Adopted by House 4-2-2013
HB3157 HFA Armstead #1 4-2
Delegate Armstead and Poling, M. move to amend the bill on page 5, following the enacting section, by inserting the following:
ARTICLE 2. STATE BOARD OF EDUCATION.
§18-2-5g. Review and determination of principal and teacher reports; identify reports with recommendations to Legislative Oversight Commission.
In addition to filing each policy as required by section fourteen, article five of this chapter, the state board shall require each county board to provide a summary of any modifications to the policies and copies of annual reports developed pursuant to section fourteen, article five of this chapter. The state board shall submit copies of these summaries of modifications to the policies and annual reports, together with any comments and recommendations, to the Legislative Oversight commission on education accountability, no later than December 31, of each year.
(a) The state board shall review and evaluate all reports required to be written by principals and teachers in order to determine which reports are repetitive, unnecessary, counterproductive or outdated so that the administrative burden on principals and teachers may be lessened.
(b) The state board shall submit a report to the Legislative Oversight Commission on Education Accountability no later than December 31 of each year identifying those unnecessary reports, together with any comments and recommendations on how to reduce or consolidate principal and teacher reports.
and by striking the enacting section and inserting in lieu thereof a new enacting section to read as follows:
That §18-2-15, §18-2-15a, §18-2-18, §18-2-23, §18-2-30, §18-2-31, §18-2-36, §18-2-37 and §18-2-38 of the code of West Virginia, 1931, as amended, be repealed; that §18-2E-3c and §18-2E-3d of said code be repealed; that §18-5-40 of said code be repealed; that §18-9-2b, §18-9-5, §18-9-7 and §18-9-8 of said code be repealed; that §18-9A-3a, §18-9A-3b, §18-9A-13, §18-9A-13a, §18-9A-13b, §18-9A-25 and §18-9A-26 of said code be repealed; that §18-9B-11 and §18-9B-16 of said code be repealed; that §18A-3-2b of said code be repealed; that §18-2-5g of said code be amended and reenacted; that said code be further amended by adding thereto a new section, designated §18-2E-5e; that said code be further amended by adding thereto a new section, designated §18-8-6a; and that §18-9A-10 of said code be amended and reenacted, all to read as follows: