MD HB1720 | 2018 | Regular Session


Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 1-0)
Status: Introduced on February 19 2018 - 25% progression
Action: 2018-02-19 - First Reading House Rules and Executive Nominations
Pending: House Rules and Executive Nominations Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [PDF]


Authorizing a principal to suspend a certain student for a certain amount of time if the student's continued presence at school is a threat to certain people or a disruption to the learning environment of other students; authorizing a county superintendent to suspend a certain student, at the request of a certain principal, for more than 10 days or expel the student for certain reasons; requiring each county board of education to adopt a written policy on student discipline to include certain provisions; etc.

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Public Schools - Student Discipline - Suspension and Expulsion and Policies



2018-02-19HouseFirst Reading House Rules and Executive Nominations


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