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

Sponsored by:

Senator Pugh


Veto sustained (0-46)

Synopsis:Requiring the Professional Standards and Teacher Education Board to require, 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:Senators Pugh, Bates, Benson, Conway, Feldman, Kagan, King, Lee, Mathias, Montgomery, Muse, Nathan-Pulliam, and Raskin
Additional Facts:Cross-filed with: HB0947
Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): July 1, 2015
Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs  View Committee HearingWays and Means  View Committee Hearing
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 4:47 P.M.