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Substitute Bill No. 5334

    February Session, 2018

 

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AN ACT CONCERNING NOTIFICATION BY CONTRACTORS TO SUPERINTENDENTS OF SCHOOLS REGARDING INCIDENTS OF ARREST BY EMPLOYEES.

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

Section 1. (NEW) (Effective October 1, 2018) Any contractor who (1) contracts with a local or regional board of education, and (2) receives information that an employee of such contractor, who is in a position involving direct contact with a student in a school under such board's jurisdiction, has been arrested, shall, not later than twenty-four hours after receipt of such information, notify the superintendent of schools for such board of such employee's arrest. Such notification shall be in writing and include the identity of such employee, and, if known by the contractor, the offense or offenses for which such employee was arrested and a brief description of the incident or incidents leading to the arrest.

This act shall take effect as follows and shall amend the following sections:

Section 1

October 1, 2018

New section

ED

Joint Favorable Subst.