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Education - Orange Ribbon for Healthy School Hours - Establishment

Sponsored by:

Senator Simonaire


In the House - Rereferred to Ways and Means

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 certification is to recognize local school systems that implement school start times that are consistent with the start times recommended by specified State agencies; authorizing a local school system to submit an application for certification to the Department; requiring the Department to grant the certification under specified circumstances; etc.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note (Revised)
All Sponsors:Senator Simonaire
Additional Facts:Cross-filed with: HB0039
Introduced in a prior session as: HB1081 Session: 2015 Regular Session
Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): July 1, 2016
Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs  View Committee HearingWays and Means
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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October 24, 2017 5:08 P.M.