HB 2355 Students receiving home instruction; participation in AP and PSAT/NMSQT.
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Summary as passed: (all summaries)

Students receiving home instruction; participation in Advanced Placement and Preliminary SAT/National Merit Scholarship Qualifying Test examinations. Requires school boards to (i) make Advanced Placement (AP), Preliminary SAT/National Merit Scholarship Qualifying Test (PSAT/NMSQT), and PreACT examinations available to students receiving home instruction; (ii) adopt written policies that specify the date by which such students shall register to participate in such examinations; and (iii) notify such students and their parents of such registration deadline and the availability of financial assistance to low-income and needy students to take such examinations. This bill is identical to SB 1414.

Full text:
01/16/17  House: Presented and ordered printed 17103344D  pdf | impact statement
02/17/17  House: Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB2355ER)  pdf | impact statement
03/03/17  Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0302)  pdf

Amendments:
Senate amendments
Senate amendments engrossed

Status:
01/16/17  House: Presented and ordered printed 17103344D
01/16/17  House: Referred to Committee on Education
01/20/17  House: Assigned Education sub: Elementary and Secondary Education
01/27/17  House: Subcommittee recommends reporting (8-Y 0-N)
01/30/17  House: Reported from Education (21-Y 0-N)
01/31/17  House: Read first time
02/01/17  House: Read second time and engrossed
02/02/17  House: Read third time and passed House BLOCK VOTE (95-Y 0-N)
02/02/17  House: VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (95-Y 0-N)
02/03/17  Senate: Constitutional reading dispensed
02/03/17  Senate: Referred to Committee on Education and Health
02/09/17  Senate: Reported from Education and Health with amendments (15-Y 0-N)
02/10/17  Senate: Constitutional reading dispensed (39-Y 0-N)
02/13/17  Senate: Read third time
02/13/17  Senate: Reading of amendments waived
02/13/17  Senate: Committee amendments agreed to
02/13/17  Senate: Engrossed by Senate as amended
02/13/17  Senate: Passed Senate with amendments (40-Y 0-N)
02/15/17  House: Placed on Calendar
02/15/17  House: Senate amendments agreed to by House (98-Y 0-N)
02/15/17  House: VOTE: ADOPTION (98-Y 0-N)
02/17/17  House: Enrolled
02/17/17  House: Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB2355ER)
02/17/17  House: Signed by Speaker
02/20/17  Senate: Signed by President
02/21/17  House: Enrolled Bill communicated to Governor on 2/21/17
02/21/17  Governor: Governor's Action Deadline Midnight, March 27, 2017
03/03/17  Governor: Approved by Governor-Chapter 302 (effective 7/1/17)
03/03/17  Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0302)