Bill Status of HB4205 100th General Assembly
Short Description: SCH CD-BEHAVIOR HEALTH SUPPORT
Rep. La Shawn K. Ford - Jonathan Carroll, Camille Y. Lilly, Justin Slaughter and Emanuel Chris Welch
| 1/8/2019||House||Session Sine Die|
Statutes Amended In Order of Appearance
Synopsis As Introduced
Amends the School Code. Provides that a school board shall require its schools to connect at-risk students in need of behavioral health support and all students with an individualized education program to either community-based or in-school behavioral health support. If the school board requires in-school support to be provided, provides that such support does not have to be implemented until the beginning of the 2018-2019 school year. Effective immediately.
House Committee Amendment No. 1
Replaces everything after the enacting clause. Amends the School Code. Provides that, beginning with the 2018-2019 school year, a school board shall require its schools to connect at-risk students in need of academic support to either community-based or in-school academic support; defines "at-risk student". Provides that each school district shall inform the parent or guardian of an at-risk student about the community-based or in-school academic support available in that school district or the community in which the school district is located. Effective immediately.