SB 179-24_ Filed 02/23/2012, 07:38 Porter

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    PREVAILED      Roll Call No. _______
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    I move that Engrossed Senate Bill 179 be amended to read as follows:

SOURCE: Page 3, line 27; (12)MO017930.3. -->     Page 3, between lines 27 and 28, begin a new paragraph and insert:
SOURCE: ; (12)MO017930.2. -->     "SECTION 2. [EFFECTIVE JULY 1, 2012] (a) The legislative council is urged to refer the topic of early education (education before kindergarten) to an appropriate study committee during the 2012 legislative interim.
    (b) The committee shall study the following aspects of early education:
        (1) Whether there is a need for public early education, and the extent of that need.
        (2) Public school capacity issues.
        (3) The availability of teachers for early education.
        (4) Necessary funding levels.
        (5) Any other topic related to early education the committee considers necessary.
    (c) The committee shall operate under the guidelines established by the legislative council.

    (d) This SECTION expires December 31, 2012.
    Renumber all SECTIONS consecutively.
    (Reference is to ESB 179 as printed February 17, 2012.)


Representative Porter

MO017930/DI 71     2012