IN SB0217 | 2018 | Regular Session

Status

Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Republican 5-0)
Status: Introduced on January 3 2018 - 25% progression
Action: 2018-01-09 - Senator Kruse added as coauthor
Pending: Senate Education and Career Development Committee
Hearing: Jan 24 @ 1:30 pm in Senate Chamber
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [PDF]

Summary

Dyslexia. Requires the following: (1) A school multidisciplinary team must include information about dyslexia in a student's educational evaluation if the multidisciplinary team determines that the student is eligible to receive special education and related services and has or has characteristics of dyslexia. (2) Information about dyslexia must be: (A) discussed by the student's case conference committee if information about dyslexia is included in the student's education evaluation; and (B) included in the student's individualized education program if the case conference committee determines that the information should be included. Requires school corporations and charter schools to screen: (1) each student

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Title

Dyslexia. Requires the following: (1) A school multidisciplinary team must include information about dyslexia in a student's educational evaluation if the multidisciplinary team determines that the student is eligible to receive special education and related services and has or has characteristics of dyslexia. (2) Information about dyslexia must be: (A) discussed by the student's case conference committee if information about dyslexia is included in the student's education evaluation; and (B) included in the student's individualized education program if the case conference committee determines that the information should be included. Requires school corporations and charter schools to screen: (1) each student

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History

DateChamberAction
2018-01-09SenateSenator Kruse added as coauthor
2018-01-04SenateSenator Bohacek added as coauthor
2018-01-03SenateFirst reading: referred to Committee on Education and Career Development
2018-01-03SenateAuthored by Senators Houchin, Bray and Ford

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