Bill Summaries: H758 (2011-2012 Session)

  • Summary date: Jun 30 2011 - View summary

    AN ACT TO ESTABLISH THE ARTS EDUCATION COMMISSION. Summarized in Daily Bulletin 4/7/11, 6/7/11, and 6/13/11. Enacted June 24, 2011. Effective June 24, 2011.

  • Summary date: Jun 13 2011 - View summary

    Senate amendment makes the following changes to 2nd edition. Reduces the membership of the Arts Education Commission from twelve to nine, and makes conforming changes to membership appointment provisions.

  • Summary date: Jun 7 2011 - View summary

    Senate committee substitute makes the following changes to 1st edition. Reduces the appointments to the Arts Education Commission by the Speaker of the House of Representatives from six to four, two Representatives and two citizens at large. Also reduces the total Commission membership from 14 to 12.

  • Summary date: Apr 7 2011 - View summary

    Establishes the 14 member Arts Education Commission (Commission) to do the following: (1) review, prioritize, and recommend implementation strategies for the recommendations of the Comprehensive Arts Education Plan for K-12; (2) recommend the content and process to establish an arts education report card; (3) recommend ways to assess and promote opportunities for students to learn the skills of creativity and innovation; (4) work with the Department of Instruction on the creation of arts education assessment models based on existing assessments and tests; (5) recommend the establishment of arts education accountability incentives for schools under the accountability component of the Accountability and Curriculum Reform Effort for specified areas; and (6) study and recommend a permanent financing strategy for K-12 arts education. Provides for Commission membership, filling of vacancies, member compensation, and Commission administration. Requires the Commission to report to the 2012 Regular Session of the General Assembly by May 1, 2012, at which time the Commission terminates.