Bill

HB 851

86(R) - 2019
House Public Education
House Public Education

Contact the Author

Dan Huberty

Phone:

512-463-0520

Capitol Office:

E2.408

Email:

Vote Recommendation

Neutral
  • Neutral
  • Neutral
  • Neutral
  • Neutral
  • Neutral

Author(s)

Dan Huberty

Co-Author(s)

Keith Bell

Bill Caption

Relating to the use of individual graduation committees and other alternative methods to satisfy certain public high school graduation requirements.  


Fiscal Notes

No fiscal implication to the State is anticipated.


Bill Analysis

HB 851 would remove several expiration dates for alternative methods to satisfy high school graduation requirements, particularly in charter schools. Requirements for charter schools to create individual graduation committees and other alternative methods were set to expire September 1, 2019 under current law.

Vote Recommendation Notes

Texas Action remains neutral on HB 851. This is an administrative issue and does not affect our principles. 

Organizations Supporting

Coalition of Texans with Disabilities
Disability Rights Texas
League of Women Voters of Texas

Contact the Author

Dan Huberty

Phone:

512-463-0520

Capitol Office:

E2.408

Email: