House Study Bill 569 - Introduced SENATE/HOUSE FILE _____ BY (PROPOSED DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION BILL) A BILL FOR An Act relating to the reporting requirements of the department 1 of education’s commission on educator leadership and 2 compensation. 3 BE IT ENACTED BY THE GENERAL ASSEMBLY OF THE STATE OF IOWA: 4 TLSB 5360XD (2) 90 jda/jh
S.F. _____ H.F. _____ Section 1. Section 284.15, subsection 12, paragraph c, Code 1 2024, is amended by striking the paragraph. 2 EXPLANATION 3 The inclusion of this explanation does not constitute agreement with 4 the explanation’s substance by the members of the general assembly. 5 This bill relates to the reporting requirements of the 6 department of education’s commission on educator leadership and 7 compensation. 8 Current law requires the department of education to 9 establish a commission on educator leadership and compensation, 10 which is tasked with, among other things, monitoring the 11 implementation of the frameworks and comparable systems by 12 school districts pursuant to Code section 284.15 (Iowa teacher 13 career paths, leadership roles, and compensation framework), 14 Code section 284.16 (instructional coach model), and Code 15 section 284.17 (comparable system criteria). Under current 16 law, the commission is required to submit an annual report to 17 the director of the department of education, the governor, and 18 the general assembly containing the commission’s findings and 19 any recommendations, including recommendations for changes 20 to the framework established in Code section 284.15, and 21 the comparable systems set forth in Code sections 284.16 22 and 284.17, and for changes to Code section 284.11 (state 23 supplemental assistance for high-need schools). The bill 24 strikes this reporting requirement. 25 -1- LSB 5360XD (2) 90 jda/jh 1/ 1