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Event Detail – Joint Committee on Education

Status:Completed

Event Date:10/8/2013

Start Time:10:00 AM

Location: Gardner Auditorium Get Directions

Event Description

At-risk Students and School Discipline

Item Bill Number Bill Title Sponsor
1 S208 By Ms. Chang-Diaz, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 208) of Sonia Chang-Diaz, Michael R. Knapik, Harriette L. Chandler, Karen E. Spilka and other members of the General Court for legislation relative to dropout prevention and recovery. Education. Sonia Chang-Diaz
2 S214 By Ms. Clark, a petition (accompanied by resolve, Senate, No. 214) of Katherine M. Clark, Kay Khan, Patricia D. Jehlen, Sal N. DiDomenico and other members of the General Court for legislation relative to ensure student progression. Education. Katherine M. Clark
3 S237 By Ms. Flanagan (by request), a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 237) of Karen Arbuckle and Kay Khan for legislation relative to reducing the size of certain classes and enhancing student opportunity for achievement and results. Education. Jennifer L. Flanagan
4 S283 By Mr. Welch, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 283) of James T. Welch and Michael R. Knapik for legislation relative to interagency collaboration for dropout prevention. Education. James T. Welch
5 H3290 By Mr. Coppinger of Boston, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 3290) of Edward F. Coppinger and others for legislation to authorizing local school districts to raise the dropout age . Education. Edward F. Coppinger
6 H338 By Mr. Bradley of Hingham, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 338) of Garrett J. Bradley and James M. Cantwell for legislation to require students under the age of eighteen who have not graduated to attend school. Education. Garrett J. Bradley
7 H341 By Mr. Bradley of Hingham, a petition (accompanied by resolve, House, No. 341) of Garrett J. Bradley for legislation to provide for a study of compulsory school attendance . Education. Garrett J. Bradley
8 H350 By Mr. Cabral of New Bedford, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 350) of Antonio F. D. Cabral and others relative to increasing the minimum age for school dropouts. Education. Antonio F. D. Cabral
9 H368 By Mr. Devers of Lawrence, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 368) of Marcos A. Devers, Barry R. Finegold and Frank A. Moran (with the approval of the mayor and city council) for legislation to establish the maximum age for school attendance in the city of Lawrence. Education. [Local Approval Received.] Marcos A. Devers
10 H376 By Messrs. Coppinger of Boston and Henriquez of Boston, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 376) of Edward F. Coppinger and Carlos Henriquez (with the approval of the mayor and city council) for legislation to increase the compulsory age of school attendance in the city of Boston to eighteen years of age. Education. [Local Approval Received.] Edward F. Coppinger
Carlos Henriquez
11 H378 By Mr. Dwyer of Woburn, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 378) of James J. Dwyer and Gale D. Candaras for legisltion to review the present age limits for student enrollment in public schools . Education. James J. Dwyer
12 H427 By Mr. Hunt of Sandwich, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 427) of Randy Hunt and others relative to parental notification for out-of-school-district counseling referrals. Education. Randy Hunt
13 H462 By Ms. Peisch of Wellesley, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 462) of Alice Hanlon Peisch relative to the maximum permissible age for public school attendance. Education. Alice Hanlon Peisch
14 H471 By Mr. Puppolo of Springfield, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 471) of Angelo J. Puppolo, Jr. and others for legislation to authorize cities and towns to request the assistance of sheriffs’ departments in truancy enforcement programs. Education. Angelo J. Puppolo, Jr.
15 H507 By Mr. Toomey of Cambridge, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 507) of Timothy J. Toomey, Jr. and Byron Rushing relative to establishing a YouthBuild program in the Commonwealth. Education. Timothy J. Toomey, Jr.
16 H517 By Ms. Walz of Boston, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 517) of Martha M. Walz and others relative to parental involvement in schools. Education. Martha M. Walz
17 H523 By Ms. Walz of Boston, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 523) of Martha M. Walz and others for legislation to reduce the school dropout rate and assist students who have dropped out. Education. Martha M. Walz
18 H524 By Ms. Walz of Boston, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 524) of Martha M. Walz and others for legislation to raise the school dropout age. Education. Martha M. Walz
19 H525 By Ms. Walz of Boston, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 525) of Martha M. Walz and others relative to enhancing the educational opportunities for expectant and parenting students. Education. Martha M. Walz
20 S268 By Ms. Spilka (by request), a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 268) of Bill Robinson for legislation to interrupt the school to prison pipeline. Education. Karen E. Spilka
21 H426 By Mr. Honan of Boston, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 426) of Kevin G. Honan relative to employing appropriate discipline management techniques in schools. Education. Kevin G. Honan
22 H482 By Mr. Sannicandro of Ashland, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 482) of Tom Sannicandro, Chris Walsh and Carolyn C. Dykema relative to school arrests and bullying. Education. Tom Sannicandro
23 H498 By Mr. Smola of Palmer, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 498) of Todd M. Smola relative to the cost of tuition for outside school placements for students expelled from public schools. Education. Todd M. Smola

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