Committee: Senate Education
Date: Thursday, February 9, 2012
Time: 7:00 AM
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SB 139 establish the Teach for America grant program within the Department of Education and to
make an appropriation therefor.
Senators Heineman, Adelstein, Johnston, Kraus, and Tidemann and Representatives Sly, Blake,
Brunner, Dennert, Elliott, Fargen, Feickert, Gibson, Hawley, Hunhoff (Bernie), Iron Cloud III, Jones,
Killer, Kirschman, Kloucek, Lucas, Miller, Olson (Betty), Schrempp, Sigdestad, Street, and Wismer
SB 77 provide for the establishment of a scholarship program for postsecondary technical institute
students and to make an appropriation therefor.
Senator Olson (Russell) and Representative Fargen
SB 85 revise the calculation of the small school adjustment in the state aid to education formula, and
to provide for the redistribution of certain funds appropriated for state aid to education.
Senators Tidemann, Gray, Haverly, Hunhoff (Jean), Kraus, Krebs, Nelson (Tom), Peters, Rampelberg,
Rave, and Tieszen and Representatives Dryden, Abdallah, Brunner, Conzet, Gosch, Hunt, Kirkeby,
Lust, Romkema, Solum, Tornow, Turbiville, and White
SB 98 provide for a pilot program initiating two mathematics and science academies and to make an
Senators Johnston, Schlekeway, and Tieszen and Representatives Perry and Munsterman
SB 122 establish a funding formula for institutions under the control of the Board of Regents.
Senator Gray and Representatives Perry and Rausch
SB 138 revise the state aid to education formula and to make an appropriation.
Senator Olson (Russell) and Representative Lust
BILLS FOR POSSIBLE ACTION WHICH HAVE HAD PRIOR HEARING.
SB 44 encourage school districts to adopt a bullying policy and to establish a model bullying policy.
The Committee on Judiciary at the request of the Office of the Attorney General
SB 130 require the school board of each school district to adopt a policy prohibiting bullying.
Senators Lederman, Adelstein, Gray, Schlekeway, and Sutton and Representative Sly
ANY BILLS NOT HEARD WILL BE CONTINUED FROM 4:00 TO 6:00 P.M. ON THURSDAY, FEBRUARY 9,
2012 IN ROOM 423