House Bill 1643 and Senate Bill 573: Equal Access

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Last Updated: March 20, 2013
House Bill 1643 and Senate Bill 573: Equal Access
House Senate
Sponsors:
Representative Dutton
Sponsors:
Senators Patrick and Campbell
Summary:

House Bill 1643 gives private school students the right to participate in University Interscholastic League (UIL) sports except for basketball and football. The school the private school student attends must be accredited and require daily attendance at a specific location.

Summary:

Senate Bill 573 gives private school students the right to participate in University Interscholastic League (UIL) sports except for basketball and football. The school the private school student attends must be accredited and require daily attendance at a specific location.

Status:

02/21/2013     House     Introduced.
03/04/2013     House     Referred to Public Education.
Bill died in House.

Status:

02/14/2013     Senate     Introduced.
02/20/2013     Senate     Referred to the Education Committee.
03/01/2013     Senate     Scheduled for public hearing on March 5, 2013.
03/05/2013     Senate     Testimony taken in committee and left pending in committee.
03/12/2013     Senate     Considered in public hearing and reported favorably without amendments.
03/19/2013     Senate     Placed on intent calendar.
03/20/2013     Senate     Not again placed on intent calendar.
Bill died in Senate.

HSLDA's Position:
Neutral.
HSLDA's Position:
Neutral.
Action Requested:
None at this time
Action Requested:
None at this time

 Other Resources

House Bill Text

House Bill History

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Senate Bill Text

Senate Bill History