97th General Assembly, 1st Regular Session
Bills Indexed by Subject
ELEMENTARY AND SECONDARY EDUCATION, DEPT. OF

BillSponsor Bill StringDate/Last Action
 Bill Information
SB132Keaveny, Joseph SB 1321/10/2013 Introduced and First Read (S)
  0289S.02I - Allows school districts to receive state aid for children ages three to five participating in a district-operated pre-kindergarten program
SB168Chappelle-Nadal, Maria SB 1681/17/2013 Introduced and First Read (S)
  0988S.01I - Modifies the use of student assessment data when calculating a school district?s performance when a school district receives students as a result of a change in district boundary lines
SB284Sifton, Scott SB 2842/7/2013 Introduced and First Read (S)
  0328S.01I - Changes the requirements for school anti-bullying policies
SB311Nasheed, Jamilah SB 3112/13/2013 Introduced and First Read (S)
  1275S.04I - Creates the Parental Involvement Act to allow parents to petition to convert a public school using a school turnaround model or into a charter school
SB332Libla, Doug SB 3322/18/2013 Introduced and First Read (S)
  1260S.05I - Modifies provisions relating to the employment and evaluation of teachers
SB344Parson, Mike SB 3442/18/2013 Introduced and First Read (S)
  1607S.01I - Requires the Department of Elementary and Secondary Education to issue an annual report card for each public school that rates the school with a grade of A, B, C, D, or F
SB359LeVota, Paul SB 3592/20/2013 Introduced and First Read (S)
  1770S.01I - Allows local school boards to adopt a year-round educational program
SB427Sifton, Scott SB 4272/27/2013 Introduced and First Read (S)
  1832S.01I - 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
SB408Emery, Ed SB 4082/27/2013 Introduced and First Read (S)
  1698S.02I - Modifies provisions relating to elementary and secondary education
SB483Nasheed, Jamilah SB 4832/28/2013 Introduced and First Read (S)
  1928S.01I - Establishes alternative procedures for public schools, modifies the school flex program, and creates the Missouri Credit Flex Program
SB95Justus, Jolie SB 951/9/2013 Read First Time (S)
  0272S.01I - Requires the Department of Elementary and Secondary Education to establish a voluntary prekindergarten program
SB133Keaveny, Joseph SCS SB 1334/4/2013 SCS Reported Do Pass (S)
  0290S.04C - Allows school districts and charter schools to receive state aid for children ages three to five who are eligible for free and reduced lunch and are participating in a district-operated pre-kindergarten program
SB455Nieves, Brian SCS SB 4554/4/2013 SCS Reported Do Pass (S)
  1941S.02C - Removes the August 28, 2014 termination date for individuals to obtain teacher certification based on certification by the American Board for Certification of Teacher Excellence
HB229Sommer, Chrissy HB 2291/31/2013 Referred: Elementary and Secondary Education
  0751L.01I - Grants physical education credit for participation in certain school-sanctioned sports or activities and allows students to take other courses instead
HB283Thomson, Mike HB 2833/7/2013 Referred: Elementary and Secondary Education
  0678L.01I - Modifies provisions relating to school funding calculations
HB291Brattin, Rick HB 2911/31/2013 Referred: Elementary and Secondary Education
  0506L.01I - Establishes the Missouri Standard Science Act which requires the equal treatment of science instruction regarding evolution and intelligent design
HB292Spencer, Bryan HB 2922/14/2013 Referred: Elementary and Secondary Education
  0716L.01I - Requires a transitional skills class to be taken after the personal finance class in order for a student to receive a high school diploma
SB276Emery, Ed SB 2762/6/2013 Introduced and First Read (S)
  1344S.01I - Allows students to enroll in another school district or charter school for purposes of attending virtual courses or programs
HB477Morgan, Judy HB 4775/17/2013 Referred: Elementary and Secondary Education
  0447L.01I - Changes the laws regarding bullying in schools
HB528Sommer, Chrissy HB 5284/18/2013 Referred: Elementary and Secondary Education
  1300L.01I - Establishes the Advisory Council on the Education of Gifted and Talented Children and requires the State Board of Education to designate a staff person in charge of gifted and talented education
HB562Morgan, Judy HB 5625/17/2013 Referred: Elementary and Secondary Education
  0650L.01I - Establishes smaller class sizes for the Kansas City School District than the established minimum and desirable standards of the Department of Elementary and Secondary Education
HB669Parkinson, Mark HB 6692/27/2013 Referred: General Laws
  1125L.01I - Prohibits a school district from entering into a contract with any teacher for unpaid leave that results in the teacher receiving funds from the district when another organization is reimbursing the district for the services of the teacher
HB679Torpey, Noel HB 6793/7/2013 Referred: Elementary and Secondary Education
  1780L.01I - Requires the Department of Elementary and Secondary Education to wait five years, rather than three years, to count the scores of English language learners on statewide assessments
HB754Sommer, Chrissy HB 7543/7/2013 Referred: General Laws
  0746L.02I - Changes the requirements for a concealed carry endorsement and adds a concealed firearms exemption endorsement
HB791LaFaver, Jeremy HB 7915/17/2013 Referred: Elementary and Secondary Education
  2027L.01I - Repeals the provision requiring the Department of Elementary and Secondary Education to pay the per pupil cost of educational services for children whose school placement is arranged by or approved by the departments of Mental Health or Social Services or by court order as soon as the funds are appropriated
HB876Wieland, Paul HB 8763/28/2013 Referred: Elementary and Secondary Education
  1208L.02I - Requires high schools to offer instruction in first aid
HB904Butler, Michael HB 9045/17/2013 Referred: Elementary and Secondary Education
  0539L.04I - Establishes the Missouri Parent/Teacher Involvement Act to provide grant awards to schools to develop and build relationships between families and school staff
HB907Butler, Michael HB 9075/17/2013 Referred: Ways and Means
  1797H.01I - Authorizes a tax credit for a contribution to a public school foundation
HB920Dunn, Randy HB 9205/17/2013 Referred: Elementary and Secondary Education
  2178L.01I - Establishes the Missouri Early Childhood Education Act which allows children four and five years of age to attend early childhood programs under certain circumstances
HB933Jones, Caleb HB 9335/17/2013 Referred: Elementary and Secondary Education
  2206H.01I - Changes the laws regarding travel hardships of public school students
HB1008Smith, Clem HB 10085/17/2013 Referred: Elementary and Secondary Education
  1209L.01I - Changes the laws regarding school course materials and instruction relating to human sexuality and sexually transmitted diseases
HB1011Scharnhorst, Dwight HB 10114/18/2013 Referred: Elementary and Secondary Education
  2239H.02I - Requires the Department of Elementary and Secondary Education to develop a physical fitness challenge for elementary, middle, and high school level students
HB43Rowland, Lyle HB 431/17/2013 Referred: Elementary and Secondary Education
  0147L.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 1,073
SB3Rupp, Scott SB 35/13/2013 Third Read and Passed (S)
  0286S.01I - Creates the Early High School Graduation Scholarship Program for public high school students who graduate from high school early
HB136Hinson, Dave HB 1362/13/2013 Public Hearing Completed (H)
  0540L.02I - Requires high school students to complete at least two full semesters of science and two full semesters of math within the two semesters immediately preceding a student's graduation from high school
HB224Berry, T.J. HB 2242/18/2013 Public Hearing Completed (H)
  0597L.02I - Requires the State Board of Education to establish rules to authorize school boards to lease advertising on school buses
HB280Barnes, Jay HB 2802/20/2013 Public Hearing Completed (H)
  1015H.01I - Changes the laws regarding certain sexual offenses
HB282Shumake, Lindell HB 2824/17/2013 Public Hearing Completed (H)
  0471L.01I - Allows religious books to be used in public schools in certain situations as long as they are used in a manner that does not violate the Establishment Clause of the United States Constitution
HB294Spencer, Bryan HB 2942/13/2013 Public Hearing Completed (H)
  0724L.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
HB396Kratky, Michele HB 3964/3/2013 Public Hearing Completed (H)
  0904L.01I - Requires the special administrative board of the St. Louis City Transitional School District to develop and submit to the voters of the district a plan to divide the district into four subdistricts
HB540Walton Gray, Rochelle HB 5404/29/2013 Public Hearing Completed (H)
  1381L.01I - Establishes a Council for Community Education within the Department of Elementary and Secondary Education
HB596Wright, John HB 5964/10/2013 Public Hearing Completed (H)
  1520L.02I - Allows a school district to receive state aid for children ages three to five participating in a district-operated full-day pre-kindergarten program
HB626McNeil, Margo HB 6264/3/2013 Public Hearing Completed (H)
  1166L.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
HB681Torpey, Noel HB 6814/24/2013 Public Hearing Completed (H)
  1437L.01I - Changes the laws regarding the compulsory school attendance of certain students
HB699Grisamore, Jeff HB 6993/12/2013 Public Hearing Completed (H)
  0775H.01I - Requires the Department of Elementary and Secondary Education to establish a work group to access available resources needed for effective work experiences for youth with disabilities
HB738Lauer, Jeanie HB 7384/17/2013 Public Hearing Completed (H)
  1891L.01I - Adds making a terrorist threat to the list of offenses that school administrators must report
HB743Ellington, Brandon HB 7435/1/2013 Public Hearing Completed (H)
  0906L.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
HB821Montecillo, Genise HB 8214/10/2013 Public Hearing Completed (H)
  0624L.01I - Changes the laws regarding elementary and secondary education
HB942Swan, Kathryn HB 9425/1/2013 Public Hearing Completed (H)
  1735L.02I - Adds virtual courses to the postsecondary courses that can be offered to high school students participating in dual enrollment classes
HB1016Cookson, Steve HB 10164/24/2013 Public Hearing Completed (H)
  2240H.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 1,078
HB264Walton Gray, Rochelle HB 2644/29/2013 Public Hearing Scheduled, Bill not Heard (H)
  0675L.01I - Establishes a community schools grant program in St. Louis
HB508Redmon, Craig HB 5083/28/2013 HCS Voted Do Pass (H)
  1307L.01I - Changes the laws regarding Executive branch reorganization
HB746Cross, Gary L. HB 7464/9/2013 HCS Voted Do Pass (H)
  1911L.01I - Creates the Innovation Education Campus Fund and recognizes the University of Central Missouri's Missouri Innovation Campus
HB50Lair, Mike HB 503/27/2013 HCS Voted Do Pass (H)
  0326L.01I - Changes the laws regarding the classification of a school district as unaccredited and the lapse of the district's corporate organization
HB56Thomson, Mike HB 562/19/2013 HCS Voted Do Pass (H)
  0538L.01I - Establishes the Career and Technical Education Student Protection Act and the Career and Technical Education Board to oversee and coordinate career and technical education and student organizations' activities
HB603Jones, Timothy HB 6035/1/2013 Public Hearing Scheduled, Bill not Heard (H)
  1491L.02I - Establishes intervention options for struggling schools
HB179Koenig, Andrew HCS HB 1793/6/2013 Referred: Rules
  0440L.02C - Specifies that the State Board of Education and other public school entities must encourage students to explore scientific questions and assist teaching strengths and weakneses of scientific theories of biological or chemical evolution
HB616Bahr, Kurt HB 6164/18/2013 Rules - Reported Do Pass (H)
  0394L.01I - Prohibits the State Board of Education from adopting and implementing the standards for public schools developed by the Common Core Standards Initiative
HB458Scharnhorst, Dwight HCS HB 4585/7/2013 Perfected with Amendments (H)
  0091L.03P - Establishes Bryce's Law which authorizes a tax credit for donations to a scholarship-granting organization for special needs students if it is not claimed on a federal income tax return
SB18Cox, Stanley HCS SB 185/2/2013 Rules - Reported Do Pass (H)
  0072H.02C - Requires agencies to track federal fund usage, requires political subdivisions and charter schools to disclose indebtedness, requires the Governor to report withholdings, and removes the Auditor from the Board of Fund Commissioners
SB210Bahr, Kurt HCS SS SCS SB 2105/17/2013 Reported to the Senate with... (H)
  1218L.07C - Requires the Department of Elementary and Secondary Education to hold public meetings in each congressional district on the Common Core State Standards
HB631Elmer, Kevin HCS#2 HB 6314/10/2013 Perfection Defeated (H)
  1246L.05C - Changes the laws regarding the employment and evaluation of teachers.
HB388Swan, Kathryn SCS HCS HB 3885/15/2013 Placed on Informal Calendar
  1176S.04C - 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
HB76Rowland, Lyle SCS HCS HB 765/17/2013 Placed on Informal Calendar
  0477S.04C - Changes the laws regarding the penalty for a school district that fails to meet Missouri School Improvement Program standards in a fiscal year in which the school is specifically underfunded
HB727Grisamore, Jeff SCS HCS HB 7275/16/2013 Referred: Senate Governmental Accountability and Fiscal Oversight
  1482S.06C - Changes the laws regarding services for individuals with disabilities
HB134Allen, Sue SCS HCS HB 1345/13/2013 Placed on Informal Calendar
  0848S.04C - Changes the laws regarding bullying in schools and establishes specific components that a district must include in its antibullying policy
HB675Grisamore, Jeff HCS HB 6757/3/2013 Delivered to Secretary of State (G)
  1485L.03T - Establishes Cade's Law, requires the training of school employees in the care needed for students with diabetes, and establishes curriculum and certification requirements for school resource officers