COMMITTEE:   Public Education 

TIME & DATE: 8:00 AM, Tuesday, August 08, 2017 

PLACE:       E2.036 
CHAIR:       Rep. Dan Huberty 


The order in which bills are heard is at the discretion of the Chair.

Public testimony may be limited to two (2) minutes.


HB 125        Villalba               
Relating to open-enrollment charter schools.

HB 255        Reynolds | et al.      
Relating to the salary paid to certain professional staff employed by public schools.

HB 335        Collier                
Relating to testing for lead contamination in public school drinking water.

HB 340        Nevárez | et al.       
Relating to a salary bonus for a public school teacher who completes certain autism training.

HB 351        Faircloth              
Relating to the creation of a commission to evaluate the potential continuation of additional state aid for tax reduction and recommend improvements to the public school finance system.

HB 352        Faircloth              
Relating to a reduction of the amount required to be paid by certain school districts to achieve the equalized wealth level under the public school finance system.

HB 354        Villalba               
Relating to the adoption of teacher performance contracts for classroom teachers and an increased basic allotment for school districts that adopt those contracts.

HB 355        White                  
Relating to the public school finance system.

HB 374        Howard                 
Relating to use of compensatory education allotment funding to provide assistance to students at risk of dropping out of school who are pregnant or who are parents and requiring reporting through the Public Education Information Management System.

HB 387        King, Ken | et al.
Relating to the extension of additional state aid for tax reduction provided to certain school districts.


Notice of this meeting was announced from the house floor.




Bills added after last posting:

HB 387


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