Agenda Item
Meeting Date:
11/18/2021 - 5:30 PM  
Category:
Reports and Communications from the Board Clerk/Chief Officer, Office of Board Governance  
Type:
Info  
Subject:
3. Monthly Report, with Possible Action, on Legislative Activities Affecting MPS  
Strategic Plan Compatibility Statement:
Goal 1
Academic Achievement
Goal 2
Student, Family and Community Engagement
Goal 3
Effective and Efficient Operations
 
Policy:
BG 2.13 - Board Legislation Program  
Attachments:
Guest Editorial - State Superintendent Dr. Jill Underly  
File Attachment:
 
Background:
At the federal level, Congress has passed the bipartisan infrastructure bill, and work continues toward passage of President Biden’s Build Back Better agenda.

At the state level, Senate Bill 373, was passed into law. The law is intended to create a new financial transparency system related to school districts' funding and expenditures.
 
Fiscal Impact Statement:
This item does not authorize expenditures.  
Implementation and Assessment Plan:
The District will continue to pursue appropriate support for students as part of the MPS Legislative Agenda.  
Recommendation
 
Approvals:
Recommended By:
Signed By:
Chris Thiel - Legislative Policy Specialist
Signed By:  
Jacqueline M. Mann, Ph.D. - Board Clerk/Chief Officer