SB0485 (CH0322)

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Education - Remote Classroom Technology Grant Program - Establishment (Peyton's Bill)

Sponsored by:

Senator Serafini


Approved by the Governor - Chapter 322

Synopsis:Establishing the Remote Classroom Technology Grant Program to provide grants to public schools to purchase technology to allow students with medical conditions to participate in classrooms remotely if in-person attendance is not possible; requiring the State Department of Education to implement and administer the Program; authorizing the Governor to include in the State budget an annual appropriation to the Program; and authorizing the Department to adopt specified regulations.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note (Revised)
All Sponsors:Senators Serafini, Bates, Nathan-Pulliam, Robinson, Salling, Young, and Zucker
Additional Facts:Cross-filed with: HB0197
Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): July 1, 2017
Bill imposes a mandated appropriation in the annual State Budget Bill
Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs  View Committee HearingWays and Means  View Committee Hearing
Broad Subject(s):Primary and Secondary Education
Narrow Subject(s):Appropriations
Education, State Department of
Health -see also- Mental and Behavioral Health
Industry and Technology
Rules and Regulations
Statutes:Article - Education

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November 28, 2017 1:11 P.M.