IN SB0553 | 2013 | Regular Session


Spectrum: Slight Partisan Bill (Republican 2-1)
Status: Passed on May 13 2013 - 100% progression
Action: 2013-05-13 - Public Law 89
Text: Latest bill text (Enrolled) [HTML]


Defines "vision screening" for the testing of certain students. Specifies that modified clinical technique vision tests for students must be performed by a licensed ophthalmologist or optometrist. Sets forth standards for vision tests. Modifies reporting requirements for the results of vision tests and waivers of vision tests.

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Vision testing.


Roll Calls

2013-04-11 - Senate - Senate - Senate concurred in House amendments (Y: 49 N: 0 NV: 0 Abs: 1) [PASS]
2013-04-02 - House - House - Third reading: passed (Y: 94 N: 0 NV: 1 Abs: 5) [PASS]
2013-04-02 - House - House - Third reading: passed (Y: 94 N: 0 NV: 1 Abs: 5) [PASS]
2013-01-31 - Senate - Senate - Third reading: passed (Y: 49 N: 0 NV: 0 Abs: 1) [PASS]


2013-05-13HousePublic Law 89
2013-04-25SenateSigned by the Governor
2013-04-22SenateSigned by the President of the Senate
2013-04-17HouseSigned by the Speaker
2013-04-15SenateSigned by the President Pro Tempore
2013-04-11SenateSenate concurred in House amendments; Roll Call 465: yeas 49, nays 0
2013-04-05SenateMotion to concur in House amendments filed
2013-04-02HouseReturned to the Senate with amendments
2013-04-02HouseThird reading: passed; Roll Call 393: yeas 94, nays 0
2013-03-28HouseSecond reading: ordered engrossed
2013-03-25HouseCommittee report: amend do pass, adopted
2013-03-12HouseFirst reading: referred to Committee on Public Health
2013-02-04SenateSenator Leising added as second author
2013-02-04SenateSenator Leising removed as coauthor
2013-01-31SenateCosponsors: Reps. Crouch, Bacon and Riecken
2013-01-31SenateHouse sponsor: Rep. Clere
2013-01-31SenateReferred to the House
2013-01-31SenateThird reading: passed; Roll Call 54: yeas 49 and nays 0
2013-01-29SenateAmendment 1 (Becker), prevailed; voice vote
2013-01-29SenateSecond reading: amended, ordered engrossed
2013-01-24SenateSenators Leising and Breaux added as coauthors
2013-01-24SenateCommittee report: do pass, adopted
2013-01-14SenateFirst reading: referred to Committee on Health and Provider Services
2013-01-14SenateAuthored by Senator Becker

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