School boards; annual workforce summit. (HB1953)

Introduced By

Del. Charles Poindexter (R-Glade Hill)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


School boards; annual workforce summit. Requires each local school board to annually host a workforce summit at which members of the local business community, including representatives from the local chamber of commerce or other similar organization, shall provide information on the workforce skills necessary to meet the workforce demands of the local business community and suggest strategies and approaches by which elementary and secondary schools can better foster such skills alone or in cooperation with local business entities. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Failed


01/13/2015Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/14/15 15102454D
01/13/2015Referred to Committee on Education
01/23/2015Assigned Education sub: Elementary and Secondary Education
01/28/2015Subcommittee recommends laying on the table
02/10/2015Left in Education


This bill was discussed on the floor of the General Assembly. Below is all of the video that we have of that discussion, 1 clip in all, totaling 55 seconds.