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2016 Regular Session



Public Schools - Access to Obscene Materials and Child Pornography - Prohibited

Sponsored by:

Delegate Parrott


In the House - Hearing 3/11 at 1:00 p.m.

Synopsis:Requiring the State Superintendent of Schools to make notifications and authorize the Comptroller to withhold funds from a county board of education under specified circumstances; prohibiting county boards of education and public schools from allowing access to specified materials on specified devices; requiring county boards and public schools to adopt specified policies and procedures; requiring the State Superintendent or a designee to monitor county boards and public schools for compliance with the policies and procedures; etc.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note
All Sponsors:Delegates Parrott, Adams, Arentz, McConkey, McKay, Metzgar, W. Miller, and Shoemaker
Additional Facts:Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): July 1, 2016
Ways and Means  View Committee Hearing
Broad Subject(s):Education - Miscellaneous
Operating Budget
Narrow Subject(s):Counties -see also- Chartered Counties; Code Counties
Education, Boards of
Education, State Department of
Minors -see also- Age of Majority; Youth
Obscenity -see also- Nudity & Sexual Displays; Pornography
Pornography -see also- Nudity and Sexual Displays; Obscenity
Public Schools
Telecommunications and Information Technology
Statutes:Article - Education
(5-213, 7-438)

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October 24, 2017 5:06 P.M.