HB1110 (CH0244)

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2018 Regular Session



Public Schools – Health and Safety Best Practices – Digital Devices

Sponsored by:

Delegate Arentz


Approved by the Governor - Chapter 244

Synopsis:Requiring the State Department of Education, in consultation with the Maryland Department of Health, by June 1, 2019, to develop health and safety best practices for the use of digital devices in school classrooms; and requiring the Department, by July 1, 2019, to provide the best practices to each county board and nonpublic school for consideration and adoption.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note (Revised)
All Sponsors:Delegates Arentz, Adams, Anderton, Beitzel, Brooks, Buckel, Chang, Clark, Clippinger, Cluster, Corderman, Ebersole, Folden, Ghrist, Hettleman, Hornberger, Impallaria, Jacobs, Kipke, Lafferty, R. Lewis, Lierman, Mautz, McDonough, Metzgar, W. Miller, Patterson, Rose, Shoemaker, Tarlau, Vogt, West, Wilson, and Jackson
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
Public Health
Narrow Subject(s):Curriculum
Education, Boards of
Education -see also- Driver Ed; Higher Ed; Special Ed; etc
Education, State Board of
Health -see also- Mental and Behavioral Health
Health, Department of
Mental and Behavioral Health
Private Schools
Public Schools
Safety -see also- Cybersecurity; Occupational Safety
Telecommunications and Information Technology
Statutes:Article - Education

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April 27, 2018 1:01 P.M.