MD SB231 | 2021 | Regular Session


Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 1-0)
Status: Introduced on January 13 2021 - 25% progression
Action: 2021-01-21 - Hearing 1/27 at 11:00 a.m.
Pending: Senate Education Health and Environmental Affairs Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [PDF]


Requiring the State Department of Education, the Behavioral Health Administration within the Maryland Department of Health, the Maryland Center for School Safety, and the Department of Information Technology jointly to develop and publish a cyber safety guide and training course on safe Internet, social media, and technology usage for certain students, parents, and school employees to be implemented beginning in the 2022-2023 school year; requiring the guide to be posted on certain websites; etc.

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Public Schools - Cyber Safety Guide and Training Course - Development, Implementation, and Reporting



2021-01-21SenateHearing 1/27 at 11:00 a.m.
2021-01-20SenateHearing canceled
2021-01-06SenateHearing 1/20 at 3:00 p.m.
2021-01-06SenateHearing canceled
2020-12-29SenateHearing 1/20 at 2:00 p.m.
2021-01-13SenateFirst Reading Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs

Same As/Similar To

HB824 (Crossfiled) 2021-01-29 - Hearing 2/12 at 1:30 p.m.


Code Citations

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Education7447(n/a)See Bill Text

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