Daily Archives: May 6, 2015

H.B#61 moves out of House ED Committee! Now the question is, will it fall to another desk drawer veto?

HB 61

Sponsor:

Hudson

Additional Sponsor(s):    Sen. Peterson

Co-Sponsors: Reps. Briggs King, Dukes, Hensley, Yearick, Baumbach, Bolden, Jaques, Lynn, Matthews, Osienski, Paradee, K. Williams; Sens. Bonini, Lavelle

Long Title:

AN ACT TO AMEND TITLE 14 OF THE DELAWARE CODE RELATING TO PUBLIC SCHOOLS.


Committee:

EDUCATION


Number of Committee Members:

14


Date of Report:

05/06/2015


Committee Vote:

Favorable:

On Its Merits:

Unfavorable:

4

7

0

Purpose of the Bill : The purpose of this bill is to require all public school board and district meetings to be digitally recorded and made available to the public via the school or district website within seven business days of the meeting.

Committee Findings: The committee found that this bill helps to alleviate potential problems regarding the on-goings of school board meetings and found the bill acceptable for release.

The ball is in the Speaker of The House’s court ! The Speaker makes the decision as to which bill goes on the House Agenda!

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