House Bill 2234 and Senate Bill 1269: Authorizing Home-Taught Driver Education Examinations

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Last Updated: May 13, 2013
House Bill 2234 and Senate Bill 1269: Authorizing Home-Taught Driver Education Examinations
House Senate
Sponsors:
Representative Orr
Sponsors:
Senator Lucio
Summary:

House Bill 2234 would authorize home driver education instructors to administer the highway sign and traffic law portions of the driver's license examination. This bill is important because licensed driver's training schools are already able to administer these portions of the driver's license examination.

Summary:

Senate Bill 1269 would authorize home driver education instructors to administer the highway sign and traffic law portions of the driver's license examination. This bill is important because licensed driver's training schools are already able to administer these portions of the driver's license examination.

Status:

03/04/2013     House     Introduced.
03/14/2013     House     Referred to Homeland Security and Public Safety.
03/29/2013     House     Scheduled for Public Hearing on April 3, 2013.
04/03/2013     House     Considered in public hearing; Testimony taken; Left pending in committee.
04/23/2013     House     Considered in formal meeting; Committee substitute considered in committee; Reported favorably as substituted.
04/30/2013     House     Committee report distributed; Sent to Local and Consent Committee calendar.
05/9/2013     House     Considered in Local & Consent Calendars.
05/10/2013     House     Passed in the House.
05/13/2013     Senate     Introduced in the Senate; Referred to Transportation.
Bill died in Committee.

Status:

03/06/2013     Senate     Introduced.
03/13/2013     Senate     Referred to Transportation Committee.
Bill died in Committee.

HSLDA's Position:
Support.

HSLDA supports driver's education opportunities that are non-discriminatory toward homeschool students.

HSLDA's Position:
Support.

HSLDA supports driver's education opportunities that are non-discriminatory toward homeschool students.

Action Requested:
None at this time
Action Requested:
None at this time

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House Bill Text

House Bill History

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Senate Bill Text

Senate Bill History