CS/SB 626: Bullying in the Public School System
GENERAL BILL by Education ; Bullard
Bullying in the Public School System; Citing this act as the "Imagine Sheterria Elliot Act"; prohibiting cyberbullying in schools and during school-related activities; expanding the circumstances under which bullying or harassment of any student or employee of a public K-12 institution is prohibited; requiring each school district to incorporate a prohibition on cyberbullying into its policy on bullying and harassment; requiring that such policy mandate that computers without web-filtering software or computers with web-filtering software disabled be used when investigating complaints of cyberbullying, etc.
Last Action: 4/29/2013 Senate - Laid on Table, companion bill(s) passed, see CS/CS/HB 609 (Ch. 2013-87) -SJ 725
Location: On Special Order Calendar
Bill Text: Web Page | PDF
- Education (ED)
- Judiciary (JU)
- Rules (RC)
• Referred to Education; Judiciary; Rules -SJ 47
• Introduced -SJ 47
• On Committee agenda-- Education, 03/12/13, 2:00 pm, 412 Knott Building
• CS by Education; YEAS 7 NAYS 1 -SJ 209
• Pending reference review under Rule 4.7(2) - (Committee Substitute)
• Now in Judiciary -SJ 209
• CS by Education read 1st time -SJ 214
• On Committee agenda-- Judiciary, 04/15/13, 1:00 pm, 110 Senate Office Building
• Favorable by Judiciary; YEAS 9 NAYS 0 -SJ 476
• Now in Rules -SJ 476
• On Committee agenda-- Rules, 04/22/13, 2:00 pm, 110 Senate Office Building
• Favorable by- Rules; YEAS 15 NAYS 0 -SJ 480
• Placed on Calendar, on 2nd reading -SJ 480
• Placed on Special Order Calendar, 04/30/13
• Placed on Special Order Calendar, 04/29/13 -SJ 725
• Read 2nd time -SJ 725
• Substituted CS/CS/HB 609 -SJ 725
• Laid on Table, companion bill(s) passed, see CS/CS/HB 609 (Ch. 2013-87) -SJ 725
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