Event Detail – Joint Committee on Education

Status:Completed

Event Date:9/27/2011

Start Time:10:00 AM

Location: Arlington Town Hall

Auditorium
730 Massachusetts Avenue
Arlington, MA 02476 Get Directions

Event Description

Education Committee hearing on bills related to student issues

Item Bill Number Bill Title Sponsor
1 S185 An Act preventing students from dropping out of school. Sonia Chang-Diaz
2 S192 An Act authorizing a study of starting times and schedules Cynthia S. Creem
3 S238 An Act Interrupting the school to prison pipeline Karen E. Spilka
4 H142 An Act to prevent dropouts Antonio F. D. Cabral
5 H156 An Act authorizing sheriffs’ departments to engage in truancy programs Angelo J. Puppolo, Jr.
6 H176 An Act enhancing student opportunity for achievement and results Alice K. Wolf
7 H177 An Act to respond to school exclusion data and reduce school dropouts Alice K. Wolf
8 H178 An Act relative to student access to educational services and exclusion from school Alice K. Wolf
9 H1057 An Act creating a commission to regulate commercialism in the public schools Peter J. Koutoujian
10 H1083 An Act relative to parental involvement in schools Martha M. Walz
11 H1906 An Act raising the compulsory attendance age to 18 Garrett J. Bradley
12 H1949 An Act relative to the school to prison pipeline Tom Sannicandro
13 H1964 An Act relative to dropout prevention Martha M. Walz
14 H2719 An Act creating a commission to regulate commercialism in the public schools Peter J. Koutoujian
15 H3539 An Act relative to student readmittance after exclusion Bradley H. Jones, Jr.
16 H3674 An Act establishing the maximum age for school attendance in the city of Lawrence Marcos A. Devers