Bill Text: TX SB2080 | 2017-2018 | 85th Legislature | Enrolled


Bill Title: Relating to a requirement that school districts and open-enrollment charter schools report certain information regarding children with disabilities who reside in residential facilities.

Spectrum: Bipartisan Bill

Status: (Passed) 2017-06-12 - See remarks for effective date [SB2080 Detail]

Download: Texas-2017-SB2080-Enrolled.html
 
 
  S.B. No. 2080
 
 
 
 
AN ACT
  relating to a requirement that school districts and open-enrollment
  charter schools report certain information regarding children with
  disabilities who reside in residential facilities.
         BE IT ENACTED BY THE LEGISLATURE OF THE STATE OF TEXAS:
         SECTION 1.  Section 29.012, Education Code, is amended by
  adding Subsection (c-1) to read as follows:
         (c-1)  The commissioner by rule shall require each school
  district and open-enrollment charter school to include in the
  district's or school's Public Education Information Management
  System (PEIMS) report the number of children with disabilities
  residing in a residential facility who:
               (1)  are required to be tracked by the Residential
  Facility Monitoring (RFM) System; and
               (2)  receive educational services from the district or
  school.
         SECTION 2.  This Act applies beginning with the 2017-2018
  school year.
         SECTION 3.  This Act takes effect only if a specific
  appropriation for the implementation of the Act is provided in a
  general appropriations act of the 85th Legislature.
         SECTION 4.  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 September 1, 2017.
 
 
 
 
 
  ______________________________ ______________________________
     President of the Senate Speaker of the House     
 
         I hereby certify that S.B. No. 2080 passed the Senate on
  April 24, 2017, by the following vote:  Yeas 30, Nays 0.
 
 
  ______________________________
  Secretary of the Senate    
 
         I hereby certify that S.B. No. 2080 passed the House on
  May 22, 2017, by the following vote:  Yeas 145, Nays 0, one
  present not voting.
 
 
  ______________________________
  Chief Clerk of the House   
 
 
 
  Approved:
 
  ______________________________ 
              Date
 
 
  ______________________________ 
            Governor
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