Bill Text: TX SB1287 | 2017-2018 | 85th Legislature | Introduced


Bill Title: Relating to compliance with prohibitions regarding the use of common core state standards in public schools.

Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Republican 3-0)

Status: (Introduced) 2017-04-18 - Co-author authorized [SB1287 Detail]

Download: Texas-2017-SB1287-Introduced.html
  85R1322 SRS-F
 
  By: Huffines S.B. No. 1287
 
 
 
A BILL TO BE ENTITLED
 
AN ACT
  relating to compliance with prohibitions regarding the use of
  common core state standards in public schools.
         BE IT ENACTED BY THE LEGISLATURE OF THE STATE OF TEXAS:
         SECTION 1.  Section 28.002(b-3), Education Code, is amended
  to read as follows:
         (b-3)  A school district may not use common core state
  standards to comply with the requirement to provide instruction in
  the essential knowledge and skills at appropriate grade levels
  under Subsection (c). The State Board of Education shall adopt
  rules necessary to implement this subsection.
         SECTION 2.  This Act takes effect immediately if it receives
  a vote of two-thirds of all the members elected to each house, as
  provided by Section 39, Article III, Texas Constitution.  If this
  Act does not receive the vote necessary for immediate effect, this
  Act takes effect September 1, 2017.
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