Substitute for Raised H.B. No. 7215
Session Year 2019
 


AN ACT CONCERNING SCHOOL CLIMATES.

To (1) require local and regional boards of education to develop safe school climate policies, (2) require schools to assess school climate, (3) require the Department of Education to develop a social and emotional learning assessment instrument, (4) establish the duties of a safe school climate coordinator, (5) require local and regional boards of education to establish a social and emotional learning and school climate council in place of the existing safe school climate committee, (6) require the Department of Education to develop a model safe school climate policy, and (7) require local and regional boards of education to provide training on the prevention of and intervention in discrimination against and targeted harassment of students.

Introduced by:
Committee on Children

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Co-sponsors for Amendment LCO:

Bill History

 Date Action Taken
 7/8/2019Signed by the Governor
 6/28/2019Transmitted by Secretary of the State to Governor
 6/28/2019Transmitted to the Secretary of State
 6/25/2019(LCO)Public Act 19-166
 6/5/2019On Consent Calendar / In Concurrence
 6/5/2019Senate Passed as Amended by House Amendment Schedule A
 6/5/2019Senate Adopted House Amendment Schedule A
 5/31/2019(LCO)File Number 1025
 5/31/2019Senate Calendar Number 640
 5/31/2019Favorable Report, Tabled for the Calendar, Senate
 5/29/2019House Passed as Amended by House Amendment Schedule A
 5/29/2019House Adopted House Amendment Schedule A 9992
 5/16/2019Tabled for the Calendar, House
 5/16/2019No New File by Committee on Education
 5/16/2019(LCO)Reported Out of Legislative Commissioners' Office
 5/16/2019(LCO)Filed with Legislative Commissioners' Office
 5/16/2019(ED)Joint Favorable
 5/10/2019Referred by House to Committee on Education
 3/25/2019(LCO)File Number 126
 3/25/2019House Calendar Number 104
 3/25/2019Favorable Report, Tabled for the Calendar, House
 3/25/2019(LCO)Reported Out of Legislative Commissioners' Office
 3/18/2019(LCO)Referred to Office of Legislative Research and Office of Fiscal Analysis 03/25/19 10:00 AM
 3/8/2019(LCO)Filed with Legislative Commissioners' Office
 3/7/2019(KID)Joint Favorable Substitute
 2/25/2019Public Hearing 03/05
 2/22/2019Referred to Joint Committee on Children

Co-sponsors of HB-7215

Rep. Jeff Currey, 11th Dist.
Rep. Christine Palm, 36th Dist.
Rep. Charles J. Ferraro, 117th Dist.
Rep. Mitch Bolinsky, 106th Dist.
Rep. John H. Frey, 111th Dist.
Rep. Leslee B. Hill, 17th Dist.
Rep. Holly H. Cheeseman, 37th Dist.
Rep. Tom Delnicki, 14th Dist.
Rep. Catherine F. Abercrombie, 83rd Dist.
Rep. Hilda E. Santiago, 84th Dist.
Rep. Geraldo C. Reyes, 75th Dist.
Rep. Charlie L. Stallworth, 126th Dist.
Sen. Marilyn V. Moore, 22nd Dist.
Rep. Stephanie E. Cummings, 74th Dist.
Rep. Tami Zawistowski, 61st Dist.
Rep. Matt Blumenthal, 147th Dist.
Sen. Heather S. Somers, 18th Dist.
Sen. Saud Anwar, 3rd Dist.
Sen. John A. Kissel, 7th Dist.
Rep. Antonio Felipe, 130th Dist.
Sen. Kevin D. Witkos, 8th Dist.
Sen. Rob Sampson, 16th Dist.
Sen. Norman Needleman, 33rd Dist.
Sen. Catherine A. Osten, 19th Dist.
Sen. Kevin C. Kelly, 21st Dist.
Sen. Alexandra Bergstein, 36th Dist.
Sen. George S. Logan, 17th Dist.
Sen. Julie Kushner, 24th Dist.
Sen. Gennaro Bizzarro, 6th Dist.
Sen. Carlo Leone, 27th Dist.
Sen. Derek Slap, 5th Dist.
Rep. Kathleen M. McCarty, 38th Dist.

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