IN SB0356 | 2015 | Regular Session

Status

Spectrum: Slight Partisan Bill (Republican 6-3)
Status: Engrossed on February 20 2015 - 50% progression, died in committee
Action: 2015-03-02 - First Reading: referred to Committee on Education
Pending: House Education Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Engrossed) [PDF]

Summary

Work ethic certification and grants. Provides that a school corporation may establish a work ethic certification program under which a student who develops skills necessary for success in higher education or employment receives a work ethic certificate upon graduation. Provides that the state board of education, in consultation with the workforce innovation council, may adopt rules to: (1) establish model criteria for a work ethic certification program; and (2) develop a standard work ethic certificate.

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Title

Work ethic certification and grants. Provides that a school corporation may establish a work ethic certification program under which a student who develops skills necessary for success in higher education or employment receives a work ethic certificate upon graduation. Provides that the state board of education, in consultation with the workforce innovation council, may adopt rules to: (1) establish model criteria for a work ethic certification program; and (2) develop a standard work ethic certificate.

Sponsors


Roll Calls

2015-02-10 - Senate - Senate - Third reading (Y: 37 N: 13 NV: 0 Abs: 0) [PASS]
2015-02-05 - Senate - Senate Committee on Appropriations - Committee Vote (Y: 10 N: 0 NV: 0 Abs: 0) [PASS]

History

DateChamberAction
2015-03-02HouseFirst Reading: referred to Committee on Education
2015-02-20SenateReferred to the House
2015-02-10SenateSenator Randolph added as coauthor
2015-02-10SenateSenator Alting added as coauthor
2015-02-10SenateRepresentatives Stemler, Clere, Goodin added as cosponsorss
2015-02-10SenateRepresentative Davisson added as sponsor
2015-02-10SenateThird reading: passed; Roll Call 124: yeas 37, nays 13
2015-02-09SenateAmendment #1 (Grooms) prevailed; voice vote
2015-02-09SenateSecond reading: amended, ordered engrossed
2015-02-05SenateCommittee report: amend do pass, adopted
2015-01-29SenateSenator Raatz added as coauthor
2015-01-26SenateSenator Houchin added as second author
2015-01-26SenateSenator Steele removed as second author
2015-01-20SenateSenator Steele added as second author
2015-01-08SenateFirst Reading: referred to Committee on Appropriations
2015-01-08SenateAuthored by Senator Grooms

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Bill Comments

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