SB1089

Find a 2017 Bill:

2017 Regular Session

 

Entitled:

Primary and Secondary Education - Health and Safety Guidelines and Procedures - Digital Devices

Sponsored by:

Senator Hershey

Status:

In the Senate - Unfavorable Report by Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs


Synopsis:Requiring the Department of Health and Mental Hygiene, in consultation with the State Department of Education, to develop health and safety guidelines and procedures for the use of digital devices in public school classrooms; and requiring each county board of education to implement specified health and safety guidelines and procedures for the use of digital devices in public school classrooms beginning in the 2018-2019 school year.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note
All Sponsors:Senators Hershey, Brochin, and Lee
Additional Facts:Cross-filed with: HB0866
Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): July 1, 2017
Committee(s):
Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs  View Committee Hearing
Broad Subject(s):Primary and Secondary Education
Public Health
Narrow Subject(s):Counties -see also- Chartered Counties; Code Counties
Education, Boards of
Education, State Department of
Health -see also- Mental and Behavioral Health
Health and Mental Hygiene, Department of
Public Schools
Safety -see also- Cybersecurity; Occupational Safety
Telecommunications and Information Technology
Statutes:Article - Education
(4-111.4)

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October 24, 2017 9:19 A.M.