Education Committee Schedule - April 27- May 1, 2009

WEEKLY SCHEDULE

Education and Cultural Affairs Committee

Week of April 27 – May 1, 2009

Monday:   

Public Hearings

9:00 a.m. –

L.D. 1323: An Act To Control the Costs of College Textbooks

L.D. 1415: Resolve, To Promote Partnerships between the University of Maine System and the Maine Business Community

L.D. 1161: An Act To Require That Universities within the University of Maine System Accept Credits Earned at Other Universities within the System

L.D. 1090: An Act To Allow Veterans and Active Duty Military Members To Qualify for In-state Tuition

L.D. 1324: An Act To Adopt the Interstate Compact on Educational Opportunity for Military Children 

Work Session

11:30 a.m. –

L.D. 1299: An Act To Streamline the Fingerprinting Process 

Public Hearings

1:00 p.m. –

L.D. 1160: An Act To Prohibit a Person from Being Hired in a School Administrative Unit in a Position for Which a Relative Serves in a Supervisory Capacity

L.D. 1162: An Act To Amend the Laws Governing Teacher Certification Interns

L.D. 1104: An Act To Require the Convening of the Professional Standards Board

L.D. 1191: An Act To Improve Teacher Confidentiality Laws

L.D. 1277: An Act To Encourage Alternative Compensation Models for Teachers and School Administrators 

Work Session

4:00 p.m. –

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

Tuesday:  

Session

10:00 a.m. – House and Senate

Wednesday:  

Session

10:00 a.m. – House and Senate 

Public Hearings

1:00 p.m. –

L.D. 1106: Resolve, To Establish a Schoolchildren's Well-being Stakeholder Group

L.D. 1280: Resolve, To Provide a Program Model for Children with Autism Spectrum Disorder

L.D. 1443: An Act To Support the Center of Excellence for At-risk Students 

Work Sessions

3:00 p.m. –

L.D. 1126: An Act To Limit the Scope of Miscellaneous Costs within the General Purpose Aid for Local Schools Appropriation

L.D. 1283: An Act To Reform the School Budget Validation Process

L.D. 1336: An Act To Preserve School Choice Rights 

Work Session

4:30 p.m. –

Government Evaluation Act Review of University of Maine System, Maine Community College System, and Maine Maritime Academy

Thursday:  

Session

10:00 a.m. – House and Senate 

Public Hearings

1:00 p.m. –

L.D. 1096: An Act To Protect School Children from Dangerous or Abusive Restraint and Seclusion

L.D. 1105: An Act To Establish a Model Dating Violence Prevention Policy

L.D. 1163: Resolve, To Reduce Childhood Obesity in Schools by Adding to the Physical Education Curriculum

L.D. 1407: An Act To Implement the Recommendations of the PE4ME Planning and Oversight Team

L.D. 1300: An Act To Establish Head Injury Safety Requirements for School Athletic Programs 

Work Sessions

3:00 p.m. –

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

L.D. 470: An Act To Sustain Nursing Education in Lincoln County

Friday:  

No Education Committee Meeting Today