HB0452 (CH0421)

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2015 Regular Session



Commission to Review Maryland's Use of Assessments and Testing in Public Schools

Sponsored by:

Delegate Ebersole


Approved by the Governor - Chapter 421

Synopsis:Establishing the Commission to Review Maryland's Use of Assessments and Testing in Public Schools; requiring the Commission to make recommendations regarding specified matters; requiring the Commission, on or before July 1, 2016, to report its findings to specified entities; requiring the State Department of Education to survey and assess specified data relating to local, State, and federally mandated assessments; requiring the Department to report specified results to the State Board of Education; etc.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note (Revised)
All Sponsors:Delegates Ebersole, Afzali, Atterbeary, Barkley, Cassilly, Cullison, Davis, Fraser-Hidalgo, Hill, Hixson, Hornberger, C. Howard, Jalisi, Kaiser, Kelly, Kipke, Krimm, Lafferty, Lam, Lisanti, Luedtke, McComas, McCray, McDonough, Metzgar, Moon, Oaks, Pendergrass, Platt, Reilly, Reznik, Shoemaker, Sydnor, Szeliga, Tarlau, Turner, Waldstreicher, A. Washington, and M. Washington
Additional Facts:Cross-filed with: SB0497
Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): June 1, 2015
Creates a Task Force or Commission
Ways and Means  View Committee HearingEducation, Health, and Environmental Affairs
Broad Subject(s):Primary and Secondary Education
Narrow Subject(s):Assessments
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October 24, 2017 4:42 P.M.