PRINTER'S NO. 2234
THE GENERAL ASSEMBLY OF PENNSYLVANIA
INTRODUCED BY KAUFFMAN, LAWRENCE, TALLMAN, BLOOM, BARRAR, GILLEN, TRUITT, MUSTIO, METCALFE, MCGINNIS, MALONEY, C. HARRIS, ROCK, KRIEGER, REESE, DENLINGER, TOOHIL AND DUNBAR, JULY 24, 2013
REFERRED TO COMMITTEE ON EDUCATION, JULY 24, 2013
1Amending the act of March 10, 1949 (P.L.30, No.14), entitled "An
2act relating to the public school system, including certain
3provisions applicable as well to private and parochial
4schools; amending, revising, consolidating and changing the
5laws relating thereto," providing for national standardized
6assessments and surveys prohibited.
12Section 123. National Standardized Assessments and Surveys
13Prohibited.--The Department of Education, the Secretary of
14Education or the State Board of Education shall not impose, or
15attempt to impose, a national standardized assessment or survey
16on any student enrolled in a public school entity. As used in
17this section, "public school entity" shall mean a school
18district, charter school, regional charter school, cyber charter
19school, intermediate unit or area vocational technical school.
1Section 2. This act shall take effect in 60 days.