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Bill List as of  January 21, 2022
Category Bill # Bill Explanation  Comments Registration Status
Operations HSB511 Relating to child care center staff ratios. 1/11   Introduced, referred to Human Resources. Subcommittee: Meyer, A., Ehlert and Fry. 1/12 Subcommittee recommends amendment and passage. Vote Total: 2-1  
Operations HSB520 Relating to the assessments administered to practitioner preparation program admission candidates and to practitioner preparation program students prior to students’ completion of a practitioner preparation program. 1/11 Introduced, referred to Education. Subcommittee: Moore, T., Cahill and Wheeler. 1/19 Subcommittee recommends amendment and passage. Vote Total: 3-0  
Operations HSB542 Relates to colleges that are required to register with the College Student Aid Commission which includes Community Colleges and Regents. 1/18 Introduced, referred to Education. Subcommittee: Dolecheck, Bossman and Staed.  
Operations SF493 Relating to the registration of construction contractors. 1/14 Subcommittee: J. Taylor, Rowley, and T. Taylor. 1/20 Subcommittee recommends passage.  
Operations SSB3030 Eliminating specific requirements relating to no smoking signs or symbols. 1/13 Introduced, referred to Commerce.  
Programming HF2008 Relating to certain amounts of school district funding for programs for at-risk students, secondary students who attend alternative programs or alternative schools, or returning dropouts and dropout prevention, and including effective date provisions. Companion Bill: SF2003. 1/11 Introduced, referred to Education. 1/12 Subcommittee: Ingels, Smith and Thompson. 1/18 Subcommittee recommends passage. Vote Total: 2-0.  
Programming HF2019 The establishment of an advanced opportunities program for certain students enrolled in public schools to take overload and dual credit courses, postsecondary credit-bearing and career and technical education certificate examinations, and career and technical education workforce training courses, and the award of a scholarship for early graduation. 1/11 Introduced, referred to Education. 1/12 Subcommittee: Wills, Smith and Stone. 1/19 Subcommittee recommends passage. Vote Total: 2-1.  
Programming SF2042 Relating to the undergraduate programs offered by the institutions of higher education governed by the state board of regents. [Could potentially affect the transfer of credits.] 1/13 Introduced, referred to Education.  
Programming SF2037 Prohibiting administrators from permitting the teaching of certain specified concepts in school districts. [Could impact some Concurrent Enrollment Curriculum] 1/13 introduced, referred to Education.   
Programming SSB3047 Changes references from "limited English proficiency'" to "English learner", postsecondary institutions accreditation, and standards for hiring community college faculty. (DE Department bill) 1/19 Introduced, referred to Education. Subcommittee: Sweeney, Johnson, and Smith, J. Subcommittee meeting 1/24/22  
Scholarships HSB541 Allow part-time students to be eligible for Last Dollar Scholarships 1/18 Introduced, referred to Education. Subcommittee: Salmon, Steckman and Stone. For
Scholarships SSB3046 (companion to HSB541) Allow part-time students to be eligible for Last Dollar Scholarships 1/19 Introduced, referred to Education. Subcommittee: Sinclair, Giddens, and Sweeney. For
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