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CS/CS/HB 537: Student Achievement

GENERAL BILL by Education & Employment Committee ; Education Quality Subcommittee ; Valdés ; (CO-INTRODUCERS) Garcia ; López, J. ; Mooney ; Plasencia ; Trabulsy ; Williams

Student Achievement; Creating the Music-based Supplemental Content to Accelerate Learner Engagement and Success (mSCALES) Pilot Program within the Department of Education; providing the purpose of the pilot program; providing requirements for the pilot program; providing eligibility; etc.

Effective Date: 7/1/2024
Last Action: 4/15/2024 - Approved by Governor
Bill Text: PDF
Senate Committee References:
  1. Fiscal Policy (FP)



Bill History

Date Chamber Action
11/17/2023 House • Filed
11/30/2023 House • Referred to Education Quality Subcommittee
• Referred to Appropriations Committee
• Referred to Education & Employment Committee
• Now in Education Quality Subcommittee
1/9/2024 House • 1st Reading (Original Filed Version)
1/23/2024 House • PCS added to Education Quality Subcommittee agenda
1/25/2024 House • Favorable with CS by Education Quality Subcommittee
• Reported out of Education Quality Subcommittee
• Laid on Table under Rule 7.18(a)
• CS Filed
1/26/2024 House • Referred to Appropriations Committee
• Referred to Education & Employment Committee
• Now in Appropriations Committee
• 1st Reading (Committee Substitute 1)
2/6/2024 House • Added to Appropriations Committee agenda
2/8/2024 House • Favorable by Appropriations Committee
• Reported out of Appropriations Committee
• Now in Education & Employment Committee
2/12/2024 House • Added to Education & Employment Committee agenda
2/14/2024 House • Favorable with CS by Education & Employment Committee
• Reported out of Education & Employment Committee
• Laid on Table under Rule 7.18(a)
• CS Filed
2/15/2024 House • Bill referred to House Calendar
• 1st Reading (Committee Substitute 2)
• Added to Second Reading Calendar
2/26/2024 House • Bill added to Special Order Calendar (2/29/2024)
2/29/2024 House • Read 2nd time
• Added to Third Reading Calendar
• Read 3rd time
• CS passed; YEAS 116, NAYS 0
2/29/2024 Senate • In Messages
• Referred to Fiscal Policy
• Received
3/6/2024 Senate • Withdrawn from Fiscal Policy -SJ 744
• Placed on Calendar, on 2nd reading
• Substituted for SB 590 -SJ 745
• Read 2nd time -SJ 744
• Amendment(s) adopted (319730) -SJ 745
• Read 3rd time -SJ 746
• CS passed as amended; YEAS 39 NAYS 0 -SJ 746
3/6/2024 House • In Messages
3/7/2024 House • Added to Senate Message List
• Amendment 319730 Concur
• CS passed as amended; YEAS 111, NAYS 0
• Ordered engrossed, then enrolled
4/2/2024 • Signed by Officers and presented to Governor
4/15/2024 • Approved by Governor