SB0806

Find a 2015 Bill:

2015 Regular Session

 

Entitled:

State Board of Education - High School Assessment - Government

Sponsored by:

Senator Simonaire

Status:

In the Senate - Hearing 3/18 at 1:00 p.m.


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:Senators Simonaire, Bates, Cassilly, Hough, Kagan, Montgomery, Nathan-Pulliam, Norman, Salling, Waugh, and Young
Additional Facts:Cross-filed with: HB1200
Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): October 1, 2015
Committee(s):
Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs  View Committee Hearing
Broad Subject(s):Primary and Secondary Education
Education - Miscellaneous
Narrow Subject(s):Assessments
Education, State Board of
Examinations
Public Schools
Students
Statutes:Article - Education
(7-205.1)

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November 20, 2015 7:26 P.M.