CS/CS/SB 926: Education
Education; Requiring the Commissioner of Education to contract for an independent study to determine whether a nationally recognized high school assessment may be administered in lieu of the Florida Standards Assessment and the Algebra I end-of-course assessment; authorizing a parent to request and be granted permission for a student’s absence from school for treatment of autism spectrum disorder by a licensed health care practitioner; requiring each district school board to provide students in certain grades with a minimum number of minutes of free-play recess per week and with a minimum number of consecutive minutes of free-play recess per day, etc.
Last Action: 4/25/2017 Senate - CS/CS by Rules read 1st time -SJ 447
Location: On 2nd Reading Calendar
Bill Text: Web Page | PDF
• Referred to Education; Rules -SJ 106
• Introduced -SJ 106
• On Committee agenda-- Education, 03/21/17, 4:00 pm, 412 Knott Building --Discussed/Workshop
• On Committee agenda-- Education, 03/27/17, 1:30 pm, 412 Knott Building --Temporarily Postponed
• On Committee agenda-- Education, 04/03/17, 1:30 pm, 412 Knott Building
• CS by Education; YEAS 9 NAYS 0 -SJ 319
• Pending reference review under Rule 4.7(2) - (Committee Substitute)
• Now in Rules -SJ 319
• CS by Education read 1st time -SJ 325
• On Committee agenda-- Rules, 04/19/17, 4:00 pm, 110 Senate Office Building
• CS/CS by- Rules; YEAS 11 NAYS 0 -SJ 443
• Pending reference review -under Rule 4.7(2) - (Committee Substitute)
• Placed on Calendar, on 2nd reading -SJ 443
• CS/CS by Rules read 1st time -SJ 447
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