Tag: Judy Boyle

House Passes Non-Traditional Preparation Program for Teachers

On February 5, 2019, State Representative Lance Clow (R-Twin Falls) introduced House Bill 93 (H0093). The stated purpose of this legislation is to “allow school districts and charter schools to enter into agreements with non-traditional teacher preparation programs to help recruit, select, train and retain teachers for hard to fill positions.” Allowing non-traditional teacher preparation…

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S1049: Partial-Birth Abortion

On February 1, 2019, State Senators Lori Den Hartog and Todd Lakey introduced Senate Bill 1049 (S1049), which seeks to amend “existing law to revise provisions regarding partial-birth abortion.” If passed, S1049 would update Idaho’s ban on partial-birth abortion to be consistent with federal law. The ban ensures that partial-birth abortions are illegal to perform…

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