S290 GB Florida Comprehensive Assessment Test (FCAT) [SPSC]
GENERAL BILL by Bullard; (CO-INTRODUCERS) Wilson (Similar H 0663,
Compare H 1203, S 0080, S 2476)
Florida Comprehensive Assessment Test (FCAT) [SPSC]; Removes the
requirement that a district school board adopt policies for meeting
class size maximums which allow a student to graduate from high school
if the student passes the grade 10 FCAT. Removes the requirement that a
student earn a passing score on the FCAT or alternative assessment to
graduate from high school. Removes the requirement that a student
pursuing an accelerated 3-year high school graduation earn a passing
score, etc. EFFECTIVE DATE: 07/01/2009.
12/03/08 SENATE Filed
12/17/08 SENATE Referred to Education Pre-K - 12; Education Pre-K - 12
03/03/09 SENATE Introduced, referred to Education Pre-K - 12; Education Pre-K
- 12 Appropriations -SJ 00022
05/02/09 SENATE Indefinitely postponed and withdrawn from consideration; Died
in Committee on Education Pre-K - 12
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