Education bills pre-filed in the House, 2016

/ 10 March 2016 / Shawna

 

Murphy, M.; Persell; Johnson, C.; Anzelc; Davnie and Moran introduced:

F. 2391,A bill for an act relating to education finance; increasing funding for full-service community schools; making the appropriation ongoing; appropriating money; amending Laws 2015, First Special Session chapter 3, article 2, section 70, subdivision 19.

The bill was referred to the Committee on Education Finance.

Wills introduced:

F. 2411,A bill for an act relating to education; allowing parents of prekindergarten children who are eligible for special education services and have a primary disability of being deaf or hard-of-hearing to enroll in a charter school serving a special education population of primarily deaf and hard-of-hearing students; establishing an enrollment process; appropriating money; amending Laws 2015, First Special Session chapter 3, article 4, section 4.

The bill was referred to the Committee on Education Innovation Policy.

Dettmer and Persell introduced:

F. 2432,A bill for an act relating to education finance; providing additional funding for K-12 pupil transportation; amending Minnesota Statutes 2014, section 126C.10, subdivision 18; Minnesota Statutes 2015 Supplement, sections 124E.20, subdivision 1; 124E.23; 126C.10, subdivision 1.

The bill was referred to the Committee on Education Finance.

(eliminates sparsity transportation dollars and uses them to increase transportation dollars for charters)

Uglem, Newton and Zerwas introduced:

F. 2433,A bill for an act relating to education finance; creating a supplemental compensatory revenue formula; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 2014, sections 126C.05, subdivision 3; 126C.10, subdivision 3; Laws 2015, First Special Session chapter 3, article 1, section 27, subdivision 2; repealing Laws 2015, First Special Session chapter 3, article 2, section 70, subdivision 8.

The bill was referred to the Committee on Education Finance.

Newton introduced:

F. 2434,A bill for an act relating to education finance; providing funding for prekindergarten through grade 12 pupil transportation; amending Minnesota Statutes 2014, section 126C.10, subdivision 18; Minnesota Statutes 2015 Supplement, section 126C.10, subdivision 1.

The bill was referred to the Committee on Education Finance.

(increases transportation dollars)

Davnie and Mullery introduced:

F. 2448,A bill for an act relating to education finance; creating a state fund to pay for unreimbursed special education costs; eliminating tuition bill-backs to the resident school district; increasing special education excess cost aid; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 2015 Supplement, sections 125A.11, subdivision 1; 125A.76, subdivision 1; 125A.79, subdivision 5; 127A.47, subdivision 7; Laws 2015, First Special Session chapter 3, article 5, section 30, subdivision 2; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 125A.

The bill was referred to the Committee on Education Innovation Policy.

Bennett, Peterson, Fenton, Loon, Mullery, Daniels, Wills, Simonson, Ward and Davnie introduced:

F. 2449,A bill for an act relating to education finance; increasing funding for the Minnesota Reading Corps; appropriating money; amending Laws 2015, First Special Session chapter 3, article 2, section 70, subdivision 6.

The bill was referred to the Committee on Education Finance.

Barrett introduced:

F. 2511,A bill for an act relating to education; modifying certain charter school provisions; amending Minnesota Statutes 2015 Supplement, section 124E.05, subdivisions 4, 5.

The bill was referred to the Committee on Education Innovation Policy.

Youakim introduced:

F. 2537,A bill for an act relating to education; clarifying First Amendment speech and press rights of student journalists in kindergarten through grade 12; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 121A.

The bill was referred to the Committee on Education Innovation Policy.

Laine introduced:

F. 2549,A bill for an act relating to elections; authorizing recall elections for school board members; modifying procedures for filling a vacancy in school board office; amending Minnesota Statutes 2014, sections 123B.09, by adding a subdivision; 351.14, by adding a subdivision; 351.15; 351.16, subdivisions 1, 2; 351.18; 351.19, subdivision 4; 351.20; 351.21; 351.22, subdivisions 1, 2; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2014, section 123B.09, subdivision 9; Minnesota Statutes 2015 Supplement, section 123B.095.

The bill was referred to the Committee on Education Innovation Policy.

Persell introduced:

F. 2581,A bill for an act relating to education; increasing funding for Head Start programs to fully fund waiting lists; appropriating money; amending Laws 2015, First Special Session chapter 3, article 9, section 8, subdivision 4.

The bill was referred to the Committee on Education Finance.