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Senate Committee on Education

 

AGENDA

 

Room 28

April 18, 2017 - April 21, 2017

Last Updated 5/5/2017 4:03 PM

 

Tuesday, April 18, 2017

9:30 AM          Senate Floor Convenes

 

1:30 PM          S. 130 - An act relating to miscellaneous changes to education laws

Committee discussion

 

Wednesday, April 19, 2017

9:30 AM          Senate Floor Convenes

 

1:30 PM          Restorative Justice in the Schools

Susan Cherry, Executive  Director, St. Johnsbury Community Restorative Justice Center

 

2:00 PM          Committee  Discussion

 

3:00 PM          Northern Vermont University Update

Elaine Collins, President, Northern Vermont University

Nolan Atkins, Interim President, Lyndon State College

 

4:00 PM          Northern Vermont University Reception

Cedar Creek Room

 

Thursday, April 20, 2017

9:30 AM          Senate Floor Convenes

 

1:30 PM          S. 130 - An act relating to miscellaneous changes to education laws

Speech Language Pathologist licensing

Colin Benjamin, Director, Office of Professional Regulation, Secretary of State's Office

Sen. Jeanette K. White, Chair, Senate Government Operations Committee

Amy Fowler, Ed.D., Deputy Secretary, Agency of Education

 

2:30 PM          S. 122 - An act relating to increased flexibility for school district mergers

Committee discussion of House Education Committee amendment

James DesMarais, Legislative Counsel, Office of Legislative Council

 

3:00 PM          S. 130 - An act relating to miscellaneous changes to education laws

Speech Language Pathologist licensing (continued)

Colin Benjamin, Director, Office of Professional Regulation, Secretary of State's Office

Amy Fowler, Ed.D., Deputy Secretary, Agency of Education

 

Friday, April 21, 2017

9:00 AM          Senate Floor Convenes

 

After the Floor          S. 130 - An act relating to miscellaneous changes to education laws

Discussion of House Education Committee amendment

James DesMarais, Legislative Counsel, Office of Legislative Council

 

ATTENTION WITNESSES- Please email handouts to the committee assistant before your scheduled meeting date and bring 10 hard copies. Please write your name, organization, date and title on each document. With few exceptions, any documents you hand out to a committee, or send to a committee assistant, are open to the public and may be posted to the committee’s webpage.

 

If you have any questions and comments, please contact

 Jeannie Lowell at 802-828-3805 or jlowell@leg.state.vt.us