State Education Program
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S.F. No. 0012 State education program.
AN ACT relating to the required state education program; clarifying authority of the state, through the state board of education and school districts, in prescribing the state education program and the uniform standards implementing the state education program; and providing for an effective date.
Summary: Prohibits the State Board of Education from accepting any federal oversight or regulation. There are some real wording inside this bill, however. This bill needs to be amended to be acceptable.
Status: Passed 3d Reading
This bill reasserts the limitations of the state board of education in committing the state to federal oversight and regulation. It also, for the first time, gives the state board the ability to develop the educational program in its entirety. – Amy Edmonds