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The 191st General Court of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts

Bill S.2203 189th (2015 - 2016)

An Act enhancing reform, innovation and success in education

The committee on Ways and Means, to whom was referred the Senate Bill to further narrow the achievement gap (Senate, No. 327),-- reports, recommending that the same ought to pass with an amendment substituting a new draft entitled “An Act enhancing reform, innovation and success in education” (Senate, No. 2203).

Bill Information

Sponsor:
Senate Committee on Ways and Means
Clerk # Sponsor Title Action
1
(Redraft)
Moore, Michael O. Local Approval Adopted YEAS 24 - NAYS 10
2 Withdrawn
3
Flanagan, Jennifer L. Procurement Adopted
4
Flanagan, Jennifer L. Coordinated start times Rejected
5
Brady, Michael D. Cap Increase Elimination Rejected
6
Brady, Michael D. Turnaround schools Rejected
7
(3rd Redraft)
Lewis, Jason M. Charter school data reporting Adopted
8
Rodrigues, Michael J. School building assistance funds Rejected
9
(Redraft)
L'Italien, Barbara A. Opt-Out Lottery Rejected
10
(Redraft)
L'Italien, Barbara A. At-risk Students Rejected
11 Withdrawn
12 Withdrawn
13
Chang-Diaz, Sonia Unified Enrollment Adopted
14
Chang-Diaz, Sonia Attrition Data Adopted
15
Keenan, John F. Regional support for students with dyslexia Rejected
16
Tarr, Bruce E. Charter School Innovation Adopted
17
Tarr, Bruce E. Promoting Literacy Rejected
18
(Redraft)
Tarr, Bruce E. Charter Student Application Incentives Adopted
19
Tarr, Bruce E. Charter Reconsideration Rejected
20
Tarr, Bruce E. Meeting Charter Criteria Adopted
21
Tarr, Bruce E. Charter Revocation Rejected
22
Tarr, Bruce E. Waiver of Charter Regulations Rejected
23
(S.2208)
Rodrigues, Michael J. Expanding Educational Opportunity Rejected YEAS 5 - NAYS 30
24
Tarr, Bruce E. Establishing a Charter School Working Group Rejected
25
Chang-Diaz, Sonia Opportunities to Learn Rejected

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