MD HB1043 | 2020 | Regular Session


Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 3-0)
Status: Introduced on February 6 2020 - 25% progression
Action: 2020-02-11 - Hearing 2/26 at 1:00 p.m.
Pending: House Ways and Means Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [PDF]


Clarifying a requirement for the State Department of Education to collect data on restraint and seclusion incidents; requiring the Department to provide any data gathered under the Act to the Maryland Longitudinal Data System Center; requiring the Department to analyze the data collected, verify the data if no incidents are reported, and make recommendations on how to reduce the use of restraint and seclusion by the top 30% of public agencies and nonpublic schools having the highest rate of such incidents; etc.

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Education - Physical Restraint and Seclusion - Guidelines and Reporting



2020-02-11HouseHearing 2/26 at 1:00 p.m.
2020-02-06HouseFirst Reading Ways and Means


Code Citations

ChapterArticleSectionCitation TypeStatute Text
Education71101(n/a)See Bill Text
Education71102(n/a)See Bill Text

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Bill Comments