SB 1170: Use, Prevention, and Reduction of Seclusion and Restraint on Students with Disabilities in Public Schools
GENERAL BILL by Flores
Use, Prevention, and Reduction of 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; 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, etc.
- Education (ED)
- Children, Families, and Elder Affairs (CF)
- Appropriations Subcommittee on Education (AED)
- Appropriations (AP)
SB 1170, Original Filed Version (Current Bill Version) Posted 2/25/2013 at 1:51 PM
Bill Text: Web Page | PDF Analyses: None
Related Bills (1)
Bill Number Subject Filed By Relationship Last Action and Location Track Bills H 291 Use, Prevention, & Reduction of Seclusion & Restraint on Students with Disabilities in Public Schools Edwards Identical Last Action: 5/3/2013 H Died in K-12 Subcommittee
Location: In committee/council (KTS)
Citations - Statutes (1)
Citation Catchline Location in Bill Location In Bill Help 1003.573 Use of restraint and seclusion on students with disabilities. Page 2 (pdf)
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