Donnie Chesteen

  • Alabama
  • Senator
  • Republican
  • District 29

Sponsored Bills

SB 295

Proposing an amendment to the Constitution of Alabama of 2022, relating to Geneva

  • Introduced May 04 2023
  • Enacted as 2023-236 May 23 2023

SB 267

Relating to athletic trainers; to create the Athletic Trainer Secondary School Incentive Program; to provide grants to local boards of education that meet certain requirements related to the use of athletic trainers in rural, 1A, 2A, 3A, and Title I secondary schools; to authorize the Alabama Board of Athletic Trainers to adopt rules to administer the incentive program and the grant application process; to require grants issued from the incentive program to be provided as stipends to qualifying athletic trainers; and to limit each secondary school and athletic trainer to one grant per school year.

  • Introduced Apr 27 2023
  • On Third Reading in Second House May 25 2023

SB 263

Relating to the Alabama Accountability Act of 2013; to amend Sections 16-6D-3, 16-6D-4, 16-6D-6, 16-6D-8, and 16-6D-9, Code of Alabama 1975; to change the terms failing school and nonfailing school to priority school and qualifying school, respectively; to revise and add definitions; to expand scholarships for eligible students attending nonfailing or qualifying schools; to revise the poverty threshold for determining the qualifications of an eligible student; to provide for the qualifying expenses of eligible students with unique needs; to revise the method of determining the amount of educational scholarship awards; to increase the maximum cumulative amount of tax credits that may be issued each year; to require a scholarship granting organization to maintain a reserve balance and to verify the qualifications of an eligible student with unique needs; and to authorize the Department of Revenue to bar qualifying schools or educational service providers from participating in the program under certain circumstances.

  • Introduced Apr 27 2023
  • Read Second Time in Second House May 26 2023

SJR 26

Commending Jimmie Carrol Walker For His Lifetime Of Service To The Citizens Of Falkville.

  • Introduced Apr 06 2023
  • Enacted as 2023-29 Apr 19 2023
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