2018 Legislation
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The status of each bill, resolution, proclamation, and memorial is updated when the offices of the Secretary of the Senate and the Chief Clerk of the House publish the un-official daily journals and should not be deemed official. The official bill actions are located in the final journal, which are maintained by the offices of the Secretary of the Senate and the Chief Clerk of the House.  The daily journals are published at the end of each legislative day.

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      Bill Text
      Engrossment 1 – This is known as the engrossed bill that incorporates adopted amendments. The highest numbered engrossment is the final version that was considered for adoption.
     Statement of Purpose / Fiscal Note
     Legislative Co-sponsors

EDUCATION – Adds to existing law to establish provisions regarding a STEM diploma.
  02/02 Introduced; read first time; referred to JR for Printing  
  02/05 Reported Printed; referred to Education  
  02/09 Reported out of committee; to 14th Order for amendment  
  02/13 Placed in the Committee of the Whole  
  Reported out without recommendation, as amended  
  Amendments ordered printed; referred for engrossment  
  02/14 Amendments reported printed  
  Reported engrossed, filed for first reading, as amended  
  Read first time as amended, filed for Second Reading  
  02/15 Read second time as amended, filed for Third reading  
  02/20 Read third time in full as amended – PASSED - 34-1-0
AYES – Agenbroad, Anthon, Bair, Bayer, Brackett, Buckner-Webb, Burgoyne, Crabtree, Den Hartog, Foreman, Guthrie, Hagedorn, Harris, Heider, Hill, Johnson, Jordan, Keough, Lakey, Lee, Lodge, Martin, Mortimer, Nonini, Nye, Patrick, Potts, Siddoway, Souza, Stennett, Thayn, Vick, Ward-Engelking, Winder
NAYS – Rice
Absent and excused – None
Floor Sponsor - Nonini
Title apvd - to House
  02/21 Received from the Senate, Filed for First Reading  
  Read First Time, Referred to Education  
  02/28 Reported out of Committee with Do Pass Recommendation, Filed for Second Reading  
  03/01 Read second time; Filed for Third Reading  
  03/02 Read Third Time in Full – PASSED - 66-2-2
AYES – Amador, Anderson, Anderst, Armstrong, Barbieri, Bell, Blanksma, Boyle, Burtenshaw, Chaney, Cheatham, Chew, Clow, Collins, Crane, Dayley, DeMordaunt, Dixon, Ehardt, Erpelding, Gannon(17), Gannon(5), Gibbs, Giddings, Hanks, Harris, Hartgen, Holtzclaw, Horman, Kauffman, Kerby, King, Kingsley, Kloc(Tway), Loertscher, Luker, Malek(Widmyer), Manwaring, McCrostie, McDonald, Mendive, Miller, Monks, Moon, Moyle, Nate, Packer, Palmer, Raybould, Redman, Rubel, Scott, Smith, Stevenson, Thompson, Toone, Troy(Goesling), VanOrden, Vander Woude, Wagoner, Wintrow, Wood, Youngblood, Zito, Zollinger, Mr. Speaker
NAYS – Perry, Syme
Absent – Gestrin, Shepherd
Floor Sponsor - DeMordaunt
Title apvd - to Senate
  03/05 Returned From House Passed; referred to enrolling  
  03/06 Reported enrolled; signed by President; to House for signature of Speaker  
  03/07 Received from Senate; Signed by Speaker; Returned to Senate  
  Reported signed by the Speaker & ordered delivered to Governor  
  03/08 Reported delivered to Governor at 8:20 a.m. on 03/08/18  
  03/14 Signed by Governor on 03/13/18
    Session Law Chapter