COMMITTEE:†† Public Education†

TIME & DATE: 8:00 AM, Tuesday, August 01, 2017†

PLACE:†††††† E2.036†
CHAIR:†††††† Rep. Dan Huberty†


HB 54†††††††† Thierry
Relating to requiring a school district to reimburse classroom teachers at certain grade levels for the cost of classroom supplies purchased with personal money.

HB 60†††††††† Hinojosa, Gina | et al.
Relating to the use of regional mobility authority toll projects by public school buses.

HB 130††††††† Leach††††††††††††††††††
Relating to financial reporting by a school district regarding the costs associated with administering certain assessment instruments.

HB 132††††††† Reynolds†††††††††††††††
Relating to the election of trustees of certain school districts.

HB 145††††††† Farrar†††††††††††††††††
Relating to social work services in public schools.

HB 149††††††† Burkett††††††††††††††††
Relating to a reduction in required days of service for educators in public schools under certain circumstances.

HB 157††††††† Gervin-Hawkins | et al.
Relating to eligibility for admission to an educator preparation program for certification in trade and industrial workforce training.

HB 191††††††† King, Phil | et al.††††
Relating to the creation of a commission to recommend improvements to the public school finance system.

HB 198††††††† Clardy | et al.††††††††
Relating to an average pay increase for public school classroom teachers, the creation of certain teacher designations, and a teacher quality allotment under the Foundation School Program; authorizing the imposition of a fee.

HB 200††††††† GonzŠlez, Mary†††††††††
Relating to the creation of a commission to recommend improvements to the public school finance system.

HB 204††††††† Huberty††††††††††††††††
Relating to cardiac assessments of high school participants in extracurricular athletic activities sponsored or sanctioned by the University Interscholastic League.

HB 224††††††† Meyer††††††††††††††††††
Relating to a limitation on the amount of school property tax revenue that is subject to recapture under the public school finance system.

HB 231††††††† Uresti, Tomas††††††††††
Relating to reporting teacher turnover information in the performance report of a public school district.

HB 232††††††† Giddings†††††††††††††††
Relating to class size limits for prekindergarten classes in public schools.

HB 253††††††† Simmons | et al.†††††††
Relating to public school finance, including the establishment of a tax credit scholarship and educational expense assistance program.

HB 263††††††† Collier††††††††††††††††
Relating to the composition of the student body of an open-enrollment charter school.

HB 264††††††† Hinojosa, Gina†††††††††
Relating to the admission policy of an open-enrollment charter school.

HB 272††††††† Koop†††††††††††††††††††
Relating to the creation of a state financing program administered by the Texas Public Finance Authority to assist school districts with certain expenses; granting authority to issue bonds or other obligations.

HB 290††††††† Springer†††††††††††††††
Relating to the sparsity adjustment for certain school districts under the Foundation School Program.

HB 306††††††† GonzŠlez, Mary†††††††††
Relating to an annual adjustment to the basic allotment under the foundation school program to reflect inflation.

HB 320††††††† VanDeaver††††††††††††††
Relating to the establishment and funding of an education enhancement program for certain students with disabilities.

HB 324††††††† Dutton†††††††††††††††††
Relating to public school students evaluated for purposes of accountability ratings in certain school districts.

HB 325††††††† Dutton†††††††††††††††††
Relating to including students enrolled in open-enrollment charter schools in the determination of a district's weighted average daily attendance for purposes of complying with equalized wealth level requirements.



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HB 125


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