HB 697: Disability Awareness
GENERAL BILL by Kiar ; (CO-INTRODUCERS) Cruz ; Kriseman ; Porth ; Reed ; Williams
Disability Awareness; Requires district school boards to provide disability history & awareness instruction in public schools during first week in October; requires individuals certified in disability awareness or exceptional student education teachers to provide instruction; requires Governor's Commission on Disabilities to initiate study on training in disability awareness; requires commission to oversee statewide program for providers of training in disability awareness; requires commission to promote training in disability awareness in all public entities in state.
Last Action: 5/7/2011 House - Died in K-20 Competitiveness Subcommittee
Bill Text: Web Page | PDF
• Referred to K-20 Competitiveness Subcommittee; Rulemaking and Regulation Subcommittee; PreK-12 Appropriations Subcommittee; Education Committee -HJ 61
• Introduced -HJ 60
• Indefinitely postponed and withdrawn from consideration
• Died in K-20 Competitiveness Subcommittee
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