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2016 Regular Session



Education - Health and Safety - Emotional Health Awareness Programs

Sponsored by:

Delegate Hixson


In the House - Hearing 2/11 at 1:00 p.m.

Synopsis:Requiring specified local school systems to implement a specified program of emotional health awareness for specified individuals and to implement a specified program to provide specified student athletes and coaches with specified tools; authorizing specified local school systems to use specified materials and collaborate with organizations with expertise in emotional health or transforming the culture of youth sports; and requiring the State Department of Education to adopt specified regulations.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note
All Sponsors:Delegates Hixson, Dumais, Ebersole, Gutierrez, Kramer, Moon, Patterson, Platt, Reznik, S. Robinson, and Walker
Additional Facts:Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): July 1, 2016
Ways and Means  View Committee Hearing
Broad Subject(s):Primary and Secondary Education
Narrow Subject(s):Education, State Department of
Mental Health
Nonprofit Organizations
Public Schools
Rules and Regulations
Sports and Recreation
Statutes:Article - Education

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