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SB 463, 85th R.S.
Relating to the use of individual graduation committees to satisfy certain public high school graduation requirements and other alternative methods to satisfy certain public high school graduation requirements.

Last action: See remarks for effective date

Author: Kel Seliger
Joint Author: Robert Nichols
Coauthor: Eddie Lucio, Jr. | Juan Hinojosa | Carlos Uresti | José Rodríguez | Brian Birdwell | Bryan Hughes | Royce West | Kirk Watson | Borris Miles | Charles Perry | Charles Schwertner | Sylvia Garcia | Judith Zaffirini | Joan Huffman | José Menéndez
Sponsor: Dan Huberty
Joint Sponsor: J. M. Lozano

Remarks: This Act takes effect immediately, except Section 4 takes effect September 1, 2018, and Section 11 takes effect September 1, 2019.

Session Law Chapter:
Acts 2017, 85th R.S.,ch. 549, General and Special Laws of Texas

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Bill Analyses:
Committee Report (TLC)
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Conference Committee:

Conference Committee Report 
House Members: (appointed 05/27/2017) Dan Huberty (Chair) | Lance Gooden | Ryan Guillen | Ken King | Paul Workman |

Senate Members: (appointed 05/26/2017) Kel Seliger (Chair) | Paul Bettencourt | Van Taylor | Larry Taylor | Royce West |

Education--Primary & Secondary--Charter Schools
Education--Primary & Secondary--Testing
Education--School Districts

House Committee: Public Education (Dan Huberty, Alma Allen, Diego Bernal, Dwayne Bohac, Joe Deshotel, Harold V. Dutton, Jr., Lance Gooden, Ken King, Linda Koop, Morgan Meyer, Gary VanDeaver)
Minutes: May 16 2017
Senate Committee: Education (Larry Taylor, Paul Bettencourt, Donna Campbell, Bob Hall, Don Huffines, Bryan Hughes, Eddie Lucio, Jr., Kel Seliger, Van Taylor, Carlos Uresti, Royce West)

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