HB1061 (CH0327)

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2017 Regular Session



Education - Emergency and Evacuation Plans - Individuals With Disabilities

Sponsored by:

Delegate Washington, A.


Approved by the Governor - Chapter 327

Synopsis:Requiring the State Department of Education, on or before December 1, 2017, in consultation with disability advocacy groups, to update specified guidelines to accommodate, safeguard, and evacuate students, staff, and visitors with disabilities on public school grounds; requiring each local school system, on or before July, 2018, to update the local school system's emergency plan based on a specified update of the Department's guidelines and regulations; etc.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note (Revised)
All Sponsors:Delegates A. Washington, Ebersole, Sanchez, Tarlau, M. Washington, and Wilkins
Additional Facts:Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): July 1, 2017
Ways and Means  View Committee HearingEducation, Health, and Environmental Affairs  View Committee Hearing
Broad Subject(s):Primary and Secondary Education
Narrow Subject(s):Committees and Commissions -see also- Political Committees
Disabilities -see also- Blind; Deaf; Developmental
Education, State Department of
Public Schools
Rules and Regulations
Statutes:Article - Education

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November 28, 2017 1:04 P.M.