2011-2012 Session House Committee on Education
Friday, December 21, 2012
Bill/Resolution Sponsor Subject Meetings Status
HB 4019
referred
1/13/2011
McMillin Education; public school academies; cap on number of public school academies authorized by state public universities under part 6a; eliminate.
HB 4141
referred
1/26/2011
Melton Education; reorganization; school district services consolidation commission to make recommendations for orders on consolidation of school services; create.
HB 4142
referred
1/26/2011
Melton Education; teachers; continuing tenure to be based on evaluation of teacher effectiveness; provide for, and allow for additional probationary period.
HB 4152
referred
2/1/2011
Knollenberg Labor; collective bargaining; wages and benefits for certain public employees; freeze during contract negotiations. 2/23/2011
3/2/2011
reported out as substitute H-2 on 3/2/2011
HB 4163
referred
2/1/2011
Potvin Education; discipline; local policies prohibiting harassment and bullying at school; require. 6/29/2011 Discharged on 11/09/2011
HB 4173
referred
2/1/2011
Meadows Education; discipline; policy prohibiting harassment and bullying at school; require.
HB 4178
referred
2/1/2011
Nathan Education; reports; certain additional information to be included in list published by department of lowest-performing 5% of schools in state; require.
HB 4179
referred
2/1/2011
Nathan Education; curricula; foreign language instruction in grades K-12; require.
HB 4180
referred
2/1/2011
Nathan Education; school districts; instruction regarding diet and health to students in grades 3-12; require.
HB 4232
referred
2/10/2011
Huuki Education; employees; intermediate school district superintendent serving simultaneously as superintendent of constituent district; allow in statute on incompatible public offices. 3/09/2001 reported out with recommendation on 3/09/2011
HB 4233
referred
2/10/2011
Huuki Education; employees; school districts to contract with intermediate school districts for superintendent; allow. 3/09/2011 reported out with recommendation on 3/09/2011
HB 4234
referred
2/10/2011
Huuki Education; employees; intermediate school district superintendent serving simultaneously as superintendent of constituent district; allow in conflict of interest statute. 3/09/2011 reported out with recommendation on 3/09/2011
HB 4241
referred
2/10/2011
Rogers Education; employees; teacher tenure; eliminate. 4/26/2011
4/27/2011
HB 4253
referred
2/15/2011
McMillin Education; school districts; public disclosure of school district's health care expenses and contributions; require.
HB 4300
referred
2/17/2011
Hooker Education; employees; online posting of union dues; require.
HB 4306
referred
2/22/2011
Agema Education; school districts; contracting and competitive bidding for certain noninstructional services; require. 3/02/2011
3/09/2011
3/16/2011
3/23/2011
reported with recommendation as substitute (H-4) on 3/23/2011
HB 4320
referred
2/23/2011
Yonker Education; teachers; provisions in tenure act that failure to provide performance evaluation is conclusive evidence of satisfactory performance; eliminate, and require annual evaluations for certain tenured teachers.
HB 4321
referred
2/23/2011
Hooker Education; teachers; salary to be placed in escrow account during teacher's suspension under tenure act; require.
HB 4356
referred
3/1/2011
Townsend Education; reports; average class size; require to include in pupil enrollment reports.
HB 4365
referred
3/2/2011
MacGregor Education; teachers; additional probationary period for tenured teachers; provide for under certain circumstances, require annual evaluations of tenured teachers to determine effectiveness, and make other revisions to teacher tenure act regarding probationary teachers.
HB 4373
referred
3/3/2011
Melton Education; other; cap on salary of school district superintendents; provide for.
HB 4391
referred
3/8/2011
McCann Education; discipline; adoption and implementation of policy prohibiting harassment, intimidation, or cyberbullying; require.
HB 4396
referred
3/8/2011
Hooker Education; school districts; guidelines and information regarding management of concussions and head injury in youth sports; establish.
HB 4402
referred
3/9/2011
Jackson Education; school districts; smaller class size in underperforming schools; require.
HB 4420
referred
5/26/2011
Walsh Retirement; college employees; removal of community college employees from school retirement system; provide for.
HB 4459
referred
3/22/2011
Switalski Higher education; tuition; educational assistance for entrepreneurial courses and training; provide.
HB 4465
referred
3/22/2011
Rogers Education; teachers; teacher engaging in a prohibited strike; require suspension of teaching certificate. 4/20/2011
4/27/2011
HB 4466
referred
3/22/2011
Scott Labor; public service employment; changes in provisions concerning teacher strikes; provide for. 4/20/2011
4/27/2011
reported with recommendation as substitute (H-2) on 4/27/2011
HB 4496
referred
3/24/2011
Walsh Higher education; community colleges; granting of baccalaureate degrees in certain fields; allow. 6/8/2011 reported with recommendation on 6/8/2011
HB 4513
referred
2/29/2012
Franz Education; attendance; age and date requirement for entering school; revise in school code. 3/21/2012
4/18/2012
reported out with recommendation as substitute H-4 on 4/18/2012
HB 4514
referred
2/29/2012
Franz School aid; membership; age and date requirement for entering school and being counted in membership; revise in school aid act. 3/21/2012
4/18/2012
reported out with recommendation as substitute H-4 on 4/18/2012
HB 4549
referred
4/13/2011
LeBlanc Transportation; school vehicles; school district inspection of school buses; revise.
HB 4550
referred
4/13/2011
LeBlanc Transportation; school vehicles; inspections of school buses; revise.
HB 4551
referred
4/13/2011
Yonker Education; employees; salary increase to be based on performance evaluation; require.
HB 4586
referred
4/27/2011
Hooker Education; teachers; opportunity for teacher to submit written response to tenure charges; require in tenure act.
HB 4625
referred
5/10/2011
Rogers Education; teachers; standards for achieving and retaining teacher tenure; revise, and make certain revisions to hearing procedures. 5/10/2011
5/11/2011
5/18/2011
reported out with recommendation as substitute H-4 on 5/18/2011
HB 4626
referred
5/10/2011
Scott Education; teachers; discharge or demotion of a teacher on continuing tenure; revise permissible grounds for, change definition of demote, revise provisions concerning continuation of salary during suspension, and allow controlling board to require verification of ability to perform job at end of certain leave of absence. 5/10/2011
5/11/2011
5/18/2011
reported out with recommendation as substitute H-2 on 5/18/2011
HB 4627
referred
5/10/2011
O'Brien Education; teachers; effectiveness as determining factor when reduction of teachers or recall from reduction is required, comprehensive teacher and school administrator evaluation system, and other measures regarding teacher effectiveness and student growth; establish. 5/10/2011
5/11/2011
5/18/2011
reported out with recommendation as substitute H-2 on 5/18/2011
HB 4628
referred
5/10/2011
Yonker Education; employees; additional prohibited subjects of bargaining for public school employees; provide for. 5/10/2011
5/11/2011
5/18/2011
reported out with recommendation as substitute H-3 on 5/18/2011
HB 4644
referred
5/17/2011
Genetski Education; teachers; teacher tenure eligibility; modify.
HB 4645
referred
5/17/2011
Genetski Education; teachers; professional teaching certificate; eliminate, and provide for single teaching certificate that does not require continuing education. 2/29/2012
HB 4671
referred
5/24/2011
Heise Education; other; standards for school administrator certificate for school district superintendent and other central office administrators; modify, and provide salary cap for superintendents. 10/19/2011
HB 4676
referred
5/24/2011
Rutledge Education; discipline; procedures for using physical force on a pupil and revisions to standards for using physical force; prescribe.
HB 4690
referred
5/31/2011
Heise Education; teachers; teacher tenure commission; eliminate, and have board of education perform functions of.
HB 4692
referred
5/31/2011
Heise Education; school districts; school district option to charge a fee for bus transportation; allow.
HB 4696
referred
5/31/2011
Melton Education; teachers; interim teaching certificates for participants in alternative teaching programs; modify.
HB 4700
referred
5/31/2011
Shaughnessy Education; school districts; certain requirements regarding disclosure of information for certain public schools that provide medical benefit plans for employees; provide for. 6/15/2010
6/22/2011
reported with recommendation as substitute (H-3) on 6/22/2011
HB 4705
referred
6/7/2011
Genetski Education; reports; schools to exclude information about incarcerated pupils from accreditation data and annual education reports; allow.
HB 4729
referred
6/9/2011
Genetski Education; athletics; students participating in high school sanctioned sports; allow to receive physical education credit.
HB 4738
referred
6/14/2011
Knollenberg Education; school districts; prohibition on certain uses of school district funds; provide for.
HB 4752
referred
6/14/2011
Shaughnessy Labor; public service employment; claims data provided to policyholder of school district's health insurance plans; clarify. 6/15/2011
6/22/2011
reported with recommendation on 6/22/2011
HB 4796
referred
6/21/2011
Melton Education; employees; standards for employee performance evaluations; provide for. 6/22/2011
HB 4876
referred
7/27/2011
re-referred on 8/24/2011
Cotter Education; attendance; penalties for noncompliance of parental enforcement of compulsory school attendance; revise. reassigned to the Committee on Government Operations on 8/24/2011
HB 4877
referred
7/27/2011
re-referred on 8/24/2011
Scott Income tax; credit; earned income tax credit eligibility; modify. reassigned to the Committee on Government Operations on 8/24/2011
HB 4878
referred
7/27/2011
re-referred on 8/24/2011
Shaughnessy Human services; services or financial assistance; eligibility for assistance for individuals with school-aged children to be based on child's school attendance; require. reassigned to the Committee on Government Operations on 8/24/2011
HB 4902
referred
9/7/2011
Townsend Education; attendance; parent requests for classroom assignment of multiple birth siblings; require public schools to comply with.
HB 4934
referred
9/13/2011
Cotter Education; school districts; opportunity for students to recite the "Pledge of Allegiance" in public schools each school day; require. 5/30/2012
6/6/2012
reported out with recommendation as substitute H-2 on 6/6/2012
HB 4987
referred
9/15/2011
Oakes Education; elementary; smaller class size in underperforming schools; require.
HB 4988
referred
9/15/2011
Santana Education; curricula; 1/2 credit of financial literacy; require as part of the math credit required for Michigan merit curriculum.
HB 5013
referred
9/27/2011
Stamas Education; teachers; continuing education requirements for renewal of teaching certificate; eliminate. 2/29/2012
HB 5019
referred
9/28/2011
Stapleton Education; curricula; minimum amounts of physical and health education; require.
HB 5040
referred
10/5/2011
Haveman Higher education; education programs; education programs for counselors, social workers, and psychologists; prohibit discrimination against students for sincerely held religious beliefs. 03/07/2012
03/14/2012
reported with recommendation as substitute (H-1) on 3/14/2012
HB 5098
referred
10/19/2011
Hobbs Education; public school academies; certain disclosures for educational management organizations regarding student achievement data; require.
HB 5099
referred
10/19/2011
Hobbs Education; public school academies; contract cancellation initiated by educational management organizations during school year; prohibit.
HB 5100
referred
10/19/2011
Hobbs Education; public school academies; management contract between public school academy and educational management organization that operates a failing school; prohibit.
HB 5135
referred
10/27/2011
Hughes Higher education; financial aid; financial assistance by promise zones; revise eligibility requirements and minimum payment amounts. 6/7/2012 reported with recommendation as substitute (H-1) on 6/7/2012
HB 5139
referred
11/1/2011
Hammel Education; curricula; health education requirements; revise.
HB 5140
referred
11/1/2011
Bauer Education; curricula; physical education requirements; revise.
HB 5141
referred
11/1/2011
Tlaib School aid; payments; school districts to provide minimum amount of health education and physical education to receive full foundation allowance; require.
HB 5240
referred
1/11/2012
Agema Education; school districts; instruction in certain United States historical information; require, and require the "Pledge of Allegiance" to be recited each day.
HB 5241
referred
1/11/2012
Genetski Education; teachers; requirements for teacher certification; allow major in accounting or writing to count toward certification. 2/29/2012
HB 5261
referred
1/19/2012
Hughes Retirement; public school employees; retirant employed to provide substitute teaching services by entity other than reporting unit; allow without forfeiture of retirement allowance or health care coverage if reporting unit pays 10% of compensation to retirement system. 9/12/2012
9/19/2012
reported out with recommendation as substitute H-2 on 9/19/2012
HB 5267
referred
2/15/2012
Genetski School aid; membership; special pupil membership count and seat time exception for qualifying dropout recovery program; provide for. 5/16/2012
5/23/2012
reported out with recommendation as substitute H-2 on 5/23/2012
HB 5270
referred
1/24/2012
Dillon Retirement; public school employees; retiree performing substitute teaching services who is employed by entity other than reporting unit or as independent contractor; remove requirement that retirement allowance and health care subsidy be forfeited.
HB 5293
referred
1/26/2012
Meadows Construction; code; periodic inspection to determine school building compliance; require.
HB 5317
referred
1/31/2012
Goike Higher education; community colleges; question to applicant concerning whether he or she is a veteran or member of the armed forces or child or spouse of a veteran or member of the armed forces; require. 9/12/2012
2/19/2012
reported out with recommendation as substitute H-1 on 9/19/2012
HB 5318
referred
1/31/2012
Goike Records; public; penalties for noncompliance with maintenance and disclosure of school board records; provide for.
HB 5330
referred
1/31/2012
Bumstead Higher education; financial aid; use of revenues of promise zone authorities for administrative costs; clarify, and revise budget approval process for certain authorities. 6/7/2012 reported with recommendation on 6/7/2012
HB 5392
referred
2/9/2012
O'Brien School aid; other; counting of pupil instruction time for virtual learning courses; revise. 2/15/2012
2/22/2012
2/29/2012
3/14/2012
HB 5393
referred
2/9/2012
O'Brien Education; teachers; professional development requirement for teachers; revise. 2/29/2012
3/21/2012
reported with recommendation as substitute (H-1) on 3/21/2012
HB 5422
referred
2/21/2012
Haveman Corrections; employees; new employee training for corrections officers; allow to be provided by certain colleges under certain circumstances. 5/23/2012
5/30/2012
reported with recommendation
HB 5442
referred
2/28/2012
Damrow Education; discipline; options for enrollment of expelled pupils in other public schools; revise.
HB 5443
referred
2/28/2012
Damrow Education; discipline; pupil expelled from school district enrolling and being counted in membership in another school district or public school academy; prohibit for certain period of time.
HB 5451
referred
3/1/2012
McBroom Education; graduation requirements; Michigan merit curriculum; revise. 5/30/2012
6/6/2012
HB 5456
referred
3/6/2012
Johnson Education; graduation requirements; completion of certain vocational technical or career and technical education in lieu of certain state high school diploma requirements; allow. 6/6/2012
HB 5474
referred
3/15/2012
Irwin Education; other; withholding diplomas, grades, or transcripts for nonpayment of fees owed to the school; prohibit.
HB 5495
referred
3/20/2012
Brunner Health; emergency response; automated external defibrillator (AED) device to be present at all public schools; require.
HB 5521
referred
3/29/2012
Howze Education; safety; certain measures to ensure pupil health and safety; require.
HB 5534
referred
4/17/2012
Potvin Education; curricula; certain requirements for high school diploma; modify and eliminate foreign language requirements. 6/6/2012
HB 5535
referred
4/17/2012
Ananich Higher education; financial aid; number of governing bodies authorized to establish promise zones; increase.
HB 5559
referred
4/24/2012
Heise Education; public school academies; enrollment priority for local residents of certain geographic areas for public school academy located within that area; provide for under certain circumstances.
HB 5627
referred
5/15/2012
McMillin Education; school districts; reference to semiannual option for kindergarten enrollment and provision regarding rules for administration of personality tests to pupils; eliminate.
HB 5628
referred
5/15/2012
re-referred on 6/12/2012
Rutledge Education; reports; reporting procedure for great start collaborative grants; modify. 6/7/2012 reported with recommendation on 6/7/2012
HB 5629
referred
5/15/2012
Nesbitt Education; reports; certain outdated provisions concerning criminal background checks and convictions of school employees; eliminate. 6/7/2012 reported with recommendation on 6/7/2012
HB 5630
referred
5/15/2012
Yonker Education; special; certain language regarding purpose of special education programs and services; modify, and repeal requirement for annual report by state board concerning strict discipline academies. 6/7/2012 reported with recommendation on 6/7/2012
HB 5631
referred
5/15/2012
Hooker Education; special; special education scholarships act; repeal. 6/7/2012 reported with recommendation on 6/7/2012
HB 5632
referred
5/15/2012
O'Brien Education; other; obsolete act concerning emergency financial assistance for certain school districts; repeal. 6/7/2012 reported with recommendation on 6/7/2012
HB 5633
referred
5/15/2012
Lyons Education; curricula; obsolete act concerning teaching of civics and political science; repeal. 6/7/2012 reported with recommendation on 6/7/2012
HB 5634
referred
5/15/2012
Price Education; curricula; obsolete act concerning education for gifted and academically talented; repeal. 6/7/2012 reported with recommendation on 6/7/2012
HB 5635
referred
5/15/2012
Heise Education; other; obsolete act concerning demonstration educational and work experience programs; repeal. 6/7/2012 reported with recommendation on 6/7/2012
HB 5636
referred
5/15/2012
Shaughnessy Education; reports; requirements for report on consolidation of services and for review and report concerning school improvement plans; eliminate. 6/7/2012 reported with recommendation on 6/7/2012
HB 5645
referred
5/16/2012
Nesbitt Education; curricula; opt-out provision for foreign language and algebra II requirements for high school diploma; provide for pupils meeting certain alternative requirements. 6/6/2012
HB 5655
referred
5/22/2012
Brown Education; other; department of education to develop and maintain a nutrition and physical activity best practices database; provide for.
HB 5659
referred
5/22/2012
Yonker Education; school districts; third-party accrediting of schools; allow, and provide that department establish list of approved private accreditors. 5/23/2012
5/30/2012
6/6/2012
reported out with recommendation as substitute H-1 on 6/6/2012
HB 5708
referred
5/31/2012
Geiss Education; public school academies; cyber schools; require posting educational materials on website and submission to department.
HB 5728
referred
6/7/2012
Genetski Education; teachers; initial certification for teachers; require certain English language grammar, punctuation, and usage courses for.
HB 5738
referred
6/14/2012
Stallworth Education; discipline; penalties for physical assault at school against another pupil and procedure for reinstatement of pupils expelled for weapons; modify.
HB 5743
referred
6/14/2012
Olumba Education; curricula; character-building curriculum; require.
HB 5753
referred
6/14/2012
Olumba Education; school districts; personal communication devices; prohibit.
HB 5754
referred
6/14/2012
Olumba Education; alternative; residential boarding schools for at-risk youths; allow public school academies to operate.
HB 5755
referred
6/14/2012
Olumba Education; athletics; membership in athletic association that takes away eligibility in all-star game; prohibit.
HB 5756
referred
6/14/2012
Olumba Education; public school academies; contracting with educational management organizations; limit to nonprofit organizations.
HB 5757
referred
6/14/2012
Olumba Education; public school academies; employment preference for public school academies for residents within certain geographic limitations; require.
HB 5770
referred
7/18/2012
Ananich Higher education; financial aid; scholarships and grants for certain primary care health professionals and students; provide for.
HB 5771
referred
7/18/2012
Foster Higher education; financial aid; scholarships and grants for certain primary care health professionals and students; provide for.
HB 5772
referred
7/18/2012
Cavanagh Higher education; financial aid; scholarships and grants for certain primary care health professionals and students; provide for.
HB 5773
referred
7/18/2012
McBroom Higher education; financial aid; scholarships and grants for certain primary care health professionals and students; provide for.
HB 5776
referred
7/18/2012
Stapleton Education; school districts; written parental consent to place student in a classroom with a teacher rated ineffective on most recent year-end evaluation; require. 11/28/2012
11/29/2012
reported with recommendation on 11/29/2012
HB 5783
referred
7/18/2012
Talabi Education; discipline; state law regarding mandatory expulsion for certain actions; modify if bullying is involved and require certain interventions after report of bullying.
HB 5832
referred
8/15/2012
Opsommer Education; school districts; ban on use of sunscreen in schools; prohibit.
HB 5865
referred
9/11/2012
Lyons Education; school districts; auto-injectable epinephrine device to be present at all public schools; require.
HB 5866
referred
9/11/2012
Lyons Health; other; auto-injectable epinephrine device; allow prescriber's to prescribe and pharmacists to dispense to school boards under certain circumstances and limit liability.
HB 5894
referred
9/12/2012
McMillin Education; curricula; implementation of certain common core standards in this state; prohibit.
HB 5912
referred
9/13/2012
McCann Children; protection; mandatory reporting requirements for child abuse or child neglect; expand to include coaches and school volunteers.
HB 5915
referred
9/19/2012
Shirkey Education; teachers; teacher's continuing education credits and professional development requirements; allow to be fulfilled by a teacher participating in certain work experience.
HB 5923
referred
9/19/2012
Lyons Education; school choice; new forms of schools and expanded online education; provide for, and create adjunct instructor certification.
HB 5930
referred
9/20/2012
Rutledge Education; public school academies; approval requirement for a new public school academy to be located within school district that has had boundaries changed by consolidation or annexation; provide for.
HB 5994
referred
11/8/2012
Shirkey Education; teachers; temporary licensing or certification of out-of-state military spouses; authorize.
HB 5999
referred
11/8/2012
Opsommer Education; examinations; submission of photo identification to take college entry tests; make optional.
HB 6004
referred
11/8/2012
Lyons Education; other; education achievement authority; establish as part of public education system and provide for its powers and duties, and establish process for redeployment of unused public school buildings. 11/13/2012
11/19/2012
11/29/2012
11/28/2012
12/04/2012
12/05/2012
adopted sub H-1 on 11/29/2012 and sub h-3 on 12/4/12
HB 6065
referred
11/29/2012
McMillin Occupations; advisors and counselors; counseling education program required for licensure; limit approval of programs that do not protect a student's religious belief.
HB 6073
referred
11/29/2012
McMillin Education; other; legislative education ombudsman for the department of education; create.
HB 6086
referred
12/6/2012
Lipton Education; financing; comprehensive statewide cost study to determine cost of meeting certain state public education goals; require.
SB 137
referred
11/2/2011
Jones Education; discipline; policy prohibiting harassment and bullying at school; require.
SB 315
referred
5/3/2012
Booher Education; attendance; age and date requirement for entering school; revise in school code.
SB 316
referred
5/3/2012
Booher School aid; membership; age and date requirement for entering school and being counted in membership; revise in school aid act. 6/7/2012 reported with recommendation as substitute (H-2) on 6/7/2012
SB 396
referred
6/22/2011
Richardville Higher education; private schools; charter of Albion college; revise composition of board and liability of trustees and other persons. 10/19/2011 reported out with recommendation on 10/19/2011
SB 400
referred
6/22/2011
Pavlov Education; school districts; school district to be policyholder for group insurance benefit provided for employees; require.
SB 446
referred
6/22/2011
Pavlov Labor; public service employment; claims data required to be provided to policyholder of school district's health insurance plans; clarify. 6/29/2011 reported out as substitute H-1 on 6/29/2011
SB 618
referred
10/6/2011
Pavlov Education; public school academies; revisions to provisions concerning formation, operation, and termination of public school academies, urban high school academies, and schools of excellence; provide for, and exempt certain property from school operating taxes. 10/26/2011
11/2/2011
11/29/2011
11/30/2011
reported out as subsititute H-4 on 11/30/2011
SB 619
referred
10/27/2011
Colbeck Education; public school academies; certain requirements and limitations on authorizing cyber schools; revise. 12/06/2011
12/07/2011
1/18/2012
1/25/2012
2/1/2012
2/8/2012
reported out as substitute H-3 on 2/8/2011
SB 620
referred
6/7/2012
Robertson Education; public school academies; conversion schools; provide for. 9/19/2012
12/05/2012
reported out as substitute H-3 on 12/05/2012
SB 621
referred
10/27/2011
Hansen School aid; other; conditions under which public school may receive school aid for instruction provided to nonpublic school students at nonpublic school site; revise. 1/18/2012
1/25/2012
2/1/2012
2/8/2012
reported out as substitute H-2 on 2/8/2011
SB 622
referred
10/27/2011
Emmons Education; students; dual enrollment eligibility; modify in postsecondary options act. 1/18/2012
1/25/2012
2/8/2012
reported out as substitute H-2 on 2/8/2011
SB 623
referred
10/27/2011
Emmons Education; students; dual enrollment eligibility; modify in career and technical preparation act. 1/18/2012
1/25/2012
2/1/2012
2/8/2012
reported out as substitute H-2 on 2/8/2011
SB 637
referred
11/10/2011
Kahn Education; school districts; certain display of United States flag in public school; require. 5/23/2012
6/6/2012
reported out with recommendation as substitute H-1 on 6/6/2012
SB 709
referred
10/27/2011
Emmons Education; students; dual enrollment opportunities for high school students in career and technical preparation programs; expand to nonpublic school and home school students. 1/18/2012
1/25/2012
2/1/2012
2/8/2012
reported out as substitute H-2 on 2/8/2011
SB 710
referred
10/27/2011
Emmons Education; students; dual enrollment opportunities for high school students in certain postsecondary institutions; expand to nonpublic school and home-schooled students. 1/18/2012
1/25/2012
2/1/2012
2/8/2012
reported out as substitute H-2 on 2/8/2011
SB 969
referred
11/8/2012
Proos School aid; membership; special pupil membership count and seat time exception for qualifying dropout recovery program; provide for. 11/29/2012 reported with recommendation on 11/29/2012
SB 1051
referred
11/8/2012
Hune Education; board members; board members to abstain from voting on financial issues or contracts when a conflict of interest exists; require. 12/12/2012 reported out as substitute H-1 on 12/12/2012
SB 1112
referred
7/18/2012
Proos Children; protection; task force on the prevention of sexual abuse of children; create. 12/04/2012
12/06/2012
reported out as substitute H-2 on 12/06/2012
SB 1113
referred
7/18/2012
Warren Education; school districts; school district policy regarding child sex abuse and suggested instruction and training in child sex abuse prevention; provide for. 12/04/2012
12/06/2012
reported out as substitute H-1 on 12/06/2012
SB 1114
referred
7/18/2012
Emmons Education; curricula; opt-out from instruction regarding child sexual abuse and opportunity for parental preview; provide for. 12/04/2012
12/06/2012
reported out with recommendation on 12/06/2012
SB 1234
referred
9/27/2012
Booher School aid; membership; age and date requirement for entering school and being counted in membership; revise in school aid act. 11/29/2012 reported with recommendation on 11/29/2012
SB 1239
referred
11/8/2012
Hildenbrand Education; financing; strict discipline academy access to long-term borrowing abilities; provide for. 12/05/2012 reported out as substitute H-3 on 12/05/2012
HJR D
referred
1/13/2011
Pscholka Higher education; tuition; in-state tuition rates of state universities; limit increases based on CPI in state constitution.
HJR JJ
referred
12/13/2011
Hughes Higher education; tuition; public universities to offer in-state tuition to honorably discharged veterans; require. 5/9/2012
5/16/2012
HJR KK
referred
1/11/2012
Brown Constitutional amendments; state; operation of public school on for-profit basis; prohibit in state constitution.
HJR MM
referred
1/26/2012
Hughes Higher education; tuition; in-district tuition rates for active service members and veterans; provide for. 5/9/2012
5/16/2012
HJR DDD
referred
12/6/2012
Lipton Education; school districts; maintenance of certain specified types of schools; require in each district, and require high-quality free and safe quality public education in this state.
HR 78
referred
5/5/2011
McMillin A resolution to declare May 1-7, 2011, as Charter Schools Week in the state of Michigan.
HR 111
referred
6/30/2011
Haveman A resolution to memorialize the President and the United States Congress to enact legislation protecting the rights of conscience of students seeking counseling degrees and licensed professional counselors. 03/07/2012
3/14/2012
reported with recommendation on 3/14/2012
HR 112
referred
6/30/2011
Haveman A resolution to urge Michigan's public universities to adopt policies to protect the rights of students in counseling, social work, or psychology programs who are faced with situations that conflict with their religious beliefs. 03/07/2012
3/14/2012
reported with recommendation on 3/14/2012
HR 114
referred
8/24/2011
Townsend A resolution to memorialize Congress to amend federal No Child Left Behind provisions to allow the test scores of students for whom English is a second language to be excluded from a school district's test results for a certain period of time.
HR 143
referred
10/19/2011
Segal A resolution to declare October 2011 as Anti-Bullying Awareness Month in the state of Michigan.
HR 148
referred
10/26/2011
Kurtz A resolution to encourage school boards throughout the state to establish policies that ensure that agricultural science courses count toward graduation. 3/21/2012
5/9/2012
Reported out with recommendation on 5/9/2012
HR 153
referred
11/8/2011
Johnson A resolution to encourage Michigan schools to offer foreign language classes in elementary school. 3/21/2012
5/9/2012
Reported out with recommendation on 5/9/2012
HR 161
referred
11/29/2011
Hooker A resolution to memorialize the United States Congress to fully fund the Individuals with Disabilities Education Act and provide the full amount authorized for special education funding to the state of Michigan. 5/9/2012 Reported out with recommendation on 5/9/2012
HR 251
referred
5/2/2012
Heise A resolution to urge the Michigan High School Athletic Association to adopt a maximum age eligibility waiver for students with disabilities.
HR 269
referred
5/16/2012
Bauer A resolution to urge Congress to extend the 3.4 percent federal Stafford student loan rates and avoid a doubling of those rates to 6.8 percent on July 1st.
HR 300
referred
7/18/2012
Rendon A resolution to encourage elementary schools throughout Michigan to incorporate the gun safety curriculum found in the Michigan Model for Health program and to encourage all schools to incorporate gun safety programs at all grade levels.
HR 301
referred
7/18/2012
Ouimet A resolution to encourage Michigan schools to offer entrepreneurial education as part of the K-12 curriculum.
HR 311
referred
9/12/2012
Shirkey A resolution to express support for the Eaton Rapids School District and its plan for a Small School Nature Academy. 11/28/2012 reported out with recommendation on 11/28/2012
HCR 46
referred
2/1/2012
Pettalia A concurrent resolution to memorialize Congress to reconsider cuts to vocational education. 3/14/2012 reported with recommendation on 3/14/2012