HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

THE THIRTY-SECOND LEGISLATURE

REGULAR SESSION OF 2023

 

COMMITTEE ON EDUCATION

Rep. Justin H. Woodson, Chair

Rep. Lisa Marten, Vice Chair

 

Rep. Jeanne Kapela

Rep. Sean Quinlan

Rep. Rose Martinez

Rep. Chris Todd

Rep. Scot Z. Matayoshi

Rep. Diamond Garcia

Rep. Amy A. Perruso

 

 

 

NOTICE OF HEARING

 

DATE:

Tuesday, January 31, 2023

TIME:

2:00 PM

PLACE:

VIA VIDEOCONFERENCE

Conference Room 309

State Capitol

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A G E N D A

 

HB 54

Status

RELATING TO EDUCATION.

Establishes a nationally certified school psychologist incentive program. Appropriates funds for the incentive program.

 

EDN, CPC, FIN

HB 335

Status

RELATING TO DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION PROCUREMENT.

Exempts small purchases of career and technical education equipment for the department of education from the electronic procurement system requirements. Adjusts the quotation requirements for the procurement of small purchases of career and technical education equipment for the department.

 

EDN, LGO, FIN

HB 388

Status

RELATING TO EDUCATION.

Adopts the National Instructional Materials Accessibility Standard. Requires the department of education to obtain instructional materials in accessible formats for eligible students.

 

EDN, FIN

HB 69

Status

RELATING TO AFTER-SCHOOL PROGRAMS.

Appropriates funds for the department of education's resources for enrichment, athletics, culture, and health program.

 

EDN, FIN

HB 503

Status

RELATING TO COMPUTER SCIENCE EDUCATION.

Allows students to complete computer science courses as a substitute for science credits at the high school level to count towards graduation requirements. Requires a computer science course credit as a graduation requirement at the high school level beginning with the 2030-2031 school year. Appropriates funds for teacher professional development in computer science.

 

EDN, HET, FIN

HB 250

Status

RELATING TO FARM TO SCHOOL PROCUREMENT.

Requires the department of education to establish rules for the procurement of goods and services related to the administration of food programs at public schools that incorporate a geographic preference for unprocessed locally grown and locally raised food products.

 

EDN, LGO, FIN

HB 556

Status

RELATING TO THE BOARD OF EDUCATION.

Requires the board of education to invite the exclusive representative for bargaining unit (5) (teachers and other personnel of the department of education) to appoint a nonvoting public school teacher representative to the board and the exclusive representative for bargaining unit (6) (educational officers) to appoint a nonvoting public school administrator representative to the board.

 

EDN, JHA, FIN

 

 

 

 

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Rep. Justin H. Woodson

Chair