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S.114 (Act 28)

An act relating to improving prekindergarten through grade 12 literacy within the State

Senate Committee on Education
5/17/2021 - Senate Message, signed by Governor May 13, 2021
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Last Recorded Action
House 5/17/2021 - Senate Message, signed by Governor May 13, 2021
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An act relating to improving prekindergarten through grade 12 literacy within the State

Detailed Status

Regular Session 2021-2022
Body Date Journal Calendar Location Full Status
An act relating to improving prekindergarten through grade 12 literacy within the State

Roll Call History

Regular Session 2021-2022
Body Date Journal Location Full Status

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An act relating to improving prekindergarten through grade 12 literacy within the State

Committee Meetings

Regular Session 2021-2022
Meeting Date Committee
An act relating to improving prekindergarten through grade 12 literacy within the State

Meeting Full List

Regular Session 2021-2022
Wednesday, February 3, 2021
Committee(s):
Senate Committee on Education
3:30 PM

S.114 - An act relating to improving prekindergarten through grade 12 literacy within the State

Walk-through of draft request

James DesMarais, Legislative Counsel, Office of Legislative Counsel

Thursday, February 4, 2021
Committee(s):
Senate Committee on Education
--

S.114 - An act relating to improving prekindergarten through grade 12 literacy within the State

Chelsea Myers, Associate Executive Director, Vermont Superintendents Association
Libby Bonesteel, Superintendent of Schools, Montpelier Roxbury Public Schools
Donald Tinney, President, Vermont National Education Association

Friday, February 5, 2021
Committee(s):
Senate Committee on Education
--

S.114 - An act relating to improving prekindergarten through grade 12 literacy within the State

James DesMarais, Legislative Counsel, Office of Legislative Counsel
Ted Fisher, Director of Communications and Legislative Affairs, Agency of Education

Thursday, February 11, 2021
Committee(s):
Senate Committee on Education
--

S.114 - An act relating to improving prekindergarten through grade 12 literacy within the State

Review of latest draft and testimony

James DesMarais, Legislative Counsel, Office of Legislative Counsel
Chelsea Myers, Associate Executive Director, Vermont Superintendents Association
Libby Bonesteel, Superintendent of Schools, Montpelier Roxbury Public Schools
Sue Ceglowski, Executive Director, Vermont School Boards Association
Jay Nichols, Executive Director, Vermont Principals' Association
Blanche Podhajski, President, Stern Center for Language and Learning

Friday, February 12, 2021
Committee(s):
Senate Committee on Education
--

S.114 - An act relating to improving prekindergarten through grade 12 literacy within the State

Walk-through of latest draft by Legislative Counsel

James DesMarais, Legislative Counsel, Office of Legislative Counsel

Thursday, February 18, 2021
Committee(s):
Senate Committee on Education
1:30 PM

S.114 - An act relating to improving prekindergarten through grade 12 literacy within the State

Walk-through of latest draft and testimony

James DesMarais, Legislative Counsel, Office of Legislative Counsel
Gwen Carmolli, Director of Curriculum and Instruction, Colchester School District
Marjorie Lipson, Professor Emeritus, University of Vermont
Kathleen Flinn, Teacher, Williamstown Elementary School
Teresa White, Teacher, Williamstown Elementary School

Wednesday, February 24, 2021
Committee(s):
Senate Committee on Education
1:45 PM

S.114 - An act relating to improving prekindergarten through grade 12 literacy within the State

Katie Ballard, Parent and Special Education Parent Advocate, VT Coalition For Disability Rights
Daniel French, Secretary, Agency of Education
Chelsea Myers, Associate Executive Director, Vermont Superintendents Association
Libby Bonesteel, Superintendent of Schools, Montpelier Roxbury Public Schools
Jeff Fannon, Executive Director, Vermont National Education Association

Thursday, February 25, 2021
Committee(s):
Senate Committee on Education
10 min after Joint Assembly

S.114 - An act relating to improving prekindergarten through grade 12 literacy within the State

Review of latest draft

James DesMarais, Legislative Counsel, Office of Legislative Counsel

Friday, February 26, 2021
Committee(s):
Senate Committee on Education
--

S.114 - An act relating to improving prekindergarten through grade 12 literacy within the State

Mark-up and possible vote

James DesMarais, Legislative Counsel, Office of Legislative Counsel
James DesMarais, Legislative Counsel, Office of Legislative Counsel

Friday, March 12, 2021
Committee(s):
Senate Committee on Appropriations
1:00 PM

S.114 - An act relating to improving prekindergarten through grade 12 literacy within the State

Committee discussion and possible vote

Sen. Brian Campion
James DesMarais, Legislative Counsel, Office of Legislative Counsel

Tuesday, March 16, 2021
Committee(s):
Senate Committee on Appropriations
1:30 PM

S.114 - An act relating to improving prekindergarten through grade 12 literacy within the State

Committee vote


Wednesday, March 17, 2021
Committee(s):
Senate Committee on Appropriations
1:45 PM

S.114 - An act relating to improving prekindergarten through grade 12 literacy within the State

Vote


Tuesday, March 30, 2021
Committee(s):
House Committee on Education
1:30 PM

S.114 - An act relating to improving prekindergarten through grade 12 literacy within the State

Introduction and Walk Through
As related to H.315

James DesMarais, Legislative Counsel, Office of Legislative Counsel
Stephanie Barrett, Associate Fiscal Officer, Joint Fiscal Office
Mark Perrault, Senior Fiscal Analyst, Joint Fiscal Office
Breanna Parker, Joint Fiscal Office
Rep. Robin Scheu, House Committee on Appropriations

Wednesday, March 31, 2021
Committee(s):
House Committee on Education
8:30 AM

S.114 - An act relating to improving prekindergarten through grade 12 literacy within the State

Committee Discussion, As related to H.315

Holly Morehouse, Executive Director, Vermont Afterschool, Inc.
Chelsea Myers, Associate Executive Director, Vermont Superintendents Association
Mark Perrault, Senior Fiscal Analyst, Joint Fiscal Office
Rep. Robin Scheu, House Committee on Appropriations
10 Min After Floor

S.114 - An act relating to improving prekindergarten through grade 12 literacy within the State

Committee Discussion, As related to H.315

Jeffrey Francis, Executive Director, Vermont Superintendents Association
Sue Ceglowski, Executive Director, Vermont School Boards Association
Jay Nichols, Executive Director, Vermont Principals' Association
Jo-Anne Unruh, Executive Director, Vermont Council of Special Education Administrators
Jeff Fannon, Executive Director, Vermont National Education Association
Daniel French, Secretary, Agency of Education
Emily Simmons, General Counsel, Agency of Education
Rep. Robin Scheu, House Committee on Appropriations

Thursday, April 1, 2021
Committee(s):
House Committee on Education
10:00 AM

S.114 - An act relating to improving prekindergarten through grade 12 literacy within the State

As Related to H.315
Committee Discussion

Daniel French, Secretary, Agency of Education
Rep. Robin Scheu, House Committee on Appropriations
-

S.114 - An act relating to improving prekindergarten through grade 12 literacy within the State

As related to H.101 and H.315, Mark Up

James DesMarais, Legislative Counsel, Office of Legislative Counsel

Friday, April 2, 2021
Committee(s):
House Committee on Education
-

S.114 - An act relating to improving prekindergarten through grade 12 literacy within the State

As related to H.315 and H.101, Mark Up

James DesMarais, Legislative Counsel, Office of Legislative Counsel
11:15 AM

S.114 - An act relating to improving prekindergarten through grade 12 literacy within the State

As related to H.101 and H.315, Committee Discussion

James DesMarais, Legislative Counsel, Office of Legislative Counsel

Tuesday, April 6, 2021
Committee(s):
House Committee on Education
10 Min After Floor

S.114 - An act relating to improving prekindergarten through grade 12 literacy within the State

Committee Discussion and Possible Vote


Tuesday, April 6, 2021
Committee(s):
Senate Committee on Education
3:15 PM

S.114 - An act relating to improving prekindergarten through grade 12 literacy within the State

Walk-through of House changes

James DesMarais, Legislative Counsel, Office of Legislative Counsel

Wednesday, April 7, 2021
Committee(s):
Senate Committee on Education
4:00 PM

S.114 - An act relating to improving prekindergarten through grade 12 literacy within the State

Chelsea Myers, Associate Executive Director, Vermont Superintendents Association
James DesMarais, Legislative Counsel, Office of Legislative Counsel
Rep. Kathryn Webb, Chair, House Committee on Education

Friday, April 9, 2021
Committee(s):
House Committee on Education
-

S.114 - An act relating to improving prekindergarten through grade 12 literacy within the State

Committee Discussion


Tuesday, April 13, 2021
Committee(s):
House Committee on Education
8:30 AM

S.114 - An act relating to improving prekindergarten through grade 12 literacy within the State

Mark Up and Possible Vote

James DesMarais, Legislative Counsel, Office of Legislative Counsel
Jess DeCarolis, Division Director, Student Pathways, Agency of Education
Chelsea Myers, Associate Executive Director, Vermont Superintendents Association, Vermont School Boards Association, Vermont Principals' Association
2:25 AM

S.114 - An act relating to improving prekindergarten through grade 12 literacy within the State

Mark Up and Possible Vote Continued

3:35 PM

S.114 - An act relating to improving prekindergarten through grade 12 literacy within the State

Mark Up and Possible Vote Continued

Emily Simmons, General Counsel, Agency of Education
4:00 AM

S.114 - An act relating to improving prekindergarten through grade 12 literacy within the State

Mark Up and Possible Vote Continued


Thursday, April 15, 2021
Committee(s):
House Committee on Appropriations
1:00 PM

S.114 - An act relating to improving prekindergarten through grade 12 literacy within the State

Rep. Kathryn Webb, Chair, House Committee on Education
James DesMarais, Legislative Counsel, Office of Legislative Counsel
Breanna Parker, Legislative Fiscal Data Analyst , Joint Fiscal Office

Thursday, April 15, 2021
Committee(s):
Senate Committee on Education
3:00 PM

S.114 - An act relating to improving prekindergarten through grade 12 literacy within the State

James DesMarais, Legislative Counsel, Office of Legislative Counsel
Daniel French, Secretary, Agency of Education
Chelsea Myers, Associate Executive Director, Vermont Superintendents Association

Friday, April 16, 2021
Committee(s):
House Committee on Education
-

S.114 - An act relating to improving prekindergarten through grade 12 literacy within the State

Committee Discussion


Tuesday, April 20, 2021
Committee(s):
House Committee on Appropriations
9:00 AM

S.114 - An act relating to improving prekindergarten through grade 12 literacy within the State

Discussion/Vote


Tuesday, April 20, 2021
Committee(s):
House Committee on Education
10 Min After Caucuses

S.114 - An act relating to improving prekindergarten through grade 12 literacy within the State

Amendment

2:45 PM

S.114 - An act relating to improving prekindergarten through grade 12 literacy within the State

Amendment

Daniel French, Secretary, Agency of Education
Chelsea Myers, Associate Executive Director, Vermont Superintendents Association, Vermont National Education Association, Vermont Principals' Association
James DesMarais, Legislative Counsel, Office of Legislative Counsel
3:48 PM

S.114 - An act relating to improving prekindergarten through grade 12 literacy within the State

Amendment

Chelsea Myers, Associate Executive Director, Vermont Superintendents Association
4:05 PM

S.114 - An act relating to improving prekindergarten through grade 12 literacy within the State

Amendment

James DesMarais, Legislative Counsel, Office of Legislative Counsel

Wednesday, April 21, 2021
Committee(s):
House Committee on Appropriations
11:00 AM

S.114 - An act relating to improving prekindergarten through grade 12 literacy within the State

Rep. Kathryn Webb, Chair, House Committee on Education
James DesMarais, Legislative Counsel, Office of Legislative Counsel
Breanna Parker, Legislative Fiscal Data Analyst , Joint Fiscal Office
10 minutes after floor

S.114 - An act relating to improving prekindergarten through grade 12 literacy within the State

Committee Discussion and Possible Vote


Tuesday, April 27, 2021
Committee(s):
Senate Committee on Education
--

S.114 - An act relating to improving prekindergarten through grade 12 literacy within the State

James DesMarais, Legislative Counsel, Office of Legislative Counsel

Wednesday, April 28, 2021
Committee(s):
Senate Committee on Education
--

S.114 - An act relating to improving prekindergarten through grade 12 literacy within the State

Committee discussion


Thursday, April 29, 2021
Committee(s):
Senate Committee on Education
15 min after Floor

S.114 - An act relating to improving prekindergarten through grade 12 literacy within the State

Vote


An act relating to improving prekindergarten through grade 12 literacy within the State

Witnesses Who Testified

Regular Session 2021-2022
House Committee on Appropriations
  • James DesMarais, Legislative Counsel, Office of Legislative Counsel
  • Breanna Parker, Legislative Fiscal Data Analyst , Joint Fiscal Office
  • Rep. Kathryn Webb, Chair, House Committee on Education
House Committee on Education
  • Stephanie Barrett, Associate Fiscal Officer, Joint Fiscal Office
  • Sue Ceglowski, Executive Director, Vermont School Boards Association
  • Jess DeCarolis, Division Director, Student Pathways, Agency of Education
  • James DesMarais, Legislative Counsel, Office of Legislative Counsel
  • Jeff Fannon, Executive Director, Vermont National Education Association
  • Jeffrey Francis, Executive Director, Vermont Superintendents Association
  • Daniel French, Secretary, Agency of Education
  • Holly Morehouse, Executive Director, Vermont Afterschool, Inc.
  • Chelsea Myers, Associate Executive Director, Vermont Superintendents Association
  • Chelsea Myers, Associate Executive Director, Vermont Superintendents Association
  • Chelsea Myers, Associate Executive Director, Vermont Superintendents Association, Vermont National Education Association, Vermont Principals' Association
  • Chelsea Myers, Associate Executive Director, Vermont Superintendents Association, Vermont School Boards Association, Vermont Principals' Association
  • Jay Nichols, Executive Director, Vermont Principals' Association
  • Breanna Parker, Joint Fiscal Office
  • Mark Perrault, Senior Fiscal Analyst, Joint Fiscal Office
  • Rep. Robin Scheu, House Committee on Appropriations
  • Emily Simmons, General Counsel, Agency of Education
  • Jo-Anne Unruh, Executive Director, Vermont Council of Special Education Administrators
Senate Committee on Appropriations
  • Sen. Brian Campion
  • James DesMarais, Legislative Counsel, Office of Legislative Counsel
Senate Committee on Education
  • Katie Ballard, Parent and Special Education Parent Advocate, VT Coalition For Disability Rights
  • Libby Bonesteel, Superintendent of Schools, Montpelier Roxbury Public Schools
  • Gwen Carmolli, Director of Curriculum and Instruction, Colchester School District
  • Sue Ceglowski, Executive Director, Vermont School Boards Association
  • James DesMarais, Legislative Counsel, Office of Legislative Counsel
  • Jeff Fannon, Executive Director, Vermont National Education Association
  • Ted Fisher, Director of Communications and Legislative Affairs, Agency of Education
  • Kathleen Flinn, Teacher, Williamstown Elementary School
  • Daniel French, Secretary, Agency of Education
  • Marjorie Lipson, Professor Emeritus, University of Vermont
  • Chelsea Myers, Associate Executive Director, Vermont Superintendents Association
  • Jay Nichols, Executive Director, Vermont Principals' Association
  • Blanche Podhajski, President, Stern Center for Language and Learning
  • Donald Tinney, President, Vermont National Education Association
  • Rep. Kathryn Webb, Chair, House Committee on Education
  • Teresa White, Teacher, Williamstown Elementary School

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No committee of conference members found for S.114 in the Regular Session 2021-2022.
An act relating to improving prekindergarten through grade 12 literacy within the State

Committee of Conference Meetings

Regular Session 2021-2022
Meeting Date Committee
An act relating to improving prekindergarten through grade 12 literacy within the State

Committee of Conference Meeting Full List

Regular Session 2021-2022
No committee of conference meeting history found for S.114 in the Regular Session 2021-2022.
No committee of conference report found for S.114 in the Regular Session 2021-2022.

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James DesMarais, Legislative Counsel

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