96th General Assembly, 2nd Regular Session
Bills Indexed by Subject
ELEMENTARY AND SECONDARY EDUCATION, DEPT. OF

BillSponsor Bill StringDate/Last Action
 Bill Information
HB1042Thomson, Mike SCS HCS HB 10426/7/2012 Delivered to Secretary of State (G)
  4431S.04T - Changes the laws regarding higher education
HB1043Thomson, Mike HB 10432/1/2012 HCS Voted Do Pass (H)
  4259L.01I - Changes the laws regarding the elementary and secondary school education funding formula
SB434Callahan, Victor SB 4341/5/2012 Second Read and Referred: General Laws (S)
  4373S.01I - Modifies procedures for changes in school district boundary lines
SB451Cunningham, Jane SCS SB 4513/29/2012 SCS Reported Do Pass (S)
  4507S.05C - Modifies provisions relating to school operations
SB452Cunningham, Jane SB 4521/5/2012 Second Read and Referred: General Laws (S)
  4506S.01I - Allows a pupil to enroll in an adjoining school district if the student's residence is located closer to a school in the adjoining district or in cases of transportation hardship
SB454Pearce, David SB 4544/17/2012 Reported Do Pass (S)
  4366S.02I - Modifies the elementary and secondary education funding formula
SB455Thomson, Mike CCR CCR#2 HCS SB 4555/17/2012 Third Read and Passed (S)
  4233L.05C - Modifies the duties prescribed to the Coordinating Board for Higher Education
SB456Pearce, David SB 4561/5/2012 Second Read and Referred: General Laws (S)
  4367S.01I - Establishes procedures for the transfer of students from an unaccredited school district to an accredited school district in the same or an adjoining county
SB483Rupp, Scott SB 4831/5/2012 Second Read and Referred: Education (S)
  4258S.01I - Creates the Early High School Graduation Scholarship Program for public high school students who graduate from high school early
HB1048Schneider, Vicki HB 10484/18/2012 Public Hearing Scheduled, Bill not Heard (S)
  4217L.01P - Specifies that any district that becomes an urban school district as the result of the 2010 census will continue to have the same number of board members and hold elections on its current schedule
HB1049Allen, Sue SCS HCS HB 10495/18/2012 Placed on Informal Calendar
  4128S.06C - Changes the laws regarding bullying in schools and establishes specific components that a district must include in its antibullying policy
SB543Chappelle-Nadal, Maria SB 5431/5/2012 Second Read and Referred: Education (S)
  4111S.01I - Modifies provisions relating to elementary and secondary education
SB581Callahan, Victor SB 5811/5/2012 Second Read and Referred: General Laws (S)
  4786S.03I - Modifies provisions relating to school district boundary line changes, school accreditation, and employment of retired teachers under certain circumstances
HB1169Franz, Ward HCS HB 11695/2/2012 Public Hearing Held (S)
  4303L.02P - Changes the laws regarding the investigation of a report of child abuse that arises from a spanking in a school
HB1174Lair, Mike SS#2 SCS HCS HB 11745/16/2012 Emergency Clause Adopted (S)
  4621S.10F - Changes the laws regarding school accreditation by authorizing the State Board of Education to establish an alternative governing structure for a failing school district
HJR46Day, David HJR 463/22/2012 Referred: Elementary and Secondary Education (H)
  4515L.01I - Proposes a constitutional amendment changing the composition of the State Board of Education
HB1206Barnes, Jay HB 12063/21/2012 Public Hearing Completed (H)
  4846L.01I - Allows a student who has been denied the privilege to participate in an interscholastic activity under certain conditions to petition the court for a restraining order prohibiting enforcement of the denial
HB1206Barnes, Jay HB 12063/21/2012 Public Hearing Completed (H)
  4846L.01I - Allows a student who has been denied the privilege to participate in an interscholastic activity under certain conditions to petition the court for a restraining order prohibiting enforcement of the denial
HB1217McNeil, Margo HB 12172/7/2012 Referred: Elementary and Secondary Education (H)
  4484L.01I - Changes the laws regarding the lapse of a school district when it has been unaccredited by the State Board of Education for two successive school years
HB1227Brattin, Rick HB 12272/1/2012 Referred: Elementary and Secondary Education (H)
  4747L.01I - Establishes the Missouri Standard Science Act which requires the equal treatment of science instruction regarding evolution and intelligent design
HB1227Brattin, Rick HB 12272/1/2012 Referred: Elementary and Secondary Education (H)
  4747L.01I - Establishes the Missouri Standard Science Act which requires the equal treatment of science instruction regarding evolution and intelligent design
HB1228Jones, Tishaura HCS HB 12282/14/2012 Referred: Rules - Pursuant to Rule 25(32)(f) (H)
  4158L.02C - Changes the laws regarding charter schools
HB1262Brown, Michael HB 12624/18/2012 Referred: Elementary and Secondary Education (H)
  4971L.01I - Requires the State Board of Education to establish a coordinated health program board to develop a program designed to prevent student obesity, cardiovascular disease, and type II diabetes
HB1273Kelley, Mike HB 12735/2/2012 Public Hearing Held (S)
  4640L.01P - Requires the State Board of Education to establish rules to authorize school boards to lease advertising on school buses
HB1276Koenig, Andrew HB 12762/23/2012 Referred: Elementary and Secondary Education (H)
  5064L.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
HB1333Sater, David HB 13332/9/2012 Referred: Health Insurance (H)
  5291L.01I - Changes the laws regarding vision examinations for school students
HB1337Stream, Rick SCS HB 13375/15/2012 Placed on Informal Calendar
  5217S.03C - Requires each high school to provide instruction in cardiopulmonary resuscitation and the instruction to be a graduation requirement
SB667Korman, Bart HCS SB 6675/3/2012 Rules - Reported Do Pass (H)
  5327L.05C - Creates a peer review process for architects, landscape architects, land surveyors, and engineers
HB1348Neth, Myron HB 13482/2/2012 Referred: Elementary and Secondary Education (H)
  4034L.01I - Allows any public school to offer courses in ballroom, square, or country dance which must be treated as a qualified fine arts and a physical education activity for academic credit
HB1359Smith, Jason HB 13595/2/2012 Public Hearing Held (S)
  5095L.02P - Changes the laws regarding state contracts and statewide student assessment results
HB1366Fitzwater, Paul HB 13662/1/2012 Referred: Elementary and Secondary Education (H)
  4204L.01I - Requires the school board of each school district and charter school to establish and maintain an evaluation system for teachers and teaching
HB1374Neth, Myron HB 13744/18/2012 Referred: Elementary and Secondary Education (H)
  4555L.02I - Changes the laws regarding school accreditation and establishes a transformational school district upon the second declaration of unaccredited status of certain school districts
HB1386Aull, Joe HB 13862/7/2012 Referred: Elementary and Secondary Education (H)
  5312L.01I - Establishes a system for distributing school funding in years when the school funding formula is not fully funded and when it is overfunded
HB1387Aull, Joe HB 13873/7/2012 HCS Voted Do Pass (H)
  4193L.02I - 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 1,073
HB1388Aull, Joe HB 13882/8/2012 Referred: Elementary and Secondary Education (H)
  4516L.01I - Changes the laws regarding teacher tenure
HB1425McNary, Cole HB 14253/7/2012 Referred: Rules - Pursuant to Rule 25(32)(f) (H)
  5359L.01I - Requires each school district to establish a comprehensive program for student academic progression
HB1465Torpey, Noel HB 14652/8/2012 Referred: Elementary and Secondary Education (H)
  5358L.01I - Changes the laws regarding the compulsory school attendance of certain students
HB1519McGhee, Mike HB 15192/23/2012 Referred: Elementary and Secondary Education (H)
  5158L.02I - Requires any remaining cash assets of a closed charter school to be returned to the Department of Elementary and Secondary Education
SB706Cunningham, Jane SCS SB 7064/18/2012 SCS Reported Do Pass (S)
  4989S.07C - Modifies provisions relating to school operations
HB1539Jones, Timothy HB 15392/2/2012 Referred: Elementary and Secondary Education (H)
  5090L.02I - Establishes the Parent Empowerment and Choice Act or the Parent Trigger Act which allows parents under certain circumstances to invoke interventions for a struggling school
HB1550Cookson, Steve HB 15502/8/2012 Referred: Elementary and Secondary Education (H)
  5294L.01I - Establishes the Capitalism Education and Awareness Act and the Capitalism Education and Awareness Commission within the Department of Elementary and Secondary Education
HB1572Weter, Ray HB 15722/23/2012 Referred: Elementary and Secondary Education (H)
  4237L.01I - Changes the laws regarding bullying in schools
HB1577Largent, Scott HB 15776/25/2012 Delivered to Secretary of State (G)
  5395L.01T - Requires schools to implement specified criteria regarding the enrollment and educational success of foster care children
SB735Nieves, Brian SB 7352/1/2012 Introduced and First Read (S)
  4190S.03I - Allows students to enroll in another school district or charter school for purposes of attending virtual courses or programs
SB737Engler, Kevin SB 7372/1/2012 Introduced and First Read (S)
  5520S.03I - Restricts the Department of Elementary and Secondary Education from including certain data from neglected children and delinquent children in the aggregate data of a school district
HB1595Lampe, Sara HB 15952/23/2012 Referred: Elementary and Secondary Education (H)
  5007L.01I - Establishes the Advisory Council on the Education of Gifted and Talented Children
HB1596Lampe, Sara HB 15962/23/2012 Referred: Elementary and Secondary Education (H)
  5006L.01I - Requires the State Board of Education to designate a staff member to be in charge of educational programs for gifted and talented children
HB1597Lampe, Sara HB 15973/8/2012 Referred: Elementary and Secondary Education (H)
  5341L.01I - Changes the laws regarding bullying in schools
HB1602Wyatt, Zachary HB 16023/21/2012 Public Hearing Completed (H)
  5428L.01I - Requires a school district to establish a "green" cleaning policy to promote environmentally sensitive cleaning products which meet guidelines of the Department of Elementary and Secondary Education
HCR27Hubbard, Penny HCR 272/8/2012 Referred: Elementary and Secondary Education (H)
  5538L.01I - Congratulates the students and teachers of the St. Louis Public Schools for the progress the school district has made toward re-accreditation
HB1604Oxford, Jeanette Mott HB 16042/15/2012 Referred: Elementary and Secondary Education (H)
  5198L.01I - Establishes class sizes for school districts in St. Louis City and St. Louis County that are smaller than the minimum and desirable standards of the Department of Elementary and Secondary Education
HB1626Sommer, Chrissy HB 16262/23/2012 Referred: Elementary and Secondary Education (H)
  5651L.01I - Specifies that any district that becomes an urban school district as the result of a federal census will continue to hold elections on its current schedule
HB1629Barnes, Jay HB 16292/15/2012 Public Hearing Completed (H)
  5658L.01I - Allows a student to enroll in a school district other than the student's school district of residence for the purpose of attending virtual courses or programs
SB751Schaaf, Rob SB 7512/6/2012 Introduced and First Read (S)
  5728S.01I - Allows school districts to adopt an eight-hour school day
SB762Keaveny, Joseph SB 7622/7/2012 Introduced and First Read (S)
  5608S.01I - Modifies provisions relating to alternative educational procedures for charter schools
HB1732Cookson, Steve HB 17324/18/2012 Referred: Elementary and Secondary Education (H)
  5743L.02I - Changes the laws regarding the required number of days and hours in a school calendar, the earliest opening and latest closing day of a school year, and the testing window for state assessments
HB1736Dieckhaus, Scott HB 17362/20/2012 Referred: Elementary and Secondary Education (H)
  5276L.01I - Changes the laws regarding school operations
HB1740Dieckhaus, Scott HCS HB 17402/28/2012 Rules - Hearing Scheduled - Bill not Heard (H)
  5879L.02C - Changes the laws regarding school operations
SB797Justus, Jolie SB 7972/16/2012 Introduced and First Read (S)
  5829S.02I - Requires the Department of Elementary and Secondary Education to establish a voluntary prekindergarten program
SB799Justus, Jolie SB 7992/16/2012 Introduced and First Read (S)
  5441S.01I - Changes the requirements for school anti-bullying policies
HB1789Schad, Rodney SCS HCS HB 17896/27/2012 Delivered to Secretary of State (G)
  5932S.08T - Changes the laws regarding travel hardships for public school students
HB1792Franz, Ward HB 17924/18/2012 Referred: Elementary and Secondary Education (H)
  5587L.01I - Requires each school district to adopt a policy on how student records and communications are provided to parents who have joint legal or physical custody of a student
HB1803Korman, Bart HCS HB 18035/14/2012 Executive Session Scheduled
  5847H.04P - Specifies the requirements for recognition as a certified school social worker
HB1819Jones, Tishaura HB 18194/18/2012 Referred: Elementary and Secondary Education (H)
  5905L.01I - Specifies that a high risk or alternative charter school may allow a student to obtain credit to satisfy graduation requirements by alternative arrangements in the charter application and charter
HB1829McNeil, Margo HB 18293/8/2012 Referred: Elementary and Secondary Education (H)
  5795L.01I - Requires the Department of Elementary and Secondary Education to establish a grant program for unaccredited and provisionally accredited districts that commit to extended school time
HB1831Stream, Rick HB 18313/8/2012 Referred: Elementary and Secondary Education (H)
  5951L.01I - Prohibits spanking from being used in a public school on any student with an individualized education plan receiving special education services
HB1834Funderburk, Doug HCS HB 18345/3/2012 Referred: Rules - Pursuant to Rule 25(32)(f) (H)
  5948L.02C - Establishes the Extracurricular and Interscholastic Opportunities Anti-Discrimination Act
HB1854Grisamore, Jeff SS SCS HCS HB 18545/18/2012 Reported to the House with... (H)
  5726S.09F - Changes the laws regarding services for individuals
SB870Lamping, John SB 8702/29/2012 Introduced and First Read (S)
  6066S.01I - Authorizes a certification for school social workers
HB1876Long, Thomas HB 18763/8/2012 Referred: Elementary and Secondary Education (H)
  6015L.01I - Requires the establishment of a process by which a student in an unaccredited district who is enrolled in a public school that is not A+ designated can receive reimbursement under the A+ Schools Program
SB895Curls, Shalonn SB 8953/1/2012 Introduced and First Read (S)
  6111S.01I - Modifies provisions relating to school districts classified as provisionally accredited or unaccredited by the State Board of Education
HB1879McNeil, Margo HB 18793/21/2012 Public Hearing Completed (H)
  5856L.01I - Requires all elementary and high schools to conduct an energy audit and report the results to the Office of Administration
HB1886Grisamore, Jeff HB 18863/26/2012 Public Hearing Completed (H)
  6107L.01I - Requires the Department of Elementary and Secondary Education to establish a work group to assess available resources needed for effective work experiences for youth with disabilities
HB1893Carter, Chris HB 18934/18/2012 Referred: Elementary and Secondary Education (H)
  4262L.01I - Changes the laws regarding teacher and employee tenure in the City of St. Louis School District
HB1900Redmon, Craig HCS HB 19006/20/2012 Delivered to Secretary of State (G)
  5915L.03T - Changes the laws regarding executive branch reorganization, tax increment financing, annexation, employees, service dogs, and accessible parking and establishes the Iran Energy Divestment Act
HB1923Holsman, Jason HB 19234/18/2012 Referred: Elementary and Secondary Education (H)
  6130L.01I - Requires a student wanting to drop out of high school to attend a dropout prevention seminar
HB1927Holsman, Jason HB 19274/18/2012 Referred: Elementary and Secondary Education (H)
  6129L.01I - Requires any school district designated as unaccredited or provisionally accredited to meet certain attendance requirements on its calendar
HB1930Holsman, Jason HB 19304/18/2012 Referred: Elementary and Secondary Education (H)
  6128L.01I - Increases the number of students the Missouri Preschool Plus Grant Program may serve and expands the list of those who may receive a grant
HB1920McNary, Cole HB 19204/18/2012 Referred: Elementary and Secondary Education (H)
  6163L.01I - Allows an unaccredited school district to use specified funding for early childhood education and allows for the establishment of a pilot project for awarding teacher credentials in an unaccredited district
HB1953Hinson, Dave HB 19534/3/2012 Public Hearing Completed (H)
  6215H.01I - Requires the State Board of Education to establish standards for agricultural vocational education that a private school may adopt to qualify to apply for a local chapter of the Future Farmers of America
HB1987Leara, Mike HB 19875/18/2012 Referred: Children and Families (H)
  6242L.01I - Changes the laws regarding mental health screenings in schools and establishes the Administration of Psychotropic Medications to Children Act
HB2027Leach, Melissa HB 20274/11/2012 Public Hearing Completed (H)
  6152L.02I - Requires candidates for election to the board of the Springfield School District in which more than one seat is open to declare their candidacy for a specific seat
HB2037Kratky, Michele HB 20374/18/2012 Referred: Elementary and Secondary Education (H)
  6264L.01I - Adds to the powers and duties of the special administrative board of the St. Louis City Transitional School District the authority to divide the district into four subdistricts upon voter approval
HB2039Torpey, Noel HB 20394/18/2012 Referred: Elementary and Secondary Education (H)
  4656L.01I - Allows the State Board of Education to approve one pilot program school for accelerated reading instruction in early childhood and early elementary grades in each district with a charter school
HB2043Neth, Myron HB 20434/18/2012 HCS Voted Do Pass (H)
  6252L.01I - Specifies that no further Kansas City school district board elections will be held after July 1, 2013, and allows certain unaccredited school districts to be administered as a renewed school district
HB2051Cookson, Steve HB 20514/18/2012 Referred: Elementary and Secondary Education (H)
  6277L.02I - Prohibits the discussion of sexual orientation in public school instruction, material, or extracurricular activity except in scientific instruction on human reproduction
HB2054Aull, Joe HB 20544/18/2012 Referred: Elementary and Secondary Education (H)
  6143L.01I - Changes the laws regarding the Joint Committee on Education's review of the Commissioner of Education's proposed expenditures on statewide areas of critical need for learning and development
HB2055Aull, Joe HB 20554/18/2012 Referred: Elementary and Secondary Education (H)
  6142L.01I - Requires the certification of school food service directors and menu planners in public and private schools which receive funding through the federal school lunch program
HB2079Oxford, Jeanette Mott HB 20794/4/2012 Referred: Elementary and Secondary Education (H)
  5206L.01I - Changes the laws regarding the structure and conditions for the transitional school district that has the same boundaries as the City of St. Louis