CS/SB 1656: McKay Scholarships/Students With Disabilities
GENERAL BILL by Education Pre-K - 12 ; Wise
McKay Scholarships/Students With Disabilities; Makes John M. McKay Scholarships available to students with disabilities who have a 504 accommodation plan issued under s. 504 of the federal Rehabilitation Act. Allows a parent to request and receive a scholarship for a student to enroll and attend a private school if the student has a 504 accommodation plan. Provides that students with certain temporary 504 accommodation plans are ineligible for a scholarship. Provides that a parent may choose to enroll the student in a public school in an adjacent district under certain conditions, etc.
Last Action: 4/29/2011 Senate - Laid on Table, companion bill(s) passed, see CS/HB 1329 (Ch. 2011-127) -SJ 602
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- Education Pre-K - 12 (ED)
- Budget (BC)
• Referred to Education Pre-K - 12; Budget -SJ 188
• Introduced -SJ 188
• On Committee agenda-- Education Pre-K - 12, 04/14/11, 9:15 am, 301 Senate Office Building
• CS by Education Pre-K - 12; YEAS 3 NAYS 0 -SJ 470
• Pending reference review under Rule 4.7(2) - (Committee Substitute)
• Now in Budget -SJ 470
• On Committee agenda-- Budget, 04/25/11, 1:15 pm, 412 Knott Building
• Favorable by- Budget; YEAS 14 NAYS 5 -SJ 469
• Placed on Calendar, on 2nd reading -SJ 469
• CS by Education Pre-K - 12 read 1st time -SJ 489
• Placed on Special Order Calendar, 04/29/11
• Read 2nd time -SJ 602
• Substituted CS/HB 1329 -SJ 602
• Laid on Table, companion bill(s) passed, see CS/HB 1329 (Ch. 2011-127) -SJ 602
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