Hearings for Education Committee

The order of the bills listed may not be the order in which they are heard that day in committee.

Education
Date: Thursday September 14, 2017
Location: Room 1525
Time: 1:30 PM

Document Introducer Description
LR130 Groene Interim study to examine issues related to the use of substitute teachers

Education
Date: Wednesday May 17, 2017
Location: Room 2102
Time: 12:20 PM

Document Introducer Description
Appointment Peterson, Carter - Board of Trustees of the Nebraska State Colleges
Appointment Bieganski, Gary - Board of Trustees of the Nebraska State Colleges
Appointment Meyer, Jerald - Board of Educational Lands and Funds
Appointment Hadley, Marilyn - Nebraska Educational Telecommunications Commission
Appointment Carpenter, Stan - Nebraska Educational Telecommunications Commission
Appointment Smith, Clay - Nebraska Educational Telecommunications Commission
Appointment Gray, Cindy - Technical Advisory Committee for Statewide Assessment
LR98 Wayne Support the call to action of the My Brother's Keeper Initiative and Community Challenge to address opportunity gaps faced by boys and young men of color nationwide

Education
Date: Tuesday March 21, 2017
Location: Room 1525
Time: 1:30 PM

Document Introducer Description
LB540 Stinner Provide for a temporary aid adjustment factor in the Tax Equity and Educational Opportunities Support Act

Education
Date: Monday March 20, 2017
Location: Room 1525
Time: 1:30 PM

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LB155 Brasch Require successful completion of a civics examination as a prerequisite to high school graduation
LB308 Brasch Change provisions relating to the committee on Americanism
LB14 Krist Require successful completion of a civics examination as a prerequisite to high school graduation

Education
Date: Tuesday March 14, 2017
Location: Room 1525
Time: 1:30 PM

Document Introducer Description
LB630 Larson Adopt the Independent Public Schools Act
LB650 Linehan Change provisions for teaching certificates
LB568 Erdman Change provisions related to temporary teaching certificates

Education
Date: Tuesday March 07, 2017
Location: Room 1525
Time: 1:30 PM

Document Introducer Description
LB651 Linehan Adopt the Nebraska Reading Improvement Act
LB662 Linehan Establish a grading system for schools and school districts

Education
Date: Monday March 06, 2017
Location: Room 1525
Time: 1:30 PM

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LB634 Wayne Include virtual school students in the state aid to schools formula
LB409 Groene Change the base limitation, local effort rate, and net option funding for school districts and the learning community transition aid calculation
LB484 Kolowski Create the School Financing Review Commission

Education
Date: Tuesday February 28, 2017
Location: Room 1525
Time: 1:30 PM

Document Introducer Description
LB521 Walz Change provisions related to early childhood education in the Tax Equity and Educational Opportunities Support Act
LB511 Education Committee Change provisions for payment of educational costs for state wards and students in residential settings
LB512 Education Committee Change provisions related to education

Education
Date: Monday February 27, 2017
Location: Room 1525
Time: 1:30 PM

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LB398 Wayne Provide requirements for public school districts relating to swimming activities
LB569 Friesen Establish the Community College Task Force and sunset community college levies
LB490 Walz Adopt the College Choice Grant Program Act

Education
Date: Tuesday February 14, 2017
Location: Room 1525
Time: 1:30 PM

Document Introducer Description
LB246 Morfeld Provide a budget exception for expanded learning opportunity programs
LB247 Morfeld Provide for school district levy and bonding authority for cybersecurity
LB525 Morfeld Change distribution provisions related to the Education Innovation Fund
LB575 Kolowski Provide funding for schools offering certain programs and courses as prescribed

Education
Date: Monday February 13, 2017
Location: Room 1525
Time: 1:30 PM

Document Introducer Description
Appointment Buckendahl, Chad W. - Technical Advisory Committee for Statewide Assessment
Note: phone confirmation
Appointment Aspen, Gwenn - Coordinating Commission for Postsecondary Education
LB608 Linehan Adopt the Parental Choice Scholarship Program

Education
Date: Tuesday February 07, 2017
Location: Room 1525
Time: 1:30 PM

Document Introducer Description
LB554 Smith Provide for a financial transparency web site for schools, school districts, and educational service units
LB645 Pansing Brooks Add dyslexia for purposes of special education
LB595 Groene Provide for the use of physical force or physical restraint or removal from a class in response to student behavior

Education
Date: Monday February 06, 2017
Location: Room 1525
Time: 1:30 PM

Document Introducer Description
LB144 Friesen Change agricultural and horticultural adjusted valuations for calculating state aid to schools
LB265 Friesen Provide for a minimum amount of state aid based on the number of students in a local system
LB571 Friesen Change state aid for education relating to allocated income tax funds

Education
Date: Tuesday January 31, 2017
Location: Room 1525
Time: 1:30 PM

Document Introducer Description
LB214 Halloran Terminate the Master Teacher Program
LB457 Briese Change exceptions to school district levy and budget exceptions for voluntary termination agreements
LB175 Morfeld Adopt the Student Online Personal Protection Act
LB377 Education Committee Change provisions relating to classification of school districts

Education
Date: Monday January 30, 2017
Location: Room 1525
Time: 1:30 PM

Document Introducer Description
LB58 Craighead Change provisions relating to participation in extracurricular activities
LB427 Vargas Authorize schools and the State Department of Education to adopt policies relating to pregnant and parenting students, authorize training regarding such policies, and authorize breastfeeding accommodations for student-parents
LB428 Vargas Require schools and the State Department of Education to adopt policies relating to pregnant and parenting students

Education
Date: Tuesday January 24, 2017
Location: Room 1525
Time: 1:30 PM

Document Introducer Description
LB124 Baker Increase the probationary period of community college staff
LB123 Pansing Brooks Provide for reimbursement when certain postsecondary institutions terminate operations
LB396 Morfeld Change residency provisions relating to postsecondary educational institutions

Education
Date: Monday January 23, 2017
Location: Room 1525
Time: 1:30 PM

Document Introducer Description
LB103 Murante Change provisions relating to accelerated or differentiated curriculum and require establishment of focus groups
LB235 Walz Clarify grant requirements for the Summer Food Service Program
LB109 Blood Provide for a temporary teaching certificate or permit for military spouses

Education
Date: Tuesday January 17, 2017
Location: Room 1525
Time: 1:30 PM

Document Introducer Description
LB62 Scheer Eliminate prohibition on teachers wearing religious garb
LB119 Groene Change dates related to certifications and distributions of state aid to schools