Status Summary

The bill was heard and passed in Senate Human Services & Corrections on1/24 and passed in Rules on third reading on 2/9; yeas, 47; nays, 0; absent, 0; excused, 3. First reading in the House on 2/13 and referred to Early Learning & Human Services. Hearing and exec action taken in Early Learning & Human Services on 2/23. ELHS – Majority passed and referred to Rules. Placed on second reading by Rules on 2/27. On 3/1, Rules suspended and placed on third reading. Passed on third reading; Third reading, passed; yeas, 97; nays, 0; absent, 0; excused, 1. Om 3/6, President signed and on 3/8, the Speaker signed. The bill will now be delivered to the Governor. (updated 3/8)

Legislative Session



In Progress


Sen. Darneille

Language noting the Department of Early Learning is replaced by the Department of Children, Youth, and Families.

*Companion to HB2512