HB0947 (CH0467)

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2015 Regular Session



Professional Standards and Teacher Education Board - School Counselors - Certification Renewal Requirement (Lauryn's Law)

Sponsored by:

Delegate Pena-Melnyk


Approved by the Governor - Chapter 467

Synopsis:Requiring the Professional Standards and Teacher Education Board to require, beginning on or before July 1, 2016, specified certificate holders applying for renewal of a certificate as a school counselor to have obtained, by a method determined by the Board, specified knowledge and skills required to understand and respond to the social, emotional, and personal development of students; etc.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note (Revised)
All Sponsors:Delegates Pena-Melnyk, Angel, Atterbeary, B. Barnes, Beidle, Campos, Carozza, Carr, Chang, Cullison, Davis, Fraser-Hidalgo, Frick, Frush, Healey, Hill, Hixson, C. Howard, S. Howard, Jalisi, Kaiser, Kelly, Lam, McComas, McDonough, A. Miller, Moon, Morales, O'Donnell, Oaks, Pendergrass, B. Robinson, S. Robinson, Saab, Sample-Hughes, Shoemaker, Simonaire, Smith, Sophocleus, Tarlau, Valderrama, Valentino-Smith, Vaughn, Waldstreicher, A. Washington, M. Washington, West, B. Wilson, C. Wilson, K. Young, and Zucker
Additional Facts:Cross-filed with: SB0251
Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): July 1, 2015
Ways and Means  View Committee HearingEducation, Health, and Environmental Affairs
Broad Subject(s):Primary and Secondary Education
Public Health
Narrow Subject(s):Committees and Commissions -see also- Political Committees
Counselors -see also- Social Workers
Education -see also- Driver Ed; Higher Ed; Special Ed; etc
Job Training
Licenses -see also- Alcoholic Bev Lic; Drivers' Licenses
Mental Health
Rules and Regulations
Substance Abuse
Violence -see also- Domestic Violence; Harassment
Statutes:Article - Education

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October 24, 2017 4:45 P.M.