2007 Regular Session


File Code: Primary and Secondary Education Crossfiled with: SENATE BILL 478
Sponsored By:
Delegates Cardin, Barkley, Barnes, Heller, Howard, Kaiser, Olszewski, Rice, Ross, Stein, and Stukes
Education - Reporting Requirement - Class Size


Requiring the State Department of Education to develop a uniform data collection method to track the number of students who regularly participate in a classroom teacher's class; requiring the method to reflect the number of these students in a classroom teacher's class as of September 1 of each year; requiring each county board of education to implement the method and report the results to the Department on or before November 1 of each year; requiring the Department to report to the General Assembly; etc.

History by Legislative and Calendar Date

House Action
First Reading Ways and Means
Hearing 3/21 at 1:00 p.m.
Unfavorable Report by Ways and Means
Senate Action
No Action

Sponsored by:

Delegate Jon S. Cardin, District 11
Delegate Charles Barkley, District 39
Delegate Ben Barnes, District 21
Delegate Henry B. Heller, District 19
Delegate Carolyn J. B. Howard, District 24
Delegate Anne R. Kaiser, District 14
Delegate John A. Olszewski, Jr., District 6
Delegate Craig L. Rice, District 15
Delegate Justin D. Ross, District 22
Delegate Dana Stein, District 11
Delegate Melvin Stukes, District 44

Bill indexed under the following Subjects:

Education, Boards of
Education, Department of
Public Schools

Bill affects the following Statute:

( 7-116 )


Bill Text (Displayed in PDF Format): First Reading, Third Reading, Enrolled
Fiscal and Policy Note (Displayed in PDF Format): Available
Amendments: None offered