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Introduced in the House on May 3, 2017
Currently residing in the House Committee on Regulations and Administrative Procedures
Summary: Minimum standards of student conduct
HISTORY OF LEGISLATIVE ACTIONS
Date Body Action Description with journal page number ------------------------------------------------------------------------------- 5/3/2017 House Introduced, read first time, placed on calendar without reference (House Journal-page 80) 5/9/2017 House Recommitted to Committee on Regulations and Administrative Procedures (House Journal-page 90)
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VERSIONS OF THIS BILL
May 3, 2017
Introduced by Regulations and Administrative Procedures Committee
S. Printed 5/3/17--H.
Read the first time May 3, 2017.
TO APPROVE REGULATIONS OF THE STATE BOARD OF EDUCATION, RELATING TO MINIMUM STANDARDS OF STUDENT CONDUCT AND DISCIPLINARY ENFORCEMENT PROCEDURES TO BE IMPLEMENTED BY LOCAL SCHOOL DISTRICTS, DESIGNATED AS REGULATION DOCUMENT NUMBER 4657, PURSUANT TO THE PROVISIONS OF ARTICLE 1, CHAPTER 23, TITLE 1 OF THE 1976 CODE.
Be it enacted by the General Assembly of the State of South Carolina:
SECTION 1. The regulations of the State Board of Education, relating to Minimum Standards of Student Conduct and Disciplinary Enforcement Procedures to be Implemented by Local School Districts, designated as Regulation Document Number 4657, and submitted to the General Assembly pursuant to the provisions of Article 1, Chapter 23, Title 1 of the 1976 Code, are approved.
SECTION 2. This joint resolution takes effect upon approval by the Governor.
The State Board of Education (SBE) proposes to amend R.43-279, Minimum Standards of Student Conduct and Disciplinary Enforcement Procedures to be Implemented by Local School Districts to include the changes recommended by the Safe Schools Taskforce, which was established by State Superintendent of Education, Molly M. Spearman, in November 2015. The amendments will include changes in the levels of misconduct, acts of misconduct, disciplinary enforcement procedures, and possible consequences.
Notice of Drafting for the proposed amendments to the regulation was published in the State Register on June 24, 2016.
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