HB 843

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

Vote Recommendation

  • Neutral
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  • Positive
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Drew Springer

Bill Caption

Relating to the inclusion of satisfactory performance on certain postsecondary readiness assessment instruments in the indicators for evaluating the performance of public schools.

Fiscal Notes

No fiscal implication to the State is anticipated.

Bill Analysis

HB 842 would allow for the results of post-secondary readiness exams in Algebra II and English III be used when considering a school's or school district's accountability scores.

Vote Recommendation Notes

Texas Action supports HB 842 for strengthening public school district accountability which is in alignment with the principle of limited government.