Bills Sponsored By Committee

Education (S)

Bill Bill Title
SF 138 A bill for an act relating to incentives for whole grade sharing and school district reorganization or dissolution. (Formerly SSB 1032; See SF 602.)
SF 139 A bill for an act relating to a financial literacy requirement under the state’s educational standards. (Formerly SSB 1029.) Effective 7-1-19.
SF 140 A bill for an act relating to special minor’s driver’s licenses for students attending accredited nonpublic schools. (Formerly SSB 1033.) Effective 7-1-19.
SF 159 A bill for an act relating to assessment scores set by the department of education for successful completion of a practitioner preparation program and for initial teacher licensure and providing for related matters. (Formerly SSB 1031.) Effective 7-1-19.
SF 160 A bill for an act relating to recommendations regarding school building emergency operations plans. (Formerly SSB 1042.)
SF 167 A bill for an act relating to eligibility for the health care loan repayment program. (Formerly SSB 1030.)
SF 188 A bill for an act prohibiting a governing board of a public college or university from adopting or enforcing any policy or rule that prohibits a person from carrying, transporting, or possessing a dangerous weapon producing a nonprojectile high-voltage pulse designed to immobilize a person in the buildings or on the grounds of such a college or university. (Formerly SF 120.) Effective 7-1-19.
SF 199 A bill for an act relating to voluntary diversity plans under the state’s open enrollment law. (Formerly SSB 1034.)
SF 209 A bill for an act to require school districts and accredited nonpublic schools to offer high school students an opportunity to take the United States citizenship and immigration services naturalization civics test, and including applicability provisions. (Formerly SSB 1043.)
SF 245 A bill for an act relating to eligibility and reporting requirements for the skilled workforce shortage tuition grant program. (Formerly SSB 1051.) Effective 7-1-19.
SF 246 A bill for an act relating to requirements for eligibility under the all Iowa opportunity scholarship program. (Formerly SSB 1052.) Effective 7-1-19.
SF 274 A bill for an act relating to speech and expression at public institutions of higher education, providing for remedies, and including effective date provisions. (Formerly SSB 1099.) Effective 3-27-19.
SF 316 A bill for an act requesting the establishment of a special education interim study committee. (Formerly SF 206.)
SF 319 A bill for an act relating to peace officers and retired peace officers who provide street or highway driving instruction. (Formerly SF 207.) Effective 7-1-19.
SF 376 A bill for an act relating to the health education requirement for grades nine through twelve under the education standards. (Formerly SF 270.)
SF 394 A bill for an act relating to requirements school districts and accredited nonpublic schools must meet to provide distance learning classes that meet the requirements of Iowa’s education program. (Formerly SSB 1165.) Effective 7-1-19.
SF 437 A bill for an act relating to academic eligibility standards for public school students participating in school-approved activities. (Formerly SF 287.)
SF 438 A bill for an act relating to the responsibilities and authority of school districts or school corporations, accredited nonpublic schools, area education agencies, community colleges, and board of regents institutions, and including effective date provisions. (Formerly SSB 1190.)
SF 439 A bill for an act relating to the burden of proof in certain judicial proceedings involving school boards and rules adopted by the department of education. (Formerly SF 298.)
SF 445 A bill for an act relating to additional weighting for limited English proficient students and including effective date and applicability provisions. (Formerly SF 29.)
SF 480 A bill for an act requesting the establishment of an interim committee to study the feasibility of allowing a day of virtual instruction to count as a minimum school day when inclement weather causes schools to close. (Formerly SF 353.)
SF 481 A bill for an act relating to the individual income tax by creating a tax credit for community college students pursuing a credential leading to a high-demand occupation and including applicability provisions. (Formerly SF 297.)
SF 488 A bill for an act authorizing use of concurrent enrollment programs for teaching certain subjects required under the educational standards and making an appropriation to fund enrollment of pupils under concurrent enrollment program agreements between certain accredited nonpublic schools and community colleges. (Formerly SSB 1163; See SF 603.)
SF 539 A bill for an act establishing the office of student loan ombudsman within the college student aid commission. (Formerly SF 318.)
SF 547 A bill for an act relating to education savings grants for certain pupils attending an accredited nonpublic school or specified public schools, establishing an education savings grant fund, providing an income tax exemption, making appropriations, providing penalties, and including applicability provisions. (Formerly SF 372.)