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2013 House Bill 5144: Require more third grade reading interventions
  1. Introduced by Rep. Thomas Stallworth, III (D) on November 12, 2013, to require the state Department of Education to develop and phase-in programs to achieve more student proficiency on the third grade state reading assessment test. The programs would have to include “diagnostic evaluation,” early intervention, tutoring, mentoring and more.
    • Referred to the House Education Committee on November 12, 2013.
      • Reported in the House on December 4, 2013, without amendment and with the recommendation that the bill pass.