Standards of Quality; increased positions for students having limited English proficiency. (SB567)

Introduced By

Sen. Dick Saslaw (D-Springfield)

Progress

Introduced
Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law

Description

Standards of Quality; LEP teachers. Increases from 17 to 30 the number of full-time equivalent instructional positions for each 1,000 students identified as having limited English proficiency. Read the Bill »

Outcome

Bill Has Failed

History

DateAction
01/09/2008Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/09/08 080079324
01/09/2008Referred to Committee on Education and Health
01/17/2008Rereferred from Education and Health (13-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/17/2008Rereferred to Finance
01/24/2008Impact statement from DPB (SB567)
02/13/2008Left in Finance

Comments

CG2 Consulting, tracking this bill in Photosynthesis, notes:

This is a positive bill that will relieve some of the fiscal stress on localities with larger numbers of students with limited English proficiency.