Bill Status of HB3224 102nd General Assembly
Short Description: SCH CD-SEX ED-BOUNDARIES
Rep. Stephanie A. Kifowit
| 3/27/2021||House||Rule 19(a) / Re-referred to Rules Committee|
Statutes Amended In Order of Appearance
Synopsis As Introduced
Amends the Article of the School Code concerning courses of study. In provisions relating to sex education, requires that course material and instruction include an age-appropriate discussion about the importance of establishing physical boundaries in relationships and interactions with others. Requires that the instruction must include a discussion about (i) how to set appropriate boundaries with others, (ii) how to respond to unwanted physical contact or advances, (iii) the importance of saying "no" in uncomfortable situations, and (iv) how to help a peer deal with an uncomfortable situation. Effective immediately.