Education Committee Schedule - March 23 - 27, 2009

WEEKLY SCHEDULE
Education and Cultural Affairs Committee

Week of March 23 - 27, 2009

Monday:   

Public Hearings

10:00 a.m. –

L.D. 489: Resolve, Regarding Continuity of Care in the Child Development Services System

L.D. 523: Resolve, Directing the Department of Health and Human Services and Department of Education To Enter into a Memorandum of Understanding Regarding Early Childhood Intervention

L.D. 866: Resolve, To Examine Data Discrepancies and Adequately Identify and Serve Children with Brain Injuries

L.D. 735: An Act To Allow Unimmunized Children to Attend School Upon Parental Waiver

1:00 p.m. –

L.D. 853: An Act To Encourage Maine Residents To Attend Medical School and Practice in Maine

L.D. 520: An Act Authorizing Colleges and Universities To Regulate Public Safety on Their Campuses

L.D. 711: An Act To Authorize the Social Work Education Loan Repayment Program 

Work Session

4:00 p.m. –

L.D. 678: An Act To Provide Middle School Students with Access to Innovative Science Education

Tuesday:  

No Committee Meetings Scheduled

Wednesday:  

Session

10:00 a.m. – House and Senate 

Public Hearings

1:00 p.m. –

L.D. 160: An Act To Require the Department of Education To Provide an Accounting of School Subsidy Based on Individual Members in a Regional School Unit or Alternative Organizational Structure

L.D. 816: An Act To Authorize the Commissioner of Education To Issue Separate Subsidy Checks to Each Municipality in an Alternative Organizational Structure

L.D. 818: An Act To Improve Transparency in the School Funding Formula

L.D. 1037: An Act To Require the Department of Education To Provide Certain Information to Individual Communities of Alternative Organizational Structures

L.D. 636: An Act To Control Education Administrative Costs

L.D. 190: Resolve, Directing the Department of Education To Convene a Stakeholders Group To Analyze the School Funding Formula

L.D. 522: Resolve, To Establish the Study Commission Regarding Teachers' Salaries

L.D. 551: An Act To Improve the Essential Programs and Services Funding Formula

L.D. 806: An Act To Authorize Fuel Cost Stabilization Funds To Be Established in School Administrative Units

Thursday:  

Session

10:00 a.m. – House and Senate 

Public Hearings

1:00 p.m. –

L.D. 248: An Act To Transfer Authority for School Food Service Programs to the Department of Agriculture, Food and Rural Resources

L.D. 364: An Act To Eliminate Schools' Responsibility for Transportation of Preschool Students

L.D. 749: Resolve, Directing the Department of Education To Take Measures To Assist Blind and Visually Impaired Students

L.D. 358: Resolve, Requiring the Department of Education To Amend Rules Relating to School Construction

L.D. 465: An Act To Amend Maine's School Construction Laws To Reduce the Percentage for Art to 0.5%

L.D. 571: An Act To Protect College Students from Predatory Marketing and Lending Practices

L.D. 856: An Act To Ensure the Availability of Supplemental Educational Loans

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[Thursday, March 26]
Work Session 4:00 p.m. or ASAP
LD 353, FY10-FY11 Biennial Budget
General Purpose Aid for Local Schools
(Part A & Part C)
Maine Learning Technology Initiative
(Part GGG)

Friday:  

No Committee Meetings Scheduled