CT SB00455 | 2018 | General Assembly


Completed Legislative Action
Spectrum: Partisan Bill (? 1-0)
Status: Passed on May 31 2018 - 100% progression
Action: 2018-05-31 - Signed by the Governor
Text: Latest bill text (Chaptered) [HTML]


To require the Department of Education to take certain actions to recruit and retain minority teachers, amend its regulations relating to teacher certification, issue a provisional educator certificate to certain holders of charter school educator permits, develop a definition of educator effectiveness and issue an initial educator certificate to applicants who have passed a relevant examination or completed advanced coursework, and to revise the membership of the minority teacher recruitment and retention task force.

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An Act Concerning Minority Teacher Recruitment And Retention.


Roll Calls

2018-05-07 - House - House Roll Call Vote 240 AS AMENDED (Y: 141 N: 0 NV: 0 Abs: 4) [PASS]
2018-05-02 - Senate - Senate Roll Call Vote 142 ADOPT (Y: 35 N: 0 NV: 1 Abs: 0) [PASS]
2018-03-23 - Joint - ED Vote Tally Sheet (Y: 35 N: 0 NV: 0 Abs: 1) [PASS]


2018-05-31SenateSigned by the Governor
2018-05-17SenateTransmitted by Secretary of the State to Governor
2018-05-17SenateTransmitted to the Secretary of State
2018-05-16SenatePublic Act 18-34
2018-05-07SenateIn Concurrence
2018-05-07SenateHouse Passed as Amended by Senate Amendment Schedule A
2018-05-07SenateHouse Adopted Senate Amendment Schedule A
2018-05-04SenateHouse Calendar Number 505
2018-05-04SenateFavorable Report, Tabled for the Calendar, House
2018-05-02SenateOn Consent Calendar
2018-05-02SenateSenate Passed as Amended by Senate Amendment Schedule A
2018-05-02SenateSenate Adopted Senate Amendment Schedule A 4842
2018-04-12SenateFile Number 481
2018-04-12SenateSenate Calendar Number 282
2018-04-12SenateFavorable Report, Tabled for the Calendar, Senate
2018-04-12SenateReported Out of Legislative Commissioners' Office
2018-04-06SenateReferred to Office of Legislative Research and Office of Fiscal Analysis 04/11/18 5:00 PM
2018-03-26SenateFiled with Legislative Commissioners' Office
2018-03-23SenateJoint Favorable Substitute
2018-03-09SenatePublic Hearing 03/14
2018-03-07SenateReferred to Joint Committee on Education

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