June 23, 2021 Committee of the Full Board Item 3

Legislative Update

June 23, 2021

COMMITTEE OF THE FULL BOARD: DISCUSSION
STATE BOARD OF EDUCATION: NO ACTION

SUMMARY: This item will provide an update on legislation passed by the 87th Texas Legislature during the regular session.

BACKGROUND INFORMATION AND JUSTIFICATION: The 87th Session of the Texas Legislature convened on January 12, 2021 and concluded on May 31, 2021. Staff will report on legislation that passed and that impacts the work of the SBOE.

Staff Member Responsible:
Hunter Thompson, Director, Governmental Relations