COMMITTEE:    Public Education 

TIME & DATE:  10:30 AM or upon final adjourn./recess or bill referral if permission granted
Tuesday, February 26, 2019 

PLACE:       E2.036 
CHAIR:       Rep. Dan Huberty 


*The order in which bills are heard is at the discretion of the chair*


*Testimony will be limited to two (2) minutes*


HB 76          Huberty
Relating to cardiac assessments of high school participants in extracurricular athletic activities sponsored or sanctioned by the University Interscholastic League.

HB 92          Rodriguez
Relating to a public school campus's election under a campus turnaround plan to operate as a community school.

HB 129         Bernal
Relating to the assignment of certain certified or licensed professionals to certain public schools.

HB 198         Thierry | et al.
Relating to providing mental health services and mental health education to public school students at school-based health centers.

HB 199         Bernal
Relating to permissible uses of the instructional materials allotment.

HB 204         Thierry | et al.
Relating to the inclusion of instruction about mental health in the required curriculum for public school students.

HB 239         Farrar | et al.
Relating to social work services in public schools.

HB 314         Howard | et al.
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 to reporting through the Public Education Information Management System.

HB 330         VanDeaver | et al.
Relating to excluding certain students from the computation of dropout and completion rates for purposes of public school accountability.

HB 391         Blanco
Relating to student access to public school instructional materials and technology.

HB 396         VanDeaver
Relating to acceptable uses of the instructional materials and technology fund and the instructional materials and technology allotment.

HB 397         VanDeaver
Relating to acceptable uses by a school district of the instructional materials and technology allotment.

HB 403         Thompson, Senfronia
Relating to training requirements for a member of the board of trustees and the superintendent of an independent school district regarding sexual abuse, human trafficking, and other maltreatment of children.

HB 422         Allen
Relating to annual reporting regarding the establishment of certain school district planning and decision-making committees.

HB 455         Allen | et al.
Relating to policies on the recess period in public schools.

HB 613         Springer
Relating to the date of the election for trustees of an independent school district.

HB 637         González, Mary
Relating to the salaries of the superintendent of the Texas School for the Blind and Visually Impaired and the superintendent of the Texas School for the Deaf.

HB 638         Capriglione
Relating to the issuance of posthumous high school diplomas to certain students.

HB 663         King, Ken
Relating to a revision of the essential knowledge and skills of the public school foundation curriculum and proclamations for the production of instructional materials.

HB 674         Patterson
Relating to soliciting from school districts served by a regional education service center certain information in conjunction with the annual evaluation of the center.

HB 678         Guillen
Relating to the public high school graduation credit requirements for a language other than English.




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