Senate Education Committee
April 21, 2015
10:30 a.m., 8 E-A
The Senate Education Committee will meet to consider the nomination of Pedro Rivera II as Secretary of Education.
The committee will consider the following legislation:
- Senate Bill 104 P.N. 359 (Dinniman) | Bill Summary – provides for a dual enrollment expansion task force. An amendment will be offered to this bill.
- Senate Bill 329 P.N. 220 (Ward) | Bill Summary – provides for the Ready to Succeed Scholarship Program.
- Senate Bill 590 P.N. 566 (Tomlinson) | Bill Summary – provides for the State-owned University Intellectual Property Act and makes a clarification.
- Senate Bill 678 P.N. 711 (Smucker) | Bill Summary – clarifies arrest powers and jurisdiction of campus police officers employed by the state-owned universities.