HB 811 & HB 692 House Committee Hearing (PE)

Event Details


COMMITTEE: Public Education

TIME & DATE:  10:30 AM on Wednesday, March 13, 2019

PLACE:        E2.036

CHAIR:        Rep. Dan Huberty

Champion Bill:

HB 811 | Relating to determining appropriate disciplinary action to be taken against a public school student who is in foster care or who is homeless.

Author: Rep. White | Bill Summary 

Requires public schools to consider whether a child is experiencing homelessness or in foster care when taking disciplinary action.

Support Bill:

HB 692 |Relating to the suspension of a student who is homeless from public school.

Author: Rep. White | Bill Summary

Prohibits public schools from sending homeless youth to out-of-school suspension.