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Bill List as of  February 4, 2022
Category Bill # Bill Explanation  Comments Registration Status
Free Speech HF2090 Prohibited training provided by entities that receive tax-generated revenue and including penalties. 1/25 Introduced, referred to State Government.  
Free Speech HSB593 Prohibit a government entity from burdening a person's free exercise of religion. 1/20 Introduced, referred to Judiciary. 1/24 Subcommittee reassigned: Wheeler, Meyer, B. and Salmon. 1/27 Subcommittee recommends passage. Vote Total: 2-1  
Operations HF2131 (Previously HSB511) Relating to child care center staff ratios. 1/26 Introduced, placed on calendar.  
Operations HF2081 (Previously 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. 1/24 Introduced, placed on the calendar.  
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. 1/25 Subcommittee recommends passage. Vote Total: 3-0. 1/26 Committee report, recommending passage.   
Operations HSB654 Allowing third-party CDL testers. 2/2 Introduced, referred to Transportation. Subcommittee: Bush, Cisneros and Prichard.  
Operations SF493 Relating to the registration of construction contractors. 1/14 Subcommittee: J. Taylor, Rowley, and T. Taylor. 1/20 Subcommittee recommends passage. 1/26 Committee report, approving bill.  
Operations SF2186 (Previously SSB3030) Eliminating specific requirements relating to no smoking signs or symbols. 1/13 Introduced, referred to Commerce. 1/18 Subcommittee: Schultz, Johnson, and Lykam. 2/2 Subcommittee recommends passage. 2/3 Introduced, placed on calendar.  
Operations SSB3092 Moving effective date of lodging provider's employee human trafficking prevent training to June 30, 2022. 2/1 Introduced, referred to Appropriations. Subcommittee: Kraayenbrink, Bolkcom, and Lofgren. Subcommittee Meeting: 02/02/2022   
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. 1/24 Subcommittee: Goodwin, Giddens, and Sinclair.   
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. 1/24 Subcommittee: Goodwin, Quirmbach, and Sinclair.  
Programming SF2128 (Previously SSB3047) Changes references from "limited English proficiency'" to "English learner", postsecondary institutions accreditation, and standards for hiring community college faculty. (DE Department bill) 1/26 Introduced, placed on calendar.  
Programming HSB611 (Companion Bill SF2128) Changes references from "limited English proficiency'" to "English learner", postsecondary institutions accreditation, and standards for hiring community college faculty. (DE Department bill) 1/25 Introduced, referred to Education. 1/26 Subcommittee: Wheeler, Cahill and Dolecheck.  
Scholarships HF2165 (Previously HSB541) Allow part-time students to be eligible for Last Dollar Scholarships 1/18 Introduced, referred to Education. Subcommittee: Salmon, Steckman and Stone. 1/25 Subcommittee recommends passage. Vote Total: 3-0. 1/26 Committee report, recommending passage. 1/31 Committee report approving bill, renumbered as HF 2165. For
Scholarships SF2131 (Previously SSB3046 (companion to HSB541) Allow part-time students to be eligible for Last Dollar Scholarships 1/26 Introduced, placed on calendar. For
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