Substitute for Raised S.B. No. 954
Session Year 2017


To require the Department of Education, in consultation with the Office of Early Childhood, to develop a plan for universal preschool beginning in 2022.

Introduced by:
Education Committee

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Bill History

 Date Action Taken
 6/9/2017Signed by the Governor
 6/5/2017Transmitted by Secretary of the State to Governor
 6/5/2017Transmitted to the Secretary of State
 6/2/2017(LCO)Special Act 17-1
 5/30/2017In Concurrence
 5/30/2017House Passed
 5/19/2017House Calendar Number 543
 5/19/2017Favorable Report, Tabled for the Calendar, House
 5/17/2017On Consent Calendar
 5/17/2017Senate Passed
 4/11/2017(LCO)File Number 534
 4/11/2017Senate Calendar Number 280
 4/11/2017Favorable Report, Tabled for the Calendar, Senate
 4/11/2017(LCO)Reported Out of Legislative Commissioners' Office
 4/5/2017(LCO)Referred to Office of Legislative Research and Office of Fiscal Analysis 04/10/17 5:00 PM
 3/27/2017(LCO)Filed with Legislative Commissioners' Office
 3/22/2017(ED)Joint Favorable Substitute
 3/2/2017Public Hearing 03/06
 3/1/2017Referred to Joint Committee on Education

Co-sponsors of SB-954

Sen. Tony Hwang, 28th Dist.
Sen. Terry B. Gerratana, 6th Dist.
Rep. Joshua Malik Hall, 7th Dist.
Rep. James M. Albis, 99th Dist.
Rep. Rick Lopes, 24th Dist.
Rep. Bruce V. Morris, 140th Dist.
Rep. Terry B. Adams, 146th Dist.
Rep. Joseph C. Serra, 33rd Dist.
Sen. George S. Logan, 17th Dist.
Sen. Heather B. Somers, 18th Dist.
Rep. Henry J. Genga, 10th Dist.
Rep. Hilda E. Santiago, 84th Dist.
Sen. Steve Cassano, 4th Dist.

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