We will use this post to try and keep track of two bills in our state legislature that could change textbook adoption and review procedures. See our previous post for a summary of why these bills are of concern.
SB 1018: Instructional Materials for K-12 Public Education
12/17/15 — The bill has been referred to three committees: Education Pre-K-12; Appropriations Subcommittee on Education; and Appropriations. No hearings have been scheduled yet.
12/2/15 — Bill was filed by Sen. Alan Hays.
HB 899 – Instructional Materials for K-12 Public Education
12/18/15 — The bill has been referred to three committees: K-12 Subcommittee; Education Appropriations Subcommittee; and Education Committee. No hearings have been scheduled yet.
12/8/15 — Bill was filed by Ray Pilon. It has three Co-Sponsors: Dane Eagle, Matt Gaetz and David Santiago.