COMMITTEE:    Education 

TIME & DATE:  8:30 AM, Tuesday, March 05, 2013 

PLACE:        E1.028 (Hearing Room) 
CHAIR:        Senator Dan Patrick 



SB 115        Williams
Relating to a school choice program for certain students with disabilities.

SB 132        Nelson | et al.
Relating to the contents and applicability of a school district's grading policy.

SB 185        Deuell
Relating to information regarding the number of public school students with dyslexia.

SB 317        Uresti
Relating to the types of beverages that may be sold to students on public school campuses.

SB 401        Lucio
Relating to a notification requirement if a counselor is not assigned to a public school campus.

SB 435        Duncan
Relating to the payment of tuition for public high school students who participate in college credit programs.

SB 521        Paxton | 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.

SB 573        Patrick
Relating to equal opportunity for access by private and parochial school students to certain University Interscholastic League sponsored activities.

SB 684        Deuell
Relating to a physical assessment of students by a public school.

SB 713        Lucio
Relating to the employment of certified counselors by school districts.

SB 715        Lucio
Relating to use of consistent terminology to refer to school counselors in the Education Code.

Pending Business:


SB 172        Carona                 
Relating to diagnosing the reading development and comprehension of public school kindergarten students.


Public testimony will be limited to 3 minutes per person.