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Questions? Contact Shan Seivert, Policy Liaison, at shanlyn.seivert@iowa.gov or 515-281-3399.

Note: Clicking on the bill number in the table below takes you directly to the bill on the official state legislative website. Once there, select "Current Bill History" located on the left side of the page to know the current status of the bill. Bill information on the official state legislative website is updated daily.

2017

Table last updated: Monday, February 27, 2017

Bill Number Title Sponsor(s)/Comment(s) Date
HF 8 Teacher Quality Demonstration Pilot Projects Wills 1/20/2017
HF 9 Persistently Lowest-Achieving Schools Wills 1/20/2017
HF 17 Emergency Medical Procedures Training Requirements for School Coaches Jones 2/2/2017
HF 21 School District Funding Winckler 2/2/2017
HF 24 School District Enrollment Supplement Program Koester and 2 Others 1/20/2017
HF 25 Statewide Preschool Program for Four-Year-Old Children Koester 1/20/2017
HF 26 Exercise of Powers by the Board of Directors of a School District Highfill 2/2/2017
HF 27 Policies at Public Institutions of Higher Education Granting Resident Status Hunter and 2 Others 2/2/2017
HF 28 Personal Finance Literacy Pettengill and 17 Others 1/20/2017
HF 29 Shared Operational Functions for Purposes of Supplementary Weighting Fisher 1/20/2017
HF 44 State Percent of Growth and Categorical State Percent of Growth Wolfe 1/20/2017
HF 45 One-year Mandatory Tuition Freeze Highfill 1/20/2017
HF 46 Cost Per Pupil Winckler and 9 Others 1/20/2017
HF 47 Postsecondary Education Assistance Winckler and 5 Others 1/20/2017
HF 48 Student Data Collection Salmon 1/20/2017
HF 49 Open Enrollment Fisher 1/20/2017
HF 65 World Language Education Pilot Program Abdul-Samad 1/24/2017
HF 66 Pupil’s Residence for Purposes of Establishing State Transportation Rizer 1/24/2017
HF 86 Prohibiting Regents Institutions From Scheduling Intercollegiate Football Games on Fridays Cownie 1/24/2017
HF 92 Student Personal Information Protection Pettengill 1/27/2017
HF 104 Open Enrollment Property Tax Equalization Fee and Refund Salmon 1/27/2017
HF 110 School Corporation Funds  Brown-Powers 1/27/2017
HF 118 Governor De-appropriation Committee on Appropriations 2/2/2017
HF 124 School District Funding Thede and 12 Others 1/27/2017
HF 136 State School Foundation Program Committee on Appropriations 2/2/2017
HF 138 Driver Education Courses R. Taylor 2/2/2017
HF 139 Statewide Assessments of Student Progress Salmon and 10 Others 2/2/2017
HF 140 Iowa Core Curriculum and Content Standards Salmon and 8 Others 2/2/2017
HF 141 District Cost Per Pupil Winckler and 19 Others 2/2/2017
HF 142 School District Residency for Children Participating in Athletic Leagues Olson 2/2/2017
HF 153 School District Funding Paustian 2/2/2017
HF 154 Voluntary Diversity Plans Under the State’s Open Enrollment Law Fisher and 6 Others 2/2/2017
HF 178 State Preschool Program Mascher 2/2/2017
HF 179 School Budget Review Committee to Grant Supplemental Aid Mascher 2/2/2017
HF 180 Full-day Preschool Program Mascher 2/2/2017
HF 188 Secure an Advanced Vision for Education Fund Steckman and 15 Others 2/2/2017
HF 207 Permissible Uses of Supplemental Aid for Professional Development Grassley 2/7/2017
HF 217 Disciplinary Actions Taken Against a Licensed School Employee Committee on Education 2/7/2017
HF 220 Administration of a Civics Examination Heartsill and 12 Others 2/7/2017
HF 221 Transportation Aid supplement Program Gassman and 22 Others 2/7/2017
HF 242 Individual Income Tax Checkoff for the Iowa Election Campaign Fund Committee on Ways and Means 2/8/2017
HF 255 Modifying the Membership of the College Student Aid Commission Gassman 2/9/2017
HF 256 Enrollment Limitation Under the Postsecondary Enrollment Options Program Heaton 2/9/2017
HF 267 Low-income Program Supplement Nielsen and 8 Others 2/10/2017
HF 268 Private Instruction Reporting Requirement Hanson and 7 Others 2/10/2017
HF 269 School District Transportation Costs Hanson 2/10/2017
HF 270 Human Growth and Development Instruction Mascher and 9 Others 2/10/2017
HF 271 Statewide Assessments Mascher and 7 Others 2/10/2017
HF 290 Prohibiting the Deduction of Amounts Classified as a Penalty Reimbursement for Tax Purposes Committee on Ways and Means 2/10/2017
HF 315 Iowa Core Curriculum and Standards Wheeler and 2 Others 2/15/2017
HF 317 Display of the Golden Rule in Public School Classrooms Sheets 2/15/2017
HF 329 Supplementary Weighting for Limited English Proficient Students Gaines 2/15/2017
HF 330 Teacher Licensure Renewal Gaines 2/15/2017
HF 337 Public School Funding Sheets 2/15/2017
HF 340 Public Education Funding Kaufmann 2/17/2017
HF 341 Additional Weighting for Limited English Proficient Students Oldson and Anderson 2/17/2017
HF 349 School District Reorganization Petitions Mommsen 2/17/2017
HF 350 Medical School Acceptance to Iowa Residents Fry 2/17/2017
HF 351 Supplementary Weighting for Limited English Proficient Students Oldson and 2 Others 2/17/2017
HF 352 Suicide Prevention and Trauma Care Training to School Employees Highfill 2/17/2017
HF 353 Security Plans for School Buildings Gustafson 2/17/2017
HF 367 Third Grade Retention/Intensive Summer Reading Programs Mascher 2/23/2017
HF 368 Private Instruction Mascher 2/23/2017
HF 369 Teacher License Renewal Requirements Mascher 2/23/2017
HF 370 Third Grade Retention/Intensive Summer Reading Programs Mascher 2/23/2017
HF 381 Modified Supplemental Amounts for At-Risk Funding Gassman 2/23/2017
HF 382 District Cost Equity Supplement Program Gassman 2/23/2017
HF 383 Conduct of a Superintendent Under the Board of Educational Examiners Standards of Professional Conduct and Ethics Winckler and 3 Others 2/23/2017
HF 404 Transportation Equity Program Sheets 2/23/2017
HF 405 School Budget Review Committee Sheets 2/23/2017
HF 406 Postsecondary Institutions Provide Employment and Salary Data to Students Best 2/23/2017
HF 411 School Budget Review Committee Authority Winckler and 24 Others 2/23/2017
HF 418 Practitioner Preparation Program Requirements Salmon 2/27/2017
HF 419 Peace Officers/Retired Peace Officers Qualify as Driver Education Instructors R. Taylor 2/27/2017
HF 420 Radon Testing and Mitigation in Public Schools R. Taylor and Koester 2/27/2017
HF 421 Statewide Preschool Program Breckenridge and 16 Others 2/27/2017
HF 435 Educational Institutions Compile Graduate Outcomes Report Grassley 2/27/2017
HJR 3 Amendment to the Constitution of the State of Iowa to Provide Home Rule for School Districts Highfill 2/2/2017
HSB 17 Disciplinary Actions Taken Against a Licensed School Employee Proposed Board of Educational Examiners Bill 2/2/2017
HSB 55 State School Foundation Program Proposed Committee on Appropriations Bill 2/2/2017
HSB 85 Aggregate Tax Credit Authorization Limit for the Endow Iowa Tax Credit Proposed Committee on Ways and Means 2/8/2017
HSB 94 Registration of Postsecondary Schools by the College Student Aid Commission Proposed College Student Aid Commission Bill 2/9/2017
HSB 95 Disposition or Modification of Uncollectible Student Debt Owed to the College Student Aid Commission Proposed College Student Aid Commission Bill 2/9/2017
HSB 96 Eligibility Requirements for Grant and Loan Forgiveness Programs Proposed College Student Aid Commission 2/9/2017
HSB 97 High School Equivalency Programs and Assessments Proposed Department of Education Bill 2/9/2017
HSB 101 Higher Education Financial Literacy Requirement Proposed Committee on Appropriations 2/14/2017
HSB 107 Computer Science Education Proposed Governor Bill 2/14/2017
HSB 109 Use of Electronic Communication Devices While Driving Proposed Governor Bill 2/15/2017
HSB 138 State Regulations Proposed Governor Bill 2/23/2017
SF 6 Supplementary Weighting for Limited English Proficient Students Quirmbach 1/11/2017
SF 7 Radon Testing Quirmbach 1/11/2017
SF 8 Low-income Program Supplement Quirmbach 1/11/2017
SF 9 Period of Time for Collecting Sales Tax Quirmbach 1/20/2017
SF 13 Statutory Repeal Provisions/Secure an Advanced Vision for Education Fund D. Johnson 1/12/2017
SF 15 Extending Period of Time for Collecting Sales Tax/Secure an Advanced Vision for Education Fund D. Johnson 1/12/2017
SF 29 Modifying the Duties and Authority of Certain State and Local Governmental Entities Zaun 1/11/2017
SF 30 Iowa Core Curriculum and Content and Assessment Standards Zaun 1/11/2017
SF 31 Mandatory Uniform Policy Zaun 1/11/2017
SF 41 Tenure Systems at Public Postsecondary Educational Institutions Zaun 1/12/2017
SF 69 Preschool Budget Enrollment Petersen 1/12/2017
SF 83 Criminal Offense of Sexual Exploitation by a School Employee Zaun 1/18/2017
SF 95 Transfer of Funding/Athletic Programs at the Institutions of Higher Learning D. Johnson 1/18/2017
SF 98 Statewide Preschool Program Hart 1/18/2017
SF 119 Human Growth and Development Instruction Quirmbach and 10 Others 1/24/2017
SF 120 Supplementary Weighting Bowman 1/24/2017
SF 121 Limited English Proficient Students Peterson 1/24/2017
SF 128 Assessment Feenstra 1/24/2017
SF 130 Governor De-appropriation Signed by the Governor 2/1/2017 2/2/2017
SF 135 Compulsory Age of Attendance Quirmbach 1/27/2017
SF 136 Statewide Preschool Program for Four-Year-Old Children Quirmbach and 16 Others 1/27/2017
SF 137 Core Curriculum and Twenty-first Century Learning Skills Quirmbach and 9 Others 1/27/2017
SF 138 Private Instruction McCoy 1/27/2017
SF 146 Carrying on School Grounds Chapman 1/27/2017
SF 150 Supplementary Weighting for Limited English Proficient Students Zaun 1/27/2017
SF 154 State Percent of Growth Taylor 1/27/2017
SF 155 Categorical State Percent of Growth Taylor 1/27/2017
SF 160 Licensing Fees Bowman and 16 Others 2/2/2017
SF 166 State School Foundation Program Signed by the Governor 
2/8/2017
2/2/2017
SF 175 School District Transportation Bowman 2/7/2017
SF 181 Payment of Certain Out-of-State Education Expenses for Students Requiring Medical Treatment Petersen 2/7/2017
SF 187 School District Cash Reserve Funds Danielson 2/7/2017
SF 204 Physical Restraint and Seclusion Practices Bolkcom 2/7/2017
SF 229 Peace Officers and Retired Peace Officers Quality as Classroom Driver Education Instructors Schneider 2/9/2017
SF 238 Criminal Offense of Sexual Exploitation by School Employee Committee on Education 2/14/2017
SF 239 Disciplinary Actions Against a Licensed School Employee Committee on Education 2/14/2017
SF 240 Statewide Assessments Committee on Education 2/14/2017
SF 247 Exemption From School District Retention and Intensive Summer Reading Program Requirements Danielson 2/15/2017
SF 248 Educational Instruction and Course Content Primarily Over the Internet Chelgren and 5 Others 2/15/2017
SF 270 Voluntary Diversity Plans Zaun 2/17/2017
SF 271 Exercise of Powers by the Board of Directors of a School District Zaun 2/17/2017
SF 274 Computer Science Education Committee on Education 2/17/2017
SF 288 Political Affiliation and Balance of Faculty at Institutions of Higher Education Chelgren 2/23/2017
SF 294 Video and Monitoring Devices Chelgren 2/23/2017
SF 304 School District Funding Smith 2/23/2017
SF 305 School District Funding Smith 2/23/2017
SF 314 Limitation on the Amount of Administrative Costs for School Districts Zaun 2/23/2017
SF 321 School District Boundary Changes Chelgren 2/23/2017
SF 322 School District Funding Chelgren 2/23/2017
SF 323 Teacher's Right to Remove Disruptive Students From Classroom Chelgren 2/23/2017
SF 330 Completion of Medicaid Reimbursement Forms Hart 2/23/2017
SF 337 Residency Requirements for Institutions of Higher Learning Bertrand 2/27/2017
SF 354 Lower Compulsory School Attendance Age Hart and 9 Others 2/27/2017
SJR 6 Home Rule for School Districts Zaun 2/23/2017
SCR 2 Joint Rules Governing Lobbyists of the Senate and House of Representatives Committee on Ethics 2/7/2017
SSB 1001 Statewide Assessments Proposed Committee on Education Bill 2/2/2017
SSB 1013 Code References Proposed Committee on Ways and Means Bill 2/2/2017
SSB 1014 Code References Proposed Committee on Ways and Means Bill 2/2/2017
SSB 1017 Disciplinary Actions Taken Against a Licensed School Employee Proposed Board of Educational Examiners Bill 2/2/2017
SSB 1025 Repeal Code Section-Taxpayers Indicate on Tax Returns the Presence/Absence of Health Care Coverage Proposed Committee on Ways and Means Bill 2/2/2017
SSB 1028 State School Foundation Program Proposed Committee on Education Bill 2/2/2017
SSB 1034 Water Quality Proposed Governor Bill 2/2/2017
SSB 1047 Computer Science Education Proposed Governor Bill 2/7/2017
SSB 1052 Fees Collected by County Sheriff Proposed Committee on Ways and Means 2/9/2017
SSB 1053 Registration Fees for Motor Vehicles Transferred to Nonprofit Entities for Donation to Individuals Proposed Committee on Ways and Means 2/9/2017
SSB 1054 Property Assessment Appeal Board Proposed Committee on Ways and Means 2/9/2017
SSB 1055 Property Tax Exemption - Geothermal Heating and Cooling Systems Proposed Committee on Ways and Means 2/9/2017
SSB 1057 High School Equivalency Programs and Assessments Proposed Department of Education Bill 2/7/2017
SSB 1058 Disposition of Modification of Uncollectible Student Debt Owed to College Student Aid Commission Proposed College Student Aid Commission Bill 2/7/2017
SSB 1059 Registration of Postsecondary Schools by the College Student Aid Commission and Student Eligibility for State Student Financial Aid Programs Proposed College Student Aid Commission Bill 2/7/2017
SSB 1060 Educational Assistance Programs Proposed College Student Aid Commission Bill 2/7/2017
SSB 1061 Eligibility Requirements for Grant and Loan Forgiveness Programs> Proposed College Student Aid Commission Bill 2/7/2017
SSB 1062 State Individual Income Tax Proposed Committee on Ways and Means 2/9/2017
SSB 1065 Renewable Energy Tax Credit Proposed Committee on Ways and Means 2/9/2017
SSB 1066 Iowa Election Campaign Fund Individual Income Tax Checkoff Proposed Committee on Ways and Means 2/9/2017
SSB 1083 Tuition Grant Received by a Qualified Resident Student Proposed Committee on Education Bill 2/9/2017
SSB 1101 Use of Electronic Communication Devices While Driving  Proposed Governor Bill 2/15/2017
SSB 1114 Children's Residential Facility Certification Requirements Proposed Committee on Education Bill 2/17/2017
SSB 1124 School District Finance Proposed Committee on Education Bill 2/23/2017
SSB 1137 Education Omnibus Proposed Committee on Education 2/23/2017
SSB 1142 Student Loan Debt Cancellation for Income Tax Purposes Proposed Committee on Ways and Means 2/23/2017

 

Printed from the Iowa Department of Education website on February 28, 2017 at 8:22am.