Monday, February 4, 2019

Day 22

Things you need to know:

  • 4 Bills Passed House Education
  • 2 Bills Passed Senate COW
  • 4 Bills Passed Senate Third Read
Passed House Education

HB 2061 foster tuition waiver scholarship; age (Barto) passed 12-0. ASBA is neutral.

HB 2094 schools; online test preparation (Shope) passed 10-1. ASBA is neutral.

HB 2303 computer science; credit; mathematics; science (Udall) passed 12-0. ASBA is neutral.

HB 2321 public service scholarship fund (Lieberman) passed 11-0. ASBA is neutral.

Passed Senate COW

SB 1014 English language learners; instruction; budgeting (Boyer) passed as amended. ASBA supports.

SB 1022 hours; seventh and eighth grades(Allen) passed. ASBA supports.

Passed Senate Third Read

SB 1010 ASRS; waiting period; repeal(Livingston) passed 30-0. ASBA is neutral.

SB 1016 ASRS; ineligible contributions; unfunded liability (Livingston) passed 30-0. ASBA is neutral.

SB 1026 school pupils; emergency medication distribution (Carter) passed 29-1. ASBA is neutral.

SB 1051 high quality teacher pilot program (Allen) passed 30-0. ASBA is neutral.


Please join the ASBA GR team for our 2019 Lobby Day! We will have some presentations on advocacy and lobbying techniques, a Q & A session with legislators, and remarks from Kathy Hoffman, Superintendent of Public Instruction. After the House Education committee, attendees are invited to a cocktail reception with High Ground and SOS AZ to mingle with legislators.

Sign up to attend Lobby Day here.