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EDUCATION COMMITTEE - SENATE


ISP/IR Referred to Committee


Interim Study Proposals

ID
Requestor
Topic
Status
-2015-183
Sponsor: B. King
REQUESTING THE ARKANSAS LEGISLATIVE COUNCIL DIRECT THE SENATE COMMITTEE ON EDUCATION TO CONDUCT A STUDY TO EXAMINE THE NECESSITY OF THE STATE OF ARKANSAS' OPERATING TWO (2) LAW SCHOOLS.
-2015-166
Sponsor: B. King
TO REMOVE REMEDIATION AS A FUNCTION OF INSTITUTIONS OF HIGHER EDUCATION; TO TRANSFER HIGHER EDUCATION REMEDIATION FUNDING TO OTHER STATE ENTITIES; TO DECLARE AN EMERGENCY.
-2015-100
Sponsor: Elliott
TO AMEND PROVISIONS OF THE ARKANSAS CODE CONCERNING A SYSTEM-WIDE ASSESSMENT OF UNDERSERVED GEOGRAPHIC AREAS.
-2015-098
Sponsor: A. Clark
TO AMEND PROVISIONS OF THE ARKANSAS CODE CONCERNING PUBLIC SCHOOL ASSESSMENT AND TESTING.
-2015-097
Sponsor: Rapert
TO REQUIRE A STUDENT TO PASS THE UNITED STATES CITIZENSHIP CIVICS TEST PRODUCED BY THE UNITED STATES CITIZENSHIP AND IMMIGRATIONS SERVICES BEFORE HE OR SHE RECEIVES A DIPLOMA FROM A PUBLIC SCHOOL OR A GENERAL EDUCATION DIPLOMA
-2015-094
Sponsor: Elliott
TO AMEND THE PURPOSES FOR NATIONAL SCHOOL LUNCH STATE CATEGORICAL FUNDING; AND TO SUPPORT PUBLIC SCHOOL PROGRAMS THAT IMPROVE THE HEALTH AND WELL-BEING OF PUBLIC SCHOOL STUDENTS.
-2015-040
Sponsor: A. Clark
TO ALLOW THE ARKANSAS SCHOOL FOR THE BLIND AND THE ARKANSAS SCHOOL FOR THE DEAF TO RECEIVE FUNDS FROM THE PUBLIC SCHOOL FUND, INCLUDING PER-STUDENT FOUNDATION FUNDING.
-2015-009
Sponsor: J. Woods
REQUESTING THE ARKANSAS LEGISLATIVE COUNCIL DIRECT THE SENATE COMMITTEE ON EDUCATION TO CONDUCT A STUDY OF POSSIBLE STATE REGULATION OF INTERSCHOLASTIC ACTIVITIES IN LIEU OF REGULATION BY THE ARKANSAS ACTIVITIES ASSOCIATION.