We are so thankful to everyone who took the time to call in Wednesday morning and if you had the opportunity, voiced your position onAB-1316. Following a lengthy discussion by members of the Assembly Education Committee, the bill passed with a vote of 5-2.
The bill now moves on to the Assembly Appropriations Committee. It is important that you continue to voice your opinion to legislators before the next vote. You can contact the followingkey legislators in the appropriations committee or your local legislator via phone or email. You can look up your district number and local representatives by entering your home address,here.
As always, we will remain involved in legislative meetings and proposals and we will continue to communicate with you as soon as there are updates regarding this legislation.
Jamee Block Director of Education Services
To learn more about this legislation, read our most recent update,here. To view the full bill,click here.