Bill Text: TX HB340 | 2017 | 85th Legislature 1st Special Session | Introduced


Bill Title: Relating to a salary bonus for a public school teacher who completes certain autism training.

Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 2-0)

Status: (Introduced) 2017-08-08 - Left pending in committee [HB340 Detail]

Download: Texas-2017-HB340-Introduced.html
  85S11904 SRS-D
 
  By: Nevárez H.B. No. 340
 
 
 
A BILL TO BE ENTITLED
 
AN ACT
  relating to a salary bonus for a public school teacher who completes
  certain autism training.
         BE IT ENACTED BY THE LEGISLATURE OF THE STATE OF TEXAS:
         SECTION 1.  Subchapter J, Chapter 21, Education Code, is
  amended by adding Section 21.465 to read as follows:
         Sec. 21.465.  AUTISM TRAINING. (a)  A school district may
  provide a salary bonus or similar compensation to a teacher who
  completes training provided by a regional education service center
  relating to autism.
         (b)  A school district that decides to provide a bonus or
  compensation under Subsection (a) shall adopt a policy to implement
  this section.
         SECTION 2.  This Act takes effect immediately if it receives
  a vote of two-thirds of all the members elected to each house, as
  provided by Section 39, Article III, Texas Constitution.  If this
  Act does not receive the vote necessary for immediate effect, this
  Act takes effect December 1, 2017.
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