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April 5, 2004

House Bill 8344: An Act Relating to Education - Health and Safety of Pupils

Sponsors:
Representatives Aubin, Picard, Menard, and Gallison

Summary:
This bill would mandate that any time a school official or employee contacts the Department of Children, Youth, and Family Services to expresses a concern about the welfare of a child, DCYF must investigate and provide a report to the complainant.

Status:

03/25/2004:Introduced, referred to the House Health, Education and Welfare Committee.
NOTE: Introduced after the deadline for new bills had passed.
03/31/2004:Committee continued the bill.

HSLDA's Position:
Oppose.

Action Requested:
No action is necessary at this time.

 Other Resources

Bill Text   (requires Adobe Acrobat Reader)

Bill History