HB0039 (CH0247)

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2016 Regular Session



Education - Orange Ribbon for Healthy School Hours - Establishment

Sponsored by:

Delegate Miller, A.


Approved by the Governor - Chapter 247

Synopsis:Establishing the Orange Ribbon for Healthy School Hours certification within the State Department of Education beginning in the 2017-2018 school year; providing that the purpose of the Orange Ribbon for Healthy School Hours certification is to recognize local school systems with start times that are consistent with the school start times recommended by the Department and specified organizations; requiring the Department to grant certification to a local school system that qualifies by meeting specified requirements; etc.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note
All Sponsors:Delegate A. Miller
Additional Facts:Cross-filed with: SB0224
Bill File Type: Pre-Filed
Effective Date(s): July 1, 2016
Ways and Means  View Committee HearingEducation, Health, and Environmental Affairs
Broad Subject(s):Primary and Secondary Education
Narrow Subject(s):Education, Boards of
Education -see also- Driver Ed; Higher Ed; Special Ed; etc
Education, State Board of
Education, State Department of
Health -see also- Mental Health
Licenses -see also- Alcoholic Bev Lic; Drivers' Licenses
Public Information
Public Schools
Rules and Regulations
Safety -see also- Occupational Safety
Statutes:Article - Education

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May 18, 2016 4:50 P.M.