ELEMENTARY AND SECONDARY EDUCATION, DEPT. OF
Missouri House of Representatives
93rd General Assembly, 1st Regular Session (2005)
Bills Indexed by Subject
ELEMENTARY AND SECONDARY EDUCATION, DEPT. OF


HB 34 --- Sponsor: Davis, Cynthia L. --- CoSponsor: Cunningham, Jane
Eliminates the requirement that course materials and instruction on human sexuality and sexually transmitted diseases include discussion of contraception methods
HB 35 --- Sponsor: Davis, Cynthia L. --- CoSponsor: Emery, Edgar G. H.
Requires that all biology textbooks sold to the public schools of the State of Missouri have one or more chapters containing a critical analysis of origins
HB 51 --- Sponsor: Johnson, Rick
Changes the laws regarding school district transportation and busing services
HB 55 --- Sponsor: Johnson, Robert Thane --- CoSponsor: Dusenberg, Gary
Revises certain calculations in the school funding formula
HB 79 --- Sponsor: Bland, Craig C.
Requires accreditation of charter schools
HB 81 --- Sponsor: Bland, Craig C.
Requires the State Board of Education to establish a coordinated health program board to prevent student obesity, cardiovascular disease, and type II diabetes
HB 128 --- Sponsor: Bivins, Walt --- CoSponsor: Lembke, Jim
Revises the School Foundation Formula
HB 129 --- Sponsor: Bivins, Walt --- CoSponsor: Lembke, Jim
Adds a Consumer Price Index inflation adjustment to the state aid amount for hold-harmless school districts
HB 136 --- Sponsor: Jackson, Jack
Repeals obsolete statutes regarding education
HB 185 --- Sponsor: Cunningham, Mike
Establishes a scholarship program for the survivors of veterans killed or injured in action after September 11, 2001
HB 258 --- Sponsor: Cunningham, Jane
Repeals the requirement that school districts conduct an annual census of children with disabilities up to age 21 that reside in their school district
HB 276 --- Sponsor: Cunningham, Jane
Changes the laws regarding special education to comply with the federal Individuals with Disabilities Education Act (IDEA)
HB 282 --- Sponsor: Whorton, James --- CoSponsor: Guest, Jim
Establishes inclement weather exceptions for mandatory days of school attendance
HB 295 --- Sponsor: Jetton, Rod --- CoSponsor: Pearce, David
Requires all children enrolling in kindergarten, first grade, or a Head Start program to receive a vision examination
HB 297 --- Sponsor: Pearce, David
Changes the laws regarding elementary and secondary education
HB 328 --- Sponsor: Baker, Brian --- CoSponsor: Wilson, Kevin
Prohibits public institutions that receive state funds from adopting a discrimination policy that exceeds current federal protections against discrimination
HB 411 --- Sponsor: Denison, Charles W. "Charlie" --- CoSponsor: Wilson, Larry
Allows the hiring of a retired teacher to work between 550 and 800 hours without losing his or her benefits under the Public School Retirement System
HB 541 --- Sponsor: Henke, Wayne J. --- CoSponsor: Swinger, Terry
Requires the Department of Revenue to award fee office contracts to school districts or individual organizations through bidding with the revenue going to the school districts in the county of the fee office
HB 584 --- Sponsor: Lager, Brad
Changes the laws regarding the Career Ladder Program for teachers
HB 679 --- Sponsor: Kraus, Will --- CoSponsor: Yates, Brian David
Requires the State Board of Education and local school boards to adopt a policy that encourages effective involvement by parents in support of the education of their children
HB 761 --- Sponsor: Donnelly, Margaret --- CoSponsor: Jolly, Cathy
Establishes a quality rating system for child care facilities operating in Missouri
HB 769 --- Sponsor: Page, Sam
Requires, beginning with the 2005-2006 school year, that every school bus must be equipped with seat belts
HB 771 --- Sponsor: Baker, Brian --- CoSponsor: Bearden, Carl
Changes the laws regarding the state education funding formula
HB 795 --- Sponsor: Aull, Joe --- CoSponsor: Dougherty, Curt
Clarifies that any city or political subdivision that has purchased property from a school district for public use can sell or use the property for any purpose after 25 years from the purchase
HB 825 --- Sponsor: Chinn, Kathy L. --- CoSponsor: Black, Lanie
Establishes the Founding Documents Protection Act which allows school boards to permit teachers to read excerpts from certain documents related to history, patriotism, and civil rights
HB 837 --- Sponsor: Brown, Michael R. --- CoSponsor: Denison, Charles W. "Charlie"
Authorizes a tax credit for employers who hire certain high school students for summer jobs
HB 842 --- Sponsor: Sanders Brooks, Sharon
Changes the laws regarding charter schools
HB 843 --- Sponsor: Lampe, Sara --- CoSponsor: Fraser, Barbara
Defines bullying in schools and prohibits school employees, volunteers, or students from bullying a student while on school property
HB 873 --- Sponsor: Corcoran, Michael George --- CoSponsor: Darrough, Bruce
Allows certain school districts to provide transportation to students who live less than one mile from school and be reimbursed by the state if unsafe traffic situations can be demonstrated
HB 896 --- Sponsor: Aull, Joe
Changes the laws regarding school funding and the calculation of state aid
HB 900 --- Sponsor: Fraser, Barbara
Changes the types of facilities for children that are exempt from the licensure requirements of the Department of Social Services
HB 913 --- Sponsor: Aull, Joe --- CoSponsor: Lampe, Sara
Requires the reporting of a school district's operating fund balances and other related information
HB 919 --- Sponsor: Baker, Brian
Requires the State Board of Education to establish a virtual public school
HB 922 --- Sponsor: Quinn, John --- CoSponsor: Wallace, Maynard
Makes eligibility for a driver's license for persons between the ages of 15 and 18 contingent on acceptable Missouri Assessment Program scores
HB 924 --- Sponsor: Wallace, Maynard --- CoSponsor: Aull, Joe
Expands liability protection for school employees and volunteers
HB 937 --- Sponsor: Kraus, Will --- CoSponsor: Chappelle-Nadal, Maria
Prohibits "bullying" in schools and requires school districts to adopt policies prohibiting harassment, intimidation, and bullying
HB 941 --- Sponsor: Stefanick, Jodi A.
Freezes tuition rates from the time undergraduates enter a Missouri college until they graduate
HB 942 --- Sponsor: Baker, Judy --- CoSponsor: Walton, Juanita Head
Requires school districts to develop written policies on food choices in its schools
HB 945 --- Sponsor: Corcoran, Michael George
Requires that fines and forfeitures collected in prosecutions involving methamphetamine be allocated to the school districts in the county in which the prosecution was conducted
HB 946 --- Sponsor: Cunningham, Jane
Changes the laws regarding school attire
HCR 21 --- Sponsor: Bearden, Carl --- CoSponsor: Schlottach, Charles
Supports policies to ensure a healthy school environment by increasing the physical education requirements in schools.
HCR 24 --- Sponsor: Bowman, John L. --- CoSponsor: Robb, Ed
Encourages high school course work in personal finance economics.
HCR 25 --- Sponsor: Schlottach, Charles --- CoSponsor: Bearden, Carl
Supports policies to ensure a healthy school environment by increasing the physical education requirements in schools.
HJR 26 --- Sponsor: Quinn, John
Proposes a constitutional amendment directing one-half of the conservation sales tax revenue to the Public School Fund
SB 102 --- Sponsor: Bartle, Matt
Certain school districts shall be reimbursed fully for costs associated with offering certain special educational services
SB 136 --- Sponsor: Champion, Norma
Permits certain school districts a waiver from DESE allowing the district to choose its own accreditation standards
SB 161 --- Sponsor: Gross, Charles
Establishes the "Founding Documents Protection Act"
SB 173 --- Sponsor: Scott, Delbert
Creates a graduated increase in payments to sheltered workshops and alters bidding preferences for products and services from sheltered workshops
SB 184 --- Sponsor: Coleman, Maida
Imposes a surcharge on certain felony court proceedings to fund certain school-related programs
SB 214 --- Sponsor: Scott, Delbert
Each child enrolled in kindergarten or first grade to receive comprehensive vision examinations
SB 254 --- Sponsor: Engler, Kevin
Criminalizes distribution and possession of certain prescription medications on school property
SB 285 --- Sponsor: Clemens, Dan
Certain school districts may resume participation in the career ladder program at the same matching level for which the district qualified during its last year of participation
SB 287 --- Sponsor: Shields, Charles W.
Transitions the state away from a tax-rate driven education funding formula to a student-needs based education funding formula
SB 330 --- Sponsor: Coleman, Maida
Imposes a surcharge on certain felony court proceedings to fund certain school-related programs
SB 333 --- Sponsor: Green, Timothy P.
Adopts an air quality program for schools, lays out the procedures, and includes reporting provisions
SB 455 --- Sponsor: Loudon, John
Relating to charter schools
SB 475 --- Sponsor: Kennedy, Harry
An Act relating to state aid for certain at-risk students
SB 480 --- Sponsor: Shields, Charles W.
An Act relating to effective involvement by parents and families in support of their children's education
SB 481 --- Sponsor: Shields, Charles W.
Alters policies regarding public school special education services
SB 515 --- Sponsor: Taylor, Larry Gene
Specifies that the summer school add-on shall only apply when the summer school program is run directly by the district.

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