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SB 1590: Native Language Assessments


Native Language Assessments; Requiring the Commissioner of Education, upon request by a school district, to provide statewide, standardized assessments in any language to be administered to students with limited English proficiency; authorizing such students to choose to be administered the statewide, standardized assessments in their native language or in English; requiring the Department of Education, upon request by a school district, to develop and provide EOC assessments in any language to be administered to students with limited English proficiency, etc.

Effective Date: 7/1/2019
Last Action: 5/3/2019 Senate - Died in Education
Bill Text: Web Page | PDF
Senate Committee References:
  1. Education (ED)
  2. Appropriations Subcommittee on Education (AED)
  3. Appropriations (AP)

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  • Bill History

    Date Chamber Action
    3/1/2019 Senate • Filed
    3/8/2019 Senate • Referred to Education; Appropriations Subcommittee on Education; Appropriations -SJ 207
    3/13/2019 Senate • Introduced -SJ 207
    5/3/2019 Senate • Indefinitely postponed and withdrawn from consideration
    • Died in Education

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  • SB 1590, Original Filed Version (Current Bill Version) Posted 3/1/2019 at 9:17 AM

    Bill Text:   Web Page | PDF
    Analyses:   None

    Related Bills (1)

    Bill Number Subject Filed By Relationship Last Action and Location Track Bills
    H 1213 Native Language Assessments Polo Identical Last Action: 5/3/2019 H Died in PreK-12 Quality Subcommittee

    Citations - Statutes (9)

    Citation Catchline Location in Bill Location In Bill Help
    120.81 Exceptions and special requirements; general areas. Page 6 (pdf)
    1002.395 Florida Tax Credit Scholarship Program. Page 6 (pdf)
    1002.421 State school choice scholarship program accountability and oversight. Page 7 (pdf)
    1003.433 Learning opportunities for out-of-state and out-of-country transfer students and students needing additional instruction to meet high school graduation requirements. Page 9 (pdf)
    1003.4996 Competency-Based Education Pilot Program. Page 10 (pdf)
    1008.22 Student assessment program for public schools. Page 2 (pdf)
    1008.34 School grading system; school report cards; district grade. Page 10 (pdf)
    1008.345 Implementation of state system of school improvement and education accountability. Page 11 (pdf)
    1012.34 Personnel evaluation procedures and criteria. Page 12 (pdf)

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