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IA SF496


A bill for an act relating to children and students, including establishing a parent's or guardian's right to make decisions affecting the parent's or guardian's child, authorizing the parent or guardian of a student enrolled in a school district to enroll the student in another attendance center within the same school district in certain specified circumstances, prohibiting instruction related to gender identity and sexual orientation in school districts, charter schools, and innovation zone schools in kindergarten through grade six, and modifying provisions related to student health screenings, school district library programs, the educational program provided to students enrolled in school districts, accredited nonpublic schools, and charter schools, other duties of school districts, accredited nonpublic schools, the department of education, the board of educational examiners, and the governing boards of charter schools and innovation zone schools, competent private instruction, and special education, and including effective date provisions. (Formerly SSB 1145.) Effective date: 05/26/2023, 07/01/2023.

Legislative Session


90th General Assembly


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2023-03-3010:00HearingRM 102, Sup. Ct. ConsultHouse Education Committee
2023-03-2912:30HearingRM 19House Education Subcommittee


2023-05-26Signed by Governor. S.J. 1087.
2023-05-11Reported correctly enrolled, signed by President and Speaker, and sent to Governor. S.J. 1086.
2023-04-24Message from House. S.J. 922.
2023-04-20Immediate message. H.J. 901.
2023-05-02Explanation of vote. H.J. 977.
2023-04-20Passed House, yeas 57, nays 38. H.J. 899.
2023-04-20House concurred in amendment H-1271 to amendment S-3117. H.J. 899.
2023-04-20Senate amendment H-1271 filed. H.J. 901.
2023-04-20Message from Senate. H.J. 892.
2023-04-19Immediate message. S.J. 863.
2023-04-19Passed Senate, yeas 34, nays 16. S.J. 863.
2023-04-19Senate concurred with S-3117, as amended. S.J. 862.
2023-04-19Amendment S-3160 to S-3117 filed, adopted. S.J. 861.
2023-04-05Message from House, with amendment S-3117. S.J. 740.
2023-04-04Immediate message. H.J. 771.
2023-04-04Passed House, yeas 55, nays 42. H.J. 770.
2023-04-04Amendment H-1173 adopted, as amended. H.J. 770.
2023-04-04Amendment H-1183 to amendment H-1173 filed, adopted. H.J. 770.
2023-03-30Committee amendment H-1173 filed. H.J. 750.
2023-03-30Placed on calendar. H.J. 748.
2023-03-30Committee report, recommending amendment and passage. H.J. 748.
2023-03-29Subcommittee recommends passage. Vote Total: 3-2.
2023-03-28Subcommittee Meeting: 03/29/2023 12:30PM RM 19.
2023-03-27Subcommittee: Wheeler, Boden, Cahill, Holt and Matson. H.J. 735.
2023-03-23Read first time, referred to Education. H.J. 730.
2023-03-23Message from Senate. H.J. 729.
2023-03-22Immediate message. S.J. 672.
2023-03-22Passed Senate, yeas 34, nays 16. S.J. 671.
2023-03-22Amendment S-3097 adopted, as amended. S.J. 671.
2023-03-22Amendment S-3099 to S-3097 filed, adopted. S.J. 671.
2023-03-22Amendment S-3104 to S-3097 filed, adopted. S.J. 670.
2023-03-22Amendment S-3097 filed. S.J. 670.
2023-03-22Amendment S-3069 lost. S.J. 670.
2023-03-22Amendment S-3070 lost. S.J. 669.
2023-03-22Point of order raised, ruled not well taken. S.J. 669.
2023-03-20Fiscal note.
2023-03-13Amendments S-3069 and S-3070 filed. S.J. 556.
2023-03-02Committee report, approving bill. S.J. 467.
2023-03-02Introduced, placed on calendar. S.J. 461.