2013 Regular Session



Education - The Reasonable School Discipline Act of 2013

Sponsored by:

Senator Jennings


In the Senate - Hearing 3/20 at 1:00 p.m.

Synopsis:Prohibiting a principal from suspending or expelling a student who brings to school or possesses on school property a picture of a gun, a computer image of a gun, a facsimile of a gun, or any other object that resembles a gun but serves another purpose; prohibiting a principal from suspending or expelling a student who makes a hand shape or gesture resembling a gun; authorizing a principal to suspend or expel a student who performs a specified action as a direct act of violence against another student; etc.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note
All Sponsors:Senator Jennings
Additional Facts:Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): July 1, 2013
Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs  Listen to Committee Hearing
Broad Subject(s):Primary and Secondary Education
Narrow Subject(s):Appeals -see also- Judicial Review
Private Schools
Public Schools
Records -see also- Land Records; Vital Records
Violence -see also- Domestic Violence; Harassment
Weapons -see also- Guns
Statutes:Article - Education

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October 24, 2017 1:11 P.M.