Legislative Updates

2013

January 4, 2013 - HB 555 HIGHLIGHTS

January 24, 2013 - HB 543 REQUIRES STAFF TRAINING IN SUICIDE                                               AWARENESS AND PREVENTION

February 1, 2013 - UPDATE ON GOVERNOR'S PROPOSED EDUCATION                                         BUDGET

February 13, 2013 - INTRODUCTION OF HB 59 IN HOUSE OF REPS.

March 7, 2013 - HB 59 TESTIMONY

April 12, 2013 - HOUSE MAKES CHANGES TO SCHOOL FUNDING

April 17, 2013 - HB 59 EXPECTED TO VOTED OUT OF THE HOUSE

April 19, 2013 - HOUSE PASSED HB 59

May 3, 2013 - OAPCS TESTIFIES BEFORE SENATE EDUCATION FINANCE                              SUBCOMMITTEE 

May 24, 2013 - OAPCS' STATEMENT ON HOUSE BILL 167 AND THE                                          INTENTIONS OF MAYOR COLEMAN'S EDUCATION                                            COMMISSION

May 29, 2013 - BUDGET BILL UPDATE

June 7, 2013 - BUDGET BILL (HB 59) PASSES SENATE

June 13, 2013 - HOUSE BILL 167 UPDATE

June 13, 2013 - SUMMARY OF SB 21 CHANGES SIGNED INTO LAW

June 26, 2013 - OAPCS UPDATE ON THE CONFERENCE COMMITTEE'S                                    EDUCATION PROVISIONS OF THE STATE BUDGET BILL SUB.                          H.B. 5

June 27, 2013 - BUDGET HANDOUT FROM JUNE 27

                       BUDGET PRESENTATION ON JUNE 27

July 1, 2013 - HOUSE BILL 59, COMMUNITY SCHOOL DRAFT FUNDING

July 16, 2013 - THE COLUMBUS PLAN SIGNED INTO LAW

2012

May 24, 2012 - SB 316 HEADS TO CONFERENCE COMMITTEE

May 31, 2012 - OHIO ESEA WAIVER

June 14, 2012 - IRS COMMENTS, SB 316, CLEVELAND PLAN

June 28, 2012 - SCHOOL FUNDING TESTIMONY

August 20, 2012 - OAPCS LEGISLATIVE PRIORITIES + GRADE REPORTS

November 16, 2012 - OAPCS CEO TESTIFIES ON HB 555

December 14, 2012 - HOUSE BILL 555 PASSES OUT OF SENATE WITH                                            AMENDMENTS

2011

February 2011 - UPDATE ON PROPOSED FEDERAL EDUCATION FUNDING

April 2011 - ‘SNOW DAYS’ BILL FAILS IN OHIO HOUSE

June 2011 - HOUSE BILL 153 UPDATE

July 2011 - HOUSE BILL 153 SUMMARY

August 15, 2011 - CHANGES TO MEDICATION ADMINISTRATION                                                    REQUIREMENTS

September 14, 2011 - OAPCS PRESS RELEASE ON HR 2218

 

2010

April 2010 - DON’T MISS YOUR SCHOOL’S OPPORTUNITY TO PARTICIPATE IN                    RACE-TO-THE-TOP FUNDING!

June 2010 - REP. DYER PLANS TO CONTINUE HIS PROBE INTO CHARTER                         SCHOOL LAW WITH POSSIBLE FUTER HEARINGS

July 2010 - BUDGET CUTS IN K-12 PUBLIC EDUCATION LOOMING

September 2010 - UPDATE

October 2010 - EDUCATION JOBS FUND PROGRAM UPDATE FOR CHARTER                            SCHOOLS

December 2010 - CORDRAY V. THE INTERNATIONAL PREPARATORY SCHOOL

2009

January 2009 - OAPCS RESPONDS TO STATE OF THE STATE ADDRESS

February 2009 - QUESTIONS FOR GOVERNOR’S BUDGET PLAN

March 2009 - LEGISLATIVE UPDATE

June 2009 - AM. SUB. HB 1 APPLAUDED BY CHARTER ADVOCATES

July 2009 - CHARTER SCHOOL FUNDING RESTORED IN FINAL BUDGET BILL

2008

January 2008 - OAPCS MEMO ON DROPOUT RECOVERY PROVISIONS

May 2008 - OHIO HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES ISSUES CHARTER SCHOOL                  WEEK RESOLUTION

July 2008 - GOVERNOR ENGAGES OHIOANS IN “CONVERSATION ON                                EDUCATION”, CHARTER SCHOOL STAKEHOLDERS URGED TO                        PARTICIPATE IN REGIONAL MEETINGS

December 2008 - GOVERNOR’S “CONVERSATION OF EDUCATION” CONTINUES                           SCHOOL FUNDING FORUMS TO BE HELD IN SIX LOCATIONS