SB0461 (CH0470)

2013 Regular Session



Primary and Secondary Education - Online Courses and Services - Accessibility

Sponsored by:

Senator Conway


Approved by the Governor - Chapter 470

Synopsis:Requiring the development, review, and approval of online courses and services to include an assessment regarding the accessibility of the online course or service to individuals with disabilities, including the blind; authorizing the State Department of Education to contract with a third party to develop and conduct specified assessments; etc.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note (Revised)
All Sponsors:Senators Conway, Benson, Brinkley, Brochin, Colburn, Currie, DeGrange, Dyson, Edwards, Ferguson, Forehand, Frosh, Garagiola, Getty, Gladden, Glassman, Jacobs, Jones-Rodwell, Kasemeyer, Kittleman, Klausmeier, Madaleno, Manno, Mathias, McFadden, Middleton, Miller, Montgomery, Muse, Peters, Pinsky, Pipkin, Pugh, Raskin, Reilly, Robey, Rosapepe, Stone, Young, and Zirkin
Additional Facts:Cross-filed with: HB1176
Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): October 1, 2013
Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs  Listen to Committee HearingWays and Means  View Committee Hearing
Broad Subject(s):Primary and Secondary Education
Narrow Subject(s):Assessments
Blind Persons
Disabilities -see also- Blind; Deaf; Developmental
Education, Boards of
Education -see also- Driver Ed; Higher Ed; Special Ed; etc
Education, State Department of
Fees -see also- Attys' Fees; Devt Fees & Taxes; Reimb Rates
Telecommunications and Information Technology
Statutes:Article - Education

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