HB180 (2018) Detail

Requiring postsecondary education institutions to compile and submit reports on remedial education courses.


HB 180 - AS INTRODUCED

 

 

2017 SESSION

17-0382

04/06

 

HOUSE BILL 180

 

AN ACT requiring postsecondary education institutions to compile and submit reports on remedial education courses.

 

SPONSORS: Rep. Hill, Merr. 3; Rep. Wells, Merr. 25; Rep. Pearl, Merr. 26; Sen. Avard, Dist 12; Sen. French, Dist 7

 

COMMITTEE: Education

 

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ANALYSIS

 

This bill requires postsecondary education institutions to collect additional information on pupils taking remedial courses and requires the department of education to make the reports containing such information available to the public on its website.

 

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Matter which is either (a) all new or (b) repealed and reenacted appears in regular type.

17-0382

04/06

 

STATE OF NEW HAMPSHIRE

 

In the Year of Our Lord Two Thousand Seventeen

 

AN ACT requiring postsecondary education institutions to compile and submit reports on remedial education courses.

 

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

 

1  Delivery of an Adequate Education; Remedial Education Reports.  Amend RSA 193-E:3, VI(a) to read as follows:

(a)  Annually, beginning with the [2011-2012] 2017-2018 school year, each postsecondary institution as defined in RSA 193-E:4 shall submit a report, which shall not include any personally identifiable information such as, but not limited to, name, gender, or social security number, to the speaker of the house of representatives, the senate president, the members of the house and senate standing committees with jurisdiction over education, and the commissioner of the department of education containing information on indicators in the following areas:

(1)  Remedial education courses, including:

(A)  The number of courses offered.

(B)  The areas of study of such courses.

(C)  The number of pupils enrolled in each course.

(D)  The number and percentage of freshman pupils who require remediation.

(E)  The number of pupils who did not qualify for such courses.

(F)  The number of pupils who have been in remedial classes for more than one year.

(G)  The number and percentage of pupils who successfully complete remedial courses in their first attempt and then go on to graduate.

(H)  The total cost of providing such remedial courses.

(I)  The additional cost, if any, for remedial courses charged to the pupil or parents of a pupil.

(J)  The name and location of all previous high schools, public, private, or home school, attended by pupils enrolled in remedial courses.

(2)  Entry, withdrawal, and transfers.

(3)  Degrees and certificates granted.

2  Delivery of an Adequate Education.  Amend RSA 193-E:3, VI(b) to read as follows:

(b)  The department of education shall integrate all data collected into the data warehouse.  The department of education shall have access to data solely to conduct studies, track and report annual and longitudinal pupil outcomes, and improve postsecondary readiness, retention, and articulation between educational institutions.  The department of education shall make the information collected under subparagraph (a) available to the public on its website.  

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

Links

HB180 at GenCourtMobile

Action Dates

Date Body Type
Jan. 11, 2017 House Hearing
Feb. 8, 2017 House Exec Session
Nov. 8, 2017 House Exec Session
Jan. 3, 2018 House Floor Vote

Bill Text Revisions

HB180 Revision: 2399 Date: Jan. 30, 2017, 12:30 p.m.

Docket

Date Status
Jan. 4, 2017 Introduced 01/04/2017 and referred to Education HJ 2 P. 19
Jan. 11, 2017 Public Hearing: 01/11/2017 01:30 PM LOB 207
Feb. 8, 2017 Executive Session: 02/08/2017 09:30 AM LOB 207
Retained in Committee
May 16, 2017 Retained Bill Subcommittee Work Session: 05/16/2017 12:30 PM LOB 207
Sept. 7, 2017 Retained Bill Subcommittee Work Session: 09/07/2017 10:00 AM LOB 207
Sept. 20, 2017 Retained Bill Subcommittee Work Session: 09/20/2017 10:00 AM LOB 208
Oct. 10, 2017 Retained Bill Subcommittee Work Session: 10/10/2017 01:00 PM LOB 207
Nov. 8, 2017 Retained Bill Subcommittee Work Session: 11/08/2017 09:00 AM LOB 207
Nov. 8, 2017 Executive Session: 11/08/2017 09:30 AM LOB 207
Jan. 3, 2018 Committee Report: Inexpedient to Legislate for 01/03/2018 (Vote 18-0; CC)
Jan. 3, 2018 Inexpedient to Legislate: MA VV 01/03/2018 HJ 1 P. 32