98th General Assembly, 1st Regular Session
Bills Indexed by Subject
EDUCATION, ELEMENTARY AND SECONDARY

BillSponsor Bill StringDate/Last Action
 Bill Information
SB219Wallingford, Wayne SB 2191/12/2015 Introduced and First Read (S)
  1238S.01I - Repeals a July 1, 2014, termination date so that retiring teachers with thirty-one or more years of creditable service will receive a retirement allowance with a 2.55 multiplier
SB241Keaveny, Joseph SB 2411/14/2015 Introduced and First Read (S)
  1213S.01I - Prohibits the use of corporal punishment and the use of spanking to discipline students in public schools
SB251Onder, Bob SB 2511/15/2015 Introduced and First Read (S)
  1045S.01I - Allows students to enroll in another school district or charter school for purposes of attending virtual courses or programs
SB271Silvey, Ryan SB 2711/20/2015 Introduced and First Read (S)
  1549S.01I - Requires high school students and students seeking a high school equivalency certificate to receive a passing grade on a basic civics test
SB273Riddle, Jeanie SB 2731/20/2015 Introduced and First Read (S)
  1485S.01I - Requires high school students and students seeking a high school equivalency certificate to receive a passing grade on a basic civics test
SB290Schaefer, Kurt SB 2901/21/2015 Introduced and First Read (S)
  1387S.01I - Modifies provisions relating to the education of gifted children
SJR12Onder, Bob SCS SJR 121/26/2015 Introduced and First Read (S)
  0816S.05C - Proposes a constitutional amendment guaranteeing parents the fundamental right to control the education of their minor children
SB357Nasheed, Jamilah SB 3571/29/2015 Introduced and First Read (S)
  1789S.01I - Requires each law enforcement agency in St. Louis County to be accredited by a certain commission by January 1, 2017
SB378Schatz, Dave SB 3782/2/2015 Introduced and First Read (S)
  1899S.01I - Creates several new exemptions to the tax on the titling of motor vehicles
SB418Chappelle-Nadal, Maria SB 4182/9/2015 Introduced and First Read (S)
  1761S.01I - Changes how school districts and charter schools may conduct instruction in human sexuality and sexually transmitted infections
SB440Sifton, Scott SB 4402/12/2015 Introduced and First Read (S)
  2121S.01I - Changes the requirements for school antibullying policies
SB468Sifton, Scott SB 4682/19/2015 Introduced and First Read (S)
  2226S.01I - Requires each public school to test each enrolling student for dyslexia and related disorders and provide treatment
SB493Brown, Dan SB 4932/24/2015 Introduced and First Read (S)
  2208S.01I - Requires public school students to pass a course in cardiopulmonary resuscitation to receive a certificate of graduation
SB502Schmitt, Eric SB 5022/24/2015 Introduced and First Read (S)
  2304S.01I - Requires that an objective test or measure be used to determine whether a youth athlete is suspected of sustaining a brain injury or concussion during a game or practice
SB530Onder, Bob SB 5302/25/2015 Introduced and First Read (S)
  2021S.03I - Enacts multiple provisions to protect the privacy of student data
SB531Emery, Ed SB 5312/25/2015 Introduced and First Read (S)
  2294S.01I - Creates the Missouri Empowerment Scholarship Accounts Program
SB538Schaaf, Rob SB 5382/25/2015 Introduced and First Read (S)
  2371S.01I - Makes a technical correction to a statute establishing a nonrenewable scholarship program for students entering a teacher education program
SB546Schaefer, Kurt SB 5462/26/2015 Introduced and First Read (S)
  2384S.01I - Establishes privacy protection for student information used by school service providers of websites, mobile applications, or online services
SB548Sifton, Scott SB 5482/26/2015 Introduced and First Read (S)
  2348S.01I - Requires the Department of Elementary and Secondary Education to employ a dyslexia specialist and creates the Legislative Task Force on Dyslexia
SB563Wieland, Paul SB 5632/26/2015 Introduced and First Read (S)
  2046S.05I - Modifies requirements for certain state agency statements to be promulgated in accordance with the requirements of the Administrative Procedures Act
SB6Keaveny, Joseph SB 612/1/2014 Prefiled in the Senate (S)
  0454S.02I - Modifies provisions relating to state funding for education
SB27Emery, Ed SB 2712/1/2014 Prefiled in the Senate (S)
  0073S.01I - Modifies provisions relating to elementary and secondary education
SB28Emery, Ed SB 2812/1/2014 Prefiled in the Senate (S)
  0072S.01I - Requires the State Board of Education to develop a simplified annual school report card for each school attendance center using a letter grade of A to F
SB29Emery, Ed SB 2912/1/2014 Prefiled in the Senate (S)
  0075S.01I - Modifies provisions relating to the employment of teachers in school districts
SB49Sifton, Scott SB 4912/1/2014 Prefiled in the Senate (S)
  0237S.03I - Modifies provisions relating to elementary and secondary education
SB61Chappelle-Nadal, Maria SB 6112/1/2014 Prefiled in the Senate (S)
  0522S.01I - Allows school districts and charter schools to establish and implement an age-appropriate curriculum to educate students about domestic violence and teen dating violence prevention
SB64Emery, Ed SB 6412/1/2014 Prefiled in the Senate (S)
  0074S.01I - Requires the State Board of Education to classify school districts as either unaccredited, provisionally accredited, accredited, or accredited with distinction
SB65Emery, Ed SB 6512/1/2014 Prefiled in the Senate (S)
  0095S.01I - Creates the Equal Opportunity Scholarship Program to provide scholarships to students from unaccredited school districts for certain educational costs
SB70LeVota, Paul SB 7012/1/2014 Prefiled in the Senate (S)
  0326S.01I - Modifies provisions relating to school accreditation and student transfers
SB71LeVota, Paul SB 7112/1/2014 Prefiled in the Senate (S)
  0327S.01I - Requires the Department of Higher Education to establish a reimbursement procedure through the A+ Program for a student's portion of fees for dual credit courses
SB84Chappelle-Nadal, Maria SB 8412/1/2014 Prefiled in the Senate (S)
  0520S.01I - Establishes term limits for State Board of Education members
SB108Romine, Gary SB 10812/2/2014 Prefiled in the Senate (S)
  0599S.01I - WITHDRAWN
SB114Kraus, Will SB 11412/3/2014 Prefiled in the Senate (S)
  0150S.04I - Allows school and library districts to be reimbursed for 50% of their tax increment under a TIF plan
HB191Swan, Kathryn HB 19112/15/2014 Withdrawn (H)
  0639H.01I - Establishes the Parent and Community School Information Act that requires a simplified letter-grade report card for each public school building and each charter school
SB161Nasheed, Jamilah SB 16112/17/2014 Prefiled in the Senate (S)
  0608S.02I - Modifies requirements for school antibullying policies and modifies provisions relating to reading instruction and student promotion in certain school districts
SB171Romine, Gary SB 17112/29/2014 Prefiled in the Senate (S)
  0591S.01I - Modifies provisions relating to high school equivalency degree testing
SB173Romine, Gary SB 17312/29/2014 Prefiled in the Senate (S)
  0973S.01I - Modifies state funding for small school districts
SB175Schmitt, Eric SB 17512/30/2014 Prefiled in the Senate (S)
  1093S.01I - Removes a reference to an obsolete section of law
SB179Sater, David SB 17912/31/2014 Prefiled in the Senate (S)
  1095S.02I - Establishes the Missouri Child Protection Registry
SB424Pearce, David SB 4242/26/2015 Reported Do Pass (S)
  2073S.01I - Delays until July 1, 2017 the requirement that the Department of Elementary and Secondary Education prorate payments to formula districts if the foundation formula is not fully funded
SB7Keaveny, Joseph SB 73/5/2015 Reported Do Pass (S)
  0166S.01I - Repeals the separate calculation used for hold-harmless school districts with an average daily attendance of 350 or less
HB406Gannon, Elaine HB 4065/15/2015 Referred: Elementary and Secondary Education
  0953L.01I - Establishes a career and technical education (CTE) high school diploma
HB434Morgan, Judy HB 4345/15/2015 Referred: Elementary and Secondary Education
  1197H.01I - Requires children in the City of St. Louis and Kansas City school districts to enroll in a school by the age of five
HB486Koenig, Andrew HB 4865/15/2015 Referred: Elementary and Secondary Education
  0892H.01I - Requires the State Board of Education and other public school entities to encourage students to explore scientific questions and to assist teaching of scientific theories of biological or chemical evolution
HJR26Spencer, Bryan HJR 265/15/2015 Referred: Select Committee on Rules
  1291H.01I - Proposes a constitutional amendment authorizing an increase in the amount a school district can become indebted
HB495English, Keith HB 4955/15/2015 Referred: Elementary and Secondary Education
  1279L.01I - Allows school districts to discipline students for cyberbullying that occurs off campus
HB558Bahr, Kurt HB 5585/15/2015 Referred: Elementary and Secondary Education
  1049H.01I - Phases out hold-harmless school aid payments
HB572Montecillo, Genise HB 5725/15/2015 Referred: Elementary and Secondary Education
  1408L.01I - Contains provisions relating to school accreditation and student transfers
HB621Walton Gray, Rochelle HB 6215/15/2015 Referred: Elementary and Secondary Education
  0106L.01I - Establishes a Task Force on School Safety Improvement
HJR31Haahr, Elijah HJR 312/12/2015 Referred: Emerging Issues
  1627H.01I - Proposes a constitutional amendment specifying that parents have a fundamental right to educate their children
HB670Smith, Clem HB 6705/15/2015 Referred: Elementary and Secondary Education
  1499L.01I - Changes the laws regarding school course materials and instruction relating to human sexuality and sexually transmitted diseases
HB673Montecillo, Genise HB 6735/15/2015 Referred: Elementary and Secondary Education
  1668L.01I - Requires the Department of Elementary and Secondary Education to develop a process that rewards districts that provide full-day kindergarten to specified students
HB674Montecillo, Genise HB 6745/15/2015 Referred: Elementary and Secondary Education
  1406L.01I - Modifies kindergarten requirements for Kansas City and St. Louis and mandates pre-kindergarten for some students
HB685Sommer, Chrissy HB 6853/3/2015 Referred: Elementary and Secondary Education
  0911L.01I - Changes the laws regarding unaccredited or provisionally accredited school districts
HB731Wood, David HB 7312/18/2015 Referred: Emerging Issues in Education
  1777H.01I - Establishes procedures for public school districts' treatment of students with dyslexia or a related disorder
HB755Swan, Kathryn HB 7552/10/2015 Referred: Elementary and Secondary Education
  1111H.01I - Establishes the Parent and Community School Information Act that requires a simplified report card for each attendance center and charter school in the state
HB846LaFaver, Jeremy HB 8465/15/2015 Referred: Elementary and Secondary Education
  1778L.01I - Requires parental notification if a non-immunized child is in attendance at a child's school
HB849Swan, Kathryn HB 8492/24/2015 Referred: Elementary and Secondary Education
  1112H.02I - Modifies provisions relating to virtual schools
HB850Swan, Kathryn HB 8502/24/2015 Referred: Elementary and Secondary Education
  1113H.02I - Expands reimbursement for virtual education programs to include charter schools and the Missouri Virtual Program administered by the Department of Elementary and Secondary Education
HB902Curtis, Courtney Allen HB 9025/15/2015 Referred: Elementary and Secondary Education
  1868L.01I - Requires school districts and charter schools to identify students needing remedial coursework and implement a virtual school program to assist the identified students
HB904Curtis, Courtney Allen HB 9045/15/2015 Referred: Elementary and Secondary Education
  1869L.01I - Establishes the 8 in 6 Program within the Department of Elementary and Secondary Education
HB906Curtis, Courtney Allen HB 9065/15/2015 Referred: Elementary and Secondary Education
  1873L.01I - Requires any county that contains an unaccredited school district to devote 10% of its annual revenue to a grant program to deliver services to the school district
HB916Black, Linda HB 9163/31/2015 Referred: Civil and Criminal Proceedings
  2102L.01I - Establishes the Missouri Child Protection Registry Act
HB953Hurst, Tom HB 9535/15/2015 Referred: Elementary and Secondary Education
  1975L.01I - Imposes limits on the number of appeals of certain school boundary change matters
HB1030Johnson, Delus HB 10305/15/2015 Referred: Elementary and Secondary Education
  2309H.01I - Makes modifications to the St. Joseph School District School Board
HB1035Johnson, Delus HB 10355/15/2015 Referred: Elementary and Secondary Education
  2313H.01I - Makes several modifications to the St. Joseph School District School Board
HB1036Johnson, Delus HB 10365/15/2015 Referred: Elementary and Secondary Education
  2315H.01I - Makes several modifications to the St. Joseph School District School Board
HB1059Curtis, Courtney Allen HB 10595/15/2015 Referred: Children and Families
  2253H.03I - Creates a funding source for grants and programs that benefit children and establishes provisions to ensure youth funds in the state are operated efficiently and effectively
HB1062Webber, Stephen HB 10625/15/2015 Referred: Elementary and Secondary Education
  1659L.01I - Requires employers to allow parents or guardians of children in school to take leave to attend parent-teacher conferences
HB1065Butler, Michael HB 10655/15/2015 Referred: Elementary and Secondary Education
  2383H.01I - Specifies that the prohibition on smoking or using tobacco products in indoor areas of school buildings is extended to outdoor areas
HB1089Moon, Mike HB 10895/15/2015 Referred: Elementary and Secondary Education
  2422L.01I - Prohibits the State Board of Education and the Department of Elementary and Secondary Education from adopting and implementing certain academic content standards
HB1136McDaniel, Andrew HB 11363/11/2015 Referred: Emerging Issues in Education
  2517L.01I - Requires public schools to ensure that student restrooms have stall doors for privacy
HB1206Smith, Clem HB 12065/15/2015 Referred: Elementary and Secondary Education
  2596L.01I - Changes the laws regarding school accreditation and student transfers
HB1232Walton Gray, Rochelle HB 12325/15/2015 Referred: Higher Education
  2573L.01I - Requires the Department of Higher Education to consider establishing a Pay Forward, Pay Back pilot program to replace the current tuition and fee system at public higher education institutions
HB1234Walton Gray, Rochelle HB 12345/15/2015 Referred: Elementary and Secondary Education
  2569L.01I - Allows any public school to offer dating abuse information in its health curriculum in grades seven through 12
HB1236Walton Gray, Rochelle HB 12365/15/2015 Referred: Elementary and Secondary Education
  2572L.01I - Allows public schools to incorporate water and swim safety into existing physical education curriculum for students in grades three through 12
HB1239Sommer, Chrissy HB 12395/15/2015 Referred: Elementary and Secondary Education
  2609H.01I - Specifies continuing education training for school board members, with additional training required for members serving districts with provisional accreditation
HB1240Anderson, Sonya HB 12405/15/2015 Referred: Elementary and Secondary Education
  2393H.01I - Changes the laws regarding protections for the privacy of student data
HB1292Bahr, Kurt HB 12925/15/2015 Referred: Emerging Issues in Education
  2640L.01I - Requires school districts with less than 350 students to be administratively consolidated
HCR51Bahr, Kurt HCR 515/15/2015 Referred: Emerging Issues in Education
  2664H.01I - Asks the commissioner of education to provide information to the general assembly on several issues related to the Smarter Balanced Assessments
HB1341Pogue, Jeff HB 13413/31/2015 Referred: Emerging Issues
  2527L.01I - Establishes the Second Amendment Preservation Act
HB1358Johnson, Delus HB 13585/15/2015 Referred: Elementary and Secondary Education
  2698L.01I - Establishes an oversight board within DESE to study school performance in the St. Joseph School District
HB43Wood, David HB 435/15/2015 Referred: Elementary and Secondary Education
  0194L.01I - Establishes guidelines for statewide student assessments
HB43Wood, David HB 435/15/2015 Referred: Elementary and Secondary Education
  0194L.01I - Establishes guidelines for statewide student assessments
HB71Walton Gray, Rochelle HB 711/20/2015 Referred: Public Safety and Emergency Preparedness
  0404L.01I - Establishes a task force on police officer presence in schools and communities
HB72Walton Gray, Rochelle HB 721/20/2015 Referred: Public Safety and Emergency Preparedness
  0262L.01I - Establishes a program on police officer presence in schools and communities within the Department of Public Safety
HB87Walton Gray, Rochelle HB 875/15/2015 Referred: Emerging Issues in Education
  0189L.01I - Establishes a community schools grant program in St. Louis City, St. Louis County, Jackson County, and Kansas City
HB89Walton Gray, Rochelle HB 895/15/2015 Referred: Emerging Issues in Education
  0240L.01I - Establishes a Council for Community Education within the Department of Elementary and Secondary Education
HB135Rowland, Lyle HB 1351/27/2015 Referred: Emerging Issues in Education
  0096H.01I - Allows a school district to use a calendar based on hours of attendance, rather than hours and days of attendance, if the minimum number of hours is at least 1,080 hours of actual pupil attendance
HB135Rowland, Lyle HB 1351/27/2015 Referred: Emerging Issues in Education
  0096H.01I - Allows a school district to use a calendar based on hours of attendance, rather than hours and days of attendance, if the minimum number of hours is at least 1,080 hours of actual pupil attendance
HB175May, Karla HB 1755/15/2015 Referred: Elementary and Secondary Education
  0350L.01I - Establishes the Family Education Leave Act
HB175May, Karla HB 1755/15/2015 Referred: Elementary and Secondary Education
  0350L.01I - Establishes the Family Education Leave Act
HB266Sommer, Chrissy HB 2661/28/2015 Withdrawn (H)
  0768H.01I - Requires school boards in unaccredited and provisionally accredited districts to enter into a contract with the State Board of Education for certain interventions
HB266Sommer, Chrissy HB 2661/28/2015 Withdrawn (H)
  0768H.01I - Requires school boards in unaccredited and provisionally accredited districts to enter into a contract with the State Board of Education for certain interventions
HB297Kelley, Mike HB 2975/15/2015 Referred: Emerging Issues
  0879H.01I - Specifies that public school students must not be subject to penalties or discipline for simulating a weapon while playing if it does not cause bodily harm, disrupt learning, or constitute a serious threat
HB297Kelley, Mike HB 2975/15/2015 Referred: Emerging Issues
  0879H.01I - Specifies that public school students must not be subject to penalties or discipline for simulating a weapon while playing if it does not cause bodily harm, disrupt learning, or constitute a serious threat
HB413Peters, Joshua HB 4134/13/2015 Public Hearing Completed (H)
  1119L.01I - Imposes a penalty against parents or guardians when a child under their charge is habitually absent from school or habitually tardy
HB448English, Keith HB 4484/20/2015 Public Hearing Completed (H)
  0118H.01I - Allows a school district to authorize its schools to observe a moment of silence in individual classrooms
HB463Bahr, Kurt HB 4632/2/2015 Public Hearing Completed (H)
  1048H.01I - Prohibits the payment of professional membership dues of any school administrator or superintendent from the incidental fund or teachers fund of a school district
HB532Sommer, Chrissy HB 5324/20/2015 Public Hearing Completed (H)
  1394L.01I - Changes the laws regarding the school funding formula by adding an additional weight for each gifted student to the calculation of the school district's weighted average daily attendance
HJR30Ruth, Becky HJR 303/16/2015 Public Hearing Completed (H)
  1459H.02I - Proposes a constitutional amendment that would require that 3 of the members of the State Board of Education be an active public school classroom teacher, building principal, and superintendent
HB704Berry, T.J. HB 7043/2/2015 Public Hearing Completed (H)
  1695H.01I - Allows students to enroll in another school district or charter school for purposes of attending virtual courses or programs
HB829Montecillo, Genise HB 8293/30/2015 Public Hearing Completed (H)
  1821L.01I - Prohibits the use of certain statewide assessment scores for accreditation purposes
HB914Montecillo, Genise HB 9144/13/2015 Public Hearing Completed (H)
  1915L.01I - Requires charter school board members to be registered voters in school district and residents of Missouri
HB960Cookson, Steve HB 9604/7/2015 Public Hearing Completed (H)
  1686L.01I - Caps school superintendent salaries and requires publication of school employee salaries in local newspapers
HB961Cookson, Steve HB 9614/20/2015 Public Hearing Completed (H)
  1683L.01I - Limits school district participation in the career ladder program to accredited districts
HB990Fitzpatrick, Scott HB 9903/10/2015 Public Hearing Completed (H)
  2192H.01I - Specifies that a school board must determine an accessible location within a school building for use as a polling place
HB1050English, Keith HB 10503/11/2015 Referred: Elementary and Secondary Education
  2332L.02I - Establishes the Missouri Civics Education Initiative
HB1088Parkinson, Mark HB 10884/27/2015 Public Hearing Completed (H)
  2364L.01I - Requires computer programming coursework offered by a public school to be treated as a foreign language for academic credit purposes
HB1180Vescovo, Rob HB 11804/7/2015 Public Hearing Completed (H)
  2524L.01I - Creates a procedure for recalling school board members in the Fox C-6 School district in Arnold and requires vacancies on the board to be filled by the county executive
HB1255Swan, Kathryn HB 12554/7/2015 Public Hearing Completed (H)
  2638H.01I - Specifies that public schools must screen students for dyslexia and related disorders
HB1256Burlison, Eric HB 12564/7/2015 Public Hearing Completed (H)
  1755L.01I - Establishes the "Local Economic and Academic Partnership Act"
HB332Barnes, Jay HB 3323/11/2015 Public Hearing Completed (H)
  0713H.01I - Reduces the threshold for the general operating revenue coming from traffic fines for cities, towns, villages, or counties from 30% to 10%
HB365Spencer, Bryan HB 3652/2/2015 Public Hearing Completed (H)
  0671H.01I - Establishes the Student Accountability Act that requires a student score proficient or higher on a state assessment in order to receive a high school academic diploma
HB959Cookson, Steve HB 9594/13/2015 Public Hearing Completed (H)
  1696L.01I - Imposes penalties against parents or guardians of children who are not enrolled in school or who are habitually absent without excuse
HB451English, Keith HB 4513/10/2015 Voted Do Pass (H)
  0126H.01I - Expands the A+ Schools Program to graduates of any high school that meets the program requirements
HB958Cookson, Steve HB 9584/7/2015 Voted Do Pass (H)
  2078L.01I - Clarifies the powers of boards of education and individual board members
HB267Sommer, Chrissy HB 2673/9/2015 Motion to Do Pass Failed (H)
  0766H.01I - Requires continuing education training for school board members, with additional training required for members serving districts with provisional accreditation
HB1018Cookson, Steve HB 10184/29/2015 Referred: Select Committee on Education
  1914L.01I - Requires school terms in the summer to be four-day school weeks and contains language clarifying notice requirements for early school opening dates
HB1029Johnson, Delus HB 10294/14/2015 Referred: Select Committee on State and Local Governments
  2269H.02I - Makes several modifications to the St. Joseph School District School Board
HB54Walton Gray, Rochelle HB 543/19/2015 Referred: Select Committee on Education
  0124L.02I - Allows schools to incorporate criminal justice instruction into curriculum
HB311McNeil, Margo HB 3113/31/2015 Referred: Select Committee on Education
  0501H.02I - Establishes the High Performance Energy Benchmarking Act that requires each school district to establish energy star benchmarks for all buildings owned by the district
HB798Sommer, Chrissy HB 7985/6/2015 Action Postponed (H)
  1704H.01I - Requires school districts to post certain financial information on the district's website for free public access
HB1132Cookson, Steve HB 11325/7/2015 Action Postponed (H)
  2379L.01I - Increases funding under the school funding formula for school districts with an assessed valuation per student that fell within the lowest 10% of all school districts in the 2004-05 school year
HB204Curtman, Paul HB 2045/6/2015 Action Postponed (H)
  0752L.01I - Changes the laws regarding the sale of general obligation bonds
HB204Curtman, Paul HB 2045/6/2015 Action Postponed (H)
  0752L.01I - Changes the laws regarding the sale of general obligation bonds
HB232Haahr, Elijah HB 2323/12/2015 Returned to Committee of Origin (H)
  0151H.01I - Allows home school students to participate in Missouri State High School Activities Association activities for the public school district in which they reside
HB382Swan, Kathryn HCS HB 3824/20/2015 HCS Reported Do Pass (H)
  1030L.02C - Requires school districts to establish comprehensive guidance and counseling programs for students attending school in the district
HB550Wood, David HCS HB 5503/19/2015 HCS Reported Do Pass (H)
  0612H.06C - Modifies provisions relating to elementary and secondary education
HB642Montecillo, Genise HCS HB 6424/20/2015 HCS Reported Do Pass (H)
  1506H.02C - Requires the Department of Elementary and Secondary Education to establish a database containing student statewide assessment scores of all transfer students
HB921Burlison, Eric HCS HB 9214/7/2015 HCS Reported Do Pass (H)
  0673H.05C - Creates the "Legislative Task Force on Dyslexia" and requires the Department of Elementary and Secondary Education to employ a dyslexia specialist and develop professional development programs for school staff
HB921Burlison, Eric HCS HB 9214/7/2015 HCS Reported Do Pass (H)
  0673H.05C - Creates the "Legislative Task Force on Dyslexia" and requires the Department of Elementary and Secondary Education to employ a dyslexia specialist and develop professional development programs for school staff
HB957Cookson, Steve HB 9575/11/2015 Reported Do Pass (H)
  2133H.01I - Raises the minimum teacher salary for the 2016-2017 school year, subject to appropriation
HB1003Hummel, Jacob HCS HB 10034/13/2015 HCS Reported Do Pass (H)
  2248H.02C - Requires a student to receive instruction in Braille reading and writing if an assessment demonstrates the need for the instruction
HB1017Cookson, Steve HCS HB 10174/27/2015 HCS Reported Do Pass (H)
  1688H.02C - Requires school financial audits to contain certain information relating to extracurricular activities within the school district
HB1092Swan, Kathryn HB 10925/11/2015 Reported Do Pass (H)
  2428H.01I - Changes the laws regarding postsecondary course options by broadening the definition of schools allowed to cooperate with public high schools to offer those options
HB1111Dohrman, Dean HB 11114/20/2015 Reported Do Pass (H)
  1684H.01I - Modifies state provisions regarding the federal Smart Snacks Nutrition Standards program
HB1262Hubrecht, Tila HB 12624/27/2015 Reported Do Pass (H)
  2643H.01I - Establishes a committee to examine the schools for the severely disabled
HB1293Lauer, Jeanie HB 12934/27/2015 Reported Do Pass (H)
  2671H.01I - Establishes policies and training for youth suicide awareness and prevention in schools
HJR6Lauer, Jeanie HJR 64/30/2015 Reported Do Pass (H)
  0538H.01I - Proposes a constitutional amendment regarding when and the amount that a school district in a first classification charter county can become indebted
HB242Lauer, Jeanie HB 2423/9/2015 Reported Do Pass (H)
  0712H.01I - Adds making a terrorist threat to the list of offenses that school administrators must report
HB242Lauer, Jeanie HB 2423/9/2015 Reported Do Pass (H)
  0712H.01I - Adds making a terrorist threat to the list of offenses that school administrators must report
HB257Dugger, Tony HB 2573/12/2015 Reported Do Pass (H)
  0944H.01I - Establishes the School Construction Act which exempts construction and maintenance work done for certain school districts from the prevailing wage requirement upon the school board's approval
HB312McNeil, Margo HB 3124/20/2015 Reported Do Pass (H)
  0954L.01I - Requires the Department of Elementary and Secondary Education to establish a grant program to extend instructional time in underperforming school districts
HB381Swan, Kathryn HB 3814/15/2015 Reported Do Pass (H)
  1032L.01I - Modifies provisions relating to high school equivalency testing
HB383Montecillo, Genise HB 3834/13/2015 HCS Reported Do Pass (H)
  1005L.01I - Establishes term limits for State Board of Education members
HB706Hough, Lincoln HB 7063/16/2015 Reported Do Pass (H)
  1518H.02I - Allows Greene County, or any city within the county, to impose a sales tax, upon voter approval, to fund early childhood education
HB991Shaul, Dan HB 9914/30/2015 Reported Do Pass (H)
  2097H.01I - Specifies power of the state auditor to audit statewide athletics associations and adds an athletics or activities association to the "public governmental body" definition in the Sunshine Law
HB991Shaul, Dan HB 9914/30/2015 Reported Do Pass (H)
  2097H.01I - Specifies power of the state auditor to audit statewide athletics associations and adds an athletics or activities association to the "public governmental body" definition in the Sunshine Law
HB1110Dohrman, Dean HCS HB 1110 & 3834/13/2015 HCS Reported Do Pass (H)
  2389H.04C - Establishes term limits for State Board of Education members
HB574Haahr, Elijah HB 5743/9/2015 HCS Reported Do Pass (H)
  1282H.01I - Establishes the Missouri Civics Education Initiative
HB584LaFaver, Jeremy HB 5843/9/2015 HCS Reported Do Pass (H)
  1232L.01I - Establishes the Missouri Civics Education Initiative
HB1268Berry, T.J. HB 12684/27/2015 Reported Do Pass (H)
  2621H.01I - Establishes the Early Childhood Health and Education Act
SCR31Rowland, Lyle SCR 315/5/2015 Third Read and Passed (H)
  2519S.01I - Urges Congress to reinstate the Secure Rural Schools program
HCR16Gannon, Elaine HCR 164/1/2015 Referred: Senate Rules, Joint Rules, Resolutions, and Ethics
  0676L.01I - Recognizes September 2015 as "Missouri Whole Child Month"
SCR10Houghton, Jay SCR 105/6/2015 Third Read and Passed (H)
  1062S.01I - Urges the Missouri Congressional delegation to make changes to the school lunch program in the Child Nutrition Act Reauthorization in 2015
HCR28Houghton, Jay HCR 284/1/2015 Referred: Senate Rules, Joint Rules, Resolutions, and Ethics
  1780H.01I - Urges the Missouri Congressional delegation to make changes to the school lunch program in the Child Nutrition Act Reauthorization of 2015
SCR17Andrews, Allen SCR 175/13/2015 House Message (H)
  2043S.01I - Urges schools, little league and recreational programs, law enforcement, and prosecutors to do all they can to put an end to threats and assaults on sports officials
SB315Haahr, Elijah HCS SCS SB 3155/12/2015 HCS Reported Do Pass (H)
  1687H.03C - Modifies provisions relating to urban school districts
HB1054Spencer, Bryan HB 10545/5/2015 Second read and referred: Senate Education
  2356H.01P - Changes the law on school funding so that the exemption from compliance with certain statutes by school districts in the event of withholding of funds by the governor is permanent
HB742Bahr, Kurt HCS HB 7424/28/2015 Second read and referred: Senate Education
  0729H.05P - Modifies provisions relating to work groups established by the state board of education
HB411Kelley, Mike HB 4114/28/2015 Laid Over (H)
  0880H.01P - Authorizes a one-time income tax deduction to a taxpayer for the cost of the construction or $5,000, whichever is less, of a storm shelter that was made in Missouri
HCR34Rowland, Lyle HCR 344/21/2015 Reported Do Pass (S)
  2162H.01I - Encourages Congress to reinstate the Secure Rural Schools program at its previous funding levels and maintain funding under the Impact Aid law
HB120Davis, Charlie HCS HB 1205/4/2015 Public Hearing Scheduled (S)
  0731H.02P - Establishes the Password Privacy Protection Act
HB658Ross, Robert HCS HB 6585/6/2015 Public Hearing Held (S)
  1381L.02P - Allows school districts to develop policies on student recognition for participation in the Constitution Project of the Missouri Supreme Court
HB380Swan, Kathryn HCS HB 3804/29/2015 Executive Session Held (S)
  1031H.02P - Requires the State Board of Education to establish minimum requirements for a career and technical education certificate
HB499Roden, Shane HCS HB 4994/28/2015 Executive Session Held (S)
  1060H.02P - Specifies that the Pledge of Allegiance must be recited at least once per school day in schools supported by public funds
HB637Pfautsch, Donna HCS HB 6375/6/2015 Executive Session Held (S)
  1488H.03P - Changes the laws regarding gifted education
HB565Spencer, Bryan HCS HB 5655/5/2015 Second read and referred: Senate Education
  0658L.02R - Establishes the Missouri Course Access Program
HB1127Johnson, Delus SCS HB 11275/6/2015 Placed on Informal Calendar
  2499S.02C - Makes modifications to the St. Joseph School District School Board
HB410Kelley, Mike HB 4104/30/2015 Executive Session Held (S)
  0881H.02P - Adds specified graphing calculators to the list of items that are exempt from sales tax during the annual sales tax holiday for school supplies
HB457Hicks, Ron HCS HB 4575/8/2015 Placed on Informal Calendar
  1007H.02P - Makes CPR instruction a high school graduation requirement
HB1023Swan, Kathryn HCS HB 10235/6/2015 Public Hearing Held (S)
  2168H.03P - Specifies school quality indicators that the state board of education must consider when classifying public schools
HB476Fitzwater, Paul HCS HB 4765/6/2015 Public Hearing Held (S)
  1300L.02P - Modifies state funding for small school districts
SB473Rowland, Lyle HCS SCS SB 4734/29/2015 Senate Conference Committee Appointed (S)
  2249L.05C - Modifies provisions relating to urban school districts
HB377Swan, Kathryn HCS HB 3775/6/2015 Executive Session Held (S)
  0641H.03P - Requires school districts to develop a system for identifying students who are at risk of not being ready for college-level work or entry-level career positions
HB405Gannon, Elaine HCS HBs 405 & 3815/6/2015 Executive Session Held (S)
  0952L.02P - Modifies provisions relating to high school equivalency examinations
SB13Spencer, Bryan CCR HCS SB 135/7/2015 Reported Do Pass (H)
  0587S.03S - Changes the membership and appointment process for the Career and Technical Education Advisory Council
HB501Montecillo, Genise HB 5017/14/2015 Delivered to Secretary of State (G)
  1334L.01T - Requires course material relating to sexual education to contain information regarding sexual predators, online predators, and the consequences of inappropriate text messaging
SB172Swan, Kathryn CCR HCS SCS SB 1725/11/2015 Reported Do Pass (H)
  0590S.06S - Requires the State Board of Education to establish minimum graduation requirements for a career and technical education high school certificate
HB578Swan, Kathryn SCS HCS HBs 578, 574, & 5845/6/2015 Placed on Informal Calendar
  1401S.04C - Establishes the Missouri Civics Education Initiative
HB41Wood, David SCS HB 417/14/2015 Delivered to Secretary of State (G)
  0043S.02T - Removes portions of the school funding formula that are no longer relevant due to the passage of time
HB556Wood, David SS SCS HB 5565/27/2015 House Message (H)
  1426S.06F - Changes the laws regarding the return of children previously released from the custody of Children's Division
HB458Allen, Sue CCS SS SCS HB 4585/11/2015 House Message (H)
  0537H.05S - Changes the laws regarding bullying in schools and establishes specific components that a district must include in its antibullying policy
HB42Wood, David CCS SCS HCS HB 429/16/2015 Motion withdrawn
  0046H.14T - Changes the laws regarding elementary and secondary education