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Session Information - House Education


House Education

ARCHIVE (2009)

Members | Legislation

Committee Members:

    Chair: Representative Gregory Porter
    Vice Chair: Representative Dennie Oxley
    Members:  Cheatham, Kersey, Riecken, V. Smith, VanDenburgh. Behning R.M.M., Clere, Noe, M. Smith, Thompson.



Legislation Assigned to the Committee:

  • HB 1015 -- Charter schools; moratorium and data compilation.
  • HB 1018 -- Teacher certification.
  • HB 1045 -- Transportation of school children.
  • HB 1053 -- Registered nurses as part-time instructors.
  • HB 1072 -- Review of ISTEP program.
  • HB 1076 -- Public school collective bargaining agreements.
  • HB 1093 -- Medically accurate information in curriculum.
  • HB 1129 -- Adult education.
  • HB 1136 -- Testing of special education students.
  • HB 1145 -- Student instructional days.
  • HB 1150 -- End of route inspection by bus drivers.
  • HB 1158 -- Income tax credit for textbook fees.
  • HB 1159 -- Donation of income tax refund to public schools.
  • HB 1187 -- Cultural competency.
  • HB 1188 -- College head start program.
  • HB 1248 -- Physical characteristics of school bus monitors.
  • HB 1257 -- Teacher background checks.
  • HB 1291 -- Elimination of textbook rental program.
  • HB 1317 -- Parental notice of abstinence-only education.
  • HB 1320 -- Criminal background checks for teachers.
  • HB 1340 -- Compulsory school attendance.
  • HB 1354 -- Length of school year.
  • HB 1389 -- Twenty-first century scholars.
  • HB 1391 -- Public school transfers.
  • HB 1403 -- Admissions preference for Indiana residents.
  • HB 1418 -- K-12 student enrollment counts.
  • HB 1419 -- Student discipline.
  • HB 1420 -- Teacher recruitment program.
  • HB 1431 -- Free textbooks.
  • HB 1440 -- Deduction for postsecondary tuition.
  • HB 1477 -- Establishment of online learning cooperative.
  • HB 1479 -- Recruitment of educators from underrepresented populations.
  • HB 1480 -- Cultural competency training.
  • HB 1523 -- School textbook funding.
  • HB 1532 -- Dual enrollment programs.
  • HB 1537 -- Higher education accountability and reporting.
  • HB 1538 -- Supplemental teaching materials.
  • HB 1565 -- Financial literacy curriculum and fund.
  • HB 1574 -- Special purpose bus drivers.
  • HB 1581 -- Financial responsibility curriculum.
  • HB 1606 -- Comer school development program.
  • HB 1608 -- School Internet connection.
  • HB 1640 -- College orientation to address financial issues.
  • HB 1641 -- Violent crimes committed at school.
  • HB 1658 -- International baccalaureate; dual enrollment.
  • HB 1666 -- Faculty member on university boards of trustees.
  • HB 1671 -- Nursing scholarships.
  • HB 1672 -- Minority teacher scholarships.
  • HB 1705 -- Withdrawal from school.
  • HB 1708 -- School year.
  • HB 1719 -- Student instructional days.
  • HB 1733 -- Division of interscholastic athletics.
  • SB 0013 -- Teachers on school committees.
  • SB 0027 -- David Ford educational technology fund.
  • SB 0057 -- Sign language interpreters in schools.
  • SB 0126 -- Financial responsibility curriculum.
  • SB 0182 -- Criminal history checks.
  • SB 0191 -- Alternative placements for certain students.
  • SB 0224 -- Virtual education.
  • SB 0227 -- Access of charter schools to various funds.
  • SB 0228 -- End of route inspection by bus drivers.
  • SB 0263 -- Public school compensation payment schedules.
  • SB 0491 -- Public school transfers.