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FLS1048Intro

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Revising the grade levels for which the coordinated screening and monitoring program measures student progress in the Voluntary Prekindergarten Education Program; revising requirements for the statewide, standardized comprehensive assessments program...
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2021-11-24
Filed
FLS0708Intro

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Requiring that a high school equivalency examination administered in any language other than English be given the same weight as a high school equivalency examination administered in English; requiring written portions of the coordinated screening an...
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2021-11-16
To Senate Education Committee
FLS0802Intro

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Requiring the FortifyFL reporting tool to notify reporting parties that submitting false information may subject them to criminal penalties; requiring the Commissioner of Education to oversee and enforce compliance with requirements relating to schoo...
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2021-11-16
To Senate Education Committee
FLH0429Intro

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Revises provisions relating to private school participation in certain educational scholarship programs.
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2021-11-10
To House Early Learning and Elementary Education Subcommittee
FLH0415Intro

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Provides for administration of certain assessments in specified language under certain circumstances; authorizes certain students of limited English choose to have certain assessments administered in their native language or English; provides DOE & S...
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2021-11-05
To House Early Learning and Elementary Education Subcommittee
FLS0532Intro

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Revising requirements that private schools participating in certain educational scholarship programs must meet; revising parent and student responsibilities for participating in the Florida Tax Credit Scholarship Program; revising school district obl...
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2021-11-03
To Senate Education Committee
FLH0051Intro

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Requires DOE to prepare standards & curriculum related to history of African Americans; provides for development of specified training & resources; provides requirements for specified entities relating to history of Holocaust & history of African Ame...
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2021-09-17
To House Secondary Education and Career Development Subcommittee
FLS0590PassRevising parent, guardian, or caregiver notification requirements that must be met before an involuntary examination of a minor; requiring a principal or his or her designee who successfully notifies any known emergency contact to share only the info...
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2021-07-06
Chapter No. 2021-176
FLH0003PassProvides credits against specified taxes under New Worlds Reading Initiative Tax Credit; revises order in which corporate income tax credit under the Initiative is applied; revises definition of "adjusted federal income;" revises specified corporate ...
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2021-07-06
Chapter No. 2021-193
FLS0366PassRenaming the Florida Ready to Work Certification Program as the Florida Ready to Work Credential Program; providing where the program training may be conducted; requiring that certain students be covered by the workers' compensation insurance of thei...
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2021-06-28
Chapter No. 2021-162, companion bill(s) passed, see CS/CS/SB 1028 (Ch. 2021-35)
FLH1507PassCreates Office of Reimagining Education and Career Help; creates & revises provisions relating to workforce services including the Labor Market Estimating Conference, workforce opportunity portal, state board composition, Credentials Review Committee...
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2021-06-28
Chapter No. 2021-164
FLS1108PassAuthorizing the Department of Education to hold patents, copyrights, trademarks, and service marks; establishing the Innovative Blended Learning and Real-Time Student Assessment Pilot Program within the department; requiring certain students to take ...
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2021-06-23
Chapter No. 2021-157
FLH0311PassExpands examination & assessment instruments which are confidential & exempt from public record requirements; provides provisions governing access, maintenance, & destruction of certain instruments & related materials shall be prescribed by rules of ...
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2021-06-14
Chapter No. 2021-81
FLH5101PassRevises calculation for determining amount of state funds received by Florida Virtual School for operating purposes; repeals provisions relating to reading scholarship accounts; revises certain requirements for school districts providing virtual inst...
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2021-06-03
Chapter No. 2021-44; companion bill(s) passed, see SB 2500 (Ch. 2021-36)
FLS1028PassAuthorizing members of certain committees of a district school board to attend meetings in person or through the use of telecommunications networks; authorizing state universities and Florida College System institutions to solicit applications and sp...
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2021-06-02
Chapter No. 2021-35, companion bill(s) passed, see CS/HB 845 (Ch. 2021-217), CS/HB 1159 (Ch. 2021-228), CS/CS/SB 52 (Ch. 2021-160), CS/CS/SB 366 (Ch. 2021-162)
FLH0419PassDeleting the Office of Early Learning from within the Office of Independent Education and Parental Choice of the Department of Education; establishing the Division of Early Learning within the department; revising approved child care or early educati...
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2021-05-06
Chapter No. 2021-10
FLH7011PassProvides & revises requirements relating to improvement of student literacy skills; requires DOE, in consultation with Office of Early Learning, to implement coordinated screening & progress monitoring system for VPK program through grade 8; establis...
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2021-05-06
Chapter No. 2021-9
FLS0200Intro

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Authorizing a parent or guardian to request that his or her K-5 student be retained in a grade level for academic reasons for a specified school year; requiring school principals to consider such requests if they are timely received; requiring a scho...
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2021-04-30
Died on Calendar, companion bill(s) passed, see CS/HB 1159 (Ch. 2021-228), CS/CS/SB 1028 (Ch. 2021-35)
FLS0254FailRequiring specified teachers to have received, at a minimum, a bachelor's degree; requiring private schools to provide specified students with a certain amount of time for recess; requiring private school students to participate in the statewide asse...
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2021-04-30
Died in Education
FLH0105FailRequires DOE to prepare standards & curriculum related to history of African Americans; authorizes DOE to seek input from or contract with specified entities to develop specified training & resources relating to such instruction; provides requirement...
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2021-04-30
Died in Secondary Education & Career Development Subcommittee
FLH0199FailRequires district school boards to provide certain instruction to students who have limited English proficiency; requires certain standardized assessments be waived for such students in specified circumstances.
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2021-04-30
Died in Secondary Education & Career Development Subcommittee
FLH0225FailProvides requirements for mandatory dyslexia screening for certain students & subsequent diagnosis of student; establishes Dyslexia Task Force within DOE; provides requirements for such task force; removes requirement for district school superintende...
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2021-04-30
Died in Early Learning & Elementary Education Subcommittee
FLS0580FailRequiring public schools to screen all students in kindergarten through grade 3 for dyslexia within a certain timeframe; requiring public school students with a substantial deficiency in reading to be placed in an intensive remedial intervention prog...
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2021-04-30
Died in Education
FLH0227FailRequires district school board to adopt specified policies during certain declared state of emergency; provides requirements for such policies; requires statewide, standardized assessments be waived during certain declared state of emergency.
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2021-04-30
Died in Pandemics & Public Emergencies Committee
FLH0359FailProvides that school grades, school improvement ratings, & student performance results from statewide, standardized assessments during the 2020-2021 school year may not be used for specified purposes.
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2021-04-30
Died in Pandemics & Public Emergencies Committee
FLS0724FailRequiring the Department of Education to adopt native language versions of the school readiness screener, the school readiness assessment, the Florida Voluntary Prekindergarten Assessment, and the Florida Kindergarten Readiness Screener; requiring th...
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2021-04-30
Died in Education
FLS0772FailRequiring the Department of Education to prepare and offer standards and curricula related to the history of African Americans; requiring the Department of Education to annually verify that school districts, charter schools, and specified private sch...
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2021-04-30
Died in Education
FLH0489FailRequires school districts to include certain information on student identification cards.
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2021-04-30
Died in Secondary Education & Career Development Subcommittee
FLS0886FailProhibiting a school from being required to select and implement a turnaround option in the 2021-2022 school year based on the school's 2020-2021 school grade or improvement rating; prohibiting a school or an approved provider from being subject to s...
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2021-04-30
Died in Appropriations Subcommittee on Education
FLH0641FailProvides requirements for charter school websites; requires specified teachers to meet specified requirements; requires charter school facilities & private schools to comply with State Requirements for Educational Facilities of Florida Building Code;...
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2021-04-30
Died in Early Learning & Elementary Education Subcommittee
FLS1042FailDeleting a delegation of rulemaking authority to the Department of Education; revising and expanding the department's duties with respect to apprenticeship and preapprenticeship programs; requiring the statewide articulation agreement to establish th...
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2021-04-30
Died in Education, companion bill(s) passed, see CS/CS/CS/HB 1507 (Ch. 2021-164), CS/CS/SB 366 (Ch. 2021-162)
FLS1424FailRequiring district school boards to provide certain instruction to students who have limited English proficiency; requiring that certain standardized assessments be waived for such students in specified circumstances, etc.
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2021-04-30
Died in Education
FLH1617FailSpecifies requirements relating to state's preparation for & response to declared state of emergency or public health emergency; revises provisions related to Medicaid and reemployment assistance.
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2021-04-30
Died in Pandemics & Public Emergencies Committee; companion bill(s) passed, see CS/SB 72 (Ch. 2021-1), SB 2518 (Ch. 2021-41)
FLH7035FailRequires DCF to analyze specified data; provides penalties relating to FortifyFL reporting tool; revises membership of Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School Public Safety Commission; provides requirements for Commissioner of Education & Office of Safe...
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2021-04-30
Died in Appropriations, companion bill(s) passed, see CS/SB 590 (Ch. 2021-176)
FLH0051Intro

Sine Die
Revises provisions relating to school board term limits, charter schools, lab schools, high-performing charter schools, persistently low-performing schools, schools of hope, virtual schools, personnel qualifications, & capital outlay funding.
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2021-04-27
Laid on Table, refer to CS/CS/SB 1028, 1st Eng.
FLH0507Intro

Sine Die
Revises provisions relating to DOE powers & duties, innovative blended learning, character development curriculum, the statewide assessment program, alternate assessments for certain students; athletic associations, SAT & ACT provided in schools, and...
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2021-04-27
Laid on Table; companion bill(s) passed, see CS/CS/SB 1108 (Ch. 2021-157)
FLH0791Intro

Sine Die
Renames the Florida Ready to Work Certification Program; provides where program training may be conducted, provides components of program; requires DEO to adopt rules; requires statewide articulation agreement to establish mathematics pathways for st...
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2021-04-27
Laid on Table; companion bill(s) passed, see CS/CS/SB 366 (Ch. 2021-162), CS/CS/SB 1028 (Ch. 2021-35)
FLS1282Intro

Sine Die
Revising approved child care or early education settings for the placement of certain children; providing for a type two transfer of the Gold Seal Quality Care program in the Department of Children and Families to the Office of Early Learning; revisi...
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2021-04-26
Laid on Table, companion bill(s) passed, see CS/CS/HB 419 (Ch. 2021-10), CS/HB 7011 (Ch. 2021-9)
FLS1372Intro

Sine Die
Providing credits against oil and gas production taxes and sales taxes payable by direct pay permitholders, respectively, under the New Worlds Reading Initiative Tax Credit; providing a credit against the corporate income tax under the New Worlds Rea...
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2021-04-26
Laid on Table, companion bill(s) passed, see CS/CS/HB 3 (Ch. 2021-193)
FLS1898Intro

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Revising and providing duties for the Just Read, Florida! Office within the Department of Education; requiring the Department of Education, in consultation with the Office of Early Learning, to implement a coordinated screening and progress monitorin...
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2021-04-26
Laid on Table, companion bill(s) passed, see CS/HB 7011 (Ch. 2021-9), CS/CS/HB 419 (Ch. 2021-10), CS/HB 1159 (Ch. 2021-228)
FLS0098Intro

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Creating the Office of Reimagining Education and Career Help Act for certain purposes; creating the Office of Reimagining Education and Career Help within the Executive Office of the Governor for a specified purpose; requiring participants of the Qui...
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2021-04-26
Laid on Table, companion bill(s) passed, see CS/CS/CS/HB 1507 (Ch. 2021-164)
FLS1456Intro

Sine Die
Expanding an exemption from public records requirements for examination and assessment instruments used for statewide standardized assessments and student progression to include those instruments used for statewide kindergarten screening, youth enrol...
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2021-04-22
Laid on Table, companion bill(s) passed, see CS/HB 311 (Ch. 2021-81)
FLS0190Intro

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Beginning in a specified school year, requiring the Department of Education to annually verify that school districts, charter schools, and specified private schools implement certain instruction relating to the history of African Americans; specifyin...
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2021-02-03
Withdrawn prior to introduction
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