
HB 3114 85-0 (2017) Author: Allen, Alma Relating to eliminating performance requirements for public school assessments as a criterion for promotion in certain grade levels and the use of individual graduation committees to satisfy certain public high school graduation requirements. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 3221 85-0 (2017) Author: Goldman, Craig Relating to a student's eligibility to enroll in courses provided through the state virtual school network. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 3331 85-0 (2017) Author: Alonzo, Roberto Relating to requiring certain school districts to provide public school students with Internet connections and devices for home Internet access. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 3381 85-0 (2017) Author: Huberty, Dan Relating to Texas Military Heroes Day in public schools. House: Public Education Returned to Local & Consent Calendars Comm.
HB 3427 85-0 (2017) Author: Shaheen, Matt Relating to the state virtual school network and a study on digital learning. House: Public Education No action taken in committee
HB 3487 85-0 (2017) Author: Huberty, Dan Relating to the creation of an instructional materials web portal by the commissioner of education. House: Public Education Withdrawn from schedule
HB 3568 85-0 (2017) Author: Oliverson, Tom Relating to an occupational and life skills associate degree program offered by the Lone Star College System District. House: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
HB 3593 85-0 (2017) Author: Bernal, Diego | et. al.
Sponsor: Taylor, Larry | et. al.
Relating to instruction in career and technology education provided by public schools, including instruction in technology applications, cybersecurity, and computer coding, and to consideration of completed practicums and internships in school accountability ratings. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Effective immediately
HB 3684 85-0 (2017) Author: Alvarado, Carol Relating to recommendations regarding instruction in public schools to prevent the use of e-cigarettes. House: Public Education Returned to Local & Consent Calendars Comm.
HB 3716 85-0 (2017) Author: Isaac, Jason Relating to reports of physical fitness assessment results provided by school districts to the Texas Education Agency. House: Public Education Withdrawn from schedule
HB 3730 85-0 (2017) Author: Johnson, Jarvis Relating to the development of a statewide online education and career advising tool and to a study and report on certain courses offered for college credit to public school students. House: Public Education No action taken in committee
HB 4009 85-0 (2017) Author: Thierry, Shawn Relating to the creation of the Texas Slavery and Segregation Commission. House: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
HB 4064 85-0 (2017) Author: Bohac, Dwayne
Sponsor: Taylor, Larry | et. al.
Relating to staff development and continuing education requirements for public school educators regarding digital education methods. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Returned from the House for further action
HB 4085 85-0 (2017) Author: Burrows, Dustin Relating to certain courses or activities approved by the board of trustees of a school district for course credit. House: Public Education Left pending in committee
HB 4138 85-0 (2017) Author: Bohac, Dwayne Relating to local school health advisory councils and to human sexuality education in public schools. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 4139 85-0 (2017) Author: Bohac, Dwayne Relating to the creation of the Technology Lending Program to provide grants to school districts and open-enrollment charter schools. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 4206 85-0 (2017) Author: Swanson, Valoree Relating to elimination of the requirement that a school district establish a local school health advisory council. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
SB 22 85-0 (2017) Author: Taylor, Larry | et. al.
Sponsor: Lucio III, Eddie | et. al.
Relating to the establishment of a Pathways in Technology Early College High School (P-TECH) program and to the repeal of the tech-prep program. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Effective on 9/1/17
SB 30 85-0 (2017) Author: West, Royce | et. al.
Sponsor: Thompson, Senfronia | et. al.
Relating to inclusion of instruction regarding interaction with peace officers in the required curriculum for certain public school students and in driver education courses and to civilian interaction training for peace officers. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/17
SB 145 85-0 (2017) Author: Garcia, Sylvia Relating to a voter education program for high school seniors. Senate: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
SB 174 85-0 (2017) Author: Campbell, Donna Relating to inclusion of a course on the founding principles of the United States in the curriculum requirements for public high school students and the posting of the founding documents of the United States in public school buildings. Senate: Education Referred to Education
SB 202 85-0 (2017) Author: West, Royce Relating to inclusion of instruction regarding interaction with peace officers in the required curriculum for ninth grade public school students and to civilian interaction training for peace officers. Senate: Education Referred to Education
SB 273 85-0 (2017) Author: Whitmire, John Relating to inclusion of instruction regarding police officers in the required curriculum for ninth grade public school students. Senate: Education Referred to Education
SB 489 85-0 (2017) Author: Lucio, Jr., Eddie | et. al.
Sponsor: Alvarado, Carol
Relating to recommendations regarding instruction in public schools to prevent the use of e-cigarettes. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Effective immediately
SB 508 85-0 (2017) Author: Garcia, Sylvia Relating to including student input before the adoption of a major curriculum initiative by a school district. Senate: Education Referred to Education
SB 587 85-0 (2017) Author: Campbell, Donna
Sponsor: VanDeaver, Gary | et. al.
Relating to the state virtual school network, including the ability of certain dependents of members of the United States military to enroll full-time in courses provided through the network. House: Public Education
Senate: Veteran Affairs & Border Security
Effective immediately
SB 598 85-0 (2017) Author: Bettencourt, Paul | et. al. Relating to authorization by the Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board for certain public junior colleges to offer baccalaureate degree programs. Senate: Higher Education Co-author authorized
SB 620 85-0 (2017) Author: Hancock, Kelly Relating to a student's eligibility to enroll in courses provided through the state virtual school network. Senate: Education Referred to Education
SB 671 85-0 (2017) Author: Campbell, Donna | et. al.
Sponsor: Guillen, Ryan
Relating to the public high school graduation credit requirements for a language other than English. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Effective immediately
SB 695 85-0 (2017) Author: Garcia, Sylvia | et. al. Relating to elective courses in ethnic studies for middle school and high school students. Senate: Education Referred to Education
SB 732 85-0 (2017) Author: Campbell, Donna Relating to the authority of public junior colleges to offer certain courses and programs, including under agreements with independent school districts. Senate: Education Referred to Education
SB 801 85-0 (2017) Author: Seliger, Kel | et. al.
Sponsor: King, Ken
Relating to the instructional material list and supplemental instructional materials adopted by the State Board of Education. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Effective on 9/1/17
SB 802 85-0 (2017) Author: Seliger, Kel | et. al.
Sponsor: Howard, Donna
Relating to a study and report regarding best practices in the transfer of course credit between public institutions of higher education. House: Higher Education
Senate: Higher Education
Effective immediately
SB 825 85-0 (2017) Author: Taylor, Larry
Sponsor: Huberty, Dan
Relating to school district discretion to administer college preparation assessment instruments to public school students at state cost. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Effective immediately
SB 826 85-0 (2017) Author: Taylor, Larry
Sponsor: Huberty, Dan
Relating to the sequencing of required English language arts courses and mathematics courses in schools and conforming changes. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Effective immediately
SB 1094 85-0 (2017) Author: Campbell, Donna Relating to parental rights regarding a student's participation in human sexuality instruction in public schools. Senate: Education Referred to Education
SB 1104 85-0 (2017) Author: Watson, Kirk Relating to human sexuality education in public schools. Senate: Education Referred to Education
SB 1141 85-0 (2017) Author: Hall, Bob Relating to instruction of certain students in cardiopulmonary resuscitation. Senate: Education Referred to Education
SB 1211 85-0 (2017) Author: Taylor, Larry Relating to designation of mathematics innovation zones by the commissioner of education and to the establishment of pay for success programs to provide necessary funding. Senate: Education Referred to Education
SB 1271 85-0 (2017) Author: Miles, Borris Relating to the development of a statewide online education and career advising tool and to a study and report on certain courses offered for college credit to public school students. Senate: Education Referred to Education
SB 1287 85-0 (2017) Author: Huffines, Don | et. al. Relating to compliance with prohibitions regarding the use of common core state standards in public schools. Senate: Education Co-author authorized
SB 1309 85-0 (2017) Author: Hall, Bob Relating to state requirements for teacher training and student instruction regarding certain subjects in public schools. Senate: Education Left pending in committee
SB 1310 85-0 (2017) Author: Hall, Bob Relating to elimination of the requirement that a school district establish a local school health advisory council. Senate: Education Referred to Education
SB 1318 85-0 (2017) Author: Taylor, Van
Sponsor: Parker, Tan
Relating to designation of mathematics innovation zones by the commissioner of education and to the establishment of pay for success programs to provide necessary funding. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Effective on 9/1/17
SB 1336 85-0 (2017) Author: Hinojosa, Juan Relating to the establishment by the commissioner of education of an advanced computer science program for high school students. Senate: Education Referred to Education
SB 1419 85-0 (2017) Author: Creighton, Brandon Relating to eliminating the automatic admission of students to certain public institutions of higher education and scholarships for certain students who qualify for automatic admission. Senate: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
SB 1482 85-0 (2017) Author: Taylor, Larry Relating to the creation of a committee to recommend a framework to incorporate digital teaching and learning in public schools. Senate: Education Referred to Education
SB 1483 85-0 (2017) Author: Taylor, Larry
Sponsor: Bohac, Dwayne
Relating to the creation of the Technology Lending Program to provide grants to school districts and open-enrollment charter schools. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Returned to Local & Consent Calendars Comm.
SB 1484 85-0 (2017) Author: Taylor, Larry | et. al.
Sponsor: Huberty, Dan
Relating to the creation of an instructional materials web portal by the commissioner of education. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Returned to Local & Consent Calendars Comm.
SB 1561 85-0 (2017) Author: Taylor, Van | et. al. Relating to a study by the State Board of Education on the instructional day and academic year requirements necessary to complete the required curriculum in public schools. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Referred to Public Education
SB 1635 85-0 (2017) Author: Taylor, Larry Relating to the career and technology education allotment and the essential knowledge and skills of the career and technology education and technology applications curriculums. Senate: Education Referred to Education
SB 1678 85-0 (2017) Author: Lucio, Jr., Eddie Relating to the members of a school district's local school health advisory council. Senate: Education Referred to Education
SB 1686 85-0 (2017) Author: Lucio, Jr., Eddie Relating to coordinated health programs for public school students. Senate: Education Referred to Education
SB 1692 85-0 (2017) Author: Lucio, Jr., Eddie Relating to the creation of a nutrition education task force. Senate: Education Not again placed on intent calendar
SB 1827 85-0 (2017) Author: Burton, Konni Relating to a government course for public school students enrolled at the fifth and eighth grade levels. Senate: Education Referred to Education
SB 1873 85-0 (2017) Author: Hinojosa, Juan
Sponsor: Wilson, Terry M. | et. al.
Relating to a report regarding certain health and safety information prepared by the Texas Education Agency. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Effective immediately
SB 1880 85-0 (2017) Author: Menéndez, José Relating to authorizing the purchase of certain insurance coverage by public school districts for the benefit of businesses and students participating in career or technology training programs and providing for immunity from liability of certain public school students participating in career or technology programs. Senate: Education Referred to Education
SB 1884 85-0 (2017) Author: Bettencourt, Paul Relating to powers and duties of the board of trustees of an independent school district. Senate: Education Referred to Education
SB 1898 85-0 (2017) Author: West, Royce Relating to authorizing the purchase of certain insurance coverage by public school districts for the benefit of businesses and students participating in career or technology training programs and providing for immunity from liability of certain public school students participating in career or technology programs. Senate: Education Referred to Education
SB 1901 85-0 (2017) Author: Campbell, Donna
Sponsor: Huberty, Dan
Relating to Texas Military Heroes Day in public schools. House: Public Education
Senate: Veteran Affairs & Border Security
Effective immediately
SB 1903 85-0 (2017) Author: West, Royce Relating to statewide goals for dual credit programs provided by school districts. Senate: Education Committee report printed and distributed
SB 2039 85-0 (2017) Author: Zaffirini, Judith
Sponsor: Thompson, Senfronia
Relating to the development and use of instructional modules and training for public schools on the prevention of sexual abuse and sex trafficking and participation by the human trafficking prevention task force in that development. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
See remarks for effective date
SB 2051 85-0 (2017) Author: Taylor, Larry | et. al. Relating to evaluating public school performance. Senate: Education Co-author authorized
HB 173 85-1 (2017) Author: Anchia, Rafael Relating to higher education curriculum review teams to review public school curriculum standards for college readiness purposes. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 178 85-1 (2017) Author: Cortez, Philip | et. al. Relating to funding for public school career and technology programs. House: Public Education Left pending in committee
HB 78 84-0 (2015) Author: González, Mary | et. al. Relating to human sexuality education in public schools. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 135 84-0 (2015) Author: Flynn, Dan Relating to inclusion of a course on the United States Constitution in the curriculum requirements for public high school students. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 181 84-0 (2015) Author: Bell, Cecil | et. al.
Sponsor: Kolkhorst, Lois | et. al.
Relating to information printed by school districts on high school diplomas. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Effective immediately
HB 205 84-0 (2015) Author: Leach, Jeff | et. al. Relating to the provision of human sexuality and family planning instruction in public schools. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 374 84-0 (2015) Author: Simmons, Ron | et. al. Relating to requiring State Board of Education approval to offer advanced placement and international baccalaureate courses in public high schools. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 435 84-0 (2015) Author: Raymond, Richard Peña Relating to the instruction of American Sign Language in public high schools. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 440 84-0 (2015) Author: Gonzales, Larry | et. al.
Sponsor: Watson, Kirk | et. al.
Relating to adapting the public school physical education curriculum to accommodate the needs of students with mental disabilities. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Effective immediately
HB 467 84-0 (2015) Author: Howard, Donna Relating to education programs regarding AIDS and HIV infection. House: Public Health Considered in Calendars
HB 505 84-0 (2015) Author: Rodriguez, Eddie | et. al.
Sponsor: Estes, Craig | et. al.
Relating to a prohibition of limitations on the number of dual credit courses or hours in which a public high school student may enroll. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Effective immediately
HB 587 84-0 (2015) Author: Hernandez, Ana Relating to a voter education program for high school seniors. House: Elections Left pending in committee
HB 618 84-0 (2015) Author: White, James | et. al. Relating to eligibility for course credit and high school diplomas of students enrolled in educational programs provided by the Windham School District in the Texas Department of Criminal Justice. House: Corrections Laid on the table subject to call
HB 722 84-0 (2015) Author: Clardy, Travis Relating to a franchise tax credit for entities offering internships to certain high school students. House: Ways & Means Left pending in committee
HB 726 84-0 (2015) Author: Hernandez, Ana Relating to outreach materials to foster awareness of recent public school curriculum changes. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 810 84-0 (2015) Author: White, James | et. al. Relating to employment of persons with professional qualifications as public school teachers. House: Public Education Left pending in subcommittee
HB 829 84-0 (2015) Author: Zedler, Bill Relating to inclusion of a civics test in the graduation requirements for public high school students. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 951 84-0 (2015) Author: Hernandez, Ana Relating to a study conducted by the Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board on the qualification for and performance at institutions of higher education of certain students who completed certain mathematics courses during high school. House: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
HB 980 84-0 (2015) Author: Hernandez, Ana Relating to a personal financial literacy component in a statistics course offered for public high school graduation. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 1139 84-0 (2015) Author: Fallon, Pat Relating to inclusion of a civics test in the graduation requirements for public high school students. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 1164 84-0 (2015) Author: VanDeaver, Gary | et. al.
Sponsor: Garcia, Sylvia
Relating to requiring the Texas Education Agency to conduct a study to develop a writing assessment method for public school students and establish a pilot program to administer the assessment method developed. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Effective on 9/1/15
HB 1218 84-0 (2015) Author: Capriglione, Giovanni | et. al. Relating to course content requirements for human sexuality instruction provided by a public school. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 1227 84-0 (2015) Author: Anderson, Rodney | et. al. Relating to eliminating the requirement that a school district assess the physical fitness of students. House: Public Education Placed on General State Calendar
HB 1351 84-0 (2015) Author: Turner, Chris Relating to health education curriculum and instruction in public schools. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 1414 84-0 (2015) Author: Smith, Wayne Relating to a prohibition of restrictions on the grade levels at which a public high school student may be eligible to enroll in a dual credit course. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 1430 84-0 (2015) Author: King, Susan Lewis
Sponsor: Zaffirini, Judith
Relating to the inclusion of mental health in the public services endorsement on a public school diploma and in information about health science career pathways. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Effective immediately
HB 1468 84-0 (2015) Author: Huberty, Dan Relating to the assessment of fourth and seventh grade public school students in writing and English language arts. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 1469 84-0 (2015) Author: Huberty, Dan Relating to the assessment of public school students in writing and English language arts. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 1600 84-0 (2015) Author: King, Ken Relating to the establishment of a grant program to assist school districts in developing or implementing innovative blended learning initiatives. House: Public Education Left pending in committee
HB 1815 84-0 (2015) Author: Burrows, Dustin Relating to a prohibition of school district retaliation against a teacher for permissible teaching about the Bible. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 1820 84-0 (2015) Author: Naishtat, Elliott Relating to a prescription drug misuse awareness component of the health curriculum used in public schools. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 1843 84-0 (2015) Author: Aycock, Jimmie Don | et. al. Relating to providing training academies for public school teachers who provide reading instruction to students in prekindergarten through grade three. House: Public Education Laid on the table subject to call
HB 1869 84-0 (2015) Author: Isaac, Jason Relating to courses or other activities offered by public schools for certain industry-recognized credentials or certificates. House: Public Education Referred directly to s/c on Educator Quality by chair
HB 2032 84-0 (2015) Author: Goldman, Craig | et. al. Relating to the ability of certain students to enroll full-time in courses provided through the state virtual school network. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 2040 84-0 (2015) Author: Tinderholt, Tony Relating to professional development requirements for teachers of gifted and talented students. House: Public Education Left pending in committee
HB 2086 84-0 (2015) Author: Allen, Alma Relating to health and physical education requirements in public schools. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 2195 84-0 (2015) Author: Anderson, Rodney Relating to the administration of college preparation assessment instruments to public school students at state cost. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 2223 84-0 (2015) Author: Deshotel, Joe Relating to training academies for public school teachers who provide reading comprehension instruction to students in grades four and five. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 2349 84-0 (2015) Author: Aycock, Jimmie Don
Sponsor: Kolkhorst, Lois
Relating to public school assessment, performance standards, and course requirements. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Effective immediately
HB 2377 84-0 (2015) Author: Goldman, Craig Relating to the ability of a student who lived out of state in the preceding school year to enroll full-time in courses provided through the state virtual school network. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 2569 84-0 (2015) Author: Johnson, Eric Relating to identifying teen pregnancy crisis areas. House: Public Health Referred to Public Health
HB 2609 84-0 (2015) Author: Farney, Marsha Relating to providing training academies for public school teachers who provide mathematics instruction to students in kindergarten through grade three. House: Public Education Laid on the table subject to call
HB 2628 84-0 (2015) Author: Clardy, Travis
Sponsor: Garcia, Sylvia
Relating to the development and alignment by the Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board of curricula for certain educational programs. House: Higher Education
Senate: Higher Education
Effective on 9/1/15
HB 2811 84-0 (2015) Author: King, Ken
Sponsor: Seliger, Kel | et. al.
Relating to the essential knowledge and skills of the required public school curriculum, the administration of and reports relating to assessment instruments administered to public school students, the instructional materials allotment, and proclamations for the production of instructional materials. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Co-sponsor authorized
HB 2812 84-0 (2015) Author: Springer, Drew | et. al.
Sponsor: Taylor, Van
Relating to the limit on junior college courses that a high school student may enroll in for dual credit and the calculation of average daily attendance for a school district or open-enrollment charter school. House: Public Education
Senate: Higher Education
Effective immediately
HB 2814 84-0 (2015) Author: Bohac, Dwayne Relating to the grade levels at which students may enroll in courses provided through the state virtual school network. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 2815 84-0 (2015) Author: Bohac, Dwayne Relating to the removal of restrictions on funding and payment of costs for certain full-time online educational programs. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 2820 84-0 (2015) Author: Reynolds, Ron Relating to the authorization of certain industry professionals to provide instruction in public schools. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 3134 84-0 (2015) Author: Deshotel, Joe Relating to the establishment of reading excellence teams. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 3192 84-0 (2015) Author: Miller, Rick Relating to providing for endorsements for public high school students enrolled in special education programs. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 3260 84-0 (2015) Author: Herrero, Abel Relating to a study and report regarding the use of open-source instructional materials at public schools. House: Public Education Left pending in committee
HB 3278 84-0 (2015) Author: Gonzales, Larry Relating to measures to support public school student academic achievement and career preparation, including measures to improve and support dual-credit courses. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 3289 84-0 (2015) Author: Farney, Marsha Relating to inclusion of mental health concerns in existing school health efforts. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 3403 84-0 (2015) Author: Leach, Jeff Relating to public school curriculum and textbooks. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 3409 84-0 (2015) Author: Huberty, Dan Relating to eligibility for course credit and high school diplomas of students enrolled in educational programs provided by the Windham School District in the Texas Department of Criminal Justice. House: Corrections Referred to Corrections
HB 3568 84-0 (2015) Author: Bohac, Dwayne | et. al. Relating to the creation of a technology applications course allotment under the foundation school program. House: Public Education Left pending in committee
HB 3700 84-0 (2015) Author: Guerra, R. D. "Bobby" | et. al. Relating to the establishment of a pilot program in certain school districts to develop computer science education and professional development opportunities. House: Public Education Placed on General State Calendar
HB 3815 84-0 (2015) Author: Bohac, Dwayne | et. al. Relating to instruction in positive character traits in public schools. House: Public Education Left pending in committee
HB 3816 84-0 (2015) Author: Bohac, Dwayne | et. al. Relating to the establishment of a grant program for promoting computer science certification and professional development for public school teachers. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 3874 84-0 (2015) Author: Schaefer, Matt Relating to course content requirements for biology instruction provided by a public school. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 3908 84-0 (2015) Author: Guillen, Ryan Relating to a pilot program to expand joint credit programs to include certain courses offered by career schools and colleges in certain counties. House: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
HB 3987 84-0 (2015) Author: Farney, Marsha | et. al.
Sponsor: Garcia, Sylvia | et. al.
Relating to programs in public schools designed to facilitate planning and saving for higher education and facilitate personal financial literacy instruction. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Effective immediately
HB 4102 84-0 (2015) Author: Fallon, Pat Relating to requiring certain public school students to attend a designated film screening. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
SB 13 84-0 (2015) Author: Perry, Charles | et. al.
Sponsor: Aycock, Jimmie Don | et. al.
Relating to measures to support public school student academic achievement and high school, college, and career preparation, including measures to improve and support dual credit courses, the development of public outreach materials, and the development of postsecondary education and career counseling academies. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Placed on General State Calendar
SB 88 84-0 (2015) Author: Ellis, Rodney | et. al. Relating to health education curriculum and instruction in public schools. Senate: Education Co-author authorized
SB 141 84-0 (2015) Author: Garcia, Sylvia | et. al. Relating to a voter educator program for high school seniors. Senate: State Affairs Co-author authorized
SB 297 84-0 (2015) Author: Watson, Kirk | et. al. Relating to health education curriculum and instruction in public schools. Senate: Education Co-author authorized
SB 300 84-0 (2015) Author: Watson, Kirk | et. al. Relating to notice to parents of public school students regarding human sexuality instruction. Senate: Education Co-author authorized
SB 452 84-0 (2015) Author: Seliger, Kel Relating to administering the Texas Success Initiative assessment instrument to certain public school students. Senate: Education Referred to Education
SB 454 84-0 (2015) Author: Seliger, Kel Relating to the alignment of the college readiness standards and expectations and the essential knowledge and skills. Senate: Education Referred to Education
SB 477 84-0 (2015) Author: Kolkhorst, Lois Relating to the provision of human sexuality and family planning instruction in public schools. Senate: Education Referred to Education
SB 518 84-0 (2015) Author: Uresti, Carlos Relating to inclusion of mental health concerns in existing school health efforts. Senate: Education Referred to Education
SB 568 84-0 (2015) Author: Bettencourt, Paul | et. al. Relating to a classroom visual aid stipend for public school classroom teachers. Senate: Education Referred to Education
SB 665 84-0 (2015) Author: Campbell, Donna Relating to inclusion of a course on the founding principles of the United States in the curriculum requirements for public high school students and the posting of the founding documents of the United States in public school buildings. Senate: Education Referred to Education
SB 726 84-0 (2015) Author: Watson, Kirk Relating to notice to parents of public school students regarding human sexuality instruction. Senate: Education Referred to Education
SB 894 84-0 (2015) Author: Taylor, Larry Relating to the state virtual school network. Senate: Education Not again placed on intent calendar
SB 925 84-0 (2015) Author: Kolkhorst, Lois | et. al.
Sponsor: Aycock, Jimmie Don
Relating to providing training academies for public school teachers who provide reading instruction to students in kindergarten through grade three. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Effective immediately
SB 934 84-0 (2015) Author: Kolkhorst, Lois | et. al.
Sponsor: Farney, Marsha
Relating to providing training academies for public school teachers who provide mathematics instruction to students in kindergarten through grade three. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Effective immediately
SB 935 84-0 (2015) Author: Kolkhorst, Lois | et. al.
Sponsor: Deshotel, Joe
Relating to the establishment of a reading excellence team pilot program. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Effective immediately
SB 952 84-0 (2015) Author: West, Royce Relating to parental notification of physical fitness assessment results and development of wellness plans for certain public school students. Senate: Education Referred to Education
SB 968 84-0 (2015) Author: West, Royce
Sponsor: Naishtat, Elliott
Relating to a prescription drug misuse awareness component of the health curriculum used in public schools. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Effective immediately
SB 972 84-0 (2015) Author: Kolkhorst, Lois | et. al.
Sponsor: Deshotel, Joe
Relating to training academies for public school teachers who provide reading comprehension instruction to students in grades four and five. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Effective immediately
SB 977 84-0 (2015) Author: Rodríguez, José Relating to a secondary-level English language learners' program for public school students of limited English proficiency. Senate: Education Referred to Education
SB 1004 84-0 (2015) Author: Bettencourt, Paul
Sponsor: Thompson, Senfronia
Relating to courses and programs offered jointly by certain public junior colleges and independent school districts. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Effective immediately
SB 1024 84-0 (2015) Author: Seliger, Kel
Sponsor: White, James | et. al.
Relating to eligibility for course credit and high school diplomas of students enrolled in educational programs provided by the Windham School District in the Texas Department of Criminal Justice. House: Corrections
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective immediately
SB 1063 84-0 (2015) Author: Garcia, Sylvia Relating to outreach materials to foster awareness of recent public school curriculum changes. Senate: Education Referred to Education
SB 1126 84-0 (2015) Author: Taylor, Larry Relating to a prohibition of restrictions on the grade levels at which a public high school student may be eligible to enroll in a dual credit course. Senate: Education Referred to Education
SB 1159 84-0 (2015) Author: Estes, Craig Relating to a prohibition of limitations on the number of dual credit courses or hours in which a public high school student may enroll. Senate: Education Referred to Education
SB 1204 84-0 (2015) Author: Rodríguez, José
Sponsor: Márquez, Marisa
Relating to a waiver of fees by the Department of Agriculture and the Parks and Wildlife Department for certain educational programs involving aquaculture and hydroponics. House: Agriculture & Livestock
Senate: Agriculture, Water & Rural Affairs
Effective immediately
SB 1342 84-0 (2015) Author: Huffines, Don Relating to the required curriculum for public school students. Senate: Education Referred to Education
SB 1426 84-0 (2015) Author: West, Royce Relating to physical activity and physical education requirements in public schools. Senate: Education Referred to Education
SB 1480 84-0 (2015) Author: Garcia, Sylvia Relating to the development and alignment by the Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board of curricula for certain educational programs. Senate: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
SB 1752 84-0 (2015) Author: West, Royce Relating to prekindergarten programs in public schools. Senate: Education Referred to Education
SB 1858 84-0 (2015) Author: Garcia, Sylvia | et. al. Relating to programs in public schools designed to facilitate planning and saving for higher education and facilitate personal financial literacy instruction. Senate: Education Co-author authorized
SB 1893 84-0 (2015) Author: Garcia, Sylvia Relating to the assessment of public school students in writing and English language arts. Senate: Education Referred to Education
SCR 50 84-0 (2015) Author: West, Royce
Sponsor: Naishtat, Elliott
Instructing the enrolling clerk of the senate to make corrections in S.B. No. 968. Signed by the Governor
HB 5 83-0 (2013) Author: Aycock, Jimmie Don | et. al.
Sponsor: Patrick, Dan | et. al.
Relating to public school accountability, including assessment, and curriculum requirements; providing a criminal penalty. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
See remarks for effective date
HB 49 83-0 (2013) Author: Flynn, Dan | et. al. Relating to inclusion of a course on the United States Constitution in the curriculum requirements for public high school students. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 65 83-0 (2013) Author: Guillen, Ryan Relating to the administration to public school students in certain grades of state-administered assessment instruments. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 85 83-0 (2013) Author: Callegari, Bill | et. al. Relating to state administration of assessment instruments to public school students. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 143 83-0 (2013) Author: Raymond, Richard Peña Relating to the instruction of American Sign Language in public high schools. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 275 83-0 (2013) Author: Alvarado, Carol | et. al. Relating to physical education credits required for high school graduation. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 276 83-0 (2013) Author: Alvarado, Carol | et. al. Relating to requiring a health credit for high school graduation. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 277 83-0 (2013) Author: Alvarado, Carol Relating to physical activity requirements for students in public schools. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 399 83-0 (2013) Author: Krause, Matt | et. al. Relating to the requirement that certain high school students successfully complete four courses in each subject of the foundation curriculum. House: Public Education Left pending in committee
HB 422 83-0 (2013) Author: Davis, John | et. al. Relating to career and technology education or fine arts credits required for high school graduation. House: Public Education Left pending in committee
HB 462 83-0 (2013) Author: Huberty, Dan | et. al.
Sponsor: Patrick, Dan | et. al.
Relating to state control of teacher appraisal criteria, curriculum standards, and assessment instruments. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Effective immediately
HB 482 83-0 (2013) Author: Alvarado, Carol | et. al. Relating to the curriculum that must be provided by a disciplinary alternative education program. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 513 83-0 (2013) Author: Harper-Brown, Linda Relating to the bilingual education and special language programs offered in public schools. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 551 83-0 (2013) Author: Cortez, Philip | et. al. Relating to the payment of tuition for public high school students who participate in college credit programs. House: Public Education Considered in Local & Consent Calendars
HB 639 83-0 (2013) Author: Patrick, Diane Relating to the eligibility requirements for admission of undergraduate students to a general academic teaching institution. House: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
HB 640 83-0 (2013) Author: Patrick, Diane | et. al. Relating to public school accountability and end-of-course assessment instruments. House: Public Education Left pending in committee
HB 704 83-0 (2013) Author: White, James | et. al. Relating to public school curriculum standards and assessment instruments. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 760 83-0 (2013) Author: Toth, Steve | et. al. Relating to State Board of Education oversight of regional education service center services and products concerning student curriculum. House: Public Education No action taken in committee
HB 806 83-0 (2013) Author: Cortez, Philip | et. al. Relating to funding for public school career and technology programs. House: Public Education Left pending in committee
HB 842 83-0 (2013) Author: Bell, Cecil | et. al.
Sponsor: Deuell, Bob
Relating to the provision of certain opportunities to career and technical students by public school districts under the college credit program. House: Economic & Small Business Development
Senate: Education
Effective immediately
HB 863 83-0 (2013) Author: King, Susan | et. al. Relating to information regarding unfunded state educational mandates imposed on a school district. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 864 83-0 (2013) Author: King, Susan | et. al. Relating to school district waivers from state curriculum requirements for high school graduation. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 874 83-0 (2013) Author: Lavender, George Relating to the eligibility requirements for admission of undergraduate students to a general academic teaching institution. House: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
HB 897 83-0 (2013) Author: Zerwas, John | et. al.
Sponsor: Hinojosa, Juan
Relating to instruction in cardiopulmonary resuscitation in secondary education curriculum. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Effective immediately
HB 1057 83-0 (2013) Author: Leach, Jeff | et. al. Relating to providing human sexuality instruction in public schools. House: Public Education Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 1138 83-0 (2013) Author: Naishtat, Elliott Relating to the evaluation and instruction of public school students with visual impairments. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 1142 83-0 (2013) Author: White, James | et. al. Relating to a public school elective course on firearm safety, training, and history. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 1156 83-0 (2013) Author: Bonnen, Dennis Relating to eliminating the requirement that a school district assess the physical fitness of students. House: Public Education Left pending in committee
HB 1240 83-0 (2013) Author: Strama, Mark Relating to a study comparing the required public school curriculum essential knowledge and skills and the common core state standards. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 1423 83-0 (2013) Author: Deshotel, Joe | et. al. Relating to multiple public school graduation plans for student success and economic competitiveness; creating an offense. House: Public Education Left pending in committee
HB 1454 83-0 (2013) Author: Gonzalez, Naomi
Sponsor: Rodríguez, José
Relating to events to educate students about Type 2 diabetes in certain school districts. House: International Trade & Intergovernmental Affairs
Senate: Education
Committee report printed and distributed
HB 1500 83-0 (2013) Author: Muñoz, Jr., Sergio Relating to a workforce high school diploma program. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 1696 83-0 (2013) Author: Farrar, Jessica Relating to education programs regarding homosexual conduct. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 1926 83-0 (2013) Author: King, Ken | et. al.
Sponsor: Hegar, Glenn | et. al.
Relating to the operation of the state virtual school network and courses provided through other distance learning arrangements. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Effective immediately
HB 2010 83-0 (2013) Author: Workman, Paul Relating to a career path initiative for public school students that includes career path guidance for students in certain grade levels, additional high school graduation programs, and a requirement for a minimum number of school counselors at certain schools. House: Economic & Small Business Development Referred to Economic & Small Business Development
HB 2014 83-0 (2013) Author: Strama, Mark Relating to procedures applicable to adoption of the public school curriculum by the State Board of Education. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 2052 83-0 (2013) Author: Phillips, Larry Relating to a physical assessment of students by a public school. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 2201 83-0 (2013) Author: Farney, Marsha | et. al.
Sponsor: Lucio, Jr., Eddie
Relating to increasing the courses offered in the career and technology education curriculum. House: Economic & Small Business Development
Senate: Education
Effective on 9/1/13
HB 2203 83-0 (2013) Author: Rodriguez, Eddie Relating to curriculum and end-of-course assessment requirements for high school graduation, including the establishment of a workforce certification program and the elimination of certain tax discounts to fund the program. House: Economic & Small Business Development Referred to Economic & Small Business Development
HB 2376 83-0 (2013) Author: Raymond, Richard Peña Relating to the number of students eligible to participate in a special education program who may be enrolled in a foundation curriculum course. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 2431 83-0 (2013) Author: Murphy, Jim | et. al. Relating to public high school graduation, including curriculum requirements for graduation. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 2477 83-0 (2013) Author: Alvarado, Carol Relating to inclusion of mental health concerns in existing state and local coordinated school health efforts. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 2483 83-0 (2013) Author: Alvarado, Carol | et. al.
Sponsor: Ellis, Rodney
Relating to including oral health education as part of the coordinated health program for public elementary, middle, and junior high school students. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Effective immediately
HB 2484 83-0 (2013) Author: Alvarado, Carol Relating to the establishment of Voter Education Month for public school students in grade 12. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 2540 83-0 (2013) Author: Reynolds, Ron Relating to public school accountability, including assessment and curriculum requirements. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 2588 83-0 (2013) Author: Rodriguez, Justin Relating to college preparatory courses offered by school districts for local course credit. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 2662 83-0 (2013) Author: Farney, Marsha | et. al.
Sponsor: Patrick, Dan
Relating to a personal financial literacy credit for high school programs. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Effective immediately
HB 2820 83-0 (2013) Author: Allen, Alma Relating to the adoption of major curriculum initiatives by a school district. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 2836 83-0 (2013) Author: Ratliff, Bennett | et. al.
Sponsor: Patrick, Dan | et. al.
Relating to the essential knowledge and skills of the required public school curriculum and to certain state-adopted or state-developed assessment instruments for public school students. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Vetoed by the Governor
HB 3364 83-0 (2013) Author: Davis, John Relating to the payment of resident tuition and fees by certain high school students who enroll in dual credit courses. House: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
HB 3417 83-0 (2013) Author: Lavender, George Relating to high school curriculum and assessment requirements for public school students. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 3581 83-0 (2013) Author: Strama, Mark Relating to health education curriculum and instruction in public schools. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 3585 83-0 (2013) Author: Strama, Mark Relating to procedures for credit by examination in public schools. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HCR 224 83-0 (2013) Author: Aycock, Jimmie Don
Sponsor: Patrick, Dan
Instructing the enrolling clerk of the house of representatives to make corrections in H.B. No. 5. Signed by the Governor
HR 3012 83-0 (2013) Author: Aycock, Jimmie Don Suspending limitations on conference committee jurisdiction, H.B. No. 5. Reported enrolled
SB 3 83-0 (2013) Author: Patrick, Dan | et. al. Relating to public high school graduation, including curriculum and assessment requirements for graduation and funding in support of certain curriculum authorized for graduation. Senate: Education Not again placed on intent calendar
SB 31 83-0 (2013) Author: Zaffirini, Judith
Sponsor: Patrick, Diane
Relating to formula funding for certain semester credit hours earned for dual course credit. House: Higher Education
Senate: Higher Education
Effective immediately
SB 39 83-0 (2013) Author: Zaffirini, Judith
Sponsor: Naishtat, Elliott
Relating to the evaluation and instruction of public school students with visual impairments. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Effective immediately
SB 134 83-0 (2013) Author: Nelson, Jane Relating to health and physical education credits required for high school graduation. Senate: Education Referred to Education
SB 172 83-0 (2013) Author: Carona, John
Sponsor: Ratliff, Bennett
Relating to diagnosing the reading development and comprehension of public school kindergarten students. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Effective immediately
SB 197 83-0 (2013) Author: Watson, Kirk Relating to procedures applicable to adoption of the public school curriculum by the State Board of Education. Senate: Education Referred to Education
SB 225 83-0 (2013) Author: Seliger, Kel | et. al. Relating to curriculum and end-of-course assessment requirements for high school graduation. Senate: Education Co-author authorized
SB 240 83-0 (2013) Author: Van de Putte, Leticia | et. al. Relating to public school accountability and end-of-course assessment instruments. Senate: Education Co-author authorized
SB 261 83-0 (2013) Author: Hinojosa, Juan Relating to instruction in cardiopulmonary resuscitation and the use of automated external defibrillators in secondary education curriculum. Senate: Education Referred to Education
SB 278 83-0 (2013) Author: Watson, Kirk Relating to an alcohol awareness component of the science curriculum used in public schools. Senate: Education Referred to Education
SB 310 83-0 (2013) Author: Ellis, Rodney Relating to health education curriculum and instruction in public schools. Senate: Education Referred to Education
SB 435 83-0 (2013) Author: Duncan, Robert
Sponsor: Cortez, Philip | et. al.
Relating to the payment of tuition for public high school students who participate in college credit programs. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Effective immediately
SB 521 83-0 (2013) Author: Paxton, Ken | et. al. Relating to the provision of and parental approval for a student's participation in human sexuality and family planning instruction in public schools. Senate: Education Committee report printed and distributed
SB 525 83-0 (2013) Author: Rodríguez, José Relating to physical activity requirements for students in public schools. Senate: Education Referred to Education
SB 684 83-0 (2013) Author: Deuell, Bob
Sponsor: Phillips, Larry
Relating to a physical assessment of students by a public school. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Committee report sent to Calendars
SB 792 83-0 (2013) Author: Seliger, Kel Relating to end-of-course assessment requirements for high school graduation. Senate: Education Referred to Education
SB 1298 83-0 (2013) Author: Hegar, Glenn | et. al. Relating to the provision of electronic courses in public schools, the state virtual school network, and school district digital capabilities. Senate: Education Not again placed on intent calendar
SB 1310 83-0 (2013) Author: Davis, Wendy | et. al.
Sponsor: Huberty, Dan
Relating to standards for school district, public school campus, and open-enrollment charter school performance ratings. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Comm. report sent to Local & Consent Calendar
SB 1344 83-0 (2013) Author: Hinojosa, Juan Relating to public high school graduation, including curriculum requirements for graduation. Senate: Education Referred to Education
SB 1352 83-0 (2013) Author: Van de Putte, Leticia
Sponsor: Alvarado, Carol
Relating to inclusion of mental health concerns in existing state and local coordinated school health efforts. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Placed on General State Calendar
SB 1406 83-0 (2013) Author: Patrick, Dan | et. al.
Sponsor: Toth, Steve | et. al.
Relating to State Board of Education oversight of regional education service center activities concerning certain curriculum management systems. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Effective immediately
SB 1474 83-0 (2013) Author: Duncan, Robert
Sponsor: Allen, Alma
Relating to the adoption of major curriculum initiatives by a school district. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Effective immediately
SB 1618 83-0 (2013) Author: West, Royce Relating to public school accountability, including assessment, and curriculum requirements. Senate: Education Referred to Education
SB 1724 83-0 (2013) Author: Patrick, Dan | et. al. Relating to end-of-course assessment instruments administered to public high school students and other measures of secondary-level performance. Senate: Education Not again placed on intent calendar
SR 1081 83-0 (2013) Author: Patrick, Dan Suspending limitations on conference committee jurisdiction, H.B. No. 5. Reported enrolled
HB 22 83-2 (2013) Author: Leach, Jeff | et. al. Relating to the regulation of certain activities by abortion providers in public schools. House: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
HB 40 83-2 (2013) Author: Turner, Chris | et. al. Relating to health education curriculum and instruction in public schools. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 42 83-2 (2013) Author: Farrar, Jessica Relating to notice to parents of public school students regarding human sexuality instruction to reduce the demand for abortion. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 48 83-2 (2013) Author: Dukes, Dawnna Relating to health education curriculum and instruction in public schools to reduce the demand for abortion. House: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
HB 51 83-2 (2013) Author: Rodriguez, Eddie Relating to human sexuality and health, including the regulation of abortion; providing a civil penalty. House: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
HB 52 83-2 (2013) Author: Ratliff, Bennett Relating to certain state-adopted or state-developed assessment instruments for public school students and to a certain indicator of student achievement. Filed
SB 25 83-2 (2013) Author: Watson, Kirk | et. al. Relating to health education curriculum and instruction in public schools to reduce the demand for abortion. Filed
SB 26 83-2 (2013) Author: Ellis, Rodney | et. al. Relating to health education curriculum and instruction in public schools. Filed
SB 27 83-2 (2013) Author: Watson, Kirk | et. al. Relating to notice to parents of public school students regarding human sexuality instruction to reduce the demand for abortion. Filed
SB 41 83-2 (2013) Author: Patrick, Dan Relating to the use by a school district or district employee of certain existing student curriculum materials developed or provided by a regional education service center. Filed
HB 23 83-3 (2013) Author: Ratliff, Bennett Relating to certain state-adopted or state-developed assessment instruments for public school students and to a certain indicator of student achievement. Filed
SB 9 83-3 (2013) Author: Patrick, Dan | et. al. Relating to the use by a school district or district employee of certain existing student curriculum materials developed or provided by a regional education service center. Co-author authorized
HB 6 82-0 (2011) Author: Eissler, Rob | et. al.
Sponsor: Shapiro, Florence
Relating to the foundation curriculum, the establishment of the instructional materials allotment, and the adoption, review, and purchase of instructional materials and technological equipment for public schools. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
1 hr. notice-to suspend rules
HB 34 82-0 (2011) Author: Branch, Dan | et. al.
Sponsor: Shapiro, Florence | et. al.
Relating to including in the public high school curriculum instruction in methods of paying for postsecondary education and training. House: Higher Education
Senate: Education
Effective immediately
HB 132 82-0 (2011) Author: Gallego, Pete Relating to the issuance of a driver's license to a person who is younger than 24 years of age and who has not obtained a high school diploma or its equivalent. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 155 82-0 (2011) Author: Raymond, Richard Pena Relating to the instruction of American Sign Language in public high schools. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 280 82-0 (2011) Author: Alvarado, Carol Relating to requiring a health credit for high school graduation. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 281 82-0 (2011) Author: Alvarado, Carol Relating to physical education credits required for high school graduation. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 386 82-0 (2011) Author: Raymond, Richard Pena Relating to the instruction of American Sign Language in public high schools. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 477 82-0 (2011) Author: Hochberg, Scott | et. al. Relating to the authority of the Texas Holocaust and Genocide Commission to participate in the establishment and operation of an affiliated nonprofit organization and provide grants. House: Culture, Recreation & Tourism Left pending in committee
HB 604 82-0 (2011) Author: Farrar, Jessica Relating to the repeal of the offense of homosexual conduct. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Left pending in committee
HB 619 82-0 (2011) Author: Dutton, Jr., Harold V. Relating to the provision of courses in behavioral modification by disciplinary alternative education programs and juvenile justice alternative education programs. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 692 82-0 (2011) Author: Farias, Joe
Sponsor: Van de Putte, Leticia
Relating to high school graduation requirements for a student who is unable to participate in physical activity due to disability or illness. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Effective immediately
HB 827 82-0 (2011) Author: Farias, Joe Relating to requirements for certain human sexuality instruction presentations in public schools. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 828 82-0 (2011) Author: Farias, Joe Relating to notice to parents of public school students regarding human sexuality instruction. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 829 82-0 (2011) Author: Farias, Joe Relating to including in local school health advisory council reports to school district boards of trustees explanations of campus compliance with the requirement for setting, in campus improvement plans, goals and objectives for campus coordinated health programs. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 845 82-0 (2011) Author: Murphy, Jim Relating to the computation of public high school grade point averages. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 860 82-0 (2011) Author: Patrick, Diane Relating to the categories of performance for which a public school campus may receive a distinction designation. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 944 82-0 (2011) Author: Dukes, Dawnna | et. al. Relating to membership and duties of local school health advisory councils. House: Public Health Left pending in committee
HB 1093 82-0 (2011) Author: Farias, Joe Relating to reporting individual student performance on a physical fitness assessment instrument to the Texas Education Agency. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 1095 82-0 (2011) Author: Farias, Joe Relating to a requirement of a commitment to serve a certain minimum term before a person may be appointed as a member of a local school health advisory council. House: Public Education Statement(s) of vote recorded in Journal
HB 1097 82-0 (2011) Author: Farias, Joe Relating to including in the annual report of a local school health advisory council to a school district board of trustees information related to funding of programs designed to promote improved student health. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 1193 82-0 (2011) Author: Woolley, Beverly Relating to the eligibility requirements for automatic admission of undergraduate students to four-year public institutions of higher education and to certain scholarship and reporting and notice requirements relating to automatic admission. House: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
HB 1255 82-0 (2011) Author: Strama, Mark Relating to programs, services, and information related to women's health, family planning, and human sexuality. House: Public Health Referred to Public Health
HB 1268 82-0 (2011) Author: Murphy, Jim | et. al. Relating to the computation of public high school grade point averages. House: Public Education Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 1304 82-0 (2011) Author: Bonnen, Dennis Relating to requirements for a personal financial literacy component in the public high school curriculum. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 1370 82-0 (2011) Author: Workman, Paul Relating to establishment of the Texas Construction Academy as a residential construction training and high school center for certain public high school students and high school graduates. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 1398 82-0 (2011) Author: Farias, Joe Relating to federal funding for personal responsibility education programs. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 1462 82-0 (2011) Author: Huberty, Dan | et. al. Relating to the inclusion of professional staff who educate students with disabilities on district-level and campus-level planning and decision-making committees. House: Public Education Considered in Local & Consent Calendars
HB 1484 82-0 (2011) Author: Patrick, Diane Relating to prohibiting state funding to public junior colleges for physical education courses offered for joint high school and junior college credit. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 1624 82-0 (2011) Author: Castro, Joaquin Relating to health education curriculum and instruction in public schools. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 1942 82-0 (2011) Author: Patrick, Diane | et. al.
Sponsor: Van de Putte, Leticia | et. al.
Relating to bullying in public schools. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Effective immediately
HB 2156 82-0 (2011) Author: Coleman, Garnet Relating to the repeal of the offense of homosexual conduct. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Left pending in committee
HB 2211 82-0 (2011) Author: Farias, Joe Relating to the availability of individual student performance on a physical fitness assessment instrument. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 2217 82-0 (2011) Author: Martinez Fischer, Trey Relating to the essential knowledge and skills of the social studies curriculum used in the public schools. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 2362 82-0 (2011) Author: Flynn, Dan Relating to inclusion of a course on the United States Constitution in the curriculum requirements for public high school students. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 2402 82-0 (2011) Author: Chisum, Warren Relating to the provision of and parental approval for a student's participation in human sexuality instruction in public schools. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 2466 82-0 (2011) Author: Phillips, Larry
Sponsor: Carona, John
Relating to the licensing and operation of motor vehicles by minors. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety
Senate: Transportation & Homeland Security
Effective on 9/1/11
HB 2514 82-0 (2011) Author: Callegari, Bill | et. al. Relating to state administration of assessment instruments to public school students. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 2517 82-0 (2011) Author: Villarreal, Mike Relating to eligibility for state credits for college tuition and fees for public high school students who receive diplomas by demonstrating early readiness for college. House: Higher Education No action taken in committee
HB 2627 82-0 (2011) Author: Branch, Dan Relating to the purchase of classroom sets of textbooks for public schools. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 2796 82-0 (2011) Author: Bonnen, Dennis Relating to repeal of the coordinated health program for public primary and secondary schools. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 2843 82-0 (2011) Author: Madden, Jerry Relating to the provision of additional opportunities for instruction through the state virtual school network. House: Public Education Left pending in committee
HB 2913 82-0 (2011) Author: Munoz, Jr., Sergio Relating to the operation of dropout recovery programs by certain public junior colleges in partnership with school districts. House: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
HB 2923 82-0 (2011) Author: Huberty, Dan | et. al. Relating to state control of teacher appraisal criteria, curriculum standards, and assessment instruments. House: State Sovereignty, Select Corrected committee report sent to Calendars
HB 2932 82-0 (2011) Author: Castro, Joaquin Relating to college preparatory courses offered by school districts for local course credit. House: Public Education Left pending in committee
HB 3006 82-0 (2011) Author: Bonnen, Dennis Relating to the minimum number of days of service for public school educators and the required number of days of instruction for public school students. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 3007 82-0 (2011) Author: Bonnen, Dennis Relating to eliminating the requirement that a school district assess the physical fitness of students. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 3043 82-0 (2011) Author: Eissler, Rob Relating to an alcohol awareness component of the science curriculum used in public schools. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 3075 82-0 (2011) Author: Veasey, Marc Relating to the health and physical education program guidelines that a school district must use in the district's health or physical education curriculum. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 3088 82-0 (2011) Author: Madden, Jerry Relating to the state virtual school network and virtual high schools. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 3119 82-0 (2011) Author: Landtroop, Jim | et. al. Relating to certification required to teach public school elective courses on the Old and New Testaments and to students offered those courses. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 3232 82-0 (2011) Author: Hernandez Luna, Ana Relating to including a personal financial literacy component in certain public school mathematics courses. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 3257 82-0 (2011) Author: Strama, Mark Relating to procedures applicable to adoption of the public school curriculum by the State Board of Education. House: Public Education Left pending in committee
HB 3263 82-0 (2011) Author: Strama, Mark Relating to higher education curriculum review teams to review public school curriculum standards for college readiness purposes. House: Higher Education Left pending in committee
HB 3468 82-0 (2011) Author: Patrick, Diane | et. al.
Sponsor: Shapiro, Florence
Relating to the assessment of public school students for college readiness and developmental education courses to prepare students for college-level coursework. House: Higher Education
Senate: Education
Effective immediately
HB 3501 82-0 (2011) Author: Callegari, Bill Relating to school district personnel. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 3504 82-0 (2011) Author: Villarreal, Mike Relating to transferring primary authority for the adoption of the public school curriculum and textbooks from the State Board of Education to the commissioner of education. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 3681 82-0 (2011) Author: Martinez Fischer, Trey Relating to assessments of physical fitness of public school students and campus ratings based on that assessment. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 3682 82-0 (2011) Author: Martinez Fischer, Trey Relating to physical activity requirements applicable to public school students. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 3721 82-0 (2011) Author: Patrick, Diane Relating to formula funding for certain semester credit hours earned for dual course credit. House: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
SB 3 82-0 (2011) Author: Shapiro, Florence Relating to the flexibility of the board of trustees of a school district in the management and operation of public schools in the district. Senate: Education No action taken in committee
SB 6 82-0 (2011) Author: Shapiro, Florence | et. al. Relating to the foundation curriculum, the establishment of the instructional materials allotment, and the adoption, review, and purchase of instructional materials and technological equipment for public schools. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Referred to Public Education
SB 50 82-0 (2011) Author: Zaffirini, Judith Relating to regulatory authority for courses taken by public high school students for both high school and college credit. Senate: Education Referred to Education
SB 114 82-0 (2011) Author: Davis, Wendy Relating to the expansion of the financial literacy pilot program in public schools. Senate: Education Referred to Education
SB 149 82-0 (2011) Author: West, Royce
Sponsor: Castro, Joaquin
Relating to rules adopted and reporting required under the school district college credit program. House: Higher Education
Senate: Education
See remarks for effective date
SB 185 82-0 (2011) Author: Nelson, Jane Relating to physical activity requirements for students in public schools. Senate: Education Referred to Education
SB 186 82-0 (2011) Author: Nelson, Jane Relating to health and physical education credits required for high school graduation. Senate: Education Referred to Education
SB 226 82-0 (2011) Author: Nelson, Jane | et. al.
Sponsor: Smith, Todd
Relating to reporting individual student performance on a physical fitness assessment instrument to the Texas Education Agency. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Effective immediately
SB 247 82-0 (2011) Author: Shapiro, Florence | et. al.
Sponsor: Hochberg, Scott
Relating to the authority of the Texas Holocaust and Genocide Commission to participate in the establishment and operation of an affiliated nonprofit organization and provide grants. House: Culture, Recreation & Tourism
Senate: State Affairs
Effective immediately
SB 290 82-0 (2011) Author: Watson, Kirk | et. al.
Sponsor: Hernandez Luna, Ana
Relating to including a personal financial literacy component in public school mathematics instruction. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Effective immediately
SB 291 82-0 (2011) Author: Watson, Kirk Relating to an alcohol awareness component of the science curriculum used in public schools. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Left pending in committee
SB 346 82-0 (2011) Author: Gallegos, Jr., Mario
Sponsor: Hochberg, Scott
Relating to the curriculum that must be provided by a disciplinary alternative education program. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Committee report sent to Calendars
SB 419 82-0 (2011) Author: West, Royce
Sponsor: Patrick, Diane
Relating to prohibiting state funding to public junior colleges for physical education courses offered for joint high school and junior college credit. House: Public Education
Senate: Higher Education
Effective immediately
SB 468 82-0 (2011) Author: Shapiro, Florence | et. al. Relating to the flexibility of the board of trustees of a school district in the management and operation of public schools in the district. Senate: Education No action taken in committee
SB 585 82-0 (2011) Author: Watson, Kirk | et. al. Relating to programs, services, and information related to women's health, family planning, and human sexuality. Senate: Health & Human Services No action taken in subcommittee
SB 736 82-0 (2011) Author: Hinojosa, Juan
Sponsor: Dukes, Dawnna | et. al.
Relating to membership of local school health advisory councils. House: Public Health
Senate: Education
Effective immediately
SB 778 82-0 (2011) Author: Williams, Tommy | et. al.
Sponsor: Huberty, Dan
Relating to the inclusion of professional staff who educate students with disabilities on district-level and campus-level planning and decision-making committees. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Effective on 9/1/11
SB 850 82-0 (2011) Author: Zaffirini, Judith
Sponsor: Patrick, Diane
Relating to formula funding for certain semester credit hours earned for dual course credit. House: Higher Education
Senate: Higher Education
Committee report sent to Calendars
SB 852 82-0 (2011) Author: Ellis, Rodney | et. al. Relating to health education curriculum and instruction in public schools. Senate: Education Co-author authorized
SB 975 82-0 (2011) Author: Hinojosa, Juan | et. al.
Sponsor: Munoz, Jr., Sergio | et. al.
Relating to the operation of dropout recovery programs by certain public junior colleges in partnership with school districts. House: Higher Education
Senate: Education
Effective immediately
SB 1092 82-0 (2011) Author: Rodriguez, Jose Relating to creating a pilot project to reduce the need for developmental education required for certain students entering higher education. Senate: Education Referred to Education
SB 1261 82-0 (2011) Author: Hinojosa, Juan | et. al. Relating to the operation of dropout recovery programs by public junior colleges in partnership with school districts. Senate: Education Co-author authorized
SB 1326 82-0 (2011) Author: Watson, Kirk Relating to procedures applicable to adoption of the public school curriculum by the State Board of Education. Senate: Education Referred to Education
SB 1348 82-0 (2011) Author: Van de Putte, Leticia | et. al. Relating to higher education curriculum review teams to review public school curriculum standards for college readiness purposes. Senate: Higher Education Not again placed on intent calendar
SB 1410 82-0 (2011) Author: Duncan, Robert
Sponsor: Patrick, Diane
Relating to reporting student enrollment in tech-prep programs and evaluating tech-prep consortia. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Effective on 9/1/11
SB 1483 82-0 (2011) Author: Shapiro, Florence Relating to the state virtual school network and virtual high schools. Senate: Education Not again placed on intent calendar
SB 1499 82-0 (2011) Author: Watson, Kirk Relating to advancement of college readiness in the public school curriculum through evaluations and recommendations of vertical teams composed of faculty members of institutions of higher education. Senate: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
SB 1619 82-0 (2011) Author: Duncan, Robert
Sponsor: Aycock, Jimmie
Relating to participation of public high school students in college credit programs. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Effective immediately
SB 1620 82-0 (2011) Author: Duncan, Robert | et. al.
Sponsor: Aycock, Jimmie
Relating to substitution of certain career and technology courses for certain mathematics and science courses otherwise required under the recommended high school program. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Effective immediately
SB 1622 82-0 (2011) Author: Van de Putte, Leticia Relating to a secondary-level English language learners' program for public school students of limited English proficiency. Senate: Education Left pending in committee
SB 1623 82-0 (2011) Author: Van de Putte, Leticia Relating to transfer of a student of limited English proficiency out of a public school bilingual education or special language program. Senate: Education Referred to Education
SB 1642 82-0 (2011) Author: Davis, Wendy Relating to transferring primary authority for the adoption of the public school curriculum and textbooks from the State Board of Education to the commissioner of education. Senate: Education Referred to Education
SB 1724 82-0 (2011) Author: Zaffirini, Judith | et. al. Relating to conditions on the receipt of tuition and fee exemptions at public institutions of higher education. House: Higher Education
Senate: Higher Education
Referred to Higher Education
HB 6 82-1 (2011) Author: Eissler, Rob Relating to the foundation curriculum, the establishment of the instructional materials allotment, the adoption, review, and purchase of instructional materials and technological equipment for public schools, and the administration of state assessment instruments to public school students. House: Public Education Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 60 82-1 (2011) Author: Huberty, Dan Relating to state control of teacher appraisal criteria, curriculum standards, and assessment instruments. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 61 82-1 (2011) Author: Flynn, Dan Relating to inclusion of a course on the United States Constitution in the curriculum requirements for public high school students. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 76 82-1 (2011) Author: Harper-Brown, Linda Relating to the bilingual education and special language programs offered in public schools. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HR 198 82-1 (2011) Author: Eissler, Rob Suspending limitations on conference committee jurisdiction, S.B. No. 6. Reported enrolled
SB 30 82-1 (2011) Author: Shapiro, Florence Relating to the state virtual school network. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Referred to Public Education
SR 107 82-1 (2011) Author: Shapiro, Florence Suspending limitations on conference committee jurisdiction, S.B. No. 6. Reported enrolled
HB 3 81-0 (2009) Author: Eissler, Rob | et. al.
Sponsor: Shapiro, Florence
Relating to public school accountability, curriculum, and promotion requirements. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Effective immediately
HB 101 81-0 (2009) Author: Brown, Fred
Sponsor: Uresti, Carlos
Relating to the formula funding for public institutions of higher education for certain credit hours that do not count toward a degree. House: Higher Education
Senate: Higher Education
Effective immediately
HB 154 81-0 (2009) Author: Olivo, Dora Relating to the requirements for a public high school diploma. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 252 81-0 (2009) Author: Berman, Leo | et. al. Relating to authorizing the appointment of students to serve as election clerks. House: Elections Comm. report sent to Local & Consent Calendar
HB 289 81-0 (2009) Author: Dutton, Jr., Harold V. Relating to the provision of courses in behavioral modification by disciplinary alternative education programs and juvenile justice alternative education programs. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 315 81-0 (2009) Author: Raymond, Richard Relating to the instruction of American Sign Language in public high schools. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Referred to Education
HB 339 81-0 (2009) Author: Phillips, Larry | et. al.
Sponsor: Carona, John
Relating to driver education and driver's licensing requirements. House: Public Education
Senate: Administration
Effective on 9/1/09
HB 550 81-0 (2009) Author: Madden, Jerry Relating to annual courses on public school finance offered to the public by regional education service centers. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 741 81-0 (2009) Author: Castro, Joaquin | et. al. Relating to health education curriculum and instruction in public schools. House: Public Education Left pending in committee
HB 795 81-0 (2009) Author: Chisum, Warren | et. al. Relating to the Texas Holocaust and Genocide Commission. House: Culture, Recreation & Tourism Laid on the table subject to call
HB 850 81-0 (2009) Author: Eissler, Rob Relating to repeal on a periodic basis of the provisions of Titles 1 and 2 of the Education Code to provide for legislative review of the primary state statutes governing public education. House: Public Education Left pending in committee
HB 851 81-0 (2009) Author: Eissler, Rob Relating to Legislative Budget Board review of and reports to certain state officials concerning the primary state statutes governing public education. House: Public Education Left pending in committee
HB 1025 81-0 (2009) Author: Edwards, Al | et. al. Relating to preparation of public school students to enter the workforce. House: Technology, Economic Development & Workforce Referred to Technology, Economic Development & Workforce
HB 1085 81-0 (2009) Author: Edwards, Al Relating to an after-school pilot program offered by school districts to middle and junior high school students and their parents to prepare students for postsecondary education and training. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 1102 81-0 (2009) Author: Vo, Hubert | et. al. Relating to the requirements for the recommended and advanced public high school programs. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 1153 81-0 (2009) Author: Solomons, Burt | et. al. Relating to expanding the public high school curriculum to promote personal financial literacy. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 1216 81-0 (2009) Author: Brown, Fred | et. al. Relating to curriculum requirements for the recommended and advanced public high school programs. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 1281 81-0 (2009) Author: McClendon, Ruth | et. al. Relating to the inclusion in the foundation curriculum for public schools of instruction in certain skills development to prepare students for adult responsibility. House: Public Education Left pending in committee
HB 1316 81-0 (2009) Author: Walle, Armando Relating to the provision of academic tutoring for students at an academically unacceptable public school campus before the campus is reconstituted. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 1503 81-0 (2009) Author: Veasey, Marc | et. al. Relating to the high school graduation requirements. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 1567 81-0 (2009) Author: Villarreal, Mike | et. al. Relating to abstinence education in public schools. House: Public Education Left pending in committee
HB 1694 81-0 (2009) Author: Strama, Mark | et. al. Relating to the improvement of women's health by providing certain services and information related to unintended pregnancies and sexually transmitted diseases. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 1855 81-0 (2009) Author: Davis, John | et. al. Relating to physical activity requirements for students in public schools. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 1877 81-0 (2009) Author: Alvarado, Carol | et. al. Relating to physical activity requirements for students enrolled in public school prekindergarten programs. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 2155 81-0 (2009) Author: Edwards, Al Relating to clarification of the essential knowledge and skills of the public school curriculum and the evaluation of conforming curriculum management systems. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 2193 81-0 (2009) Author: Christian, Wayne Relating to Texas History Month curriculum requirements for students in public schools. House: Public Education Left pending in committee
HB 2209 81-0 (2009) Author: Pena, Aaron | et. al.
Sponsor: Van de Putte, Leticia
Relating to a voter educator program for high school seniors. House: Elections
Senate: Education
No action taken in committee
HB 2311 81-0 (2009) Author: Olivo, Dora Relating to requiring school districts to report compliance with physical activity requirements. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 2327 81-0 (2009) Author: Veasey, Marc | et. al. Relating to approval by the State Board of Education of certain public school courses for use in satisfying mathematics or science course requirements under the recommended and advanced high school programs. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 2424 81-0 (2009) Author: Morrison, Geanie | et. al.
Sponsor: Huffman, Joan
Relating to exempting Lamar State College--Orange and Lamar State College--Port Arthur from certain requirements relating to student admissions. House: Higher Education
Senate: Higher Education
Effective immediately
HB 2471 81-0 (2009) Author: Keffer, Jim | et. al. Relating to career and technical education in the public schools and high school graduation requirements. House: Public Education Left pending in committee
HB 2538 81-0 (2009) Author: Guillen, Ryan Relating to the career and technology education program. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 2812 81-0 (2009) Author: Swinford, David | et. al. Relating to the curriculum, funding, promotion, and economic impact of career and technology education in public educational institutions. House: Public Education Left pending in committee
HB 2903 81-0 (2009) Author: Olivo, Dora Relating to the curriculum that must be provided by a disciplinary alternative education program. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 2959 81-0 (2009) Author: Coleman, Garnet Relating to adoption and ownership of mathematics and science textbooks for public school students. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 3026 81-0 (2009) Author: Coleman, Garnet | et. al. Relating to the repeal of the offense of homosexual conduct. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Subcommittee members named
HB 3050 81-0 (2009) Author: Anchia, Rafael Relating to a pilot project to assess public school students by alternative methods. House: Public Education Left pending in committee
HB 3076 81-0 (2009) Author: Deshotel, Joe | et. al.
Sponsor: West, Royce
Relating to a parenting and paternity awareness program used in the health curriculum for public schools. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Effective immediately
HB 3271 81-0 (2009) Author: Howard, Donna Relating to the Texas Partnership for Children in Nature. House: Culture, Recreation & Tourism Referred to Culture, Recreation & Tourism
HB 3570 81-0 (2009) Author: Olivo, Dora Relating to the provision of career and technology education as an optional supplement to the general academic program provided by public schools. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 3700 81-0 (2009) Author: Jackson, Jim | et. al. Relating to the creation of the Texas Classroom Coaching Program. House: Public Education Postponed
HB 3714 81-0 (2009) Author: King, Susan | et. al. Relating to public school career and technology education program curriculum and funding and to development of a list of high-demand occupations for career and technology education students. House: Public Education Left pending in committee
HB 3741 81-0 (2009) Author: Eissler, Rob | et. al. Relating to physical education curriculum and instruction in public schools. House: Public Education Left pending in committee
HB 3916 81-0 (2009) Author: Eissler, Rob Relating to an alcohol awareness component of the health curriculum used in public schools. House: Public Education Left pending in committee
HB 3999 81-0 (2009) Author: Davis, Yvonne Relating to requiring Spanish language instruction in public elementary schools. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 4079 81-0 (2009) Author: Farrar, Jessica Relating to a secondary-level English language learners' program for public school students of limited English proficiency. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 4091 81-0 (2009) Author: Farrar, Jessica | et. al. Relating to bilingual education, English as a second language, and other special language programs and to an intensive reading improvement program for public school students of limited English proficiency. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Referred to Education
HB 4122 81-0 (2009) Author: Alonzo, Roberto Relating to the establishment of a collaborative language acquisition pilot program. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 4150 81-0 (2009) Author: Rose, Patrick Relating to the collection and provision of information concerning public school career and technology education programs. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 4224 81-0 (2009) Author: Christian, Wayne | et. al. Relating to the teaching of science in public schools. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 4250 81-0 (2009) Author: Farrar, Jessica Relating to requiring Latino and African-American history as part of the social studies curriculum. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 4488 81-0 (2009) Author: Howard, Charlie Relating to an alternative graduation plan for students planning to attend certain postsecondary educational institutions. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 4544 81-0 (2009) Author: Raymond, Richard Relating to the number of students eligible to participate in a special education program who may be enrolled in a foundation curriculum course. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 4615 81-0 (2009) Author: Rose, Patrick Relating to the coordinated health program for elementary, middle, and junior high school students. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 4671 81-0 (2009) Author: Guillen, Ryan Relating to funding for career and technology education programs in public schools. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 4672 81-0 (2009) Author: Olivo, Dora Relating to reports of a public school student's physical fitness assessment results to the student's parent and efforts to improve the physical fitness of public school students. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HCR 283 81-0 (2009) Author: Eissler, Rob
Sponsor: Shapiro, Florence
Instructing the enrolling clerk of the house to make corrections in H.B. No. 3. Signed by the Governor
SB 3 81-0 (2009) Author: Shapiro, Florence Relating to public school accountability, curriculum, and promotion requirements. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Referred to Public Education
SB 78 81-0 (2009) Author: Nelson, Jane
Sponsor: Smithee, John
Relating to promoting awareness and education about the purchase and availability of health coverage. House: Insurance
Senate: State Affairs
See remarks for effective date
SB 157 81-0 (2009) Author: Ellis, Rodney Relating to the Texas Civil Rights History Teacher Stipend Program. Senate: Education Referred to Education
SB 160 81-0 (2009) Author: Ellis, Rodney | et. al. Relating to the Texas Holocaust and Genocide Commission. Senate: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
SB 197 81-0 (2009) Author: Shapleigh, Eliot
Sponsor: Hochberg, Scott | et. al.
Relating to the expansion of the financial literacy pilot program in public schools. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Placed on General State Calendar
SB 199 81-0 (2009) Author: Shapleigh, Eliot
Sponsor: Hochberg, Scott | et. al.
Relating to providing training in personal financial literacy instruction for public school teachers. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Committee report sent to Calendars
SB 205 81-0 (2009) Author: Shapleigh, Eliot
Sponsor: Howard, Donna | et. al.
Relating to the Texas Partnership for Children in Nature. House: Culture, Recreation & Tourism
Senate: Agriculture & Rural Affairs
Placed on General State Calendar
SB 283 81-0 (2009) Author: Nelson, Jane | et. al.
Sponsor: Shelton, Mark
Relating to the membership and activities of local school health advisory councils and to parental involvement in human sexuality instruction in public schools. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Effective on 9/1/09
SB 325 81-0 (2009) Author: Shapleigh, Eliot Relating to providing training in personal financial literacy instruction for public school teachers. Senate: Education Referred to Education
SB 400 81-0 (2009) Author: Seliger, Kel Relating to an electronic course pilot program in the Amarillo Independent School District. Senate: Education Referred to Education
SB 482 81-0 (2009) Author: Ellis, Rodney | et. al.
Sponsor: Chisum, Warren | et. al.
Relating to the Texas Holocaust and Genocide Commission. House: Culture, Recreation & Tourism
Senate: State Affairs
Effective on 9/1/09
SB 515 81-0 (2009) Author: Ellis, Rodney | et. al. Relating to health education curriculum and instruction in public schools. Senate: Education Co-author authorized
SB 890 81-0 (2009) Author: Nelson, Jane Relating to physical activity requirements for students in public schools. Senate: Education Referred to Education
SB 891 81-0 (2009) Author: Nelson, Jane | et. al.
Sponsor: Eissler, Rob
Relating to the public school physical education curriculum. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Effective immediately
SB 1076 81-0 (2009) Author: Van de Putte, Leticia Relating to abstinence education in public schools. Senate: Education Referred to Education
SB 1100 81-0 (2009) Author: Watson, Kirk | et. al. Relating to the improvement of women's health by providing certain services and information related to unintended pregnancies and sexually transmitted diseases. Senate: Health & Human Services Referred to Health & Human Services
SB 1219 81-0 (2009) Author: Averitt, Kip | et. al.
Sponsor: Deshotel, Joe
Relating to a parenting and paternity awareness component of the health curriculum used in public high schools. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Effective immediately
SB 1313 81-0 (2009) Author: Shapiro, Florence | et. al.
Sponsor: Eissler, Rob
Relating to the quality and accessibility of public school career and technical education programs and to assistance to students concerning postsecondary education and training. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Placed on General State Calendar
SB 1344 81-0 (2009) Author: Watson, Kirk | et. al.
Sponsor: Eissler, Rob
Relating to an alcohol awareness component of the health curriculum used in public schools. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Effective immediately
SB 1362 81-0 (2009) Author: Shapiro, Florence
Sponsor: McReynolds, Jim
Relating to a Texas Youth Commission comprehensive plan to improve student reading skills and behavior. House: Corrections
Senate: Education
Committee report sent to Calendars
SB 1363 81-0 (2009) Author: Shapiro, Florence
Sponsor: Aycock, Jimmie
Relating to clarification of the essential knowledge and skills of the public school curriculum and the evaluation of conforming curriculum management systems. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Committee report sent to Calendars
SB 1525 81-0 (2009) Author: Shapleigh, Eliot Relating to physical education and physical activity requirements in public schools. Senate: Education Referred to Education
SB 1576 81-0 (2009) Author: Shapiro, Florence | et. al.
Sponsor: Eissler, Rob
Relating to an algebra instruction grant program. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Placed on General State Calendar
SB 1727 81-0 (2009) Author: West, Royce
Sponsor: Castro, Joaquin
Relating to rules adopted and reporting required under the school district college credit program. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Corrected committee report sent to Calendars
SB 1955 81-0 (2009) Author: Hegar, Glenn | et. al. Relating to career and technical education in the public schools and high school graduation requirements. Senate: Education Referred to Education
SB 2002 81-0 (2009) Author: Van de Putte, Leticia | et. al. Relating to a secondary-level English language learners' program for public school students of limited English proficiency. Senate: Education Co-author authorized
SB 2086 81-0 (2009) Author: Davis, Wendy Relating to the essential high school program and to the curriculum requirements for the recommended and advanced public high school programs. Senate: Education Referred to Education
SB 2210 81-0 (2009) Author: West, Royce Relating to the formula funding for public institutions of higher education for certain credit hours that do not count toward a degree. House: Higher Education
Senate: Higher Education
Referred to Higher Education
SB 2258 81-0 (2009) Author: Zaffirini, Judith
Sponsor: Hochberg, Scott
Relating to intensive summer programs for public school students and to college readiness programs at public institutions of higher education. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Effective immediately
SB 2275 81-0 (2009) Author: Seliger, Kel | et. al. Relating to the adoption of the public school curriculum and textbooks; transferring authority from the State Board of Education to the commissioner of education. Senate: Education Co-author authorized
SB 2357 81-0 (2009) Author: Gallegos, Jr., Mario
Sponsor: Olivo, Dora
Relating to the curriculum that must be provided by a disciplinary alternative education program. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Corrected committee report sent to Calendars
SB 2375 81-0 (2009) Author: Lucio, Jr., Eddie Relating to the number of students eligible to participate in a special education program who may be enrolled in a foundation curriculum course. Senate: Education Referred to Education
SCR 83 81-0 (2009) Author: Shapiro, Florence Instructing the enrolling clerk of the house to make corrections in H.B. No. 3. Received by the Secretary of the Senate
HB 57 80-0 (2007) Author: Isett, Carl Relating to an intensive reading and language intervention pilot program at certain public school campuses. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 77 80-0 (2007) Author: Naishtat, Elliott | et. al. Relating to the adoption of public school textbooks. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 137 80-0 (2007) Author: Olivo, Dora | et. al. Relating to the requirements for a high school diploma. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 208 80-0 (2007) Author: Flores, Kino
Sponsor: Lucio, Jr., Eddie
Relating to the eligibility of students enrolled in joint credit or concurrent enrollment programs for extracurricular activities and University Interscholastic League competitions. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Effective immediately
HB 311 80-0 (2007) Author: Chisum, Warren | et. al. Relating to parental approval of a student's participation in human sexuality instruction in public schools. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 366 80-0 (2007) Author: Villarreal, Mike Relating to consideration of the importance of daily recess by local school health advisory councils. House: Public Education Left pending in committee
HB 400 80-0 (2007) Author: Goolsby, Tony Relating to the eligibility of a high school graduate for automatic admission to an institution of higher education. House: Higher Education Left pending in committee
HB 425 80-0 (2007) Author: Madden, Jerry
Sponsor: Hinojosa, Juan
Relating to the instructional requirements for education services provided in a juvenile residential facility operated by a juvenile board or under contract with the Texas Youth Commission. House: Corrections
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/07
HB 503 80-0 (2007) Author: Castro, Joaquin | et. al. Relating to health education curriculum and instruction in public schools. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 531 80-0 (2007) Author: Madden, Jerry Relating to the eligibility of certain high school students to take the high school equivalency examination. House: Public Education Left pending in committee
HB 708 80-0 (2007) Author: Puente, Robert
Sponsor: Uresti, Carlos
Relating to Celebrate Freedom Week in public schools. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Effective immediately
HB 933 80-0 (2007) Author: Harper-Brown, Linda | et. al. Relating to the bilingual education and special language programs offered in public schools. House: Public Education Withdrawn from schedule
HB 994 80-0 (2007) Author: Martinez Fischer, Trey Relating to requiring public high school students to assist in the conduct of elections. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 1043 80-0 (2007) Author: Dutton, Jr., Harold V.
Sponsor: West, Royce
Relating to the provision of courses in behavioral modification by disciplinary alternative education programs and juvenile justice alternative education programs. House: Juvenile Justice & Family Issues
Senate: Education
Committee report printed and distributed
HB 1257 80-0 (2007) Author: Eissler, Rob | et. al. Relating to physical activity requirements and physical fitness assessment for certain public school students. House: Public Education Left pending in committee
HB 1287 80-0 (2007) Author: Chisum, Warren | et. al.
Sponsor: Estes, Craig | et. al.
Relating to public school elective courses providing academic study of the Bible. House: Public Education
Senate: International Relations & Trade
See remarks for effective date
HB 1326 80-0 (2007) Author: Coleman, Garnet Relating to the repeal of the offense of homosexual conduct. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
HB 1506 80-0 (2007) Author: Davis, Yvonne Relating to requiring Spanish language instruction in public elementary schools. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 1632 80-0 (2007) Author: Eissler, Rob | et. al.
Sponsor: Shapleigh, Eliot
Relating to the use of technology by public schools. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Left pending in committee
HB 1665 80-0 (2007) Author: Howard, Charlie Relating to certain requirements relating to public school reading instruction and textbooks. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 1700 80-0 (2007) Author: Hilderbran, Harvey
Sponsor: Fraser, Troy
Relating to a project for the development and implementation of a nature science curriculum for public school students. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Effective immediately
HB 1748 80-0 (2007) Author: Morrison, Geanie
Sponsor: Shapiro, Florence
Relating to the administration of Texas governor's schools. House: Higher Education
Senate: Education
Effective immediately
HB 1769 80-0 (2007) Author: Anchia, Rafael | et. al. Relating to the requirement that certain high school students successfully complete four courses in each subject of the foundation curriculum. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 1778 80-0 (2007) Author: Giddings, Helen Relating to a grant program to promote good citizenship. House: Appropriations Left pending in committee
HB 1842 80-0 (2007) Author: Strama, Mark | et. al. Relating to the provision of certain services and information related to unintended pregnancies and sexually transmitted diseases. House: State Affairs Placed on General State Calendar
HB 1858 80-0 (2007) Author: Murphy, Jim Relating to the computation of public high school grade point averages. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 2080 80-0 (2007) Author: Phillips, Larry Relating to statewide assessment instruments for public school students and requirements for grade level promotion and receiving a high school diploma. House: Public Education Left pending in committee
HB 2164 80-0 (2007) Author: Guillen, Ryan Relating to the creation of a technology center grant program for rural counties. House: Border & International Affairs Referred to Border and International Affairs
HB 2176 80-0 (2007) Author: Deshotel, Joe | et. al.
Sponsor: West, Royce
Relating to a parenting and paternity awareness component of the high school health curriculum. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Effective on 9/1/07
HB 2217 80-0 (2007) Author: Eissler, Rob | et. al. Relating to grants and programs for dropout prevention, high school success, and college and workforce readiness in public schools and student performance at certain community colleges. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Referred to Education
HB 2235 80-0 (2007) Author: Guillen, Ryan
Sponsor: Zaffirini, Judith
Relating to the creation of a technology center grant program for rural counties. House: Border & International Affairs
Senate: International Relations & Trade
Effective immediately
HB 2237 80-0 (2007) Author: Eissler, Rob | et. al.
Sponsor: Shapiro, Florence
Relating to grants and programs for dropout prevention, high school success, and college and workforce readiness in public schools. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
See remarks for effective date
HB 2372 80-0 (2007) Author: Morrison, Geanie Relating to the computation of a student's high school grade point average. House: Public Education Placed on General State Calendar
HB 2494 80-0 (2007) Author: Hochberg, Scott Relating to curriculum requirements and assessment instruments in public schools. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 2504 80-0 (2007) Author: Eissler, Rob | et. al.
Sponsor: Shapiro, Florence
Relating to an intensive mathematics and algebra intervention pilot program in public schools. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Effective immediately
HB 2520 80-0 (2007) Author: Davis, Yvonne Relating to a domestic violence education pilot project in certain school districts. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 2568 80-0 (2007) Author: Thompson, Senfronia Relating to an arts and humanities pilot program in certain school districts. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 2601 80-0 (2007) Author: Raymond, Richard Relating to the instruction of American Sign Language in public high schools. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 2649 80-0 (2007) Author: Rose, Patrick Relating to a study of instruction in public schools regarding the Holocaust and identification of best practices regarding that instruction. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 2658 80-0 (2007) Author: Giddings, Helen | et. al. Relating to the development of college preparatory mathematics and science courses for use in public high schools. House: Public Education Left pending in committee
HB 2697 80-0 (2007) Author: Hancock, Kelly Relating to the authority of public schools to operate distance learning schools. House: Public Education Left pending in committee
HB 2747 80-0 (2007) Author: Veasey, Marc Relating to appointing a commission to study and develop a recommended technical high school graduation program. House: Public Education Left pending in committee
HB 2874 80-0 (2007) Author: Davis, Yvonne Relating to establishment of a state public school curriculum commission. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 3051 80-0 (2007) Author: Martinez Fischer, Trey Relating to subsidies relating to Spanish language college advanced placement tests. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 3087 80-0 (2007) Author: Phillips, Larry | et. al. Relating to the development of applied mathematics and science courses for use in public high schools. House: Public Education Posting rule suspended
HB 3165 80-0 (2007) Author: Farrar, Jessica Relating to medically accurate information in the provision of instruction or the development of material relating to human development and human sexuality. House: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
HB 3171 80-0 (2007) Author: Swinford, David
Sponsor: Wentworth, Jeff
Relating to the development by the Texas Education Agency of a list of resources concerning Internet safety for use by school districts. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Effective immediately
HB 3260 80-0 (2007) Author: Branch, Dan Relating to the establishment of a center for the study of advanced instructional methods. House: Public Education Placed on General State Calendar
HB 3485 80-0 (2007) Author: King, Susan | et. al.
Sponsor: Shapiro, Florence
Relating to career and technical education provided by school districts and certain postsecondary institutions. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Effective immediately
HB 3557 80-0 (2007) Author: Zedler, Bill Relating to rules adopted by the State Board of Education regarding the required curriculum of public schools. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 3750 80-0 (2007) Author: McClendon, Ruth Relating to the augmentation of the objectives, goals, and foundation curriculum for public schools to include social training for adult responsibility. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 3826 80-0 (2007) Author: Morrison, Geanie
Sponsor: Zaffirini, Judith
Relating to high school curriculum requirements for admission to public institutions of higher education and to the admission to public institutions of higher education of the children of certain public servants killed in the line of duty. House: Higher Education
Senate: Education
Effective immediately
HCR 24 80-0 (2007) Author: Villarreal, Mike Requesting all public school districts to establish a recess policy for elementary schools. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
SB 101 80-0 (2007) Author: Shapiro, Florence | et. al.
Sponsor: Morrison, Geanie | et. al.
Relating to the automatic admission of undergraduate students to general academic teaching institutions. House: Higher Education
Senate: Education
Statement(s) of vote recorded in Journal
SB 128 80-0 (2007) Author: West, Royce Relating to the eligibility of a high school graduate for automatic admission to an institution of higher education. Senate: Education Left pending in subcommittee
SB 136 80-0 (2007) Author: Nelson, Jane | et. al.
Sponsor: Branch, Dan
Relating to the establishment of a community education program concerning Internet safety. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Effective immediately
SB 282 80-0 (2007) Author: Gallegos, Jr., Mario | et. al.
Sponsor: Dutton, Jr., Harold V.
Relating to notice regarding the availability of programs under which a student may earn college credit in public schools. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Effective immediately
SB 372 80-0 (2007) Author: Shapleigh, Eliot Relating to notice regarding the availability of programs under which a student may earn college credit in public schools. Senate: Education Referred to Education
SB 530 80-0 (2007) Author: Nelson, Jane | et. al.
Sponsor: Eissler, Rob
Relating to physical activity requirements and physical fitness assessment for certain public school students. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Effective immediately
SB 780 80-0 (2007) Author: Shapleigh, Eliot Relating to the use of technology by public schools. Senate: Education Left pending in committee
SB 837 80-0 (2007) Author: Watson, Kirk | et. al. Relating to the provision of certain services and information related to unintended pregnancies and sexually transmitted diseases. Senate: Health & Human Services Left pending in committee
SB 1018 80-0 (2007) Author: West, Royce Relating to establishment of a pilot program to improve mathematics instruction in public schools. Senate: Education Referred to Education
SB 1145 80-0 (2007) Author: Shapiro, Florence Relating to the computation of a student's high school grade point average. Senate: Education Referred to Education
SB 1147 80-0 (2007) Author: Shapiro, Florence Relating to the administration of Texas governor's schools. Senate: Education Referred to Education
SB 1242 80-0 (2007) Author: Averitt, Kip Relating to tuition exemptions granted by public institutions of higher education to students who have served in certain school district tutoring programs. Senate: Education Reported from s/c favorably w/o amendments
SB 1381 80-0 (2007) Author: West, Royce Relating to a parenting and paternity awareness component of the high school health curriculum. Senate: Education Referred to Education
SB 1420 80-0 (2007) Author: Wentworth, Jeff
Sponsor: Swinford, David
Relating to the development by the Texas Education Agency of a list of resources concerning Internet safety for use by school districts. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Placed on General State Calendar
SB 1517 80-0 (2007) Author: Janek, Kyle
Sponsor: Hochberg, Scott
Relating to an exemption for students enrolled in certain advanced courses from the requirement that a student be suspended from participation in extracurricular activities for receiving an unsatisfactory grade. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Effective immediately
SB 1697 80-0 (2007) Author: Shapiro, Florence | et. al.
Sponsor: Patrick, Diane
Relating to improvement of reading skills of students enrolled in public middle and junior high schools and use of certain federal funds to provide accelerated instruction to certain public school students. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Placed on General State Calendar
SB 1792 80-0 (2007) Author: Whitmire, John
Sponsor: Riddle, Debbie
Relating to including knowledge and skills related to personal safety among the essential knowledge and skills required for public school health courses. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Returned to Local & Consent Calendars Comm.
SB 1807 80-0 (2007) Author: Brimer, Kim Relating to parental approval of a student's participation in human sexuality instruction in public schools. Senate: Education Referred to Education
HB 4 79-0 (2005) Author: Grusendorf, Kent | et. al.
Sponsor: Shapiro, Florence
Relating to the use of technology by public schools. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Placed on intent calendar
HB 221 79-0 (2005) Author: Howard, Charlie Relating to the reading curriculum used in public schools and to reading textbooks for public school students. House: Public Education Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 253 79-0 (2005) Author: Naishtat, Elliott | et. al. Relating to the adoption of public school textbooks. House: Public Education Left pending in committee
HB 492 79-0 (2005) Author: Woolley, Beverly | et. al.
Sponsor: Shapleigh, Eliot
Relating to personal finance education as a requirement for graduation from public high school. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Effective on 9/1/05
HB 517 79-0 (2005) Author: Guillen, Ryan | et. al. Relating to daily physical activity requirements in public schools. House: Public Education No action taken in committee
HB 529 79-0 (2005) Author: Howard, Charlie Relating to parental notice of supplemental presentations at public schools. House: Public Education Left pending in committee
HB 531 79-0 (2005) Author: Howard, Charlie Relating to protection of private family information of children attending public schools. House: Public Education Left pending in committee
HB 608 79-0 (2005) Author: Giddings, Helen | et. al. Relating to school district internship programs in which students earn credit for high school graduation by working with elected government officials. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Referred to Education
HB 656 79-0 (2005) Author: Goolsby, Tony Relating to the eligibility of a high school graduate for automatic admission to an institution of higher education. House: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
HB 763 79-0 (2005) Author: Chavez, Norma | et. al. Relating to a financial literacy curriculum requirement in certain public high schools located in the Texas-Mexico border region. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 973 79-0 (2005) Author: Madden, Jerry | et. al. Relating to instruction and testing in social studies in public schools. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 983 79-0 (2005) Author: Reyna, Elvira Relating to a parenting and paternity awareness component of the high school health curriculum. House: Public Education Placed on General State Calendar
HB 1004 79-0 (2005) Author: Hegar, Glenn Relating to a debt finance curriculum requirement in public high schools. House: Public Education Left pending in committee
HB 1058 79-0 (2005) Author: Pickett, Joseph | et. al.
Sponsor: Zaffirini, Judith
Relating to high school diplomas for certain veterans. House: Defense Affairs & State-Federal Relations
Senate: Education
Effective immediately
HB 1113 79-0 (2005) Author: Goolsby, Tony Relating to the eligibility of a high school graduate for automatic admission to an institution of higher education. House: Public Education Scheduled for public hearing on . . . .
HB 1145 79-0 (2005) Author: Davis, Yvonne Relating to the provision of instruction in the Spanish language as part of the required curriculum in public schools. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 1613 79-0 (2005) Author: Olivo, Dora | et. al. Relating to the requirements for a high school diploma. House: Public Education Left pending in committee
HB 1926 79-0 (2005) Author: Flores, Kino Relating to the eligibility of students enrolled in courses for joint high school and college credit for extracurricular activities and University Interscholastic League competitions. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 2058 79-0 (2005) Author: Madden, Jerry Relating to education programs for gifted and talented students. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 2067 79-0 (2005) Author: Anderson, Charles "Doc" Relating to required curriculum in the public schools. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 2184 79-0 (2005) Author: Oliveira, Rene Relating to the Texas Academy of Mathematics and Science at The University of Texas at Brownsville. House: Higher Education Left pending in committee
HB 2330 79-0 (2005) Author: Morrison, Geanie | et. al.
Sponsor: Shapiro, Florence
Relating to the eligibility of a high school graduate for automatic admission to an institution of higher education and to certain other practices and procedures concerning the admission process. House: Higher Education
Senate: Education
Scheduled for public hearing on . . . . .
HB 2448 79-0 (2005) Author: Naishtat, Elliott Relating to a health performance incentive program in public schools. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 2460 79-0 (2005) Author: Jones, Jesse Relating to requiring public schools to establish a drug awareness program. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 2464 79-0 (2005) Author: Dawson, Glenda Relating to requiring skin cancer prevention instruction in public schools. House: Public Education Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 2520 79-0 (2005) Author: Coleman, Garnet Relating to the development and availability of a curriculum regarding acquired immune deficiency syndrome and human immunodeficiency virus infection. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 2785 79-0 (2005) Author: Wong, Martha Relating to the health of school-age children. House: Public Education Left pending in committee
HB 2805 79-0 (2005) Author: Morrison, Geanie Relating to an early college education program to provide at-risk and other students accelerated high school graduation and college credit. House: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
HB 2808 79-0 (2005) Author: Morrison, Geanie
Sponsor: West, Royce
Relating to the P-16 Council and to the functioning of certain educational programs. House: Higher Education
Senate: Education
Effective on 9/1/05
HB 2877 79-0 (2005) Author: Keffer, Bill | et. al. Relating to the state's responsibility regarding public education. House: Public Education Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 3134 79-0 (2005) Author: Castro, Joaquin Relating to health education curriculum and instruction in public schools. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 3215 79-0 (2005) Author: Coleman, Garnet Relating to the repeal of the offense of homosexual conduct. House: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
HB 3283 79-0 (2005) Author: Guillen, Ryan Relating to the imposition of state taxes to fund childhood obesity prevention programs. House: Ways & Means Referred to Ways & Means
HB 3452 79-0 (2005) Author: Hochberg, Scott Relating to public education and public school finance matters. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 3468 79-0 (2005) Author: Isett, Carl
Sponsor: Van de Putte, Leticia
Relating to an intensive reading and language intervention pilot program. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Effective on 9/1/05
HCR 104 79-0 (2005) Author: Jones, Jesse Directing the State Board of Education to examine the institution of slavery and subsequent racial and economic discrimination in the United States and to prepare a standardized history curriculum relating to these issues for use in the public schools. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HCR 152 79-0 (2005) Author: Olivo, Dora Encouraging the State Board of Education to ensure that public schools teach students about Hispano contributions to the development of Texas and the United States and that all of the state's history and government textbooks include such information. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HCR 186 79-0 (2005) Author: Eiland, Craig Directing the Texas Education Agency and the State Board of Education to facilitate the offering of high school elective courses on the Bible in Texas public schools. Filed
HR 1628 79-0 (2005) Author: Eiland, Craig Directing the Texas Education Agency and the State Board of Education to facilitate the offering of high school elective courses on the Bible in Texas public schools. House: Rules & Resolutions Referred to Rules & Resolutions
SB 29 79-0 (2005) Author: Zaffirini, Judith | et. al. Relating to school district reporting of compliance with certain student health guidelines. Senate: Education Referred to Education
SB 42 79-0 (2005) Author: Nelson, Jane | et. al.
Sponsor: Delisi, Dianne
Relating to health education, physical activity, and food products in public primary and secondary schools. House: Public Education
Senate: Health & Human Services
Effective immediately
SB 61 79-0 (2005) Author: West, Royce Relating to the teaching of foreign languages in public schools. Senate: Education Left pending in committee
SB 68 79-0 (2005) Author: Shapleigh, Eliot Relating to increasing the number of students in medical education in Texas. Senate: Education Referred to s/c on Higher Education by Chair
SB 75 79-0 (2005) Author: Shapleigh, Eliot
Sponsor: Corte, Jr., Frank | et. al.
Relating to high school diplomas for certain veterans. House: Defense Affairs & State-Federal Relations
Senate: Education
Comm. report sent to Local & Consent Calendar
SB 202 79-0 (2005) Author: Van de Putte, Leticia Relating to including lactation education in public elementary and secondary school curriculum. Senate: Education Referred to Education
SB 333 79-0 (2005) Author: West, Royce | et. al. Relating to the eligibility of a high school graduate for automatic admission to an institution of higher education and to certain other practices and procedures concerning the admission process. House: Higher Education
Senate: Education
Referred to Higher Education
SB 426 79-0 (2005) Author: Shapleigh, Eliot | et. al.
Sponsor: Wong, Martha
Relating to the health of school-age children. House: Public Education
Senate: Health & Human Services
Committee report sent to Calendars
SB 851 79-0 (2005) Author: Shapleigh, Eliot
Sponsor: Woolley, Beverly
Relating to a financial literacy pilot program in public schools. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Effective immediately
SB 1043 79-0 (2005) Author: Janek, Kyle | et. al. Relating to the duties of the P-16 Council regarding dual and concurrent enrollment courses. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Referred to Public Education
SB 1115 79-0 (2005) Author: Lucio, Jr., Eddie Relating to a health performance incentive program in public schools. Senate: Education Referred to Education
SB 1146 79-0 (2005) Author: Shapiro, Florence | et. al.
Sponsor: Morrison, Geanie
Relating to an early college education program to provide at-risk and other students accelerated high school graduation and college credit. House: Higher Education
Senate: Education
Effective immediately
SB 1452 79-0 (2005) Author: Lucio, Jr., Eddie
Sponsor: Oliveira, Rene
Relating to the Texas Academy of Mathematics and Science at The University of Texas at Brownsville. House: Higher Education
Senate: Education
Effective immediately
SB 1718 79-0 (2005) Author: Van de Putte, Leticia Relating to the requirements for a high school diploma. Senate: Education Referred to Education
SB 1734 79-0 (2005) Author: Shapleigh, Eliot Relating to the readmission of a student to an institution of higher education who leaves the institution to enter military service. Senate: Veteran Affairs & Military Installations Left pending in committee
SCR 35 79-0 (2005) Author: Lucio, Jr., Eddie Encouraging the State Board of Education to ensure that public schools teach students about Hispano contributions to the development of Texas and the United States and that all of the state's history and government textbooks include such information. Senate: Education Referred to Education
SR 880 79-0 (2005) Author: Janek, Kyle Directing the Texas Education Agency and the State Board of Education to facilitate the offering of high school elective courses on the Bible in Texas public schools. Senate: Education Referred to Education
HB 38 79-1 (2005) Author: Naishtat, Elliott Relating to the adoption of public school textbooks. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
SB 2 79-2 (2005) Author: Shapiro, Florence Relating to public education and public school finance matters; imposing criminal penalties. Senate: Education Committee report printed and distributed
HB 56 79-3 (2006) Author: Grusendorf, Kent | et. al. Relating to the compensation and benefits of public school employees, the academic and fiscal accountability of public schools, and the improvement of public schools. House: Public Education Left pending in committee
HB 57 79-3 (2006) Author: Branch, Dan | et. al. Relating to high school programs and the advancement of college-readiness in secondary schools and institutions of higher education. House: Public Education Left pending in committee
HB 126 79-3 (2006) Author: Flores, Kino Relating to the eligibility of students enrolled in joint credit or concurrent enrollment programs for extracurricular activities and University Interscholastic League competitions. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 165 79-3 (2006) Author: Howard, Charlie Relating to the reading curriculum used in public schools and to reading textbooks for public school students. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
SB 1 79-3 (2006) Author: Shapiro, Florence Relating to the compensation and benefits of public school employees, the academic and fiscal accountability of public schools, and the improvement of public schools. Senate: Education Left pending in committee
HB 23 78-0 (2003) Author: Hodge, Terri Relating to a criminal justice component of the enrichment curriculum in public schools. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 68 78-0 (2003) Author: Wise, Miguel Relating to a safety education component of the public school enrichment curriculum. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 87 78-0 (2003) Author: McClendon, Ruth | et. al. Relating to the observance of one minute of silence during the school day in public schools. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 107 78-0 (2003) Author: Chavez, Norma | et. al. Relating to certain requirements for prekindergarten programs for public school students. House: Public Education Left pending in committee
HB 154 78-0 (2003) Author: Woolley, Beverly | et. al. Relating to personal finance education as a requirement for graduation from public high school. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 166 78-0 (2003) Author: Griggs, Bob Relating to a virtues education program in public schools. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 167 78-0 (2003) Author: Homer, Mark | et. al. Relating to the observance of one minute of silence during the school day in public schools. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 303 78-0 (2003) Author: Smith, Todd Relating to Celebrate Freedom Week in public schools. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 309 78-0 (2003) Author: Villarreal, Mike | et. al. Relating to public school prekindergarten programs. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 319 78-0 (2003) Author: Grusendorf, Kent | et. al.
Sponsor: Shapiro, Florence
Relating to the objectives of public education. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Effective on 9/1/03
HB 336 78-0 (2003) Author: Olivo, Dora | et. al. Relating to the requirements for a high school diploma. House: Public Education Subcommittee members named
HB 411 78-0 (2003) Author: Grusendorf, Kent
Sponsor: Ellis, Rodney
Relating to improvement of science instruction and student performance in public schools. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Effective on 9/1/03
HB 764 78-0 (2003) Author: Wohlgemuth, Arlene | et. al. Relating to the health of school-age children. House: Public Health Left pending in committee
HB 774 78-0 (2003) Author: Dutton, Jr., Harold V. Relating to courses offered to public school students placed in alternative education programs. House: Public Education Placed on General State Calendar
HB 793 78-0 (2003) Author: Branch, Dan | et. al. Relating to pledges of allegiance to the United States and Texas flags and to observance of one minute of silence in public schools. House: Public Education Laid on the table subject to call
HB 838 78-0 (2003) Author: Smith, Todd Relating to student preparedness for higher education. House: Higher Education Left pending in committee
HB 1038 78-0 (2003) Author: Grusendorf, Kent Relating to a technology immersion pilot project in public schools. House: Public Education Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 1071 78-0 (2003) Author: Howard, Charlie | et. al. Relating to protection of private family information of children attending public schools. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 1073 78-0 (2003) Author: Howard, Charlie Relating to parental notice of supplemental presentations at public schools. House: Public Education No action taken in committee
HB 1137 78-0 (2003) Author: Villarreal, Mike Relating to eligibility for public school prekindergarten classes. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 1172 78-0 (2003) Author: Madden, Jerry | et. al.
Sponsor: Staples, Todd
Relating to public school textbooks. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Placed on intent calendar
HB 1206 78-0 (2003) Author: Dukes, Dawnna Relating to the establishment of a Higher Education Is In Your Future week in certain public schools. House: Public Education Placed on General State Calendar
HB 1348 78-0 (2003) Author: Uresti, Carlos Relating to an assessment of school-based mental health and substance abuse programs. House: Public Health Companion considered in lieu of in committee
HB 1621 78-0 (2003) Author: Flores, Kino
Sponsor: West, Royce
Relating to use of certain fees and tuition charged by public junior colleges and to the waiver of a portion of the tuition and fees for a student enrolled in a course for joint high school-junior college credit. House: Higher Education
Senate: Education
Effective immediately
HB 1776 78-0 (2003) Author: Hughes, Bryan | et. al.
Sponsor: Nelson, Jane
Relating to Celebrate Freedom Week and to certain instruction in social studies classes in public schools. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Effective immediately
HB 1915 78-0 (2003) Author: Howard, Charlie Relating to the reading curriculum used in public schools and to reading textbooks for public school students. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 2108 78-0 (2003) Author: Keffer, Jim | et. al. Relating to the technology applications credit requirement for graduation from public high school. House: Public Education Left pending in committee
HB 2220 78-0 (2003) Author: Grusendorf, Kent Relating to academic achievement in public schools. House: Public Education Left pending in committee
HB 2276 78-0 (2003) Author: Morrison, Geanie | et. al. Relating to high school completion and the creation of a middle college education pilot program. House: Public Education Left pending in committee
HB 2507 78-0 (2003) Author: Morrison, Geanie Relating to the eligibility of a high school graduate for automatic admission to an institution of higher education. House: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
HB 2508 78-0 (2003) Author: Morrison, Geanie Relating to exempting a student enrolled in a course for joint high school-junior college credit from the tuition charged by the junior college. House: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
HB 2723 78-0 (2003) Author: Gutierrez, Roberto Relating to alternative teaching certification of persons holding certain advanced academic degrees. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Referred to Education
HB 2804 78-0 (2003) Author: Giddings, Helen
Sponsor: Janek, Kyle
Relating to school district internship programs in which students earn local credit for high school graduation by working with elected government officials. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Committee report printed and distributed
HB 2908 78-0 (2003) Author: Eissler, Rob
Sponsor: Van de Putte, Leticia
Relating to the development of essential knowledge and skills for subjects in the enrichment curriculum. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Committee report printed and distributed
HB 3239 78-0 (2003) Author: Smith, Todd Relating to a study by the Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board of procedures and programs for high school students to earn appropriate college course credit, admission, and placement in institutions of higher education. House: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
HB 3422 78-0 (2003) Author: Olivo, Dora Relating to the development of essential knowledge and skills for subjects in the enrichment curriculum. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HCR 15 78-0 (2003) Author: Woolley, Beverly | et. al.
Sponsor: Janek, Kyle
Directing the State Board of Education to consider including personal finance knowledge among the essential knowledge and skills in the required public school curriculum. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Signed by the Governor
HCR 73 78-0 (2003) Author: Griggs, Bob
Sponsor: Nelson, Jane
Directing the Texas Education Agency and the State Board of Education to adopt and promote a virtues education program. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Signed by the Governor
HCR 285 78-0 (2003) Author: Grusendorf, Kent
Sponsor: Shapiro, Florence
Instructing the enrolling clerk of the senate to make technical corrections to S.B. No. 1108. Signed by the Governor
HR 1794 78-0 (2003) Author: Grusendorf, Kent Suspending limitations on conference committee jurisdiction, S.B. No. 1108. Reason for vote recorded in Journal
HR 1851 78-0 (2003) Author: Morrison, Geanie Suspending limitations on conference committee jurisdiction, S.B. No. 86. Reported enrolled
SB 31 78-0 (2003) Author: Zaffirini, Judith Relating to eligibility for public school prekindergarten classes. Senate: Education Referred to Education
SB 83 78-0 (2003) Author: Wentworth, Jeff | et. al.
Sponsor: Branch, Dan | et. al.
Relating to pledges of allegiance to the United States and Texas flags and to observance of one minute of silence in public schools. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Effective on 9/1/03
SB 86 78-0 (2003) Author: Wentworth, Jeff | et. al.
Sponsor: Morrison, Geanie
Relating to the eligibility of a high school graduate for automatic admission to an institution of higher education. House: Higher Education
Senate: Education
Point of order sustained
SB 343 78-0 (2003) Author: Shapleigh, Eliot Relating to the health of school-age children. Senate: Education Referred to Education
SB 396 78-0 (2003) Author: Shapleigh, Eliot | et. al.
Sponsor: Grusendorf, Kent
Relating to a technology immersion pilot project in public schools. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Effective immediately
SB 491 78-0 (2003) Author: Shapleigh, Eliot
Sponsor: Uresti, Carlos
Relating to an assessment of school-based mental health and substance abuse programs. House: Public Health
Senate: Health & Human Services
Effective immediately
SB 627 78-0 (2003) Author: Shapleigh, Eliot Relating to financial literacy programs for consumers. House: Financial Institutions
Senate: State Affairs
Referred to Financial Institutions
SB 815 78-0 (2003) Author: Van de Putte, Leticia
Sponsor: Eissler, Rob
Relating to the development of essential knowledge and skills for subjects in the enrichment curriculum. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Effective on 9/1/03
SB 975 78-0 (2003) Author: Barrientos, Gonzalo Relating to educator training in reading. Senate: Education Referred to Education
SB 976 78-0 (2003) Author: Shapiro, Florence
Sponsor: Morrison, Geanie
Relating to high school completion and the creation of certain college education pilot programs. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Effective on 9/1/03
SB 1004 78-0 (2003) Author: West, Royce Relating to a list of free resources for the instruction of personal finance and consumer education in public schools. Senate: Education Referred to Education
SB 1007 78-0 (2003) Author: West, Royce
Sponsor: Giddings, Helen | et. al.
Relating to student eligibility for a TEXAS grant. House: Higher Education
Senate: Education
Effective immediately
SB 1056 78-0 (2003) Author: Van de Putte, Leticia Relating to the requirements for a high school diploma. Senate: Education Referred to Education
SB 1076 78-0 (2003) Author: Shapleigh, Eliot Relating to a pilot project addressing obstacles to high school graduation. Senate: Education Referred to Education
SB 1108 78-0 (2003) Author: Shapiro, Florence
Sponsor: Grusendorf, Kent
Relating to academic achievement in public schools. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Effective immediately
SB 1357 78-0 (2003) Author: Nelson, Jane
Sponsor: Capelo, Jaime | et. al.
Relating to local school health advisory councils, health education instruction, and coordinated health programs for elementary school students. House: Public Health
Senate: Education
Effective on 9/1/03
SB 1366 78-0 (2003) Author: Bivins, Teel
Sponsor: Eissler, Rob | et. al.
Relating to eligibility under the Early High School Graduation Scholarship program. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Effective on 9/1/03
SB 1815 78-0 (2003) Author: Barrientos, Gonzalo Relating to composite scoring of exit-level assessments for high school graduation. Senate: Education Referred to Education
SB 38 78-1 (2003) Author: West, Royce Relating to automatic admissions to public institutions of higher education by certain high school graduates. Senate: Education Referred to Education
SB 25 78-4 (2003) Author: Lucio, Jr., Eddie Relating to a health performance incentive program in public schools. Senate: Education Referred to Education
HB 86 77-0 (2001) Author: King, Phil | et. al. Relating to character education programs in public schools. House: Public Education Left pending in committee
HB 112 77-0 (2001) Author: Rangel, Irma | et. al. Relating to curriculum requirements for admission to general academic teaching institutions and for high school graduation. House: Higher Education Left pending in committee
HB 127 77-0 (2001) Author: West, George | et. al. Relating to recitation of the Declaration of Independence by public school students. House: Public Education Left pending in committee
HB 226 77-0 (2001) Author: Wise, Miguel Relating to a safety education component of the public school enrichment curriculum. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 420 77-0 (2001) Author: Wise, Miguel Relating to standards that must be met by school district prekindergarten programs. House: Public Education Left pending in committee
HB 443 77-0 (2001) Author: Madden, Jerry | et. al. Relating to notification to parents of certain circumstances at a public school campus or district. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 449 77-0 (2001) Author: Woolley, Beverly | et. al. Relating to personal finance education as a requirement for graduation from public high school. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 574 77-0 (2001) Author: Green, Rick | et. al. Relating to the study of the Declaration of Independence and the United States Constitution in public schools. House: Public Education No action taken in committee
HB 660 77-0 (2001) Author: Seaman, Gene | et. al.
Sponsor: Van de Putte, Leticia
Relating to career and technology education and training. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Vetoed by the Governor
HB 756 77-0 (2001) Author: Hochberg, Scott Relating to a pilot project to study electronic courses for public school students. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 796 77-0 (2001) Author: Najera, Manny | et. al. Relating to the prevention of diabetes by improving the health of certain public school students. House: Public Education Left pending in committee
HB 801 77-0 (2001) Author: Longoria, John | et. al. Relating to the implementation of a public education curriculum based on scientific research. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Referred to Education
HB 814 77-0 (2001) Author: Coleman, Garnet Relating to local school health education advisory councils and to health education instruction in public schools. House: Public Education Left pending in committee
HB 821 77-0 (2001) Author: Giddings, Helen | et. al.
Sponsor: Bivins, Teel
Relating to cardiopulmonary resuscitation instruction for public school students. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Effective immediately
HB 865 77-0 (2001) Author: Dutton, Jr., Harold V. Relating to the establishment of basic skills academies in certain school districts. House: Public Education Left pending in committee
HB 911 77-0 (2001) Author: Delisi, Dianne | et. al. Relating to character education programs in public schools. House: Public Education Left pending in committee
HB 946 77-0 (2001) Author: Telford, Barry | et. al.
Sponsor: Cain, David
Relating to character education programs in public schools. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Effective immediately
HB 970 77-0 (2001) Author: Oliveira, Rene Relating to compensatory, intensive, and accelerated education in public schools. House: Public Education Laid on the table subject to call
HB 985 77-0 (2001) Author: Garcia, Domingo | et. al. Relating to study of the contributions of Hispanics to the United States military in public schools. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 1145 77-0 (2001) Author: Menendez, Jose | et. al. Relating to courses offered by a public junior college for joint high school and junior college credit. House: Public Education Left pending in committee
HB 1470 77-0 (2001) Author: Dunnam, Jim | et. al. Relating to enrichment curriculum requirements. House: Public Education Left pending in committee
HB 1668 77-0 (2001) Author: Miller, Sid | et. al. Relating to character education programs in public schools. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 1776 77-0 (2001) Author: Green, Rick | et. al.
Sponsor: Nelson, Jane
Relating to the establishment of Celebrate Freedom Week in public schools. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Effective immediately
HB 1930 77-0 (2001) Author: Elkins, Gary Relating to the study of government in public schools. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 1960 77-0 (2001) Author: Shields, John Relating to character education programs in public schools. House: Public Education No action taken in committee
HB 2070 77-0 (2001) Author: Green, Rick Relating to the establishment of Teach Freedom Week in public schools. House: Public Education Left pending in committee
HB 2118 77-0 (2001) Author: Olivo, Dora | et. al. Relating to the requirements for high school graduation. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Referred to Education
HB 2125 77-0 (2001) Author: Hawley, Judy | et. al.
Sponsor: Truan, Carlos
Relating to public school admission of military personnel and dependents under reciprocity agreements between states. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Effective on 9/1/01
HB 2333 77-0 (2001) Author: Uresti, Carlos Relating to physical education requirements in public schools. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 2393 77-0 (2001) Author: Coleman, Garnet Relating to health education. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 2647 77-0 (2001) Author: Capelo, Jaime Relating to a pilot program of nutrition, preventative health care, and physical activity for certain public school students. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 2656 77-0 (2001) Author: King, Phil | et. al. Relating to a licensed peace officer who is a visiting resource officer in a public school. House: Public Safety Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 2880 77-0 (2001) Author: Sadler, Paul Relating to programs for students of limited English proficiency. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 2952 77-0 (2001) Author: Giddings, Helen Relating to character education in primary and secondary schools. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 3028 77-0 (2001) Author: Dunnam, Jim
Sponsor: Sibley, David
Relating to a state science and engineering fair conducted by the Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board. House: Higher Education
Senate: Education
Effective immediately
HB 3131 77-0 (2001) Author: King, Phil | et. al. Relating to a virtual classroom program for certain public school students. House: Public Education Left pending in committee
HB 3164 77-0 (2001) Author: Chavez, Norma
Sponsor: Truan, Carlos
Relating to standards for prekindergarten programs and coordination of resources among prekindergarten programs and other child-care programs. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Placed on intent calendar
HB 3565 77-0 (2001) Author: Christian, Wayne Relating to emphasizing character and civic values in public schools. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 3590 77-0 (2001) Author: Hunter, Bob
Sponsor: Van de Putte, Leticia
Relating to establishing the Texas Fund for Geography Education to support geography education at public, private, or independent institutions of higher education. House: Higher Education
Senate: Education
Effective immediately
HCR 122 77-0 (2001) Author: Hill, Fred Urging public schools to implement character education and citizenship programs that focus on basic documents of American democracy. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Referred to Education
HCR 185 77-0 (2001) Author: Green, Rick Designating the week of September 25 as Teach Freedom Week and urging its observance in public schools by daily recitations from the Declaration of Independence. House: Public Education Left pending in committee
HCR 246 77-0 (2001) Author: Woolley, Beverly Directing the State Board of Education to consider including personal finance knowledge among the essential knowledge and skills in the required public school curriculum. House: Public Education Received from the House
HCR 271 77-0 (2001) Author: Oliveira, Rene Encouraging school districts to develop and implement dual language bilingual programs. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
SB 19 77-0 (2001) Author: Nelson, Jane | et. al.
Sponsor: Dunnam, Jim | et. al.
Relating to health education in public schools and to the improvement of children's health through daily physical activity in public schools and a coordinated approach by public schools to prevent obesity and certain diseases. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Effective immediately
SB 82 77-0 (2001) Author: Madla, Frank | et. al.
Sponsor: Menendez, Jose | et. al.
Relating to courses offered by a public junior college for joint high school and junior college credit. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Effective in 90 days -- 8/27/01
SB 130 77-0 (2001) Author: Cain, David | et. al. Relating to character education in primary and secondary schools. Senate: Education Co-author authorized
SB 154 77-0 (2001) Author: Truan, Carlos | et. al.
Sponsor: Capelo, Jaime | et. al.
Relating to a requirement that information about anatomical gifts be included in the curriculum of certain driver education and driving safety courses. House: Public Safety
Senate: State Affairs
Effective immediately
SB 210 77-0 (2001) Author: Bivins, Teel
Sponsor: Hochberg, Scott
Relating to eligibility under the Early High School Graduation Scholarship program. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Committee report sent to Calendars
SB 385 77-0 (2001) Author: Bivins, Teel | et. al.
Sponsor: Rangel, Irma
Relating to the curriculum requirements for high school graduation and for admission to general academic teaching institutions. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Committee report sent to Calendars
SB 467 77-0 (2001) Author: Zaffirini, Judith | et. al.
Sponsor: Oliveira, Rene
Relating to dual language immersion programs in certain public schools and to the review of existing rules of the State Board of Education affecting such programs. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Effective immediately
SB 504 77-0 (2001) Author: Wentworth, Jeff Relating to enrichment curriculum requirements. Senate: Education Referred to Education
SB 580 77-0 (2001) Author: Van de Putte, Leticia
Sponsor: Coleman, Garnet
Relating to local school health education advisory councils and to health education instruction in public schools. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Committee report sent to Calendars
SB 677 77-0 (2001) Author: Bernsen, David Relating to a firearms accident prevention program for certain public school students. Senate: Education Referred to Education
SB 682 77-0 (2001) Author: Van de Putte, Leticia Relating to the implementation of a public education curriculum based on scientific research. Senate: Education Referred to Education
SB 824 77-0 (2001) Author: Truan, Carlos
Sponsor: Olivo, Dora
Relating to dual literacy programs in public schools. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Committee report sent to Calendars
SB 885 77-0 (2001) Author: Lucio, Jr., Eddie | et. al. Relating to the prevention of diabetes by improving the health of certain public school students. Senate: Education Co-author authorized
SB 974 77-0 (2001) Author: Wentworth, Jeff | et. al. Relating to the eligibility of a high school graduate for automatic admission to an institution of higher education. House: Higher Education
Senate: Education
Referred to Higher Education
SB 975 77-0 (2001) Author: Shapleigh, Eliot | et. al.
Sponsor: Hochberg, Scott
Relating to electronic courses in public schools. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Effective immediately
SB 1354 77-0 (2001) Author: Armbrister, Kenneth Relating to career and technology education and training. Senate: Education Referred to Education
SB 1428 77-0 (2001) Author: Truan, Carlos | et. al. Relating to the requirements for high school graduation. Senate: Education Co-author authorized
SB 1543 77-0 (2001) Author: Nelson, Jane
Sponsor: Dunnam, Jim
Relating to the review of certain rules adopted by the State Board of Education concerning the required curriculum for public school students. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Placed on General State Calendar
SB 1602 77-0 (2001) Author: Staples, Todd Relating to career and technology education in public schools. Senate: Education Referred to Education
SB 1741 77-0 (2001) Author: Van de Putte, Leticia Relating to a committee to develop a homework curriculum for use by public school students through the Internet. Senate: Education Referred to Education
SCR 24 77-0 (2001) Author: Nelson, Jane | et. al.
Sponsor: Berman, Leo
Encouraging schools in Texas to emphasize the observation of Veterans Day. House: Public Education
Senate: Veteran Affairs & Military Installations
Signed by the Governor
SCR 50 77-0 (2001) Author: Zaffirini, Judith | et. al.
Sponsor: Oliveira, Rene
Encouraging school districts to develop and implement dual language bilingual programs. House: Public Education Signed by the Governor
HB 17 76-0 (1999) Author: Goolsby, Tony Relating to community service requirements for public high school students. House: Public Education Left pending in committee
HB 87 76-0 (1999) Author: Gutierrez, Roberto Relating to restricting written reports required of public school classroom teachers. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Referred to Education
HB 183 76-0 (1999) Author: Longoria, John Relating to required instruction of public school students in basic values of the United States. House: Public Education Left pending in committee
HB 226 76-0 (1999) Author: West, George | et. al. Relating to personal finance education as a requirement for graduation from public high school. House: Public Education Left pending in committee
HB 291 76-0 (1999) Author: Wise, Miguel Relating to instruction concerning child safety issues for public school students. House: Public Education Left pending in committee
HB 334 76-0 (1999) Author: Seaman, Gene Relating to the curriculum requirements and transcript forms for a career and technology high school program. House: Public Education Left pending in committee
HB 359 76-0 (1999) Author: Wise, Miguel Relating to standards that must be met by school district prekindergarten programs. House: Public Education Left pending in committee
HB 481 76-0 (1999) Author: Woolley, Beverly Relating to bilingual education programs in public schools. House: Public Education Left pending in committee
HB 578 76-0 (1999) Author: Giddings, Helen Relating to staff development training and certification in cardiopulmonary resuscitation and first aid of school district personnel. House: Public Education Comm. report sent to Local & Consent Calendar
HB 685 76-0 (1999) Author: Oliveira, Rene Relating to providing intensive English language development training to certain public school students. House: Public Education Left pending in committee
HB 686 76-0 (1999) Author: Oliveira, Rene | et. al. Relating to instruction in the Spanish language in public schools. House: Public Education Left pending in committee
HB 760 76-0 (1999) Author: Dutton, Jr., Harold V. Relating to the establishment of basic skills academies in certain school districts. House: Public Education Left pending in committee
HB 839 76-0 (1999) Author: Garcia, Domingo Relating to the public school ethics curriculum committee. House: Public Education Left pending in committee
HB 911 76-0 (1999) Author: Delisi, Dianne | et. al. Relating to character education programs in public schools. House: Public Education Left pending in committee
HB 921 76-0 (1999) Author: Ehrhardt, Harryette | et. al. Relating to enrichment curriculum requirements. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Referred to Education
HB 1044 76-0 (1999) Author: Talton, Robert Relating to the total amount of time a student may spend in a bilingual education or special language program. House: Public Education Left pending in committee
HB 1048 76-0 (1999) Author: Sadler, Paul Relating to college advanced placement courses offered by public high schools. House: Public Education Left pending in committee
HB 1122 76-0 (1999) Author: Coleman, Garnet | et. al. Relating to local school health education advisory councils and to health education instruction in public schools. House: Public Education Left pending in committee
HB 1129 76-0 (1999) Author: Longoria, John | et. al. Relating to the implementation of a public education curriculum based on scientific research. House: Public Education Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 1241 76-0 (1999) Author: Grusendorf, Kent Relating to state assessments of public school students. House: Public Education Left pending in committee
HB 1418 76-0 (1999) Author: Seaman, Gene | et. al.
Sponsor: Armbrister, Kenneth
Relating to optional career and technology education programs offered by public school districts and a study of career and technology education programs. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Vetoed by the Governor
HB 1738 76-0 (1999) Author: Wilson, Ron Relating to human rights instruction in public school classes. House: Public Education Left pending in committee
HB 1816 76-0 (1999) Author: Wise, Miguel Relating to a safety education component of the public school enrichment curriculum. House: Public Education Left pending in committee
HB 1965 76-0 (1999) Author: Howard, Charlie | et. al. Relating to the reading curriculum used in public schools and to reading textbooks for public school students. House: Public Education Left pending in committee
HB 1966 76-0 (1999) Author: Howard, Charlie | et. al. Relating to certification and training of teachers who teach at elementary grade levels. House: Public Education Left pending in committee
HB 2282 76-0 (1999) Author: Garcia, Domingo Relating to the funding allotment for bilingual education programs in public schools. House: Public Education Left pending in committee
HB 2608 76-0 (1999) Author: Greenberg, Sherri Relating to grants in support of pre-reading instruction. House: Public Education Left pending in committee
HB 2797 76-0 (1999) Author: Delisi, Dianne Relating to abstinence education in public schools. House: Public Education Left pending in committee
HB 3013 76-0 (1999) Author: Hochberg, Scott Relating to curriculum requirements for certain public school students. House: Public Education Left pending in committee
HCR 117 76-0 (1999) Author: Keffer, Jim | et. al.
Sponsor: Ellis, Rodney
Supporting and encouraging the future development and expansion of career and technology academic programs throughout Texas high schools. House: Higher Education
Senate: Education
Signed by the Governor
HCR 272 76-0 (1999) Author: Hinojosa, Juan Directing the South Texas Independent School District to establish an Advanced Technology and Engineering Center. Senate: Education Referred to Education
SB 235 76-0 (1999) Author: Ellis, Rodney Relating to college advanced placement courses and tests. Senate: Education No action taken in committee
SB 255 76-0 (1999) Author: Armbrister, Kenneth Relating to enrichment curriculum requirements. Senate: Education Referred to Education
SB 328 76-0 (1999) Author: Harris, Chris Relating to the regulation of driver's training courses and the issuance of certain driver's licenses. House: Public Safety
Senate: Education
Left pending in committee
SB 516 76-0 (1999) Author: Ogden, Steve Relating to school district high school equivalency examination programs. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Left pending in committee
SB 910 76-0 (1999) Author: Shapleigh, Eliot Relating to curriculum requirements for certain public school students. Senate: Education Left pending in committee
SB 955 76-0 (1999) Author: Bivins, Teel
Sponsor: Greenberg, Sherri
Relating to pre-reading instruction for certain children. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
See remarks for effective date
SB 1261 76-0 (1999) Author: Bivins, Teel
Sponsor: Rangel, Irma
Relating to the appointment of faculty members to certain curriculum advisory committees of the Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board and to the development of field of study curricula by the board. House: Higher Education
Senate: Education
Effective immediately
SB 1808 76-0 (1999) Author: Lucio, Jr., Eddie Relating to personal finance education as a requirement for graduation from public high school. Senate: Education Referred to Education
SB 1879 76-0 (1999) Author: Sibley, David Relating to character education programs in public schools and in certain alternative education programs. Senate: Education Referred to Education
HB 84 75-0 (1997) Author: Longoria, John Relating to required instruction of public school students in basic values of the United States. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 108 75-0 (1997) Author: Giddings, Helen Relating to instruction in cardiopulmonary resuscitation for public school students. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 154 75-0 (1997) Author: Wilson, Ron Relating to human rights instruction in public school classes. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 232 75-0 (1997) Author: Wilson, Ron Relating to the Multiculturism Curriculum Task Force. House: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
HB 468 75-0 (1997) Author: Howard, Charlie Relating to certain parental rights concerning children attending public schools. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 575 75-0 (1997) Author: Howard, Charlie | et. al. Relating to certain requirements relating to public school reading and mathematics instruction and textbooks and to the minimum number of days of service for certain public school educators. House: Public Education Left pending in committee
HB 648 75-0 (1997) Author: Coleman, Garnet | et. al. Relating to local school health education advisory councils and to human sexuality instruction in public schools. House: Public Education Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 926 75-0 (1997) Author: Berlanga, Hugo | et. al. Relating to intensive reading instruction for certain public school students. House: Public Education Left pending in committee
HB 1189 75-0 (1997) Author: Serna, Gilbert Relating to a violence prevention program for public schools. House: Public Education Left pending in committee
HB 1468 75-0 (1997) Author: West, George
Sponsor: Bivins, Teel
Relating to the Ector County Independent School District model career-targeted transition program. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Effective in 90 days -- 9/01/97
HB 1501 75-0 (1997) Author: Wohlgemuth, Arlene Relating to teaching the democratic values contained in certain historical documents in the public schools. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 1559 75-0 (1997) Author: Garcia, Domingo Relating to the funding allotment for bilingual education programs in public schools. House: Revenue & Public Education Funding, Select Left pending in committee
HB 2041 75-0 (1997) Author: Smith, Todd Relating to the inclusion of compensation for teaching driver education for purposes of contributions and benefits under the Teacher Retirement System of Texas. House: Pensions & Investments Referred to Pensions and Investments
HB 2196 75-0 (1997) Author: Wise, Miguel Relating to instruction concerning child safety issues for public school students. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 2330 75-0 (1997) Author: Turner, Sylvester Relating to requirements applicable to alternative education programs. House: Public Education Referred directly to subcommittee by chair
HB 2350 75-0 (1997) Author: Hernandez, Christine Relating to funding instruction in languages other than English in public schools. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 2565 75-0 (1997) Author: Hinojosa, Juan | et. al. Relating to certain courses that must be included in the required curriculum of a school district that offers kindergarten through grade 12. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 3053 75-0 (1997) Author: Greenberg, Sherri Relating to intensive reading instruction for certain public school students. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 3273 75-0 (1997) Author: Howard, Charlie Relating to certain bilingual education programs in public schools. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HCR 225 75-0 (1997) Author: Hinojosa, Juan Directing the commissioner of education to study the need for, and the best methodology for developing and implementing, a personal finance course in the public school curriculum. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HCR 252 75-0 (1997) Author: Hinojosa, Juan Creating a joint interim committee to study the need for environmental education as a component of the public school K-12 curriculum. House: House Administration Referred to House Administration
HR 28 75-0 (1997) Author: Wilson, Ron Requesting the Texas Education Agency to work with local school districts regarding students that utilize a Pan African dialect as a means of communication. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
SB 139 75-0 (1997) Author: Bivins, Teel
Sponsor: Sadler, Paul
Relating to curriculum requirements for alternative education programs and juvenile justice alternative education programs. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Returned to Local & Consent Calendars Comm.
SB 176 75-0 (1997) Author: Barrientos, Gonzalo Relating to intensive reading instruction for certain public school students. Senate: Education Referred to Education
SB 425 75-0 (1997) Author: Barrientos, Gonzalo | et. al. Relating to intensive reading instruction for certain public school students. Senate: Education Co-author authorized
SB 563 75-0 (1997) Author: Truan, Carlos Relating to model gang violence suppression and substance abuse prevention curricula. Senate: Education Referred to Education
SB 1034 75-0 (1997) Author: Barrientos, Gonzalo Relating to funding instruction in languages other than English in public schools. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Left pending in committee
SB 1869 75-0 (1997) Author: Barrientos, Gonzalo Relating to instruction in health and certain life skills in public schools. Senate: Education Referred to Education
SCR 1 75-0 (1997) Author: West, Royce Encouraging public school superintendents to enhance driver education curriculum to emphasize alcohol awareness education. Senate: Education Referred to Education
HB 58 74-0 (1995) Author: Wilson, Ron Relating to the suspension of a student from participation in extracurricular activities. House: Public Education No action taken in committee
HB 64 74-0 (1995) Author: Wilson, Ron Relating to human rights instruction in public school classes. House: Public Education No action taken in committee
HB 162 74-0 (1995) Author: Kamel, Ted | et. al. Relating to instruction in human sexuality in public school classrooms. House: Public Education No action taken in committee
HB 362 74-0 (1995) Author: Cuellar, Henry Relating to pilot projects in public schools to implement a mentor program for at-risk students at certain grade levels. House: Public Education Left pending in committee
HB 397 74-0 (1995) Author: Chisum, Warren Relating to course materials and instruction in human sexuality. House: Public Education No action taken in committee
HB 401 74-0 (1995) Author: Longoria, John | et. al. Relating to required instruction of public school students in basic values of the United States. House: Public Education No action taken in committee
HB 858 74-0 (1995) Author: Giddings, Helen | et. al. Relating to instruction in cardiopulmonary resuscitation for public school students. House: Public Education No action taken in committee
HB 1692 74-0 (1995) Author: Cuellar, Renato Relating to a parenting education program in public schools. House: Public Education Left pending in committee
HB 1852 74-0 (1995) Author: Marchant, Ken Relating to permitting public school students to attend courses in religious instruction during the school day. House: Public Education No action taken in committee
HB 2010 74-0 (1995) Author: Johnson, Jerry Relating to student absences from public school resulting from participation in cocurricular activities. House: Public Education Left pending in committee
HB 2270 74-0 (1995) Author: Johnson, Jerry Relating to authorizing public school teachers to discuss core ethical and moral values and to providing certain immunity from liability for employees of school districts or public schools. House: Public Education Left pending in committee
HB 2469 74-0 (1995) Author: Coleman, Garnet Relating to health education instruction in public schools. House: Public Education Left pending in committee
HB 2562 74-0 (1995) Author: Dutton, Jr., Harold V. Relating to the availability of certain educational programs at certain schools in a school district. House: Public Education Left pending in committee
SB 159 74-0 (1995) Author: Moncrief, Mike | et. al. Relating to requiring instruction in public schools in the skills required in parenting. Senate: Education Co-author authorized
SB 160 74-0 (1995) Author: Moncrief, Mike | et. al. Relating to requiring instruction in violence prevention and conflict resolution procedures in public schools. Senate: Education Co-author authorized
SB 208 74-0 (1995) Author: Nelson, Jane Relating to instructional time in public schools. Senate: Education Referred to Education
SB 547 74-0 (1995) Author: Gallegos, Jr., Mario Relating to emergency care instruction in public school health classes. Senate: Education Referred to Education
HB 45 73-0 (1993) Author: Cuellar, Henry
Sponsor: Zaffirini, Judith
Relating to public school foreign language programs. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Effective in 90 days -- 8/30/93
HB 183 73-0 (1993) Author: Smith, Ashley | et. al.
Sponsor: Armbrister, Kenneth
Relating to developing and promoting educational technology through pilot, model, or demonstration projects. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Effective immediately
HB 256 73-0 (1993) Author: Wilson, Ron Relating to the Multiculturism Curriculum Task Force. House: State Affairs Considered in Calendars
HB 509 73-0 (1993) Author: Dutton, Jr., Harold V. Relating to the availability of certain educational programs at certain schools in a school district. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 805 73-0 (1993) Author: Cuellar, Renato Relating to required instruction of public school students in family life. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 870 73-0 (1993) Author: Horn, Jim Relating to waiving the physical education requirement for graduation from high school. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 938 73-0 (1993) Author: Chisum, Warren | et. al. Relating to course materials and instruction in human sexuality. House: Public Education Coauthor Authorized
HB 1291 73-0 (1993) Author: Wilson, Ron Relating to the suspension of a student from participation in extracurricular activities. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 1527 73-0 (1993) Author: Longoria, John Relating to required instruction of public school students in basic values of the United States. House: Public Education Left pending in committee
HB 1848 73-0 (1993) Author: Delco, Wilhelmina | et. al. Relating to education for self-improvement and life skills in public schools. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 2222 73-0 (1993) Author: Davis, Yvonne Relating to pluralistic studies in public schools. House: Public Education Withdrawn from schedule
HB 2582 73-0 (1993) Author: Hirschi, John | et. al. Relating to sexuality education. House: Public Education Coauthor Authorized
HB 2583 73-0 (1993) Author: Hernandez, Christine | et. al. Relating to health care services and education for adolescents, including the establishment of a state grant program. House: Public Health Coauthor Authorized
SB 20 73-0 (1993) Author: Moncrief, Mike | et. al. Relating to education for self-development and life skills in public schools. Senate: Education Referred to special subcommittee
SB 367 73-0 (1993) Author: Ellis, Rodney | et. al.
Sponsor: Smith, Ashley
Relating to the establishment of a workforce development initiative to improve the transition of the youth of this state from school to employment and the creation of certain pilot programs to implement that initiative. House: Economic Development
Senate: Finance
Effective in 90 days -- 8/30/93
SB 607 73-0 (1993) Author: Parker, Carl
Sponsor: Delco, Wilhelmina
Relating to notification by school districts to parents concerning a teacher teaching a subject the teacher is not certified to teach. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Placed on General State Calendar
SB 705 73-0 (1993) Author: Haley, Bill
Sponsor: Linebarger, Libby | et. al.
Relating to curriculum mastery plans for public school students. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Effective in 90 days -- 8/30/93
SB 996 73-0 (1993) Author: Nelson, Jane Relating to course materials and instruction in human sexuality. Senate: Education Referred to special subcommittee
HB 440 72-0 (1991) Author: Dutton, Jr., Harold V. Relating to the availability of certain educational programs at certain schools in a school district. House: Public Education Referred to subcommittee
HB 472 72-0 (1991) Author: Granoff, Al Relating to the required curriculum of public school districts. House: Public Education Left pending in committee
HB 1280 72-0 (1991) Author: Linebarger, Libby Relating to the duties of the commissioner of education regarding environmental education in the state. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Referred to Education
HB 2172 72-0 (1991) Author: Glossbrenner, Ernestine Relating to a pilot program for ungraded mixed-age instruction in public elementary schools. House: Public Education Left pending in committee
HB 2175 72-0 (1991) Author: Glossbrenner, Ernestine
Sponsor: Parker, Carl
Relating to laboratory instruction in public school science classes. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Effective in 90 days -- 8/26/91
HB 2208 72-0 (1991) Author: Price, Albert Relating to funds for academic and extracurricular programs offered by a school district outside the school day. House: Public Education Left pending in committee
HB 2242 72-0 (1991) Author: Cuellar, Henry
Sponsor: Zaffirini, Judith
Relating to public school foreign language programs. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Left pending in committee
HB 2406 72-0 (1991) Author: Counts, David Relating to math and science as required to be taught in the course of study in Texas public schools. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 2763 72-0 (1991) Author: Colbert, Paul Relating to the size of secondary school English language arts classes. House: Public Education Left pending in committee
HCR 33 72-0 (1991) Author: Gallegos, Jr., Mario Encouraging school districts to include CPR training in the curriculum for the 9th and 12th grades. House: Public Education Received from the House
HCR 34 72-0 (1991) Author: Edwards, Al Requesting the State Board of Education to require instruction relating to current criminal laws of this state. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HCR 35 72-0 (1991) Author: Cuellar, Henry Encouraging the foreign language educators of this state to make use of print resources in their daily instruction of foreign language and culture. House: Public Education Received from the House
SB 875 72-0 (1991) Author: Haley, Bill
Sponsor: Grusendorf, Kent
Relating to remedial and developmental reading courses for secondary students. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
1st Printing sent to Calendars
SB 1152 72-0 (1991) Author: Parker, Carl
Sponsor: Glossbrenner, Ernestine
Relating to a pilot program for ungraded mixed-age instruction in public elementary schools. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
1st Printing sent to Calendars
SCR 60 72-0 (1991) Author: Lyon, Ted Encouraging all independent school districts to fully utilize the Education for Self Responsibility II: Prevention of Drug Use curriculum guide. Senate: Education Reported favorably w/o amendments
HB 26 72-1 (1991) Author: Colbert, Paul Relating to the size of secondary school English language arts classes. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 29 70-0 (1987) Author: Roberts, Ted Relating to the designation by school districts of elective courses for which credit toward high school graduation may be earned. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 242 70-0 (1987) Author: Richardson, Bob Relating to missing children prevention and identification programs. House: Public Education Placed on General State Calendar
HB 304 70-0 (1987) Author: Delco, Wilhelmina Relating to instruction on reproduction and family life in public schools. House: Public Education Referred to subcommittee
HB 493 70-0 (1987) Author: Guerrero, Lena Relating to a program of instruction in public schools designed to prevent unplanned teenage pregnancies. House: Public Education Referred to subcommittee
HB 640 70-0 (1987) Author: Connelly, Barry Relating to the use by districts of educational and personnel programs developed by the district. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 1257 70-0 (1987) Author: Edwards, Al Relating to instruction in criminal law in public schools. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 1631 70-0 (1987) Author: Collazo, Jr., Frank Relating to the prevention of youth suicide. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 2079 70-0 (1987) Author: Horn, Jim
Sponsor: Glasgow, Bob
Relating to the establishment of academies of mathematics and science for advanced high school students. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Effective in 90 days-8/31/87
HB 2115 70-0 (1987) Author: Culberson, John Relating to teaching abstinence if human reproduction is taught in public schools. House: Public Education Referred to subcommittee
HCR 224 70-0 (1987) Author: Madla, Frank Expressing support that the children of this state no longer be deprived of the additional drug education courses which federal funds can provide. House: Public Health Referred to Public Health
SB 1004 70-0 (1987) Author: Zaffirini, Judith Relating to alcohol and drug education in public schools. House: Public Education
Senate: Health & Human Services
Referred to Public Education
SB 1358 70-0 (1987) Author: Truan, Carlos Relating to physical fitness education in public schools. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Referred to Public Education
HCR 32 70-2 (1987) Author: Delco, Wilhelmina Requesting the State Board of Education to continue providing leadership in preventing school-age pregnancy. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 828 69-0 (1985) Author: Moreno, Alex Relating to certain requirements for and restrictions on English language courses and teachers who teach English language courses. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 839 69-0 (1985) Author: Collazo, Jr., Frank Relating to requiring physical education classes for high school students. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 1099 69-0 (1985) Author: Connelly, Barry Relating to the use by school districts of educational and personnel programs developed by the district. House: Public Education Testimony received in committee
HB 1194 69-0 (1985) Author: Richardson, Bob Relating to missing children information and identification programs administered by school districts. House: Public Education Reported from s/c favorably w/sub.
HB 1455 69-0 (1985) Author: Roberts, Ted Relating to designation by school districts of elective courses for which credit toward high school graduation may be earned. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 1515 69-0 (1985) Author: Delco, Wilhelmina Relating to instruction on reproduction and family life in public schools. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 1974 69-0 (1985) Author: Guerrero, Lena Relating to the curriculum in public schools. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 2175 69-0 (1985) Author: Melton, Bob Relating to an appropriation to the Central Education Agency for licensed vocational nursing programs in secondary schools. House: Appropriations Referred to Appropriations
HCR 2 69-0 (1985) Author: Millsap, Mike
Sponsor: Brooks, Chet
Expressing support of enhanced health education in grades Kindergarten through 12th. House: Public Health
Senate: Health & Human Resources
Signed by the Governor
HCR 143 69-0 (1985) Author: Collazo, Jr., Frank Encouraging school districts to require students to complete a physical education class at each grade level from ninth through 12th grade levels. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
SB 658 69-0 (1985) Author: Truan, Carlos Relating to transcripts of high school students and to a uniform high school graduation program through the sophomore year. Senate: Education Record vote
SB 1137 69-0 (1985) Author: Henderson, Don Relating to the use by school districts of educational and personnel programs developed by the district. Senate: Education Referred to Education
SCR 17 69-0 (1985) Author: Brooks, Chet
Sponsor: Millsap, Mike
Supporting comprehensive public and private school health education programs that include instruction relating to the effects of nutrition and smoking on the prevention of cancer. House: Public Education
Senate: Health & Human Resources
No action taken in committee
SCR 60 69-0 (1985) Author: Barrientos, Gonzalo Directing the State Board of Education to adopt rules requiring individual education plans for students with cerebral palsy. House: Public Health
Senate: Education
Referred to Public Health
HB 54 68-0 (1983) Author: Blanton, Bill
Sponsor: Jones, Grant
Relating to career education. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Effective on . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
HB 115 68-0 (1983) Author: Hudson III, Samuel Relating to economic education in the public schools. House: Public Education Referred to Committee on Public Education
HB 459 68-0 (1983) Author: Thompson, Senfronia Relating to a course of instruction in small business computers in secondary schools. House: Public Education Referred to Committee on Public Education
HB 815 68-0 (1983) Author: Barton, Bob Relating to requiring instruction in small business computers in public schools. House: Public Education Coauthor authorized
HB 917 68-0 (1983) Author: Polk, Mary Relating to instruction on reproduction and family life in public schools. House: Public Education Passed
HB 1147 68-0 (1983) Author: Hammond, Bill
Sponsor: Jones, Grant
Relating to the improvement of the teaching of mathematics and science in the public schools; declaring state intent for improvement of instruction in the teaching of mathematics and science; providing pilot programs to be used as demonstration models; and declaring an emergency. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Effective on . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
HB 1242 68-0 (1983) Author: Madla, Frank Relating to the study of alcohol and drug abuse in public schools. House: Public Education Referred to Committee on Public Education
HB 1538 68-0 (1983) Author: Hammond, Bill
Sponsor: Jones, Grant
Relating to the teaching of mathematics, science, computer science, and related technological subjects in the public schools and to the compensation paid to noncertified teachers in those fields. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
No action taken
HCR 32 68-0 (1983) Author: Hackney, Clint Requesting the Education Agency to emphasize health education, particularly the area of chronic diseases, in public schools. House: Public Education Coauthor authorized
HCR 48 68-0 (1983) Author: Staniswalis, Chip Requesting the Board of Education to encourage school districts to provide course work on conservation of natural resources. House: Public Health Referred to Committee on Public Education
HCR 242 68-0 (1983) Author: Price, Albert
Sponsor: Parker, Carl
Encouraging school districts to provide American Sign Language classes. House: Rules and Resolutions
Senate: Education
Signed by the Governor
SB 85 68-0 (1983) Author: Brooks, Chet Relating to the purchase of newspapers for use in public schools. Senate: Education Referred to Committee on Education
SB 254 68-0 (1983) Author: Harris, O.H. Relating to public school curriculum. Senate: Education Referred to Committee on Education
SCR 15 68-0 (1983) Author: Parker, Carl
Sponsor: Hackney, Clint
Requesting the Texas Education Agency to emphasize health education, including diabetes, in public schools throughout elementary and secondary grades. House: Public Education
Senate: Health & Human Resources
Signed by the Governor
HB 60 67-0 (1981) Author: Hudson III, Samuel Relating to the teaching of racial tolerance in public schools. House: Public Education Referred to Committee on Public Education
HB 82 67-0 (1981) Author: Hudson III, Samuel Relating to instruction in civics in public high schools. House: Public Education Referred to Committee on Public Education
HB 103 67-0 (1981) Author: Hudson III, Samuel Relating to economic education in the public schools. House: Public Education Referred to Committee on Public Education
HB 113 67-0 (1981) Author: Blanton, Bill
Sponsor: Richards, Mike
Relating to career education. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
No action taken
HB 142 67-0 (1981) Author: Delco, Wilhelmina Relating to education for parenthood. House: Public Education Referred to Committee on Public Education
HB 147 67-0 (1981) Author: Delco, Wilhelmina Relating to pilot programs for parent education in public schools. House: Public Education Referred to Committee on Public Education
HB 222 67-0 (1981) Author: Hudson III, Samuel Relating to a requirement that public high schools teach the Declaration of Independence. House: Public Education Referred to Committee on Public Education
HB 246 67-0 (1981) Author: Haley, Bill
Sponsor: Snelson, W.E. "Pete"
Relating to the curriculum in public schools. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Effective on . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
HB 248 67-0 (1981) Author: Watson, Ed Relating to the instruction in cardiopulmonary resuscitation in public high schools. House: Public Education Referred to Committee on Public Education
HB 316 67-0 (1981) Author: Delco, Wilhelmina Relating to the curriculum in public schools. House: Public Education Referred to subcommittee
HB 406 67-0 (1981) Author: Collazo, Jr., Frank Relating to the teaching of the free enterprise system in the public high schools. House: Public Education Coauthor authorized
HB 441 67-0 (1981) Author: Kubiak, Dan Relating to required courses of study in public schools. House: Public Education Referred to subcommittee
HB 974 67-0 (1981) Author: Schlueter, Stan Relating to the establishment of a pilot program for the teaching of the free enterprise system in the public high schools. House: Public Education Coauthor authorized
HB 977 67-0 (1981) Author: Bush, Bob Relating to the public school program on the dangers and prevention of crime and alcohol, narcotic and drug abuse. House: Public Education Referred to Committee on Public Education
HB 1223 67-0 (1981) Author: Tow, Rodney Relating to instruction in cardiopulmonary resuscitation and first aid in public high schools. House: Public Education Referred to Committee on Public Education
HB 1761 67-0 (1981) Author: Hudson III, Samuel Relating to high school and college instruction about the contributions of ethnic groups. House: State Affairs Referred to Committee on State Affairs
HB 1901 67-0 (1981) Author: Martin, Michael W. Relating to balanced treatment of creation-science and evolution-science in public schools. pref. no. 18. House: Public Education Referred to subcommittee
HCR 105 67-0 (1981) Author: Blanton, Bill
Sponsor: Snelson, W.E. "Pete"
Declaring a state policy regarding the fine arts in Texas. House: State Affairs Signed by the Governor
HCR 125 67-0 (1981) Author: Wieting, Leroy J.
Sponsor: Caperton, Kent
Relating to excused absences by students engaged in 4-H activities. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Signed by the Governor
SB 77 67-0 (1981) Author: Truan, Carlos Relating to instruction in cardiopulmonary resuscitation in public high schools. Senate: Education Reported from committee favorably with substitute
SB 178 67-0 (1981) Author: Snelson, W.E. "Pete" Relating to the curriculum in public schools. Senate: Education Referred to subcommittee
SB 208 67-0 (1981) Author: Travis, Dee Relating to the curriculum in public schools. Senate: Education Message from the Governor
SB 1169 67-0 (1981) Author: Mengden, Walter Relating to require balanced treatment of creation-science and evolution science in public schools. Senate: Education Referred to Committee on Education
HB 57 66-0 (1979) Author: Bush, Bob Relating to the public school program on the dangers and prevention of crime and alcohol, narcotic, and drug abuse. House: Public Education Coauthor authorized
HB 159 66-0 (1979) Author: Delco, Wilhelmina Relating to pilot program for parent education in public schools. House: Public Education Coauthor authorized
HB 315 66-0 (1979) Author: Hudson III, Samuel Relating to economic education in the public schools. House: Public Education Referred to Committee on Public Education
HB 804 66-0 (1979) Author: Lyon, Ted Relating to rules of the State Board of Education requiring teaching of a particular doctrine or by particular method. House: Public Education Referred to subcommittee
HB 921 66-0 (1979) Author: Delco, Wilhelmina Relating to courses of instruction offered in public schools. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Referred to Committee on Education
HB 1165 66-0 (1979) Author: Blanton, Bill
Sponsor: Vale, Bob
Relating to career education. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Reported from committee favorably without amendments
HB 1250 66-0 (1979) Author: Delco, Wilhelmina Relating to state funding for community education services. House: Public Education Coauthor authorized
HB 1524 66-0 (1979) Author: Coleman, Ronald Relating to instruction in American Sign Language in public schools and institutions of higher education. House: Public Education Referred to Committee on Public Education
HB 1525 66-0 (1979) Author: Hudson III, Samuel Relating to the teaching of racial tolerance in public schools. House: Public Education Referred to Committee on Public Education
HB 1873 66-0 (1979) Author: Lee, El Franco Relating to career education. House: Public Education Referred to Committee on Public Education
HB 1914 66-0 (1979) Author: Schlueter, Stan Relating to the establishment of a pilot program for the teaching of free enterprise sytem in certain public high schools. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Referred to Committee on Education
HB 1983 66-0 (1979) Author: Delco, Wilhelmina Relating to education for parenthood. House: Public Education Referred to Committee on Public Education
HB 2027 66-0 (1979) Author: Kubiak, Dan Relating to required courses of study in public schools. House: Public Education Referred to subcommittee
HB 2086 66-0 (1979) Author: Atkinson, Hamp Relating to improvement in educational programs in the public school districts. House: Public Education Coauthor authorized
HB 2120 66-0 (1979) Author: Washington, Craig Relating to instruction in American Sign Language in public schools and institutions of higher education. House: Public Education Referred to Committee on Public Education
HCR 89 66-0 (1979) Author: Hudson III, Samuel Directing T.E.A. to require instruction on certain basic documents of U.S. and Texas government. House: Public Education Referred to Committee on Public Education
HCR 90 66-0 (1979) Author: Haley, Bill
Sponsor: Mauzy, Oscar
Directing the State Board of Education to undertake a state-wide study of curriculum for Texas public schools. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Signed by the Governor
SB 435 66-0 (1979) Author: Kothmann, Glenn Relating to instruction in the free enterprise system in public schools. Senate: Education Referred to Committee on Education
SB 609 66-0 (1979) Author: Santiesteban, H.
Sponsor: Coleman, Ronald
Relating to instruction in American Sign Language in public schools and institutions of higher education. House: Higher Education
Senate: Education
Effective on . . . . . . . . . .
SB 966 66-0 (1979) Author: Harris, O.H. Relating to the establishment of a pilot program for the teaching of free enterprise system in the public high school. Senate: Education Coauthor authorized
SB 1210 66-0 (1979) Author: Santiesteban, H. Relating to the establishment of parenting education as a required course of study. Senate: Education Referred to Committee on Education
SCR 36 66-0 (1979) Author: Mauzy, Oscar
Sponsor: Haley, Bill
Directing the State Board of Education to undertake a state-wide study of curriculum for Texas public schools. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Signed by the Governor
HB 92 65-0 (1977) Author: Delco, Wilhelmina
Sponsor: Mauzy, Oscar
Relating to pilot programs for parent education in public schools during the 1978-1979 school years. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Reported from committee favorably
HB 162 65-0 (1977) Author: Kaster, James J. Relating to a course of instruction in parenting. House: Public Education Referred to subcommittee
HB 301 65-0 (1977) Author: Hudson III, Samuel Relating to the teaching of racial tolerance in the public schools. House: Public Education Referred to Committee on Public Education
HB 420 65-0 (1977) Author: Hudson III, Samuel Relating to the teaching of racial tolerance in the public schools. House: Public Education Referred to Committee on Public Education
HB 690 65-0 (1977) Author: Mayes, Ed Relating to a course of instruction in the free enterprise system in public schools. House: Public Education Referred to subcommittee
HB 955 65-0 (1977) Author: Caraway, Bill
Sponsor: Jones, Gene
Relating to promotion of improved understanding of state government by certain high school students. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Effective immediately
HB 1204 65-0 (1977) Author: Ceverha, Bill Relating to economic education programs in public schools. House: Public Education Laid on the table subject to call
HB 1207 65-0 (1977) Author: Caraway, Bill Relating to the public school program on the dangers and prevention of crime, narcotics, alcohol, and drug abuse. House: Public Education Referred to Committee on Public Education
HB 1336 65-0 (1977) Author: Wilson, John Relating to the exemption of certain alien students from the requirement that they pass a course of instruction in the constitutions of the United States and the State of Texas before graduation from high school. House: Public Education Considered by committee in public hearing
HB 1798 65-0 (1977) Author: Kubiak, Dan Relating to required courses of study in public schools. House: Public Education Considered by committee in public hearing
HB 1810 65-0 (1977) Author: Leland, Mickey Relating to the use of the novel and television production of "Roots" in the public education system and at the Institute of Texan Cultures. House: State Affairs Coauthor authorized
HB 2082 65-0 (1977) Author: Allen, Joe Relating to education requiring that equality of opportunity be extended and enforced at every level by all means available, but that such efforts must not be allowed to diminish the quality of the fundamental education process. House: Public Education Referred to Committee on Public Education
HCR 20 65-0 (1977) Author: Hudson III, Samuel Directing the Texas Education Agency to require each school district to provide instruction on the Declaration of Independence, the U.S. Constitution, and the Texas Bill of Rights. House: Public Education Referred to Committee on Public Education
HCR 80 65-0 (1977) Author: Massey, Tom Creating the Joint Committee on Curriculum Reform in Public Schools. House: Public Education Assigned to Resolutions Calendar
HCR 99 65-0 (1977) Author: Leland, Mickey Providing for an audio-visual system at Institute of Texan Cultures and the incorporation into the state education system of "Roots" by Alex Haley. House: State Affairs Coauthor authorized
SB 167 65-0 (1977) Author: Lombardino, Frank Relating to a course of instruction in the free enterprise system in public schools. Senate: Education Referred to subcommittee
SB 1040 65-0 (1977) Author: Mauzy, Oscar
Sponsor: Ceverha, Bill
Relating to economic education programs in public schools. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
90 Day Bill
HB 692 64-0 (1975) Author: Garcia, Matt Relating to requiring a course in consumer education in the public schools. House: Public Education Referred to Committee on Public Education
HB 1038 64-0 (1975) Author: McDonald, Felix Relating to community education programs in public school facilities. House: Public Education Referred to Committee on Public Education
HB 1066 64-0 (1975) Author: Maloney, Robert Relating to requiring a course of study on the dangers of crime and narcotics in public schools. House: Public Education Referred to Committee on Public Education
HB 1237 64-0 (1975) Author: Pentony, Joe Relating to the authority of the Central Education Agency to establish pilot early childhood programs. House: Public Education Referred to subcommittee
HB 1253 64-0 (1975) Author: Leland, Mickey Relating to special services for pregnant girls and girls who have children under the age of two years. House: Public Education Referred to subcommittee
HB 1351 64-0 (1975) Author: Mayes, Ed Relating to a course of instruction in the free enterprise system in public schools. House: Public Education Referred to subcommittee
HB 1520 64-0 (1975) Author: Watson, Ed Relating to the establishment of a program to promote a better understanding of state government among economically disadvantaged students of secondary schools and their teachers. House: Public Education Referred to Committee on Public Education
SB 366 64-0 (1975) Author: Mauzy, Oscar
Sponsor: McDonald, Felix
Relating to community education programs as defined in this Act in public school facilities and the funding of such programs, and adult bilingual education. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Effective immediately
SB 907 64-0 (1975) Author: Ogg, Jack Relating to the teaching of the Spanish language in certain school districts. Senate: Education Referred to Committee on Education
SR 651 64-0 (1975) Author: Gammage, R.A. "Bob" Requesting Subcommittee on Public Health and Welfare of Committee on Human Resources to study health education in public school system of Texas. Senate: Administration
HB 155 63-0 (1973) Author: Allen, Joe
Sponsor: Mauzy, Oscar
Relating to an optional unit of study in consumer education in the public schools; amending Subchapter D, Chapter 21, Texas Education Code, by adding Section 21.119; and declaring an emergency. House: Education
Senate: Education
Signed by the Governor
HB 1028 63-0 (1973) Author: Garcia, Matt Providing for required course in consumer education in the public schools. House: Education Referred to subcommittee
HB 1118 63-0 (1973) Author: Kaster, James J.
Sponsor: Snelson, W.E. "Pete"
Relating to education; providing for high school instruction in the free enterprise system. House: Education Signed by the Governor
HB 1215 63-0 (1973) Author: Maloney, Robert To authorize and provide for the establishment and administration of a comprehensive crime and narcotics education program encompassing the services and efforts of regional education service centers and Texas school districts; providing guidelines to be considered in program development pusposes; providing an effective date of this Act; and declaring an emergency. House: Education Subcommittee hearing date
SB 154 63-0 (1973) Author: Ogg, Jack Relating to teaching of the Spanish language in certain school districts. Senate: Education Referred to Committee on Education
SB 343 63-0 (1973) Author: Mengden, Walter Relating to the right of a parent to consent to a pupil's attendance at sex education classes. Senate: Education Referred to Committee on Education
SB 506 63-0 (1973) Author: Braecklein, Bill
Sponsor: Maloney, Robert
To amend Subchapter D, Chapter 21, Texas Education Code, by adding a Section 21.118, to authorize and provide for the establishment and administration of a comprehensive crime and narcotics education program encompassing the services and efforts of regional education service centers and Texas school districts; providing guidelines for teacher accreditation, other necessary personnel and necessary materials; providing for an effective date of this Act; making appropriations. House: Education
Senate: Education
Signed by Governor
SB 667 63-0 (1973) Author: Santiesteban, H. Amending the Texas Education Code to authorize and provide for the establishment and administration of a comprehensive crime and narcotics education program encompassing the services and efforts of regional education service centers and Texas school districts; providing guidelines to be considered in program development purposes; providing for an appropriation of state funds in support thereof; providing an effective date of this Act. Senate: Education Referred to Committee on Education
HB 10 62-0 (1971) Author: Allen, Joe Relating to providing for a required course in consumer education in the public schools.
HB 14 62-0 (1971) Author: Mengden, Walter Relating to prohibiting instruction in human sexuality or sex relationships in certain grades in public or private schools; setting a penalty.
HB 151 62-0 (1971) Author: Golman, Joe H. Relating to the teaching of a course in the public schools on the dangers of crime and narcotics.

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