2019 Legislation
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      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
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EDUCATION – Amends existing law to provide that approved nontraditional educator preparation programs may receive funding under certain circumstances.
  02/05 Introduced, read first time, referred to JRA for Printing  
  02/06 Reported Printed and Referred to Education  
  02/22 Reported out of Committee with Do Pass Recommendation, Filed for Second Reading  
  02/25 Read second time; Filed for Third Reading  
  02/26 U.C. to hold place on third reading calendar one legislative day  
  02/27 U.C. to hold place on third reading calendar one legislative day  
  02/28 Read Third Time in Full – PASSED - 43-25-2
AYES – Abernathy(Nye), Anderson, Anderst, Andrus, Armstrong, Barbieri, Boyle, Chaney, Clow, Crane, Dayley, DeMordaunt, Dixon, Ehardt, Erpelding, Furniss, Gestrin, Gibbs, Goesling, Harris, Hartgen, Holtzclaw, Horman, Kauffman, Kerby, Kingsley, Lickley, Mendive, Moyle, Palmer, Raymond, Ricks, Shepherd, Stevenson, Syme, Troy(Maurin), Vander Woude, Wagoner, Wood, Young, Youngblood, Zollinger, Mr. Speaker
NAYS – Addis, Amador, Berch, Blanksma, Chew, Christensen, Davis, Ellis, Gannon, Giddings, Green(18), Green(2), Marshall, Mason, McCrostie(Nash), Monks, Moon, Nichols, Rubel, Scott, Smith, Toone, Wintrow, Wisniewski, Zito
Absent – Collins, Raybould
Floor Sponsors - DeMordaunt & Boyle
Title apvd - to Senate
  03/01 Received from the House passed; filed for first reading  
  Introduced, read first time; referred to: Education  
  03/12 Reported out of committee; to 14th Order for amendment  
  03/14 Placed in the Committee of the Whole  
  Amendments ordered printed  
  Reported out as amended; filed for first reading  
  Amendments reported printed  
  Read first time as amended in the Senate; Filed for Second Reading  
  03/15 Read second time as amended in the Senate, filed for Third Reading  
  03/18 Read third time as amended in the Senate – PASSED - 33-0-2
AYES – Agenbroad, Bair, Bayer, Brackett, Buckner-Webb, Burgoyne, Burtenshaw, Cheatham, Crabtree, Den Hartog, Grow, Guthrie, Harris, Heider, Hill, Jordan, Lakey, Lee, Lent, Lodge, Martin, Mortimer, Nelson, Nye, Patrick, Rice, Souza, Stennett, Thayn, Vick, Ward-Engelking, Winder, Woodward
NAYS – None
Absent and excused – Anthon, Johnson
Floor Sponsor - Lent
Title apvd - to House
  03/19 Returned from the Senate Amended  
  Referred to Education for concurrence recommendation  
  03/20 Reported out of Committee and Recommend Concurrence  
  House Concurred in Senate Amendments  
  Bills as Amended Referred to JRA for Engrossing  
  03/21 Reported Engrossed; Filed for First Reading of Engrossed Bills  
  Read first time as amended in Senate; Filed for Second Reading  
  03/22 Read second time as amended in Senate; Filed for Third Reading  
  03/25 Read third time in full as amended in Senate – PASSED - 39-27-4
AYES – Anderson, Anderst, Andrus, Armstrong, Blanksma, Boyle, Clow, Collins, Dayley, DeMordaunt, Dixon, Ehardt, Erpelding, Gannon, Gestrin, Goesling, Harris, Hartgen, Holtzclaw, Horman, Kauffman, Kerby, Kingsley, Lickley, Mendive, Moyle, Palmer, Raybould, Raymond, Ricks, Shepherd, Stevenson, Syme, Vander Woude, Wagoner, Wood, Youngblood, Zollinger, Mr. Speaker
NAYS – Abernathy, Amador, Barbieri, Berch, Chaney, Chew, Christensen, Crane, Davis, Ellis, Furniss, Giddings, Green(2), Marshall, Mason, McCrostie, Monks, Moon, Nichols, Rubel, Scott, Smith, Toone, Wintrow, Wisniewski, Young, Zito
Absent – Addis, Gibbs, Green(18), Troy
Floor Sponsor - DeMordaunt
Title apvd - to enrol
  03/26 Reported Enrolled; Signed by Speaker; Transmitted to Senate  
  03/27 Received from the House enrolled/signed by Speaker  
  Signed by President; returned to House  
  03/28 Returned Signed by the President; Ordered Transmitted to Governor  
  03/29 Delivered to Governor at 10:30 a.m. on March 28, 2019  
  Reported Signed by Governor on March 29, 2019
    Session Law Chapter 259
    Effective: 07/01/2019