Ed Committee Schedule: Jan. 18-22, 2010

WEEKLY SCHEDULE

Education and Cultural Affairs Committee

Week of January 18-22, 2010

Monday:   

Martin Luther King Day – State Holiday

Tuesday:  

Session

10:00 a.m. –  House and Senate 

Confirmation Hearings

1:00 p.m. –

Maine Maritime Academy Board of Trustees:

Victoria Larson

John Shipway 

Work Session

2:00 p.m. –

Government Evaluation Act Review of Maine Maritime Academy

3:30 p.m. –

L.D. 1671: Governor’s Supplemental Budget –

Maine Maritime Academy

4:00 p.m. – TENTATIVE

L.D. 1671: Governor’s Supplemental Budget –

Department of Education Programs

Wednesday:  

Public Hearing

9:00 a.m. –

L.D. 1658: An Act To Increase Maine's High School Graduation Rates 

Confirmation Hearings

10:00 a.m. – with ASL Interpreters and Cued Speech Transliterators

Maine Educational Center for the Deaf and Hard of Hearing/ Baxter School Board:

Frances Jacques

Ryan Banger

Kristy Lavallee 

Work Session

1:00 p.m. –

L.D. 1532: An Act To Align Education Laws with Certain Federal Laws 

Public Hearing

2:00 p.m. –

L.D. 1613: An Act To Modernize the Laws Governing the State's Cultural Agencies 

Briefing

3:00 p.m. –

Opportunity Maine Program and Financing Higher Education

Thursday:  

Work Sessions

9:00 a.m. –

L.D. 1296: An Act To Strengthen the Job Creation Through Educational Opportunity Program

10:00 a.m. – TENTATIVE

L.D. 1671: Governor’s Supplemental Budget –

Department of Education Programs

1:00 p.m. –

Government Evaluation Act Review of Maine Community College System

2:30 p.m. –

L.D. 1671: Governor’s Supplemental Budget –

Maine Community College System

3:00 p.m. – TENTATIVE

L.D. 1671: Governor’s Supplemental Budget –

Agencies and Programs TBA 

Joint Convention (House and Senate)

6:30 p.m. –

Governor’s State of the State Address

Friday:  

Work Sessions

9:00 a.m. –

Government Evaluation Act Review of University of Maine System

10:30 a.m. –

L.D. 1671: Governor’s Supplemental Budget –

University of Maine System

11:00 a.m. –

L.D. 352: An Act To Encourage Veterinary Practice in Maine

11:30 a.m. – TENTATIVE

L.D. 1671: Governor’s Supplemental Budget –

Finance Authority of Maine (FAME)

1:00 p.m. – TENTATIVE

L.D. 1671: Governor’s Supplemental Budget –

Agencies and Programs TBA