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Education - Accountability Program - Assessments (More Learning, Less Testing Act of 2017)

Sponsored by:

Delegate Luedtke


Veto sustained (0-140)

Synopsis:Requiring the State Board of Education to develop, in collaboration with specified entities and individuals, a specified middle school level social studies assessment for implementation in the 2019-2020 school year; requiring the State Board, in collaboration with specified entities and individuals, to redesign the high school level social studies assessment for implementation in the 2018-2019 school year; requiring specified county boards to establish on or before specified dates a District Committee on Assessments; etc.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note (Revised)
All Sponsors:Delegates Luedtke, Atterbeary, Barkley, D. Barnes, Beidle, Carey, Cullison, Ebersole, Gaines, Gutierrez, Hettleman, Hixson, Knotts, Korman, Lam, Morales, Patterson, Queen, Reznik, Robinson, Waldstreicher, M. Washington, and Tarlau
Additional Facts:Cross-filed with: SB0452
Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): June 1, 2017
Bill imposes a local government mandate which is a directive in a bill requiring a local government unit to perform a task or assume a responsibility that has a discernible fiscal impact on the local government unit
Ways and Means  View Committee HearingEducation, Health, and Environmental Affairs
Broad Subject(s):Primary and Secondary Education
Narrow Subject(s):Assessments
Committees and Commissions -see also- Political Committees
Contracts -see also- Land Installment Contracts; Procurement
Counties -see also- Chartered Counties; Code Counties
Education, Boards of
Education -see also- Driver Ed; Higher Ed; Special Ed; etc
Education, State Board of
Electronic Government -see also- Electronic Communication
Public Schools
Rules and Regulations
Statutes:Article - Education

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January 11, 2018 7:30 A.M.