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2006 House Bill 6371: Transfer government career training programs to Department of Education
  1. Introduced by Rep. Judy Emmons (R) on August 30, 2006, to transfer from the state Board of Education to the state Superintendant of Public Instruction and the Department of Education authority over the state schools for the blind and deaf, which previously had been transferred to the Department of Career Development.
    • Referred to the House Higher Education Committee on August 30, 2006.
      • Reported in the House on September 6, 2006, without amendment and with the recommendation that the bill pass.
    • Amendment offered by Rep. Judy Emmons (R) on September 6, 2006, to transfer the final authority on appeals of school district boundary decisions from the state Board of Education to the state Superintendent of Public Instruction. The amendment passed by voice vote in the House on September 6, 2006.
  2. Passed 54 to 44 in the House on September 7, 2006, to transfer from the state Board of Education to the state Superintendant of Public Instruction and the Department of Education authority over the state schools for the blind and deaf, which previously had been transferred to the Department of Career Development. Also, to transfer the final authority on appeals of school district boundary decisions from the state Board of Education to the state Superintendent of Public Instruction.
    Who Voted "Yes" and Who Voted "No"

  3. Received in the Senate on September 12, 2006.
    • Referred to the Senate Education Committee on September 12, 2006.

Comments

Politics  by Anonymous Citizen on October 30, 2006 
Why are the Dems so against this?

2006 House Bill 6371 (Transfer government career training programs to Department of Education)  by admin on January 1, 2001 
Introduced in the House on August 30, 2006, to transfer from the state Board of Education to the state Superintendant of Public Instruction and the Department of Education authority over the state schools for the blind and deaf, which previously had been transferred to the Department of Career Development. Also, to transfer the final authority on appeals of school district boundary decisions from the state Board of Education to the state Superintendent of Public Instruction

The vote was 54 in favor, 44 opposed and 9 not voting

(House Roll Call 936 at House Journal 78)

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