HB1412 (2020) Detail

Requiring secondary schools to grant educational credit for certain courses completed.


HB 1412 - AS INTRODUCED

 

 

2020 SESSION

20-2227

06/04

 

HOUSE BILL 1412

 

AN ACT requiring secondary schools to grant educational credit for certain courses completed.

 

SPONSORS: Rep. McGuire, Merr. 29; Rep. Cordelli, Carr. 4; Rep. Ladd, Graf. 4; Rep. Hill, Merr. 3; Sen. Watters, Dist 4

 

COMMITTEE: Education

 

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ANALYSIS

 

This bill requires secondary schools to grant credit for coursework or programs completed at other approved schools.  This bill also requires the school to give written notice to a student, his or her parent, and the state board of education if such credit is not given.

 

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Matter which is either (a) all new or (b) repealed and reenacted appears in regular type.

20-2227

06/04

 

STATE OF NEW HAMPSHIRE

 

In the Year of Our Lord Two Thousand Twenty

 

AN ACT requiring secondary schools to grant educational credit for certain courses completed.

 

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

 

1  New Section; Adequate Public Education; Approval of Coursework.  Amend RSA 193-E by inserting after section 3-e the following new section:

193-E:3-f  Approval of Coursework.  

I.  The principal or other administrator shall grant credit toward high school graduation for courses and programs completed at other approved schools.  For the purposes of this section, approved schools include all New Hampshire public schools, including chartered public schools, and public academies, and all schools in Vermont and Maine that are members of an interstate school district with schools in New Hampshire.

II.  The principal or other administrator shall give written notice to the student, his or her parents or guardian, and the state board of education if less than full credit is given for a course or program under paragraph I.

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

Links

HB1412 at GenCourtMobile
HB1412 Discussion

Action Dates

Date Body Type
Jan. 16, 2020 House Hearing
Jan. 30, 2020 House Exec Session
House Floor Vote
Feb. 19, 2020 House Floor Vote

Bill Text Revisions

HB1412 Revision: 7046 Date: Dec. 3, 2019, 8:45 a.m.

Docket

Date Status
Jan. 8, 2020 Introduced 01/08/2020 and referred to Education HJ 1 P. 21
Jan. 16, 2020 Public Hearing: 01/16/2020 11:15 am LOB 207
Jan. 30, 2020 Executive Session: 01/30/2020 01:00 pm LOB 207
Majority Committee Report: Inexpedient to Legislate (Vote 12-8; RC)
Feb. 19, 2020 Majority Committee Report: Inexpedient to Legislate for 02/19/2020 (Vote 12-8; RC) HC 7 P. 30
Minority Committee Report: Ought to Pass
Feb. 20, 2020 Inexpedient to Legislate: MA DV 198-146 02/20/2020 HJ 5 P. 10