2019-20 Legislative Session

Certification, Teacher

Testimony to the State Board of Education on proposed revisions to Chapter 49 regulations

Charter Schools

Letter to the House Education Committee regarding charter package
Letter to the Senate Education Committee supporting Senate Bill 590, establishing a Charter School Funding Advisory Commission
PSBA's testimony to the Senate Education Committee

Employment/Personnel Issues

Letter opposing House Bill 297, requiring public schools to provide employers with direct access to school services and students
Joint letter to the House Labor and Industry Committee supporting House Bill 1234, concerning Workers’ Compensation Act changes
PSBA’s testimony to the House Education Committee regarding educator evaluation

PlanCon Reform

Letter to senators requesting cosponsorship of PlanCon reform bill
Letter to the Senate Education Committee supporting Senate Bill 700, implementing the recommendations of the State Public School Building Construction and Reconstruction Advisory Committee

School Boards

Letter supporting HB 227, providing for signatures for nominating petitions
Letter supporting House Bill 283, amending the Right-to-Know Law to allow fees for commercial requests
Letter to the House State Government Committee opposing House Bill 1069, regarding meeting agendas
PSBA's testimony to the Senate Education Committee on issues related to food in education, September 23, 2019
Joint letter to the House State Government Committee opposing House Bill 472, regarding referendum requirements for school building projects
Letter supporting Senate Bill 530, protecting student victims of sexual assault
Letter to the Senate Labor and Industry Committee opposing Senate Bill 464, regarding workplace rules

School Funding

PSBA’s testimony to the Special Education Funding Formula Commission, October 1, 2019

School Safety and Security

Letter seeking clarifications on various safety requirements under Act 44 of 2018
Joint letter to the House of Representatives from PSBA, PASA and PSEA supporting House Bill 1423, regarding threat assessment teams
Letter supporting House Bill 49, restoring school police powers and extending training deadlines

Taxation Issues

Letter to the House Aging and Older Adult Services Committee supporting House Bill 1076, providing tax rebates for senior citizens who volunteer in the school district
Letter to the Senate Education Committee supporting House Bill 522, establishing a CTE tax credit program

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