HB1200

Find a 2015 Bill:

2015 Regular Session

 

Entitled:

State Board of Education - High School Assessment - Government

Sponsored by:

Delegate Kittleman

Status:

In the House - First Reading House Rules and Executive Nominations


Synopsis:Requiring the State Board of Education to include in the graduation requirements for public high schools a requirement that each student take a standardized government high school assessment; requiring, beginning with the 2016-2017 school year, the government high school assessment to include at least 10 of the 100 questions used for the civics portion of the naturalization test administered by the U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services; etc.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note
All Sponsors:Delegates Kittleman, Afzali, Flanagan, McDonough, Metzgar, Reilly, Shoemaker, and Simonaire
Additional Facts:Cross-filed with: SB0806
Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): October 1, 2015
Committee(s):
Rules and Executive Nominations
Broad Subject(s):Primary and Secondary Education
Education - Miscellaneous
Narrow Subject(s):Assessments
Education, State Board of
Examinations
Public Schools
Students
Statutes:Article - Education
(7-205.4)
Article - Labor and Employment
(11-807, 11-808)

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November 20, 2015 7:22 P.M.