Education Bills

Home » Career and Technical Education

Category Archives: Career and Technical Education

Hearing on HB 641, establishing a dual and concurrent enrollment program, on Tuesday, February 7 at 10 a.m.

The House Education Committee will hold a public hearing on HB 641 on Tuesday, Feburary 7 at 10:00 a.m. in LOB 207. The bill would create a dual and concurrent enrollment program, allowing high school students to earn college credit in certain high school classes. The bill targets STEM-related courses.

LSR 945 establishes credentials for master teachers in school counseling

Title: “Establishing a credential for master teacher in school counseling and relative to the membership of regional advisory committees for career and technical education”

Sponsors: David Watters (Sen. Dist. 4), Lou D’Allesandro (Sen. Dist. 20), Dan Feltes (Sen. Dist. 15), Jay Kahn (Sen. Dist. 10)

LSR 227 establishes a tax credit for donations to CTE centers

Title: “Establishing a tax credit against business profits taxes for donations to career and technical education centers”

Sponsor: David Watters (Dist. 04)

LSR 226 allows businesses to deduct donations to CTE centers from business profits taxes

Title: “Including qualifying donations to career and technical education centers as expenditures for the research and development tax credit against business profits taxes”

Sponsor: David Watters (Dist. 04)