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Substitute Senate Bill No. 1113

Public Act No. 07-38

AN ACT CONCERNING UNIFIED SCHOOL DISTRICT #1 EDUCATION CREDIT.

Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives in General Assembly convened:

Section 1. Section 10-220h of the general statutes is repealed and the following is substituted in lieu thereof (Effective July 1, 2007):

When a student enrolls in a school in a new school district, the new school district shall provide written notification of such enrollment to the school district in which the student previously attended school. The school district in which the student previously attended school (1) shall transfer the student's education records to the new school district no later than ten days after receipt of such notification, and (2) if the student's parent or guardian did not give written authorization for the transfer of such records, shall send notification of the transfer to the parent or guardian at the same time that it transfers the records. In the case of a student who transfers from Unified School District #1, the new school district shall provide written notification of such enrollment to Unified School District #1 not later than ten days after the date of enrollment, the unified school district shall, not later than ten days after receipt of notification of enrollment from the new school district, transfer the records of the student to the new school district [which] and the new school district shall, not later than thirty days after receiving the student's education records, credit the student for all instruction received in Unified School District #1.

Approved May 22, 2007