Bill Text - HB142 (2013)

Relative to teacher evaluation systems.


Revision: May 6, 2013, midnight

HB 142 – AS AMENDED BY THE SENATE

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2013 SESSION

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HOUSE BILL 142

AN ACT relative to teacher evaluation systems.

SPONSORS: Rep. Ladd, Graf 4; Rep. Boehm, Hills 20; Rep. Graham, Hills 7; Rep. Jasper, Hills 37

COMMITTEE: Education

AMENDED ANALYSIS

This bill provides that a school board shall adopt a teacher performance evaluation policy, with the involvement of teachers and principals.

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Explanation: Matter added to current law appears in bold italics.

Matter removed from current law appears [in brackets and struckthrough.]

Matter which is either (a) all new or (b) repealed and reenacted appears in regular type.

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STATE OF NEW HAMPSHIRE

In the Year of Our Lord Two Thousand Thirteen

AN ACT relative to teacher evaluation systems.

Be it Enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives in General Court convened:

1 New Paragraph; School Boards; Duty to Provide Education. Amend RSA 189:1-a by inserting after paragraph II the following new paragraph:

III. School boards shall adopt a teacher performance evaluation policy, with the involvement of teachers and principals, for use in the school district. A school board may consider any resources it deems reasonable and appropriate, including any resources that may be provided by the state department of education. In this paragraph, “teacher” shall have the same meaning as in RSA¬†189:14-a, V.

2 Effective Date. This act shall take effect 60 days after its passage.

LBAO

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Amended 05/06/13

HB 142 FISCAL NOTE

AN ACT relative to teacher evaluation systems.

FISCAL IMPACT:

    The Office of Legislative Budget Assistant is unable to complete a fiscal note for this bill, as amended by the Senate (Amendment #2013-1518s), as it is awaiting information from the Department of Education. When completed, the fiscal note will be forwarded to the House Clerk's Office.

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