RI S0865 | 2019 | Regular Session


Spectrum: Moderate Partisan Bill (Democrat 4-1)
Status: Introduced on May 8 2019 - 25% progression
Action: 2019-06-14 - Meeting postponed (06/19/2019)
Pending: Senate Education Committee
Hearing: Jun 19 Senate Education Consideration
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [PDF]


Expands the duties of principals over school personnel/facilities/budget/eliminates commissioner of post secondary education/authorizes board of education to adopt system evaluating public schools/local education agencies.

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The Rhode Island Board Of Education Act



2019-06-14SenateMeeting postponed (06/19/2019)
2019-06-14SenateScheduled for consideration
2019-06-12SenateCommittee recommended measure be held for further study
2019-06-07SenateScheduled for consideration (06/12/2019)
2019-06-05SenateCommittee recommended measure be held for further study
2019-05-28SenateScheduled for consideration (06/05/2019)
2019-05-28SenateMeeting postponed (05/29/2019)
2019-05-24SenateScheduled for consideration
2019-05-15SenateCommittee recommended measure be held for further study
2019-05-10SenateScheduled for hearing and/or consideration (05/15/2019)
2019-05-08SenateIntroduced, referred to Senate Education

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