SB 918: Civic Education
GENERAL BILL by Brandes
Civic Education; Requiring the Commissioner of Education to develop minimum criteria for a nonpartisan civic literacy practicum for high school students, beginning with a specified school year; authorizing students to apply the hours they devote to practicum activities to certain community service requirements; requiring the State Board of Education to designate certain high schools as Freedom Schools, based on criteria the board establishes relating to students’ civic learning and civic engagement, etc.
- Education (ED)
- Appropriations Subcommittee on Education (AED)
- Appropriations (AP)
Date Chamber Action 11/14/2019 Senate • Filed
12/13/2019 Senate • Referred to Education; Appropriations Subcommittee on Education; Appropriations -SJ 70
1/14/2020 Senate • Introduced -SJ 70
1/16/2020 Senate • On Committee agenda-- Education, 01/21/20, 2:30 pm, 412 Knott Building
1/21/2020 Senate • Favorable by Education; YEAS 8 NAYS 0 -SJ 153
• Now in Appropriations Subcommittee on Education
2/10/2020 Senate • On Committee agenda-- Appropriations Subcommittee on Education, 02/13/20, 10:00 am, 412 Knott Building
2/13/2020 Senate • Subcommittee Recommendation: Favorable by Appropriations Subcommittee on Education; YEAS 6 NAYS 0 -SJ 307
• Now in Appropriations
2/24/2020 Senate • On Committee agenda-- Appropriations, 02/27/20, 9:00 am, 412 Knott Building
2/27/2020 Senate • Favorable by- Appropriations; YEAS 19 NAYS 0 -SJ 357
2/28/2020 Senate • Placed on Calendar, on 2nd reading
3/5/2020 Senate • Placed on Special Order Calendar, 03/09/20 -SJ 550
3/9/2020 Senate • Read 2nd time -SJ 542
• Read 3rd time -SJ 542
• Passed; YEAS 38 NAYS 0 -SJ 542
3/9/2020 House • In Messages
3/14/2020 House • Indefinitely postponed and withdrawn from consideration
• Died in Messages
SB 918, Original Filed Version (Current Bill Version) Posted 11/14/2019 at 10:01 AM
Bill Text: Web Page | PDF
Related Bills (1)
Bill Number Subject Filed By Relationship Last Action and Location Track Bills H 581 Civic Education Diamond, Aloupis Similar Last Action: 3/14/2020 H Died on Calendar
Floor Amendments (2)
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Committee Votes (3)
Date Committee Result 1/21/2020 2:30 PM Education 8 Yeas - 0 Nays 2/13/2020 10:00 AM Appropriations Subcommittee on Education 6 Yeas - 0 Nays 2/27/2020 9:00 AM Appropriations 19 Yeas - 0 Nays
Floor Votes (1)
Date Chamber Result 3/9/2020 3:02 PM Senate 38 Yeas - 0 Nays
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