SENATE BILL No. 631
DIGEST OF INTRODUCED BILL
Citations Affected: None (noncode).
Synopsis: Costs study of ISTEP schedule change. Requires the
department of education to study and submit a report to the general
assembly concerning the cost of moving the ISTEP testing date from
the fall to the spring semester of a school year.
Effective: Upon passage.
January 24, 2005, read first time and referred to Committee on Education and Career
First Regular Session 114th General Assembly (2005)
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SENATE BILL No. 631
A BILL FOR AN ACT concerning education.
Be it enacted by the General Assembly of the State of Indiana:
SOURCE: ; (05)IN0631.1.1. -->
SECTION 1. [EFFECTIVE UPON PASSAGE] (a) The department
of education shall study and investigate the costs associated with
changing the ISTEP program testing date from the fall of a school
year to the spring of a school year. The study must include
examining administrative matters, fiscal matters, and procedural
matters of changing the testing date. The department shall report
the results of its study in an electronic format under IC 5-14-6 to
the general assembly before November 1, 2005.
(b) This SECTION expires November 2, 2005.
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SECTION 2. An emergency is declared for this act.