Legislature(2021 - 2022)BUTROVICH 205

02/15/2021 09:00 AM EDUCATION

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+= SB 19 EXTEND SPECIAL EDUCATION SERVICE AGENCY TELECONFERENCED
Moved CSSB 19(EDC) Out of Committee
-- Public Testimony --
*+ SJR 8 COMPLETION OF UNIVERSITY LAND GRANT TELECONFERENCED
Moved SJR 8 Out of Committee
-- Public Testimony --
*+ SB 42 VIRTUAL AND EARLY EDUCATION, READING TELECONFERENCED
Heard & Held
*+ SB 8 PRE-K/ELEM ED PROGRAMS/FUNDING; READING TELECONFERENCED
Heard & Held
+ Bills Previously Heard/Scheduled TELECONFERENCED
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         SB  19-EXTEND SPECIAL EDUCATION SERVICE AGENCY                                                                     
                                                                                                                                
9:02:09 AM                                                                                                                    
CHAIR HOLLAND announced  the consideration of SENATE  BILL NO. 19                                                               
"An  Act  extending the  special  education  service agency;  and                                                               
providing for an effective date."                                                                                               
                                                                                                                                
He  stated  his intent  to  adopt  a committee  substitute,  take                                                               
public  testimony, and  move the  bill to  the next  committee of                                                               
referral. He solicited a motion.                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                
9:02:25 AM                                                                                                                    
SENATOR STEVENS moved to adopt  the proposed committee substitute                                                               
(CS) for SB 19, work order 32-LS0201\B, as the working document.                                                                
                                                                                                                                
9:02:33 AM                                                                                                                    
CHAIR HOLLAND objected for purposes of discussion.                                                                              
                                                                                                                                
9:02:43 AM                                                                                                                    
ED KING, Staff, Senator Roger  Holland, Alaska State Legislature,                                                               
Juneau, Alaska,  said the committee  substitute makes  one change                                                               
on line 5.  It changes the date  from June 30, 2028,  to June 30,                                                               
2029. That is the maximum extension allowed under AS 44.66.101.                                                                 
                                                                                                                                
9:03:12 AM                                                                                                                    
CHAIR  HOLLAND removed  his objection.  There being  no objection                                                               
Version B  was before the  committee. He opened  public testimony                                                               
on SB 19.                                                                                                                       
                                                                                                                                
9:03:54 AM                                                                                                                    
KATIE  BOTZ, representing  self, Juneau,  Alaska, said  that when                                                               
she was a girl being raised  in Kodiak, her family found out that                                                               
she is  hearing impaired.  She is profoundly  deaf. She  needed a                                                               
lot of  speech therapy in school  in order to enunciate.  For the                                                               
longest  time  no   one  but  her  parents   and  teachers  could                                                               
understand  her. She  spent years  in speech  therapy and  became                                                               
discouraged and  wanted to  quit, but  her speech  therapist with                                                               
the  Special Education  Service  Agency  (SESA) kept  encouraging                                                               
her. She encouraged  the committee to pass SB 19  and extend SESA                                                               
so  that kids  can  have a  bright future  and  maybe they  might                                                               
testify in front of legislators when they are old enough.                                                                       
                                                                                                                                
9:06:23 AM                                                                                                                    
SENATOR MICCICHE  commented that  it is a  pleasure to  hear from                                                               
Katie. She is an amazing young woman.                                                                                           
                                                                                                                                
9:06:37 AM                                                                                                                    
SENATOR  HUGHES added  that she  is glad  that Ms.  Botz made  it                                                               
through  speech therapy  because her  voice is  important in  the                                                               
legislative process.                                                                                                            
                                                                                                                                
9:07:06 AM                                                                                                                    
CHAIR HOLLAND closed public testimony  on SB 19. He entertained a                                                               
motion.                                                                                                                         
                                                                                                                                
9:07:28 AM                                                                                                                    
SENATOR STEVENS moved to report the  CS for SB 19, work order 32-                                                               
LS0201\B,  with individual  recommendations  and attached  fiscal                                                               
note.                                                                                                                           
                                                                                                                                
CHAIR HOLLAND found objection and  CSSB 19(EDC) was reported from                                                               
the Senate Education Standing Committee.                                                                                        

Document Name Date/Time Subjects
CSSB19.pdf SEDC 2/15/2021 9:00:00 AM
SB 19
SB019_SESA_FiscalNote01_DEED_SpecialSchools.pdf SEDC 2/15/2021 9:00:00 AM
SB 19
SB019_SESA_Sectional_version A.pdf SEDC 2/15/2021 9:00:00 AM
SB 19
SB019_SESA_SponsorStatement.pdf SEDC 2/15/2021 9:00:00 AM
SB 19
2021 01 15 Support for the UA Land Grant Conveyance.pdf HRES 4/7/2021 1:00:00 PM
HRES 4/12/2021 1:00:00 PM
SEDC 2/15/2021 9:00:00 AM
SJR 8
SJR08_UnivAK_LandGrant_BillText_version A.pdf SEDC 2/15/2021 9:00:00 AM
SJR 8
SJR08_UnivAK_LandGrant_Research_Land-Grant-History.pdf HRES 4/7/2021 1:00:00 PM
HRES 4/12/2021 1:00:00 PM
SEDC 2/15/2021 9:00:00 AM
SJR 8
SJR08_UnivAK_LandGrant_SponsorStatement.pdf HRES 4/7/2021 1:00:00 PM
HRES 4/12/2021 1:00:00 PM
SEDC 2/15/2021 9:00:00 AM
SJR 8
SB 8 Legislation.pdf SEDC 2/15/2021 9:00:00 AM
SB 8
SB 8 Sectional Analysis.pdf SEDC 2/15/2021 9:00:00 AM
SB 8
SB 8 Sponsor Statement.pdf SEDC 2/15/2021 9:00:00 AM
SB 8
SB 8 2018 Early Learning Program Report.pdf SEDC 2/15/2021 9:00:00 AM
SB 8
SB 8 F_Heckman_PerryMidlife_OnePager_050819.pdf SEDC 2/15/2021 9:00:00 AM
SB 8
SJR08_UnivAK_LandGrant_Presentation_15Feb2021.pdf SEDC 2/15/2021 9:00:00 AM
SJR 8
SB 42 Life Course Center 1.8.2015.pdf SEDC 2/15/2021 9:00:00 AM
SB 42
SB 42 Research Alaska Journal of Commerce 3.27.2019.pdf SEDC 2/15/2021 9:00:00 AM
SB 42
SB 42 Research APF Read by Nine or Fall Behind Alaska’s Students Are Set up to Fail 1.11.2021.pdf SEDC 2/15/2021 9:00:00 AM
SB 42
SB 42 Research Business Insider 20.3.2017.pdf SEDC 2/15/2021 9:00:00 AM
SB 42
SB 42 Research Life Course Center 1.2.2019.pdf SEDC 2/15/2021 9:00:00 AM
SB 42
SB 42 Research National Board for Professional Teaching Standards Certification 1.5.2017.pdf SEDC 2/15/2021 9:00:00 AM
SB 42
SB 42 Research A Summary of Research of K-12 Online Learning 1.6.2006.pdf SEDC 2/15/2021 9:00:00 AM
SB 42
SB 42 Research The effects of test-based retention on student outcomes over time Regression discontinuity evidence from Florida 6.27.2017.pdf SEDC 2/15/2021 9:00:00 AM
SB 42
SB 42 Research Praxis per state 1.5.2018.pdf SEDC 2/15/2021 9:00:00 AM
SB 42
SB 42 Sectional Analysis Version B.pdf SEDC 2/15/2021 9:00:00 AM
SB 42
SB 42- Sponsor Statement Version B.pdf SEDC 2/15/2021 9:00:00 AM
SB 42
SB 42 Supporting Document-The Impact of National Board Certified Teachers study 2.15.2021.pdf SEDC 2/15/2021 9:00:00 AM
SB 42
SB 42 Washington Post 7.8.2015.pdf SEDC 2/15/2021 9:00:00 AM
SB 42
SB 42 Version B.PDF SEDC 2/15/2021 9:00:00 AM
SB 42
SB 42_FN_Capitalization_Public Education Fund.pdf SEDC 2/15/2021 9:00:00 AM
SB 42
SB 42_FN_DEED_Early Learning Coordination.pdf SEDC 2/15/2021 9:00:00 AM
SB 42
SB 42_FN_DEED_Foundation Program.pdf SEDC 2/15/2021 9:00:00 AM
SB 42
SB 42_FN_DEED_Pre-K Grants.pdf SEDC 2/15/2021 9:00:00 AM
SB 42
SB 42_FN_DEED_Student Achievement.pdf SEDC 2/15/2021 9:00:00 AM
SB 42
SB 42_FN_DHSS_Children Health.pdf SEDC 2/15/2021 9:00:00 AM
SB 42
SB 8 FN_DEED_K-12_Aid.pdf SEDC 2/15/2021 9:00:00 AM
SB 8
SB 8 FN_Capitalization_Public Education Fund.pdf SEDC 2/15/2021 9:00:00 AM
SB 8
SB 8 FN_DEED_Early Learning Coordination.pdf SEDC 2/15/2021 9:00:00 AM
SB 8
SB 8 FN_DEED_Pre-K Grants.pdf SEDC 2/15/2021 9:00:00 AM
SB 8
SB 8 FN_DEED_Student and School Achievement.pdf SEDC 2/15/2021 9:00:00 AM
SB 8
SB 8 FN_DHSS_Women Child and Family Health.pdf SEDC 2/15/2021 9:00:00 AM
SB 8