Legislative Update Masthead
TO:
FROM:
DATE:
RE:
NJASA Members
Melanie Schulz, NJASA Director of Government Relations
October 13, 2016
NJASA Legislative Update
On October 7, 2016 the following legislative activity occurred:

A-3396 McKnight/Chiaravalloti/Pintor Marin/Holley/Wimberly/Quijano
Requires financial literacy instruction to pupils enrolled in grades kindergarten through eight.

A-4233 Mukherji/Maher Muoio/Chiaravalloti
Requires high schools to offer computer science course.
Introduced, Referred to Assembly Education Committee

S-1474 Ruiz
Requires teacher preparation program for instructional certificate to include certain amount of instruction or clinical experience in special education and for students with disabilities endorsement to include credit hours in autism spectrum disorder.

S-2638 Cruz-Perez/Van Drew
Requires school bus transporting students using wheelchairs to be equipped with four-point securement system; requires school bus operator to secure students using wheelchairs.
Introduced in the Senate, Referred to Senate Education Committee