SB0786 (CH0611)

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2017 Regular Session



Education - Restraint and Seclusion - Consideration and Reporting

Sponsored by:

Senator Zucker


Approved by the Governor - Chapter 611

Synopsis:Requiring the State Superintendent of Schools to convene a task force to consider the circumstances under which, and the schools or types of schools in which, restraint and seclusion shall be prohibited and to consider contraindications for restraint and seclusion and who may authorize restraint and seclusion; providing for the composition of the task force; requiring the task force to review existing regulations concerning seclusion and to make specified recommendations to the State Board and the General Assembly by October 1, 2017; etc.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note (Revised)
All Sponsors:Senators Zucker, Conway, Guzzone, Kagan, Nathan-Pulliam, Robinson, and Smith
Additional Facts:Cross-filed with: HB0331
Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): July 1, 2017, June 30, 2019
Creates a Task Force or Commission
Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs  View Committee HearingWays and Means  View Committee Hearing
Broad Subject(s):Primary and Secondary Education
Narrow Subject(s):Administrative Agencies -see also- Electronic Government
Committees and Commissions -see also- Political Committees
Disabilities -see also- Blind; Deaf; Developmental
Education, State Board of
Education, State Department of
Health -see also- Mental and Behavioral Health
Private Schools
Rules and Regulations
Safety -see also- Cybersecurity; Occupational Safety
Special Education
Statutes:Article - Education
(7-1101 through 7-1104, 7-1102, 7-1102.1)

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November 28, 2017 1:12 P.M.