RI S0177 | 2023 | Regular Session


Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 8-0)
Status: Engrossed on March 16 2023 - 50% progression, died in committee
Action: 2023-03-17 - Referred to House Education
Pending: House Education Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [PDF]


2) MAXIMUM CLASS SIZE ACT (Mandates 20 students per classroom for kindergarten through second grade. Exceptions for emergencies and temporary situations, not to exceed 3 days and mid-year enrollments.

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The Kindergarten Through Grade Two


Roll Calls

2023-03-16 - Senate - Passage (Y: 31 N: 3 NV: 4 Abs: 0) [PASS]


2023-03-17HouseReferred to House Education
2023-03-16SenateSenate read and passed
2023-03-10SenatePlaced on Senate Calendar (03/16/2023)
2023-03-08SenateCommittee recommends passage
2023-03-03SenateScheduled for hearing and/or consideration (03/08/2023)
2023-02-16SenateIntroduced, referred to Senate Education

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Bill Comments