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HB 81 - Use, Prevention, and Reduction of Seclusion and Restraint on Students with Disabilities in Public Schools

General Bill   by Hukill (CO-SPONSORS) Ambler; Anderson; Bernard; Brandenburg; Burgin; Flores; Fresen; Glorioso; Gonzalez; Heller; Hudson; Jenne; Kiar; Llorente; Mayfield; McBurney; Nehr; Pafford; Planas; Porth; Precourt; Rader; Reed; Sachs; Schenck; Schultz; Schwartz; Skidmore; Soto; Stargel; Steinberg; Tobia; Williams, T.; Zapata
Use, Prevention, and Reduction of Seclusion and Restraint on Students with Disabilities in Public Schools: Provides that manual physical restraint shall be used only in emergency when there is imminent risk of serious injury or death to student or others; provides restrictions on use of manual physical restraint; prohibits use of manual physical restraint by school personnel who are not trained & certified to use district-approved methods for applying restraint techniques; prohibits school personnel from placing student in seclusion; provides requirements for use of time-out; requires school to prepare incident report after occasion of student restraint; requires development & revision of school district policies & procedures.
Effective Date: July 1, 2010
Last Event: Laid on Table under Rule 7.20, refer to CS for HB 1073 & HB 81 on Thursday, March 25, 2010 4:37 PM

Referred Committees and Committee Actions

House Referrals

    -   PreK-12 Policy Committee
           On agenda for: 03/25/10 9:00 AM              Notice
        Favorable With Committee Substitute (final action)              See Votes
 
    -   Health Care Services Policy Committee
    -   PreK-12 Appropriations Committee
    -   Education Policy Council

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Bill History

Event Time Member Committee
Laid on Table under Rule 7.20, refer to CS for HB 1073 & HB 81 Thursday, March 25, 2010 4:37 PM
Favorable with CS by PreK-12 Policy Committee Thursday, March 25, 2010 12:30 PM PreK-12 Policy Committee
PCSMB added to PreK-12 Policy Committee agenda Tuesday, March 23, 2010 4:05 PM PreK-12 Policy Committee
1st Reading Tuesday, March 02, 2010 10:50 PM
Now in PreK-12 Policy Committee Thursday, October 01, 2009 11:25 AM PreK-12 Policy Committee
Referred to Education Policy Council Thursday, October 01, 2009 11:25 AM Education Policy Council
Referred to PreK-12 Appropriations Committee Thursday, October 01, 2009 11:25 AM PreK-12 Appropriations Committee
Referred to Health Care Services Policy Committee Thursday, October 01, 2009 11:25 AM Health Care Services Policy Committee
Referred to PreK-12 Policy Committee Thursday, October 01, 2009 11:25 AM PreK-12 Policy Committee
Filed Thursday, August 20, 2009 3:20 PM Hukill

Statutes Referenced by this Bill

1003.573
 

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