Bill Text: NH HB182 | 2021 | Regular Session | Enrolled


Bill Title: Relative to approval of coursework completed at other approved schools

Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Republican 6-0)

Status: (Engrossed) 2021-05-13 - Ought to Pass: Motion Adopted, Voice Vote; OT3rdg; 05/13/2021; Senate Journal 15 [HB182 Detail]

Download: New_Hampshire-2021-HB182-Enrolled.html

HB 182 - VERSION ADOPTED BY BOTH BODIES

 

8Apr2021... 0690h

2021 SESSION

21-0266

06/05

 

HOUSE BILL 182

 

AN ACT relative to approval of coursework completed at other approved schools.

 

SPONSORS: Rep. Ladd, Graf. 4; Rep. A. Lekas, Hills. 37; Rep. Allard, Merr. 21; Rep. Cordelli, Carr. 4; Rep. Boehm, Hills. 20; Rep. M. Moffett, Merr. 9

 

COMMITTEE: Education

 

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ANALYSIS

 

This bill requires the principal or other administrator of a high school to grant credit for courses and programs completed at other approved schools.

 

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Explanation: Matter added to current law appears in bold italics.

Matter removed from current law appears [in brackets and struckthrough.]

Matter which is either (a) all new or (b) repealed and reenacted appears in regular type.

8Apr2021... 0690h 21-0266

06/05

 

STATE OF NEW HAMPSHIRE

 

In the Year of Our Lord Two Thousand Twenty One

 

AN ACT relative to approval of coursework completed at other approved schools.

 

Be it Enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives in General Court convened:

 

1  New Section; Adequate Public Education; Approval of Courses and Programs.  Amend RSA 193-E by inserting after section 3-e the following new section:

193-E:3-f  Approval of Courses and Programs.  The principal or other administrator of a high school shall grant credit toward high school graduation for similar courses and programs that have been satisfactorily completed at other approved schools or shall provide reasonable justification for denial.  For purposes of this section, approved schools include all New Hampshire public schools, including chartered public schools, public academies, approved public or private tuition program schools, and all schools in Vermont and Maine that are members of an interstate school district with schools in New Hampshire.

2  Effective Date.  This act shall take effect 60 days after its passage.

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