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CS/SB 226: Disability Awareness

GENERAL BILL by Education ; Ring

Disability Awareness; Requiring that each district school board provide disability history and awareness instruction in all K-12 public schools; providing for individual presenters who have disabilities to augment the disability history and awareness instruction; requiring each public school to establish a disability history and awareness advisory council; providing responsibilities of the council at each school, etc.

Effective Date: Upon becoming a law
Last Action: 5/3/2013 Senate - Died in Appropriations
Location: In committee/council (AP)
Bill Text: Web Page | PDF
Senate Committee References:
  1. Education (ED)
  2. Children, Families, and Elder Affairs (CF)
  3. Appropriations Subcommittee on Education (AED)
  4. Appropriations (AP)



Bill History

Date Chamber Action
1/9/2013 Senate • Filed
1/17/2013 Senate • Referred to Education; Children, Families, and Elder Affairs; Appropriations Subcommittee on Education; Appropriations -SJ 21
3/5/2013 Senate • Introduced -SJ 21
3/13/2013 Senate • On Committee agenda-- Education, 03/18/13, 3:30 pm, 412 Knott Building --Temporarily Postponed
3/27/2013 Senate • On Committee agenda-- Education, 04/01/13, 3:15 pm, 412 Knott Building
4/1/2013 Senate • CS by Education; YEAS 8 NAYS 1 -SJ 278
4/3/2013 Senate • Pending reference review under Rule 4.7(2) - (Committee Substitute)
• CS by Education read 1st time -SJ 282
4/4/2013 Senate • Now in Children, Families, and Elder Affairs -SJ 278
• On Committee agenda-- Children, Families, and Elder Affairs, 04/08/13, 4:00 pm, 37 Senate Office Building
4/8/2013 Senate • Favorable by Children, Families, and Elder Affairs; YEAS 8 NAYS 1 -SJ 363
4/9/2013 Senate • Now in Appropriations Subcommittee on Education -SJ 363
4/12/2013 Senate • On Committee agenda-- Appropriations Subcommittee on Education, 04/17/13, 8:30 am, 412 Knott Building
4/17/2013 Senate • Subcommittee Recommendation: Favorable by Appropriations Subcommittee on Education; YEAS 12 NAYS 0 -SJ 481
4/18/2013 Senate • Now in Appropriations -SJ 481
5/3/2013 Senate • Died in Appropriations