Missouri State Senate
Bills assigned to Education

SB 485 - Rupp - Modifies provisions relating to student transfers, school accreditation, and charter schools
SB 492 - Pearce - Modifies provisions relating to the authorization for funding and administrative processes in higher education
SB 493 - Pearce - Modifies provisions relating to elementary and secondary education
SB 494 - Pearce - Requires the Joint Committee on Education to conduct a study of the Bright Flight Scholarship, Access Missouri Financial Assistance Program, and the A+ Schools Program
SB 495 - Schmitt - Modifies provisions relating to student transfers, school accreditation, and charter schools
SB 514 - Lamping - Prohibits the State Board of Education, the Department of Elementary and Secondary Education, and school districts from implementing the Common Core State Standards
SB 515 - Chappelle-Nadal - Allows the Senate to remove the Commissioner of Education by a vote of two-thirds of its members
SB 516 - Chappelle-Nadal - Modifies provisions relating to elementary and secondary education
SB 517 - Chappelle-Nadal - Provides that charter school sponsors are responsible for all expenditures associated with the closure of a charter school they sponsor
SB 521 - Emery - Modifies provisions relating to elementary and secondary education
SB 522 - Emery - Allows students to enroll in another school district or charter school for purposes of attending virtual courses or programs
SB 534 - Sifton - Modifies provisions relating to student transfers, school accreditation, and charter schools
SB 535 - Sifton - Requires the Department of Elementary and Secondary Education to designate accredited school districts to which an unaccredited district must provide transportation for transfer students
SB 538 - Keaveny - Modifies provisions relating to state funding for education
SB 539 - Keaveny - Allows school districts and charter schools to receive state aid for children ages three to five participating in the district's or charter school's pre-kindergarten program
SB 545 - Lamping - Modifies provisions relating to student transfers, school accreditation, and charter schools
SB 547 - Chappelle-Nadal - Requires any school board that sponsors a charter school to use an estimate of the district's current year weighted average daily attendance
SB 560 - Sifton - Changes the requirements for school antibullying policies
SB 562 - Chappelle-Nadal - Allows school districts and charter schools to establish and implement an age-appropriate curriculum to educate students about domestic violence and teen dating violence prevention
SB 566 - Sifton - Restricts the Department of Elementary and Secondary Education from including certain data from neglected children and delinquent children in the aggregate data of a school district
SB 595 - Walsh - Modifies provisions relating to student transfers, school accreditation, and charter schools
SB 603 - Holsman - Allows school districts to designate school protection officers who may carry and use pepper spray in schools after undergoing training
SB 605 - Dixon - Modifies provisions relating to higher education
SB 616 - Nasheed - Creates the Every Child Can Learn Act to require turnaround options for certain underperforming schools, create personalized learning plans for certain students, address student promotion, and require letter grades for public schools
SB 624 - LeVota - Modifies provisions relating to school accreditation and student transfers
SB 626 - LeVota - Allows local school boards to adopt a year-round educational program
SB 628 - Schaaf - Removes the expiration date on the authority of certain public higher education institutions to transfer real property, except in fee simple, without General Assembly authorization
SB 637 - Rupp - Modifies provisions relating to charter schools
SB 699 - Pearce - Grants the Coordinating Board for Higher Education responsibility to enter into agreements for interstate reciprocity regarding the delivery of postsecondary distance education
SB 701 - Lager - Modifies provisions relating to school superintendents, school accountability report cards, career and technical education, and creates the Farm-to-School Program
SB 719 - Kehoe - Modifies the laws relating to school purchases
SB 722 - Justus - Creates the Missouri Tuition Equity Act
SB 730 - Nasheed - Requires the State Board of Education to adopt a classification system to accredit individual school buildings in the St. Louis City and Kansas City school districts
SB 756 - Schaefer - Adds a weight for gifted education to the elementary and secondary education funding formula
SB 765 - Chappelle-Nadal - Modifies provisions relating to transient students
SB 795 - Lager - Modifies the prohibition on a quality rating system for early childhood education that is not established through Missouri statute
SB 798 - Emery - Modifies provisions relating to elementary and secondary education standards and assessments
SB 815 - Pearce - Modifies the duties of the State Board of Education and requires the board to promulgate rules regarding student data accessibility
SB 825 - Chappelle-Nadal - Modifies the calculation of local effort and free and reduced lunch pupil count used in the elementary and secondary education funding formula
SB 838 - Emery - Creates the Equal Opportunity Scholarship Program to grant scholarships to students from unaccredited school districts for certain educational costs
SB 848 - LeVota - Requires the Department of Higher Education to establish a reimbursement procedure through the A+ Program for a student's portion of fees for dual credit courses
SB 856 - Emery - Requires the State Board of Education to classify the public schools of the state as either unaccredited, provisionally accredited, accredited, or accredited with distinction
SB 887 - Schaefer - Requires each public institution of higher education to annually report the institution's administrative costs as a percent of its operating budget
SB 907 - Richard - Allows the Carthage School District to transfer unrestricted funds from the incidental to the capital projects funds in the 2014-2015 school year to complete student safety-related projects
SB 908 - Schaefer - Modifies the composition of the University of Missouri Board of Curators
SB 931 - Nieves - Requires that members of the State Board of Education be elected instead of appointed
SB 932 - Nieves - Modifies how the Department of Elementary and Secondary Education provides the high school equivalency examination
SB 938 - Pearce - Removes the expiration date on the authority of certain public higher education institutions to transfer real property, except in fee simple, without General Assembly authorization
SB 941 - Curls - Requires the Department of Higher Education to develop a program to offer information technology certification through technical course work
SB 947 - Dixon - Allows Greene County, or any city within the county, to impose a sales tax, upon voter approval, to fund early childhood education
SB 984 - Sifton - Modifies provisions relating to the management of dyslexia in elementary and secondary schools
SB 989 - Lamping - Modifies provisions relating to school facilities
SB 993 - Dempsey - Modifies provisions relating to elementary and secondary education
SJR 32 - Chappelle-Nadal - Allows the Senate to remove the Commissioner of Education by a vote of two-thirds of its members
SJR 55 - Nieves - Requires that members of the State Board of Education be elected instead of appointed
HB 1138 - Rowland - Requires a child enrolled in higher education to receive passing grades in order to receive child support
HB 1157 - Lair - Requires the State Board of Education to adopt a rule regarding student data accessibility
HB 1189 - Wood - Requires DESE to develop a high school graduation policy that allows agriculture or career and technical education courses to satisfy certain subject-specific graduation requirements
HB 1206 - Wilson - Removes the expiration date on the authority of certain public higher education institutions to transfer real property, except in fee simple, without General Assembly authorization
HB 1250 - Wood - Modifies provisions relating to elementary and secondary education
HB 1303 - Haahr - Creates the Missouri Student Religious Liberties Act
HB 1308 - Thomson - Expands the Bright Flight Scholarship Program to include forgivable loans and modifies requirements for students to receive a scholarship
HB 1377 - Walker - Expands the definition of public safety officer in the Public Service Officer or Employee's Child Survivor Grant Program to include uniformed employees of the office of the State Fire Marshall and emergency medical technicians
HB 1389 - Thomson - Grants the Coordinating Board for Higher Education responsibility to enter into agreements for interstate reciprocity regarding the delivery of postsecondary distance education
HB 1390 - Thomson - Modifies provisions relating to higher education
HB 1490 - Bahr - Requires the State Board of Education to convene work groups to develop new academic performance standards
HB 1614 - Burlison - Modifies procedures used in the administration of "Bryce's Law" and adds dyslexia as a qualifying need
HB 1689 - Swan - Modifies provisions relating to elementary and secondary education

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