SB 1594: Voluntary Prekindergarten Education Program
GENERAL BILL by Harrell
Voluntary Prekindergarten Education Program; Requiring a parent of a student enrolled in the Voluntary Prekindergarten Education Program to submit his or her student for a specified screening; requiring the Office of Early Learning to make available professional development and training courses that meet certain criteria; requiring each private prekindergarten provider and public school participating in the program to participate in a program assessment, etc.
Last Action: 5/3/2019 Senate - Died in Appropriations Subcommittee on Education
Bill Text: Web Page | PDF
Date Chamber Action 3/1/2019 Senate • Filed
3/8/2019 Senate • Referred to Education; Appropriations Subcommittee on Education; Appropriations -SJ 208
3/13/2019 Senate • Introduced -SJ 207
3/28/2019 Senate • On Committee agenda-- Education, 04/02/19, 10:00 am, 412 Knott Building
4/2/2019 Senate • Favorable by Education; YEAS 8 NAYS 0 -SJ 312
• Now in Appropriations Subcommittee on Education
4/16/2019 Senate • On Committee agenda-- Appropriations Subcommittee on Education, 04/16/19, 9:00 am, 412 Knott Building --Temporarily Postponed
5/3/2019 Senate • Indefinitely postponed and withdrawn from consideration
• Died in Appropriations Subcommittee on Education
SB 1594, Original Filed Version (Current Bill Version) Posted 3/1/2019 at 9:30 AM
Bill Text: Web Page | PDF Analyses: Education (Pre-Meeting) 4/1/2019 (pdf)
Education (Post-Meeting) 4/2/2019 (pdf)
Appropriations Subcommittee on Education (Pre-Meeting) 4/15/2019 (pdf)
Related Bills (1)
Bill Number Subject Filed By Relationship Last Action and Location Track Bills H 1193 Voluntary Prekindergarten Education Program Grall, Aloupis Identical Last Action: 5/3/2019 H Died in PreK-12 Appropriations Subcommittee
Committee Amendments (1)
Amendment Sponsor Filed Last Committee Action Format 610458 - Amendment (Delete All)
Delete everything after the enacting clause and insert:
Appropriations Subcommittee on Education
Committee Votes (1)
Date Committee Result 4/2/2019 10:00 AM Education 8 Yeas - 0 Nays
Citations - Statutes (10)
Citation Catchline Location in Bill Location In Bill Help 1002.53 Voluntary Prekindergarten Education Program; eligibility and enrollment. Page 3 (pdf) 1002.55 School-year prekindergarten program delivered by private prekindergarten providers. Page 3 (pdf) 1002.59 Emergent literacy and performance standards training courses. Page 4 (pdf) 1002.61 Summer prekindergarten program delivered by public schools and private prekindergarten providers. Page 5 (pdf) 1002.63 School-year prekindergarten program delivered by public schools. Page 6 (pdf) 1002.67 Performance standards; curricula and accountability. Page 6 (pdf) 1002.68 Page 10 (pdf) 1002.69 Statewide kindergarten screening; kindergarten readiness rates; state-approved prekindergarten enrollment screening; good cause exemption. Page 16 (pdf) 1002.73 Department of Education; powers and duties; accountability requirements. Page 21 (pdf) 1002.75 Office of Early Learning; powers and duties. Page 21 (pdf)
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