SB 144: Seclusion and Restraint on Students With Disabilities in Public Schools
GENERAL BILL by Flores ; (CO-INTRODUCERS) Sachs ; Storms ; Ring
Seclusion and Restraint on Students With Disabilities in Public Schools; Requiring that manual physical restraint be used only in an emergency when there is an imminent risk of serious injury or death to the student or others; providing restrictions on the use of manual physical restraint; prohibiting the use of manual physical restraint by school personnel who are not certified to use district-approved methods for applying restraint techniques; requiring that each school medically evaluate a student after the student is manually physically restrained; prohibiting school personnel from placing a student in seclusion; providing requirements for the use of time-out; requiring that a school district report its training and certification procedures to the Department of Education, etc.
Last Action: 3/9/2012 Senate - Died in Children, Families, and Elder Affairs
Bill Text: Web Page | PDF
- Education Pre-K - 12 (ED)
- Children, Families, and Elder Affairs (CF)
- Budget (BC)
• Referred to Education Pre-K - 12; Children, Families, and Elder Affairs; Budget -SJ 19
• Introduced -SJ 19
• On Committee agenda-- Education Pre-K - 12, 01/30/12, 3:30 pm, 301 Senate Office Building
• Favorable by Education Pre-K - 12; YEAS 5 NAYS 0 -SJ 300
• Now in Children, Families, and Elder Affairs -SJ 300
• On Committee agenda-- Children, Families, and Elder Affairs, 02/09/12, 1:15 pm, 401 Senate Office Building --Temporarily Postponed
• On Committee agenda-- Children, Families, and Elder Affairs, 02/16/12, 10:30 am, 401 Senate Office Building --Temporarily Postponed
• Died in Children, Families, and Elder Affairs
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