Legislative Happenings


House Bill 2 – “The Bathroom Bill”

House Bill 1080 – “Achievement School Districts”

Senate Bill 867 – Teacher background checks

House Bill 1030 – The Budget

House Bill 242 – Charter School Accountability

House Bill 657 – Dual math tracks

House Bill 539 – Charter school funding

Senate Bill 554 – School building leasing

Senate Bill 881 – Union County school funding battles

9/29/2015  |   Number: H15   |   Chamber: S

Educ. Software/SWD Tuition

[ Brig Gen (Ret) Gary Pendleton; Paul Stam; Larry Yarborough; Gale Adcock; George G. Cleveland; Jeff Collins; Jimmy Dixon; Josh Dobson; Pat B. Hurley; Verla Insko; Bert Jones; James H. Langdon, Jr.; Susan Martin; Allen McNeill; Larry G. Pittman; Dennis Riddell; Michael Speciale; John Szoka; Brian Turner; Harry Warren; Chris Whitmire ]”


AN ACT TO AUTHORIZE THE DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC INSTRUCTION TO USE FUNDS TO ENTER INTO A STATEWIDE COOPERATIVE PURCHASING AGREEMENT FOR OFFICE PRODUCTIVITY SOFTWARE FOR PUBLIC SCHOOLS, TO ESTABLISH THE OFFICE OF PRINCIPAL PREPARATION, TO AMEND THE PROCESS FOR TUITION ENDORSEMENTS AND REIMBURSEMENTS FOR SCHOLARSHIPS FOR STUDENTS WITH DISABILITIES, AND TO EXEMPT STUDENTS AT THE SCHOOL OF SCIENCE AND MATHEMATICS AND THE SCHOOL OF THE ARTS FROM PAYING FEES FOR ADVANCED PLACEMENT EXAMS

9/23/2015   |   Number H334   |   Chamber R

Charter School & Other Education Laws Changes
[ Charles Jeter; Bob Steinburg; William Brawley; Larry G. Pittman; Paul Stam; Larry Yarborough ]


AN ACT TO MAKE CHANGES TO VARIOUS CHARTER SCHOOL STATUTES AND OTHER EDUCATION STATUTES

8/18/2015   |   Number: H13   |   Chamber: R

Amend School Health Assessment Requirement

[ John A. Torbett; Bert Jones; Larry G. Pittman; Chris Whitmire ]


AN ACT TO REQUIRE EACH CHILD PRESENTED FOR ADMISSION INTO THE PUBLIC SCHOOLS FOR THE FIRST TIME TO SUBMIT PROOF OF A HEALTH ASSESSMENT; TO REQUIRE THAT ABSENCES DUE TO THE FAILURE TO PRESENT THE HEALTH ASSESSMENT TRANSMITTAL FORM NOT RESULT IN SUSPENSIONS AND TO ALLOW STUDENTS TO MAKE UP THE WORK MISSED; TO SPECIFY WHAT INFORMATION SHALL BE INCLUDED ON THE HEALTH ASSESSMENT TRANSMITTAL FORM AND WHO IS AUTHORIZED TO HAVE ACCESS TO THE FORM; AND TO REQUIRE THE DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES AND THE DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC INSTRUCTION TO AMEND THE HEALTH ASSESSMENT TRANSMITTAL FORM AND TO REPORT TO THE JOINT LEGISLATIVE OVERSIGHT COMMITTEE ON HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES AND TO THE JOINT LEGISLATIVE EDUCATION OVERSIGHT COMMITTEE.

6/2/2015  |   NumberH237  |   Chamber R

Repeal Personal Ed Plans/Modify Trans Plans

[ Jeffrey Elmore; Bryan R. Holloway; Rick Glazier; Josh Dobson; Susan C. Fisher; Elmer Floyd; Charles Graham; George Graham; Pricey Harrison; Yvonne Lewis Holley; Frank Iler; Bert Jones; Marvin W. Lucas; Robert T. Reives, II; Ken Waddell; Chris Whitmire; Michael H. Wray ]


AN ACT TO REPEAL PERSONAL EDUCATION PLANS AND MODIFY TRANSITION PLANS.

5/14/2015   |   Number H358 (= S450)   |   Chamber R

School Performance Grade Scale.
[ Linda P. Johnson; D. Craig Horn; Bryan R. Holloway; Jeffrey Elmore; William Brawley; Rayne Brown; Brian Brown; John Faircloth; John A. Fraley; Pat B. Hurley; Charles Jeter; Allen McNeill; Dennis Riddell; Chris Whitmire ]


AN ACT TO EXTEND THE USE OF THE FIFTEEN-POINT SCALE FOR ASSIGNMENT OF SCHOOL PERFORMANCE GRADES FOR THE 2014-2015 AND 2015-2016 SCHOOL YEARS ONLY.

4/29/2015   |   Number H238   |   Chamber S

Duty-Free Time/Lunch for Teachers.
[ Jeffrey Elmore; Bryan R. Holloway; Rick Glazier; Gale Adcock; Cecil Brockman; Brian Brown; Becky Carney; Jean Farmer-Butterfield; Susan C. Fisher; Elmer Floyd; Rosa U. Gill; Charles Graham; George Graham; Duane Hall; Susi H. Hamilton; Edward Hanes, Jr.; Pricey Harrison; Yvonne Lewis Holley; Howard J. Hunter, III; Frank Iler; Verla Insko; Charles Jeter; Ralph C. Johnson; Bert Jones; Donny Lambeth; Marvin W. Lucas; Paul Luebke; Garland E. Pierce; Larry G. Pittman; Robert T. Reives, II; Bobbie Richardson; Phil Shepard; Michael Speciale; Evelyn Terry; Brian Turner; Ken Waddell; Michael H. Wray ]


A BILL TO BE ENTITLED AN ACT TO PROVIDE THAT ALL TEACHERS HAVE DUTY-FREE INSTRUCTIONAL PLANNING TIME AND DUTY-FREE LUNCH

4/29/2015   |   Number H248   |   Chamber S

Eliminate NC Final Exam.
[ Bryan R. Holloway; Jeffrey Elmore; Chris Whitmire; Brian Brown; Tricia Ann Cotham; Beverly M. Earle; Jean Farmer-Butterfield; Susan C. Fisher; Elmer Floyd; Rick Glazier; Charles Graham; Susi H. Hamilton; Jon Hardister; Pricey Harrison; Howard J. Hunter, III; Frank Iler; Bert Jones; Marvin W. Lucas; Graig R. Meyer; Garland E. Pierce; Robert T. Reives, II; Bobbie Richardson; Phil Shepard; Ken Waddell; Michael H. Wray ]


A BILL TO BE ENTITLED AN ACT TO ELIMINATE THE NC FINAL EXAM AND THE ANALYSIS OF STUDENT WORK PROCESS AS THE MEASURES USED TO POPULATE STANDARD SIX OF THE TEACHER EVALUATION INSTRUMENT AND INSTEAD USE SCHOOL-WIDE GROWTH VALUES FOR TEACHERS WHO TEACH LESS THAN SIXTY PERCENT OF THEIR TIME IN END-OF-GRADE OR END-OF-COURSE SUBJECTS.

3/23/2015   |   Number H314 (= S401)   |   Chamber H

Pilot/Sports for Students w/ Disabilities.
[ Rob Bryan; Paul Stam; Donny Lambeth; Hugh Blackwell; Cecil Brockman; Brian Brown; Becky Carney; Tricia Ann Cotham; Carla D. Cunningham; Josh Dobson; Beverly M. Earle; Susan C. Fisher; Elmer Floyd; John A. Fraley; Rick Glazier; Charles Graham; Susi H. Hamilton; Pricey Harrison; Yvonne Lewis Holley; Verla Insko; Charles Jeter; Ralph C. Johnson; Marvin W. Lucas; Susan Martin; Graig R. Meyer; Rodney W. Moore; Brig Gen (Ret) Gary Pendleton; Brad Salmon; Bob Steinburg; Evelyn Terry; Brian Turner; Rena W. Turner; Ken Waddell; Michael H. Wray ]


AN ACT TO AUTHORIZE THE DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC INSTRUCTION TO USE FUNDS TO CONDUCT A PILOT PROGRAM ON INTEGRATED COMMUNITY-BASED ADAPTED SPORTS PROGRAMS FOR STUDENTS WITH DISABILITIES

3/26/2015   |   Number H216   |   Chamber S

Great Leaders for Great Schools/Study. [ Tricia Ann Cotham; D. Craig Horn; Cecil Brockman; Gale Adcock; Becky Carney; Carla D. Cunningham; Jean Farmer-Butterfield; Susan C. Fisher; Rosa U. Gill; Rick Glazier; George Graham; Verla Insko; Ralph C. Johnson; Marvin W. Lucas; Susan Martin ]


A BILL TO BE ENTITLED AN ACT DIRECTING THE JOINT LEGISLATIVE EDUCATION OVERSIGHT COMMITTEE TO STUDY STRATEGIES FOR PROVIDING NORTH CAROLINA WITH GREAT LEADERS FOR GREAT SCHOOLS.

3/19/2015   |   Number H35   |   Chamber S

Education Innovation Task Force.
[ Jeffrey Elmore; Susan Martin; D. Craig Horn; Tricia Ann Cotham; Larry M. Bell; Cecil Brockman; Rick Glazier; Duane Hall; Edward Hanes, Jr.; Frank Iler; Verla Insko; Charles Jeter; Bert Jones; Marvin W. Lucas; Allen McNeill; Rodney W. Moore; Dennis Riddell; Ken Waddell; Chris Whitmire; Michael H. Wray ]


A BILL TO BE ENTITLED AN ACT TO ESTABLISH THE LEGISLATIVE TASK FORCE ON EDUCATION INNOVATION, AS RECOMMENDED BY THE HOUSE STUDY COMMITTEE ON EDUCATION INNOVATION

3/17/2015   |   Number H249   |   Number H

Reaffirming Support for Public Schools.
[ D. Craig Horn; Linda P. Johnson; Rosa U. Gill; Bryan R. Holloway; Gale Adcock; Kelly M. Alexander, Jr.; John R. Bell, IV; John M. Blust; Cecil Brockman; Brian Brown; Becky Carney; Debra Conrad; Beverly M. Earle; John Faircloth; Jean Farmer-Butterfield; Susan C. Fisher; Elmer Floyd; Rick Glazier; Charles Graham; George Graham; Duane Hall; Larry D. Hall; Susi H. Hamilton; Jon Hardister; Pricey Harrison; Yvonne Lewis Holley; Howard J. Hunter, III; Pat B. Hurley; Frank Iler; Verla Insko; Darren G. Jackson; Charles Jeter; Ralph C. Johnson; Bert Jones; Donny Lambeth; Marvin W. Lucas; Chris Malone; Susan Martin; Allen McNeill; Graig R. Meyer; Garland E. Pierce; Robert T. Reives, II; Bobbie Richardson; Dennis Riddell; Stephen M. Ross; Mitchell S. Setzer; Phil Shepard; John Szoka; Evelyn Terry; Brian Turner; Ken Waddell; Chris Whitmire; Michael H. Wray ]


A HOUSE RESOLUTION REAFFIRMING THE GENERAL ASSEMBLY’S CONTINUED SUPPORT AND ADVOCACY FOR STRONG, INNOVATIVE, AND HIGH-ACHIEVING PUBLIC SCHOOLS DURING THE OBSERVANCE OF THE ONE HUNDRED SEVENTY-FIFTH ANNIVERSARY OF THE FIRST PUBLIC SCHOOL IN NORTH CAROLINA I am text block. Click edit button to change this text. Lorem ipsum dolor sit amet, consectetur adipiscing elit. Ut elit tellus, luctus nec ullamcorper mattis, pulvinar dapibus leo.

3/26/2015   |   Number H359   |   Chamber H

Excellence in School Leadership.
[ Linda P. Johnson; Bryan R. Holloway; D. Craig Horn; Jeffrey Elmore; Nathan Baskerville; John R. Bradford, III; Cecil Brockman; Rayne Brown; Brian Brown; Tricia Ann Cotham; Josh Dobson; John Faircloth; Jean Farmer-Butterfield; Susan C. Fisher; John A. Fraley; Rosa U. Gill; Rick Glazier; Susi H. Hamilton; Edward Hanes, Jr.; Pricey Harrison; Yvonne Lewis Holley; Howard J. Hunter, III; Pat B. Hurley; Verla Insko; Charles Jeter; Ralph C. Johnson; Donny Lambeth; Marvin W. Lucas; Chuck McGrady; Allen McNeill; Graig R. Meyer; Robert T. Reives, II; Stephen M. Ross; Brad Salmon; Brian Turner; Chris Whitmire; Michael H. Wray ]


2 AN ACT TO INCREASE THE SCHOOL-BASED ADMINISTRATOR SALARY SCHEDULE; PROVIDE PERFORMANCE BONUSES TO PRINCIPALS OF SCHOOLS EXCEEDING EXPECTED STUDENT GROWTH; AND TO DIRECT THE JOINT LEGISLATIVE EDUCATION OVERSIGHT COMMITTEE TO STUDY EXCELLENCE IN SCHOOL LEADERSHIP.

7/23/2015    |   Number H390   |   Chamber R

Beaufort Co. CC/Washington Co.
[ Paul Tine ]


AN ACT TO AUTHORIZE THE EXPANSION OF THE BOARD OF TRUSTEES OF BEAUFORT COUNTY COMMUNITY COLLEGE, TO PROVIDE THAT BEAUFORT COUNTY COMMUNITY COLLEGE SHALL SERVE ALL OF WASHINGTON COUNTY, AND TO DIRECT THE STATE BOARD OF COMMUNITY COLLEGES TO REVIEW SERVICE AREAS THAT INCLUDE MULTIPLE COMMUNITY COLLEGES FOR ONE COUNTY.

4/28/2015   |   Number H396   |   Chamber H

CC Innovative Pilot Program.
[ Paul Tine; Rob Bryan; D. Craig Horn; Ken Waddell; Brian Brown; John A. Fraley; Susi H. Hamilton; Edward Hanes, Jr.; Howard J. Hunter, III; Susan Martin; Rodney W. Moore; Phil Shepard; Evelyn Terry; Brian Turner; Michael H. Wray; Larry Yarborough ]


A BILL TO BE ENTITLED AN ACT TO ESTABLISH A COMMUNITY COLLEGE INNOVATIVE PILOT PROGRAM.

4/22/2015   |   Number H439 (= S530)   |   Chamber S

Competency-Based Assessments.
[ Susan Martin; D. Craig Horn; Rob Bryan; John A. Fraley ]


A BILL TO BE ENTITLED AN ACT TO ESTABLISH THE INTENT OF THE GENERAL ASSEMBLY TO TRANSITION TO UTILIZING COMPETENCY-BASED LEARNING ASSESSMENTS FOR ALL ELEMENTARY AND SECONDARY STUDENTS IN NORTH CAROLINA

4/2/2015   |   Number  H447   |   Chamber H

Dropout Prev. & Recovery Pilot Expansion.
[ Larry Yarborough; Paul Stam; Cecil Brockman; Dana Bumgardner; John A. Fraley; Susi H. Hamilton; Edward Hanes, Jr.; Howard J. Hunter, III; Charles Jeter; Ralph C. Johnson; Michael H. Wray ]


A BILL TO BE ENTITLED AN ACT TO EXPAND THE DROPOUT PREVENTION AND RECOVERY PILOT PROGRAM

4/2/2015   |   Number H468   |   Chamber H

Special Education Charter Pilot.
[ Brig Gen (Ret) Gary Pendleton; Paul Stam; John Faircloth; John R. Bradford, III; Cecil Brockman; John A. Fraley; Verla Insko; Larry G. Pittman ]


2 AN ACT TO ESTABLISH THE SPECIAL EDUCATION CHARTER SCHOOL PILOT PROGRAM

8/11/2015   |   Number p56 (= S367)   |   Chamber R

Achieving a Better Life Experience Act.
[ Marilyn Avila; Donny Lambeth; Edward Hanes, Jr.; Graig R. Meyer; Nelson Dollar; Jean Farmer-Butterfield; Susan C. Fisher; Rick Glazier; Pricey Harrison; Verla Insko; Ralph C. Johnson; Larry G. Pittman; Mitchell S. Setzer ]


AN ACT TO ENACT THE ACHIEVING A BETTER LIFE EXPERIENCE (ABLE) ACT.

4/22/2015   |   Number p59   |   Chamber  S

Testing Feedback for Students/Teachers.
[ Chris Whitmire; Marvin W. Lucas; Dennis Riddell; Jeffrey Elmore; Jimmy Dixon; Elmer Floyd; George Graham; Bert Jones; James H. Langdon, Jr.; Graig R. Meyer ]


2 AN ACT TO DIRECT THE STATE BOARD OF EDUCATION TO PROVIDE STUDENT PERFORMANCE DATA TO PARENTS, STUDENTS, AND TEACHERS ON THE RESULTS OF STATEWIDE TESTS AND ASSESSMENTS AND TO INCREASE BY FIVE DAYS THE NUMBER OF DAYS ASSESSMENTS AND FINAL EXAMS CAN BE ADMINISTERED WITHIN THE FINAL INSTRUCTIONAL DAYS BEFORE THE END OF THE SEMESTER OR YEAR.

4/28/2015   |   Number p79   |   Chamber H

Comm. Coll. Summer Courses/Funded FTE.
[ Allen McNeill; Linda P. Johnson; D. Craig Horn; Mark Brody; John Faircloth; Jean Farmer-Butterfield; John A. Fraley; Frank Iler; James H. Langdon, Jr.; Susan Martin; Brig Gen (Ret) Gary Pendleton; Dennis Riddell; Chris Whitmire; Shelly Willingham ]


AN ACT PROVIDING THAT ALL COMMUNITY COLLEGE CURRICULUM COURSES OFFERED DURING THE SUMMER TERM ARE INCLUDED IN STATE FUNDING FORMULAS.

4/29/2015   |   Number p81   |   Chamber S

Computer Coding Course Elective.
[ Tricia Ann Cotham; Jason Saine; Becky Carney; Jean Farmer-Butterfield; Susan C. Fisher; Susi H. Hamilton; Bobbie Richardson ]


AN ACT TO REQUIRE THE STATE BOARD OF EDUCATION TO DEVELOP AND IDENTIFY COURSES IN COMPUTER PROGRAMMING AND CODING THAT CAN BE OFFERED AS ELECTIVE COURSES FOR MIDDLE SCHOOL AND HIGH SCHOOL STUDENTS.

4/30/2015   |   Number p87   |   Chamber S

School Flexibility Act.
[ Donny Lambeth; Paul Stam; Jimmy Dixon; Josh Dobson; Nelson Dollar; Jonathan C. Jordan; Michael Speciale; Harry Warren; Chris Whitmire ]


A BILL TO BE ENTITLED AN ACT TO ESTABLISH PUBLIC SCHOOL FLEXIBILITY

5/12/2015   |   Number H602   |   Chamber  H

Study to Eval Teacher Prep Programs.
[ Jeffrey Elmore; Jonathan C. Jordan ]


2 AN ACT TO APPROPRIATE FUNDS FOR A PILOT PROGRAM TO RECRUIT UNDERGRADUATE STUDENTS TO THE COLLEGE OF EDUCATION AT APPALACHIAN STATE UNIVERSITY AND TO APPROPRIATE FUNDS FOR THE FRIDAY INSTITUTE TO STUDY TEACHER RECRUITMENT AND PREPARATION PROGRAMS.

4/23/2015   |   Number  H632 (= S534)   |   Chamber S

Study Student Online Data Privacy.
[ Jason Saine; Kelly M. Alexander, Jr.; Dean Arp; John R. Bradford, III; Brian Brown; Becky Carney; Tricia Ann Cotham; Carla D. Cunningham; John Faircloth; Susan C. Fisher; Elmer Floyd; John A. Fraley; Rosa U. Gill; Rick Glazier; Charles Graham; Susi H. Hamilton; Edward Hanes, Jr.; Pricey Harrison; Howard J. Hunter, III; Verla Insko; Charles Jeter; Linda P. Johnson; Ralph C. Johnson; Marvin W. Lucas; Susan Martin; Larry G. Pittman; Robert T. Reives, II; Bobbie Richardson; Dennis Riddell; Brad Salmon; Phil Shepard; Brian Turner; Ken Waddell; Chris Whitmire; Michael H. Wray ]


AN ACT TO REQUIRE THE JOINT LEGISLATIVE EDUCATION OVERSIGHT COMMITTEE TO STUDY AND MAKE RECOMMENDATIONS TO THE GENERAL ASSEMBLY ON ISSUES RELATED TO ENSURING PRIVACY OF ONLINE STUDENT DATA

4/14/2015   |   Number H644   |   Chamber H

Online Driver Education.
[ Dean Arp; D. Craig Horn; Mark Brody; John Faircloth; Susan Martin; Larry G. Pittman; Dennis Riddell; Jacqueline Michelle Schaffer; Phil Shepard; Bob Steinburg; Ken Waddell; Chris Whitmire; Larry Yarborough ]


 

AN ACT DIRECTING THE STATE BOARD OF EDUCATION TO ADOPT RULES ALLOWING THE PROVISION OF CERTAIN DRIVER EDUCATION INSTRUCTION BY ELECTRONIC MEANS.

4/14/2015   |   Number H653   |   Chamber H

International Student Assessment.
[ Hugh Blackwell; Paul Stam; Graig R. Meyer; Rob Bryan; Susan C. Fisher; Elmer Floyd; Rick Glazier; Edward Hanes, Jr.; Pricey Harrison; Verla Insko; Marvin W. Lucas ]


AN ACT TO DIRECT THE DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC INSTRUCTION TO ADMINISTER THE ORGANISATION FOR ECONOMIC CO-OPERATION AND DEVELOPMENT PROGRAMME FOR INTERNATIONAL STUDENT ASSESSMENT IN A SAMPLE OF NORTH CAROLINA SCHOOLS.

9/25/2015   |   Number H679   |   Chamber H

UNC Self-Liquidating Projects.
[ William Brawley; Susan Martin; John Szoka; Kelly E. Hastings; Dean Arp; Brian Brown; Nelson Dollar; Verla Insko ]


AN ACT TO AUTHORIZE THE ACQUISITION OR CONSTRUCTION AND THE FINANCING OF CERTAIN CAPITAL IMPROVEMENTS PROJECTS OF THE CONSTITUENT INSTITUTIONS OF THE UNIVERSITY OF NORTH CAROLINA.

9/22/2015   |   Number H709   |   Chamber H

NCNG Tuition Assistance Benefit Amendment.
[ Grier Martin; Gale Adcock; John Ager; Nathan Baskerville; Cecil Brockman; Becky Carney; Carla D. Cunningham; Beverly M. Earle; Jean Farmer-Butterfield; Elmer Floyd; Rosa U. Gill; Rick Glazier; George Graham; Larry D. Hall; Susi H. Hamilton; Edward Hanes, Jr.; Yvonne Lewis Holley; Ralph C. Johnson; Graig R. Meyer; Rodney W. Moore; Brig Gen (Ret) Gary Pendleton; Garland E. Pierce; Joe Sam Queen; Robert T. Reives, II; Bobbie Richardson; Brad Salmon; Bob Steinburg; Brian Turner; Ken Waddell; Chris Whitmire; Michael H. Wray ]


AN ACT TO ALLOW MEMBERS OF THE NORTH CAROLINA NATIONAL GUARD WHO ARE ENROLLED IN A PROGRAM GRANTING A GRADUATE CERTIFICATE TO BE ELIGIBLE FOR THE NORTH CAROLINA NATIONAL GUARD TUITION ASSISTANCE BENEFIT.

10/1/2015   |   Number H943   |   Chamber H

Connect NC Bond Act of 2015.
[ Rules, Calendar, and Operations of the House; Dean Arp ]


AN ACT TO AUTHORIZE THE ISSUANCE OF GENERAL OBLIGATION BONDS FOR THE PURPOSE OF ACCOMPLISHING CERTAIN INTERRELATED AND UNITED PROJECTS TO FURTHER ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT IN THE STATE CONSISTENT WITH THE CONNECT NC PLAN.

9/30/2015   |   Number S37 (= H19)   |   Chamber S

Waive Tuition/Fallen Officer Was Guardian.
[ Jane W. Smith; Tom Apodaca; Warren Daniel; Don Davis; Joel D. M. Ford; Kathy Harrington; Ralph Hise; E. S. (Buck) Newton; Louis Pate; Ronald J. Rabin; Terry Van Duyn ]


AN ACT TO PROVIDE THAT THE TUITION WAIVER FOR SURVIVORS OF LAW ENFORCEMENT OFFICERS, FIREFIGHTERS, OR RESCUE SQUAD WORKERS AND CERTAIN OTHERS ALSO APPLIES TO CHILDREN WHOSE LEGAL GUARDIANS OR LEGAL CUSTODIANS ARE LAW ENFORCEMENT OFFICERS, FIREFIGHTERS, OR RESCUE SQUAD WORKERS.

9/24/2015   |   Number S97 (= H522)   |   Chamber S

State Advisory Council on Indian Education.
[ Jim Davis ]


AN ACT TO MODIFY THE MEMBERSHIP OF THE STATE ADVISORY COUNCIL ON INDIAN EDUCATION.

6/11/2015   |   Number S112   |   Chamber R

Comm. Fishing Courses/Coastal Colleges.
[ Bill Cook; Jerry W. Tillman; Norman W. Sanderson ]


AN ACT URGING ALL COASTAL COMMUNITY COLLEGES TO OFFER COURSES ON COMMERCIAL FISHING AND AQUACULTURE.

6/11/2015   |   Number S315   |   Chamber R

School Playgrounds Available to Public.
[ Louis Pate; Jerry W. Tillman; Terry Van Duyn; Ralph Hise; Brent Jackson; Ronald J. Rabin; Norman W. Sanderson; Erica Smith-Ingram ]


AN ACT AUTHORIZING LOCAL BOARDS OF EDUCATION TO MAKE OUTDOOR SCHOOL PROPERTY AVAILABLE TO THE PUBLIC FOR RECREATIONAL PURPOSES AND TO MAKE OTHER CONFORMING CHANGES.

3/18/2015   |   Number S316   |   Chamber S

Reaffirming Support for Public Schools.
[ Phil Berger; Chad Barefoot; Andrew C. Brock; Warren Daniel; Jim Davis; Ralph Hise; Brent Jackson; Michael V. Lee; Ronald J. Rabin; Norman W. Sanderson; Dan Soucek ]


A SENATE RESOLUTION REAFFIRMING THE SENATE’S CONTINUED SUPPORT AND ADVOCACY FOR STRONG, INNOVATIVE, AND HIGH-ACHIEVING PUBLIC SCHOOLS DURING THE OBSERVANCE OF THE ONE HUNDRED SEVENTY-FIFTH ANNIVERSARY OF THE FIRST PUBLIC SCHOOL IN NORTH CAROLINA.

6/29/2015  |   Number S333   |   Chamber R

Teacher Transition Data.
[ Dan Soucek; Ralph Hise; Tom McInnis; Erica Smith-Ingram ]


AN ACT TO REQUIRE THAT THE STATE BOARD OF EDUCATION INCLUDE SPECIFIC DATA IN ITS ANNUAL REPORT ON THE TEACHING PROFESSION.

9/25/2015   |   Number S400   |   Chamber R

School Access for Boy Scouts/Girl Scouts.
[ Tamara Barringer; Warren Daniel; E. S. (Buck) Newton; Tom McInnis; Bill Rabon; Gladys A. Robinson; Erica Smith-Ingram; Mike Woodard ]


AN ACT TO GIVE PRIORITY ACCESS TO CIVIC ORGANIZATIONS THAT WORK WITH STUDENTS SUCH AS THE BOY SCOUTS AND GIRL SCOUTS.

6/24/2015   |   Number S478   |   Chamber R

In-State Tuition For Certain Vets/Fed Prog.
[ Harry Brown; Bill Rabon; Norman W. Sanderson; Ben Clark; Warren Daniel; Ralph Hise; Brent Jackson; Louis Pate; Dan Soucek; Jeff Tarte ]


AN ACT TO MAKE CERTAIN VETERANS AND OTHER INDIVIDUALS ENTITLED TO FEDERAL EDUCATIONAL BENEFITS UNDER 38 U.S.C. CHAPTER 30 OR 38 U.S.C. CHAPTER 33 WHO ENROLL IN ANY OF THE STATE’S PUBLIC INSTITUTIONS OF HIGHER EDUCATION ELIGIBLE FOR IN-STATE TUITION BY WAIVING THE TWELVE-MONTH STATE RESIDENCY REQUIREMENT AND TO REPEAL THE REQUIREMENTS REGARDING THE YELLOW RIBBON PROGRAM.

9/30/2015   |   Number S524   |   Chamber S

Grad Requirements/Sports Pilot.
[ David L. Curtis; Dan Soucek; Jerry W. Tillman; Chad Barefoot; Ralph Hise; Joyce Krawiec; Tom McInnis; E. S. (Buck) Newton; Louis Pate; Norman W. Sanderson ]


AN ACT TO ENHANCE THE RIGOR OF INSTRUCTION OF THE FOUNDING PRINCIPLES AND TO AUTHORIZE THE DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC INSTRUCTION TO USE FUNDS TO CONDUCT A PILOT PROGRAM ON INTEGRATED COMMUNITY-BASED ADAPTED SPORTS PROGRAMS FOR STUDENTS WITH DISABILITIES.

6/11/2015   |   Number S597   |   Chamber R

Repeal References to ABCs.
[ Jerry W. Tillman; Dan Soucek; David L. Curtis; Ronald J. Rabin ]


AN ACT TO REPEAL REFERENCES TO THE ABCS PROGRAM IN THE GENERAL STATUTES.