SB17-123

SB17-123 - Seal Of Biliteracy For High School Diplomas

Passed/Signed into Law
Concerning a high school diploma endorsement for biliteracy.

The bill authorizes a school district, BOCES, or institute charter high school to grant a diploma endorsement in biliteracy to a student who demonstrates proficiency in English and at least one foreign language. The bill establishes the requirements a graduating high school student must meet to obtain the biliteracy endorsement.

(Note: This summary applies to the reengrossed version of this bill as introduced in the second house.)

 

House Committees

Senate Committees

Latest update: March 30, 2017
03/30/2017 - Governor Signed
03/23/2017 - Sent to the Governor
03/22/2017 - Signed by the Speaker of the House
03/21/2017 - Signed by the President of the Senate
03/15/2017 - Senate Considered House Amendments - Result was to Concur - Repass
03/08/2017 - Senate Considered House Amendments - Result was to Laid Over to 03/15/2017
03/06/2017 - House Third Reading Passed with Amendments - Floor
03/03/2017 - House Third Reading Laid Over to 03/06/2017 - No Amendments
03/02/2017 - House Second Reading Passed - No Amendments
02/27/2017 - House Committee on Education Refer Unamended to House Committee of the Whole
02/16/2017 - Introduced In House - Assigned to Education
02/15/2017 - Senate Third Reading Passed - No Amendments
02/15/2017 - Senate Third Reading Reconsidered - No Amendments
02/14/2017 - Senate Second Reading Passed with Amendments - Floor
02/08/2017 - Senate Committee on Education Refer Unamended to Senate Committee of the Whole
01/27/2017 - Introduced In Senate - Assigned to Education