HB 620 - AS AMENDED BY THE SENATE
HOUSE BILL 620
SPONSORS: Rep. Ladd, Graf. 4; Rep. Cordelli, Carr. 4; Rep. V. Sullivan, Hills. 16; Rep. Barry, Hills. 21; Rep. Weyler, Rock. 13; Rep. McGuire, Merr. 29; Rep. Hinch, Hills. 21; Rep. Seidel, Hills. 28; Sen. Giuda, Dist 2; Sen. Reagan, Dist 17; Sen. Avard, Dist 12
This bill allows rules designed to implement federal law to exceed the minimum requirements of federal law but requires that such rules take into account the fiscal impact on the local school district. The bill also provides that a school shall be deemed to be providing the opportunity for an adequate education for the 2017-2018 school year if the school furnishes evidence that it has initiated the process of obtaining full accreditation from the New England Association of Schools and Colleges.
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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Matter which is either (a) all new or (b) repealed and reenacted appears in regular type.
8Mar2017... 0423h 17-0314
8Mar2017... 0768h 04/01
STATE OF NEW HAMPSHIRE
In the Year of Our Lord Two Thousand Seventeen
Be it Enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives in General Court convened:
186:6 Compliance With Federal Provisions.
I. The state board may also make the [regulations] rules necessary to enable the state to comply with the provisions of any law of the United States intended to promote vocational or other education, to abolish illiteracy and Americanize immigrants, to equalize educational opportunities, to provide special education to children with disabilities, to promote physical health and recreation, and to provide an adequate supply of trained teachers. Proposed rules designed to implement federal law may exceed the minimum requirements of federal law, however such rules shall take into account the fiscal impact and administrative burdens on the local school district.
II. This section shall only apply to rules adopted on or after the effective date of this section.
2 School Accreditation; 2017-2018 School Year. A school that furnishes the commissioner of the department of education with evidence that it has initiated the process of obtaining full accreditation from the New England Association of Schools and Colleges on or before the effective date of this act, shall be deemed to be in compliance with the provisions of RSA 193-E:3-b, I(a)-(b) for the 2017-2018 school year.
|Feb. 14, 2017||House||Hearing|
|Feb. 22, 2017||House||Exec Session|
|March 8, 2017||House||Floor Vote|
|April 4, 2017||Senate||Hearing|
|April 20, 2017||Senate||Floor Vote|
|June 15, 2017||Senate||Floor Vote|
|June 22, 2017||Senate||Floor Vote|
|Jan. 5, 2017||Introduced 01/05/2017 and referred to Education HJ 3 P. 22|
|Feb. 14, 2017||Public Hearing: 02/14/2017 10:00 AM LOB 207|
|Feb. 20, 2017||==CANCELLED== Executive Session: 02/20/2017 10:00 AM LOB 207|
|Feb. 22, 2017||==RESCHEDULED== Executive Session: 02/22/2017 09:30 AM LOB 207|
|March 8, 2017||Majority Committee Report: Ought to Pass with Amendment # 2017-0423h for 03/08/2017 (Vote 10-8; RC)|
|Minority Committee Report: Inexpedient to Legislate|
|March 8, 2017||Amendment # 2017-0423h: AA VV 03/08/2017 HJ 9 P. 75|
|March 8, 2017||FLAM # 2017-0768h (Rep. Ladd): AA VV 03/08/2017 HJ 9 P. 76|
|March 8, 2017||Ought to Pass with Amendment 0423h and 0768h: MA RC 335-18 03/08/2017 HJ 9 P. 76|
|March 9, 2017||Introduced 03/09/2017 and Referred to Education; SJ 9|
|April 4, 2017||Hearing: 04/04/2017, Room 103, LOB, 10:00 am; SC 17|
|April 20, 2017||Committee Report: Ought to Pass with Amendment # 2017-1363s, 04/20/2017; Vote 5-0; CC; SC 19|
|April 20, 2017||Sen. Ward Moved to Remove HB 620 from the Consent Calendar; 04/20/2017; SJ 14|
|April 20, 2017||Committee Amendment # 2017-1363s, AA, VV; 04/20/2017; SJ 14|
|April 20, 2017||Sen. Ward Floor Amendment # 2017-1475s, RC 14Y-9N, AA; 04/20/2017; SJ 14|
|April 20, 2017||Ought to Pass with Amendments 2017-1363s, and 2017-1475s, RC 14Y-9N, MA; OT3rdg; 04/20/2017; SJ 14|
|June 8, 2017||House Non-Concurs with Senate Amendment 1363s and 1475s and Requests CofC (Rep. Ladd): MA VV 06/08/2017 HJ 18 P. 2|
|June 8, 2017||Speaker Appoints: Reps. Ladd, T. Wolf, Weyler, Shaw 06/08/2017 HJ 18 P. 2|
|June 8, 2017||Sen. Reagan Accedes to House Request for Committee of Conference, MA, VV; 06/08/2017; SJ 19|
|June 8, 2017||President Appoints: Senators Reagan, Ward, Watters; 06/08/2017; SJ 19|
|June 13, 2017||Conference Committee Meeting: 06/13/2017 02:00 PM LOB 207|
|June 15, 2017||Conference Committee Report Filed, # 2017-2330c; 06/15/2017|
|June 22, 2017||Conference Committee Report # 2017-2330c, Failed, VV; 06/22/2017; SJ 20|