Find a 2017 Bill:

2017 Regular Session



Public Schools - Length of School Year Adjustment - State of Emergency

Sponsored by:

Senator King


In the House - Hearing 3/21 at 1:00 p.m.

Synopsis:Authorizing a county board of education to adjust the length of the school year for up to 5 school days without applying for a specified waiver if normal school attendance is prevented because of conditions that require the Governor to declare a state of emergency; and prohibiting education funding from specified sources from being reduced under specified circumstances.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note
All Sponsors:Senators King, DeGrange, Feldman, Guzzone, Kagan, Lee, Madaleno, Manno, Peters, Smith, Young, and Zucker
Additional Facts:Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): July 1, 2017
Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs  View Committee HearingWays and Means  View Committee Hearing
Broad Subject(s):Primary and Secondary Education
Narrow Subject(s):Counties -see also- Chartered Counties; Code Counties
Education, Boards of
Public Schools
Statutes:Article - Education

How a Bill Becomes Law

Legislative Lingo

Explanation of Floor Motions and Actions

November 28, 2017 1:09 P.M.