SB0120 (CH0136)

Find a 2014 Bill:

2014 Regular Session



Education - Children With Disabilities - Parent Surrogates

Sponsored by:

Chair, Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs Committee


Approved by the Governor - Chapter 136

Synopsis:Adding the Department of Labor, Licensing, and Regulation and the Department of Public Safety and Correctional Services to the list of public agencies required to request a local school system superintendent to appoint a parent surrogate to represent a child at any point in the educational decision making process if it is suspected that the child may be disabled; and requiring that, for specified purposes, efforts to identify specified parents be made and documented in a specified manner.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note (Revised)
All Sponsors:Chair, Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs Committee (By Request - Departmental - Education)
Additional Facts:Bill File Type: Pre-Filed
Effective Date(s): July 1, 2014
By Request of the Governor
Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs   View Committee HearingWays and Means   View Committee Hearing
Broad Subject(s):Primary and Secondary Education
Narrow Subject(s):Developmental Disabilities
Disabilities -see also- Blind; Deaf; Developmental
Family Law -see also- Adoption; Annulment; Divorce; etc
Indigent Persons
Juvenile Causes
Labor, Licensing, and Regulation, Department of
Minors -see also- Age of Majority; Youth
Public Safety and Correctional Services, Department of
Special Education

How a Bill Becomes Law

Legislative Lingo

Explanation of Floor Motions and Actions

October 24, 2017 1:55 P.M.