HB1386 (CH0032)

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2018 Regular Session



Public Schools – Reporting Child Abuse – Telephone Number

Sponsored by:

Delegate Valentino-Smith


Approved by the Governor - Chapter 32

Synopsis:Encouraging public schools to post the appropriate telephone number for reporting suspected child abuse or neglect conspicuously in a high-traffic, widely used area of the school; and requiring a county board to ensure that the appropriate telephone number for reporting suspected child abuse or neglect is published in student handbooks and on the website of the county board or local school system.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note (Revised)
All Sponsors:Delegates Valentino-Smith, Pena-Melnyk, Sanchez, Tarlau, Simonaire, Ebersole, Rose, Hornberger, Long, Afzali, and C. Howard
Additional Facts:Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): July 1, 2018
Ways and Means  View Committee HearingEducation, Health, and Environmental Affairs  View Committee Hearing
Broad Subject(s):Primary and Secondary Education
Narrow Subject(s):Child Abuse and Neglect
Communications -see also- Electronic Comm; Language; Telecom
Education, Boards of
Education -see also- Driver Ed; Higher Ed; Special Ed; etc
Electronic Communication -see also- Comm; Elec.Gov; Lang; Te
Electronic Government -see also- Electronic Communication
Language -see also- Communication; Electronic Comm; Telecomm
Publications -see also- Maryland Register
Public Employees -see also- State Employees
Public Information
Public Schools
Signs and Billboards
Statutes:Article - Education

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April 12, 2018 4:34 P.M.