Oklahoma Senate approves education bills

Teacher pay, teacher recruitment, reducing administrative costs among measures

Oklahoma Senate approves education bills

OKLAHOMA CITY – The Oklahoma Senate on Wednesday approved several education related bills, including measures that address teacher pay, teacher recruitment, and the reduction of administrative costs, among other issues.

OMES: February GRF receipts above estimate

February GRF receipts above estimate

OMES: February GRF receipts above estimate

OKLAHOMA CITY — A change in the payment date for a higher education scholarship fund has caused total General Revenue Fund receipts to appear artificially higher than expected at 8.3 percent above the estimate for February as corporate income tax collections remain unpredictable.

House approves bill to increase Oklahomans’ access to health care

HB 1013 will remove financial, statutory barriers for nurse practitioners; measure giving nurse practitioners full practice authority heads to Senate

House approves bill to increase Oklahomans’ access to health care

OKLAHOMA CITY – Two weeks after dozens of nurse practitioners visited the state Capitol to speak with lawmakers, the House of Representatives passed a measure aimed at improving access to health care services across Oklahoma.