November 24, 2017

Legislative Committee

MABE's Legislative Committee meetings are held in the MABE office on Monday mornings, 10:00 a.m. to Noon, unless otherwise indicated. Meeting agendas and materials will be posted in advance and following each Legislative Committee meeting.

Next Meeting – November 13, 2017 (10-Noon, MABE Office)

November 13, 2017

Agenda and Materials

Policies and Procedures

Legislative Positions Publication (Final Draft for Approval) 

October 16, 2017

Agenda and Materials – Draft 2018 Legislative Positions (for action on Nov. 13, 2017)

Dr. Kirwan's Presentation (PowerPoint) (PDF) (Oct. 16, 2017)

Kirwan Commission Draft Vision & Framework for Schoool Funding and Accountability Reforms (Sept. 14, 2017)

MABE Comments to the Kirwan Commission (Oct. 12, 2017)

President Miller/Speaker Busch Letter to Bob Gorrell, PSCP Director (Oct. 11, 2017)

Center for American Progress – A Comprehensive Analysis of Prekindergarten in Maryland (Oct. 10. 2017)

MSDE ESSA Plan Overview (Oct. 4, 2017)

Commission on the School-to-Prison Pipeline & Restorative Practices – Meeting Schedule

October 5, 2017 Legislative Committee Breakfast

Agenda and Materials

September 18, 2017

Agenda and Materials

Supplemental Materials

2017-2018 Meeting Calendar

  • September 18, 2017 – Guest Speaker: Robert A. Gorrell, Executive Director,
    Maryland Public School Construction Program
  • October 5, 2017 – Legislative Committee Breakfast at Annual Conference (Ocean City)
  • October 16, 2017 – Guest Speaker: Dr. William (Brit) Kirwan, Chair of the Commission on Innovation and Excellence in Education
  • November 13, 2017 – Legislative Positions & Priorities
  • December 18, 2017 – Commission Recommendations & Legislative Forecast
  • January 22, 2018 – Budget Highlights & Advocacy
  • FYI – February 4-6, 2018 – FYI – NSBA Advocacy Institute – Washington, DC
  • February 12, 2018 – Bill Status & Positions
  • MABE’s Legislative Day Luncheon (February 20, 2018)
  • February 26, 2018 – Bill Status & Positions
  • March 12, 2018 – Bill Status & Positions
  • March 26, 2018 – Bill Status & Positions
  • April 23, 2018 – Session Summary

 

MABE 2017 Legislative Positions

2017 Session: Legislative Committee Meeting Materials

May 1, 2017

Agenda 

April 3, 2017

Agenda and Materials

March 20, 2017

Agenda and Materials

March 6, 2017

Agenda and Materials

February 13, 2017

Agenda and Materials

January 23, 2017

Agenda and Materials

FY 2018 Operating Budget:  Education Highlights – EducationBudget in BriefQuality of Life

FY 2018 Capital Budget for School Construction

Prekindergarten Funding Bill Cosponsor RequestFiscal Analysis

MABE Briefing to the House Ways and Means Committee (Jan. 25, 2017)

January 9, 2017

Agenda and Materials

2017 Session Issue Papers (Dept. of Legislative Services – by section): State Education Aid;  Adequacy Study; ESSA Accountability; Post-Labor Day Executive Order; School Facilities Commission; Alternatives – P-TECH, BOOST, Charters; Burden of Proof; Retirement; Local Government Budget/Revenue Data  

Spending Affordability Committee 2016 Interim Report (Dec. 23, 2016)

County-by-County Teacher Retirement Gap Funding Allocation (Based on unfunded $19 million fenced off in the FY 2017 budget) 

Coordinated Early Intervention Services (CEIS) Federal Guidance & FAQs

IEP Burden of Proof Bill (preliminary draft)

Parental Consent Bill (preliminary draft)

December 12, 2016

Agenda and Materials  

Legislative Committee Procedures

MABE's Legislative Process – Presentation

Additional Materials – Issue Papers for the 2017 Legislative Session (Education Section) and (Full Report) (Dept. of Legislative Services)

November 14, 2016

Agenda and Materials

October 24, 2016

Agenda and Materials

October 5, 2016

Legislative Committee Breakfast Meeting Agenda 

September 19, 2016

Agenda and Materials


Archived Legislative Committee Meeting Materials – 2016, 2015, 2014