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General Assembly

 

Proposed Bill No. 558

 

January Session, 2015

 

LCO No. 1967

 

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Referred to Committee on EDUCATION

 

Introduced by:

 

SEN. KISSEL, 7th Dist.

 

AN ACT CONCERNING THE INCLUSION OF PEDIATRIC PSYCHOLOGICAL EVALUATIONS IN HEALTH ASSESSMENTS FOR STUDENTS.

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

That section 10-206 of the general statutes be amended to include, as part of the health assessment, pediatric psychological evaluations for students in grades six to twelve, inclusive.

Statement of Purpose:

To require pediatric psychological evaluations of students in middle school and high school.