House Bill Posted. The first draft of the House omnibus education policy bill was posted online this morning. The House Education Innovation Policy Committee will walk through the bill tomorrow morning and begin taking amendments. The committee intends to meet in its regular time slot of 8:15 AM to 10:00 AM and re-convene after the end of Thursday's floor session. The committee has also booked time for Friday morning.in the event it does not finish its work tomorrow.
Here is a link to the House omnibus education policy bill prior to amendments:
As you can see in the far right hand column of the House Education Innovation Policy Committee home page, 11 amendments will be offered; 2 by the majority and 9 by the minority. It will be interesting to see if all of them are offered and how much discussion they elicit. Here is a link to the House Education Innovation Policy Committee home page:
House Education Innovation Policy Committee Home Page
Senate Hearing. The Senate Education Committee walked through its omnibus policy bill and will start taking amendments tomorrow. Here is a link to tomorrow's meeting's agenda. As you can see, there are 7 amendments that are posted and may be offered.
Senate Education Committee Meeting Agenda for March 31, 2016