|MT||Signed into law 05/2013||P-12||School Safety, Disaster Drills|
Requires at least 8 disaster drills per year (prior law had specified that at least 4 had to be fire exit drills). Defines "disaster" as the...
|WA||Signed into law 04/2013||Postsec.||Regarding access to K-12 campuses for occupational or educational information.|
Allows for official recruiting representatives of the Job Corps, Peace Corps, to have equal access to informing students of educational and ...
|IN||Signed into law 04/2013||P-12|
Establishes the Indiana E-Transcript Program (Program). Provides that the Commission for Higher Education shall administer the program. Prov...
|ND||Signed into law 04/2013||P-12||Release of Juvenile Records to Schools|
Amends and reenact subsection 15 of section 12.1-32-15. Requires a law enforcement agency to release any relevant and necessary information...
|CA||Vetoed 09/2012||P-12||Transmitting Charter School Pupil Data to District That Is Chartering Authority|
From bill summary: Requires the department of education to provide a district that is a charter school's chartering authority, in accordance...
|CA||Signed into law 09/2012||P-12||Enrollment/Readmission of Student with Previous Contact with Juvenile Justice System|
Prohibits a public school from denying enrollment or readmission to a pupil solely on the basis that he/she has had contact with the juvenil...
|CA||Signed into law 09/2012||P-12||Transfer of Student Records|
From bill summary: Existing law requires a pupil's former school district or private school to transfer the pupil's permanent record, or a c...
|CA||Signed into law 09/2012||P-12||Confidentiality of Pupil Records|
From final bill analysis: Amends the California Education Code to conform with the federal Family Education Rights and Privacy Act (FERPA) p...
|CA||Vetoed 09/2012||P-12||Privacy of Pupil Records: Standardized Test Scores and Grades.|
From bill summary: Prohibits districts from including on a pupil's school identification card or any other object that a pupil is required b...
|IL||Signed into law 08/2012||P-12||Students' Criminal Records and Information about Current Police Investigations|
Clarifies individuals and circumstances by which information surrounding a child's detainment under the Juvenile Court Act of 1987 may be us...
|DE||Signed into law 07/2012||Postsec.||Higher Education Privacy Act|
Makes it unlawful for a public or nonpublic academic institution to mandate that a student or applicant disclose password or account informa...
|PA||Signed into law 07/2012||P-12||Military Uniforms at Graduation Ceremonies|
H.B. 1307 - Multiple Provisions
Gives a high school student the right to wear a military dress uniform at a graduation ceremony if the student has fulfilled all requirement...
|NH||Signed into law 06/2012||P-12||Access to Information|
Allows a parent, legal guardian, or person who is 18 years of age or older to have access to the unique pupil identifier and related informa...
|CO||Signed into law 06/2012||P-12||Parental Consent For Surveys In K-12 Schools|
Current law prohibits an employee of a school or school district from requiring a student to participate in a survey, analysis, or evaluatio...
|MS||Signed into law 05/2012||P-12||Authorize Recording of IEP meetings|
Authorizes a parent of an exceptional child to record individualized education program (IEP) meetings with audio or visual recording at the ...
|NH||Signed into law 05/2012||Postsec.||Freedom of Association Protection|
Provides that no institution within the university or community college systems of New Hampshire shall prohibit, as a condition of admission...
|TN||Signed into law 04/2012||P-12||First Amendment Rights|
Prohibits LEAs, school administrators and educators from taking action that infringe on or waive first amendment rights of school personnel ...
|VA||Signed into law 04/2012||P-12||School Records; Self-authentication|
Provides that school records may be admissible in any matter where such records are material, provided that they are authenticated as true a...
|VA||Signed into law 04/2012||P-12||Standardized Parental Consent Form for the Release of Student Data|
Allows local school boards to develop a single, standardized form to obtain parental consent for the release of student data. If developed b...
|VA||Signed into law 03/2012||Postsec.||Higher Educational Institutions; Mental Health and Parental Notification Policies|
H.B. 900/S.B. 374
Higher education; mental health and parental notification policies. Provides that any person licensed to diagnose and treat mental, emotiona...
|VA||Signed into law 03/2012||Postsec.||Disclosure of Health and Criminal History Records to Private Nonprofit Institutions of Higher Education|
Authorizes threat assessment teams established by private nonprofit institutions of higher education to receive health and criminal history ...
|VA||Signed into law 03/2012||Postsec.||Postsecondary Student Records; Mental Health|
Clarifies that an institution of higher education may require that any accepted student provide a complete student record, including any men...
|IN||Signed into law 03/2012||P-12||Nonpublic to Public Student Records Transfer, Charter Start-up Grants|
Requires an accredited nonpublic school to provide sufficient verbal information to permit a requesting school to which a child transfers to...
|CA||Signed into law 10/2011||Community College||Community College E-Transcript Program|
From bill summary: Requires the office of the chancellor of the California Community Colleges, by January 1, 2012, to implement a procedure ...
|CA||Signed into law 10/2011||P-12||Student Records|
From bill summary: Redefines pupil directory information that districts may release to no longer include a pupil's place of birth, but to in...
|CA||Signed into law 09/2011||Postsec.||Records Maintained by Auxiliary Organization or UC Campus Foundation|
From bill summary: Requires records maintained by an auxiliary organization of the governing board of a community college district, the Boar...
|ME||Signed into law 06/2011||P-12||Prevents the Disclosure of Student Social Security Numbers|
Repeals the provisions of law that require local school units to request and report student social security numbers to the state Department ...
|NC||Signed into law 06/2011||P-12||Safe Students Act|
Provides that principals must (previously read "may") require the parent/guardian of a child presented for admission to a school for the fir...
|PA||Signed into law 06/2011||P-12||Multiple Sections -- Data Collection|
Places a moratorium on the personal data collected by the departments of public welfare and education except for those data points needed to...
|TX||Signed into law 05/2011||Postsec.||Public Disclosure Laws|
Provides that information is excepted from public disclosure laws if it is collected or produced by a systemwide compliance office for the p...
|OR||Signed into law 05/2011||P-12||Student Records|
Requires transfer of student education records to school district when charter is terminated or public charter school is dissolved. Applies ...
|AZ||Signed into law 04/2011||Postsec.|
Prohibits public universities and community colleges from discriminating against, adopting policies that penalize or punish, or withholding ...
|AZ||Signed into law 04/2011||P-12||Student Records|
Requires charter schools to comply with state statute concerning access to school property by educational and occupational recruiters and th...
|UT||Signed into law 03/2011||P-12||Confidentiality of Student Records and Student Information|
Requires the state board of education to establish confidentiality standards for student information and student records; develop resource m...
|CA||Signed into law 03/2011||Community College||Access to Community College Student Records|
S.B. 70 - Sec. 76243
From bill summary: Under existing law, a community college or community college district may not permit any person to access student records...
|VA||Signed into law 03/2011||P-12||Electronic Records and Signatures|
Authorizes local school boards to adopt and implement policies pursuant to which electronic records and electronic signatures may be accepte...
|ND||Signed into law 03/2011||P-12|
|Student names and addresses - Authorized disclosure|
Adds new section requiring each high school to provide to the North Dakota university system a list of all students enrolled in grades ten a...
|ID||Signed into law 03/2011||P-12||Proof of Illness|
Amends existing law relating to education to eliminate language relating to regulations for proof of illness.
|MT||Signed into law 03/2011||P-12||Student Records Transfer|
By November 1 and March 1 of each school fiscal year, districts are required to prepare a report for the director of the Montana youth chall...
|Postsecondary Auxiliary Organizations and California Public Records Act|
Requires specified entities to comply with the California Public Records Act (i.e., an auxiliary organization created by the governing board...
|IL||Signed into law 07/2010||Postsec.||Student Data and Postsecondary Service Providers|
Provides that the prohibition on a higher education institution providing a student's name, address, telephone number, social security numbe...
|CA||Signed into law 07/2010||P-12||California Interscholastic Federation and the California Public Records Act|
Amends Section 33353 of the Education Code. Adds legislative intent that the California Interscholastic Federation (a voluntary organization...
|TN||Signed into law 06/2010||P-12||Random Drug Testing|
Authorizes local education agencies (LEAs) to perform random drug testing on students who participate in extracurricular activities. Require...
|FL||Signed into law 06/2010||P-12||First Amendment Protection|
Prohibits school boards, administrative personnel, and instructional personnel from taking affirmative action, including, but not limited to...
|FL||Signed into law 06/2010||P-12||Cooperation Between Schools and Juvenile Authorities|
Adds the director of transportation to the list of individuals required to be notified by the school superintendent when a youth is arrested...
|MD||Signed into law 04/2010||P-12||Release of Student Information to Military Recruiters|
Requires any public school that administers the Armed Services Vocational Aptitude Battery (ASVAB) to choose the score reporting "Option 8,"...
|MD||Signed into law 04/2010||P-12||Individualized Education Program - Required Notice|
Requires that appropriate school personnel provide the parents of a child with a disability with accessible copies of all documents relating...
|MD||Signed into law 04/2010||Postsec.||Expands Eligibility for the Privileges Against Compelled Disclosure|
Expands eligibility for the privileges against compelled disclosure of (1) the source of news or information, regardless of whether the sour...
|TN||Signed into law 03/2010||Postsec.||Liability for Breach of Confidentiality|
Prevents the Tennessee Independent Colleges and Universities Association and its member institutions from being held liable for breach of co...
|AL||Signed into law 02/2010||P-12||Alabama Educator Code of Ethics|
Provides that after determining the state board's proposed July 2009 amendment to Rule 290-4-1, creating the "Alabama Educator Code of Ethic...
|IL||Signed into law 02/2010||P-12|
Relates to the procedure for filing a complaint with the Director of Human Rights relating to discrimination in employment, credit, public a...
|RI||Signed into law 01/2010||P-12||Radio Frequency Identification Devices|
Restricts the use of radio frequency identification devices for the purpose of tracking the movement or identity of a student while on schoo...
|IL||Signed into law 11/2009||P-12|
Provides that the exercise of free speech, free expression, free exercise of religion or expression of religiously based views by any indivi...
|CA||Vetoed 10/2009||P-12||Access to Student Records|
Amends existing law that prohibits a school district from permitting access to pupil records to any person without parental consent or judic...
|CA||Vetoed 10/2009||P-12||Immigration Agents, Immigration Status and Care for Neglected Pupils|
Creates new Section 32297. Provides that immigration agents shall not interfere with the education of pupils. Specifies that this policy not...
|IL||Vetoed 08/2009||Postsec.||Data Security on State Computers Act|
S.B. 2218 -- pp 1-4
Amends and adds to the Data Security on State Computers Act. Directs each public university's governing board to implement and administer
|IL||Signed into law 08/2009||P-12||Confidentiality of Information|
Provides that nothing contained in the Illinois School Student Records Act may be construed to impair or limit the confidentiality of inform...
|IL||Signed into law 08/2009||Postsec.||Credit Card Marketing Act of 2009|
Creates the Credit Card Marketing Act of 2009. Requires institutions of higher education that enter into an agreement to market credit cards...
|OH||Signed into law 07/2009||P-12||Timely Transfer of Student Records when Charter School Closes|
H.B. 1 - Section 3314.44
Partially from DOE summary of H.B. 1: Specifies that if a community school closes, the chief administrative officer must transmit all educat...
|OH||Signed into law 07/2009||P-12||Assignment of Surrogate Parent|
H.B. 1 - Section 3323.05
From DOE summary of H.B. 1: Modifies existing procedural guidelines established for the department of education to protect the rights of a c...
|AL||Adopted 07/2009||P-12||Alabama Educator Code of Ethics|
Adds section creating the Alabama Educator Code of Ethics. Identifies nine areas of standards of conduct, including teacher/student relation...
|WI||Signed into law 06/2009||P-12||Milwaukee Parental Choice Program|
Requires that a private school participating in the Milwaukee Parental Choice Program adhere to policies that apply to public schools/distri...
|FL||Signed into law 06/2009||P-12|
|Public Records Requirements|
Provides exemption from public records requirements for K-12 education records held by agency, public school, center, institution, or other ...
|OR||Signed into law 06/2009||P-12||Student Records|
Requires notice to a school administrator when a youth is within jurisdiction of the juvenile court, is charged with or convicted of certain...
|TX||Signed into law 06/2009||Postsec.||Tuition Set-Asides for Financial Aid|
Creates new Section 56.014. Directs institutions of higher education that are required to set aside a portion of student tuition payments to...
|TX||Signed into law 06/2009||P-12||Disclosure of Child Misdemeanor Information|
Bars criminal justice agencies from publicly disclosing criminal history information related to a child's conviction for a misdemeanor offen...
|LA||Signed into law 06/2009||P-12||Student Records and Suspension/Expulsion|
Requires principals of public schools where a student was enrolled to release the student's records to a public or nonpublic school which is...
|FL||Signed into law 05/2009||P-12||Exemption From Public Records Law for Information Identifying a Child in a Government-sponsored Recreation Program|
Removes the scheduled repeal under the Open Government Sunset Review Act of an exemption from public records requirements for information th...
|OK||Signed into law 05/2009||Postsec.||Agents May Not Contact Student Athletes|
Amends Uniform Athlete Agents Act. Prohibits an athlete agent from any contact with a student-athlete who is not eligible to enter into a pr...
|MN||Signed into law 05/2009||P-12||Access to Student Records|
Allows a child's parent or guardian to designate a "significant individual" to participate in a school conference involving that child. Requ...
|E-Transcript and Record Exchange|
Changes state data system from "Data Clearinghouse File"-based to "UTREx" (Utah eTranscript and Record Exchange), effective July 1, 2010. De...
|TN||Signed into law 05/2009||P-12||Notice to Schools Clarified/Broadened|
Expands the offenses for which notice must be given to schools when an adjudicated delinquent juvenile offender is sent back into a regular ...
|VA||Signed into law 03/2009||P-12||School Records in Custody Cases|
Expands the types of school records that may be admissible in cases involving custody of the student or termination of parental rights to al...
|MS||Signed into law 03/2009||P-12||Student Records|
Relates to student records; authorizes storage of permanent records by school districts in any acceptable form of medium.
|VA||Signed into law 02/2009||Postsec.|
|Virginia College Savings Plan|
Provides for the exclusion of certain financial records of the Virginia College Savings Plan from the Freedom of Information Act, the author...
|IL||Signed into law 12/2008||P-12||Truancy|
Amends the Illinois Municipal Code. Provides that if a code violation involves a municipal ordinance regulating truants, the hearing date mu...
|CA||Vetoed 09/2008||P-12||student records|
Amends existing law which prohibits a school district from permitting access to pupil records to any person without written parental consent...
Requires a school district to include a notice in an emergency information request form informing a parent or guardian and pupil of their ri...
|IL||Signed into law 08/2008||P-12||Assorted Amendments to the School Code|
Repeals the Professional Development Block Grant. Amends requirements related to annual census for special education, such that census must ...
|CA||Signed into law 07/2008||P-12|
Provides that a state or local agency may not allow another party to control the disclosure of information that is otherwise subject to disc...
|LA||Signed into law 06/2008||Postsec.|
|Student Immunization Reports|
Requires all public and nonpublic postsecondary education institutions to electronically transmit immunization compliance reports to the dep...
|TN||Signed into law 06/2008||Postsec.||Notification of Disciplinary Violations|
Requires a public institution of higher education to notify a parent or legal guardian of a student under 21 years of age who has committed ...
|MO||Signed into law 06/2008||P-12||Student records|
Relates to the disclosure of personnel records and confidential unemployment information by the Division of Employment Security, vocational ...
|LA||Signed into law 06/2008||P-12||Relations between Students and School Employees|
Requires the State Board of Elementary and Secondary Education to adopt regulations prohibiting interaction between a student and a school e...
|OH||Signed into law 06/2008||P-12||Records of Students Identified as Missing Children|
Requires public and nonpublic schools to mark the records of students identified as missing children and to notify law enforcement of reques...
|LA||Signed into law 06/2008||P-12||Immunization Compliance Reports|
Requires the chief administrators of all public and private elementary and secondary schools, kindergartens, colleges, universities, proprie...
|TN||Signed into law 05/2008||P-12||School Notification Required|
Adds aggravated sexual battery and aggravated sexual battery of a child to the crimes of which a child's school must be notified when the ch...
|MN||Vetoed 05/2008||P-12||Omnibus Education Policy Bill|
Authorized a parent or guardian of a student to designate an individual to participate in a school conference involving the child of the par...
|TN||Signed into law 05/2008||Postsec.||Restricts Credit Card Solicitations|
Adds a new section of law that restricts credit card and other credit solicitations to college students while on campus.
|MD||Signed into law 04/2008||P-12||Military Recruitment and Student Rights|
Requires public schools to provide notice to specified students or the parents or guardians of the students about the right not to release s...
|KY||Signed into law 04/2008||P-12||School Safety|
Requires any school or local board employee who knows or has cause to believe that a student has been the victim of a violation of any felon...
|TN||Signed into law 04/2008||Postsec.||Satisfaction of Debts Prior to Grade Reports|
Present law authorizes the University of Tennessee and all its several branches, and all colleges and universities of the state college and ...
|AZ||Signed into law 04/2008||P-12||Student records|
Provides that any collection, maintenance or disclosure of pupil educational records compiled by the Department of Education in an education...
|MS||Signed into law 03/2008||P-12||Evidence of Date of Birth|
Deletes the repealer on the provisions which prescribes the type of evidence of date of birth required for a child to enroll in public schoo...
|VA||Signed into law 03/2008||Postsec.||Mental Health Records|
Allows each public and private institution of higher education to request from its students complete student records, including any mental h...
|IL||Adopted 03/2008||P-12||Special Education Facilities|
23 IAC 401.10, .30, .210
Emergency rule (expires 8-18-08) includes a new provision expressly prohibiting the "use of a behavioral intervention strategy relying upon ...
|UT||Signed into law 03/2008||Postsec.||Contact Information for Staff Associated with Animal Research|
Provides that the name, addresses, and phone numbers of individuals who perform, or provide supplies or services for, medical or scientific ...
|SD||Signed into law 03/2008||P-12||Student Records/Rights|
Requires that most records and applications regarding a minor child reference the names and addresses of both parents; includes medical, den...
|OR||Signed into law 03/2008||P-12||Records-Sharing for Safety Purposes|
Requires district attorney or other person filing juvenile delinquency petition to notify school when student of school is subject of petiti...
|VA||Signed into law 03/2008||Postsec.||Students' Educational Records|
Requires the Board of Visitors or other governing body of every public institution of higher education in Virginia to establish policies and...
|UT||Adopted 01/2008||P-12||Educator Standards|
Provides definitions, standards for educators as role models, standards for educators to maintain a safe learning environment, standards for...
|LA||Adopted 12/2007||P-12||School Health Forms|
Amends sections of Bulletin 741-Louisiana Handbook for School Administrators concerning school health forms. Establishes standardized health...
|CA||Signed into law 10/2007||P-12||Student records/rights|
Requires the Office of Privacy Protection in the Department of Consumer Affairs to establish a task force to conduct a review of the use by ...
|CA||Signed into law 10/2007||Postsec.||voter registration|
Allows students to submit completed voter registration forms to the Secretary of State in addition to returning the forms in person or by ma...
|IL||Signed into law 08/2007||Postsec.|
|College Campus Press Act|
Creates the College Campus Press Act. Provides that all campus media produced primarily by students at a state-sponsored institution of high...
|IL||Signed into law 08/2007||P-12|
|Unique Student Identifier System|
Amends the Social Security Number Protection Task Force Act. Places the task force within the office of the attorney general, and makes the ...
|IL||Signed into law 08/2007||P-12||Missing Children Records|
Amends the Missing Children Records Act. Requires a preschool educational program, child care facility, or day care home or group day care h...
|IL||Signed into law 08/2007||P-12||Health Data Task Force|
Provides that a Health Data Task Force be convened to create a system for public access to integrated health data. Requires the state superi...
|IL||Signed into law 08/2007||P-12||Electronic Recordings in School Buses|
Exempts from an eavesdropping violation an electronic recording, motion picture, videotape, digital, or other visual or audio recording, mad...
|IL||Signed into law 08/2007||P-12||Transfer of Rights to Special Education Student|
Provides that when a student eligible for special education reaches the age of 18, rights accorded to the student's parents transfer to the ...
|NC||Signed into law 08/2007||Postsec.|
|Public Records and Privacy|
Modifies the public records laws applicable to the University of North Carolina and the North Carolina community colleges. Protects the priv...
|IL||Signed into law 08/2007||P-12||Biometric Information|
Defines ""biometric information" as any information collected through an identification process based on individuals' unique behavioral or p...
|OR||Signed into law 07/2007||P-12|
|Free Speech, Free Press|
The stated legislative intent for this bill is to ensure free speech and free press protections for both high school students and students a...
|CT||Signed into law 06/2007||P-12||Restraint and Seclusion of Students|
Relates to restraints and seclusion in public shools; concerns restriction on unreasonable restraints and seclusions of students; avoids the...
|FL||Signed into law 06/2007||P-12||Drug Testing for School Athletes|
Relates to public records of drug test findings in high school athletics; exempts from public records requirements findings of drug test adm...
|OK||Signed into law 06/2007||P-12||Rights of Student Victims|
States the right of student victims to be separated from student offenders at school and during school transportation; requires the Office o...
|OR||Signed into law 06/2007||P-12|
Allows person claiming to be aggrieved by unlawful discrimination to file civil action in circuit court. No action shall be filed unless, wi...
|TX||Signed into law 06/2007||P-12||Students May Not Be Named|
Amends Section 21.12, Penal Code, by adding Subsection (d), to prohibit the name of a person who is enrolled in a public or private primary ...
|TN||Signed into law 05/2007||P-12||Potentially Dangerous Students|
Provides that if a child convicted of a felony or undergoing inpatient mental health treatment must attend school pursuant to a court order,...
|TN||Signed into law 05/2007||P-12||Notice to Schools of Student Offenses|
Revises the offenses for which notice is required to be those described under present law and voluntary manslaughter, criminally negligent h...
|TN||Signed into law 05/2007||P-12||Notification Made to School Officials|
H.B. 594, S.B. 579
Expands the requirements for notification of school officials of the attendance of certain delinquent juveniles by expanding the offenses fo...
|OK||Signed into law 05/2007||Postsec.||Consumer Credit Marketing|
States that no institution within The Oklahoma State System of Higher Education or technology center school within the state system of caree...
|MD||Signed into law 05/2007||P-12||Student Record Confidentiality in Harassment Cases|
Requires that the information contained in a specified form relating to harassment or intimidation in schools be kept confidential with spec...
|MN||Signed into law 05/2007||P-12||Student Education Records|
H.F. 2245 [Education Records]
Amends laws concerning student education records.
|MN||Signed into law 05/2007||P-12||Charter School Student Records|
H.F. 2245 [Charter School Records]
Requires that closed charter school must transfer the student's educational records within 10 business days of closure to the student's scho...
|IN||Signed into law 04/2007||P-12||Student Interrogation and Convictions|
Requires a parent to be notified if a student is being interrogated by the police on school property regarding an investigation in which the...
|KY||Signed into law 04/2007||P-12||Student Record Transfer|
Provides that for purposes of establishing a student's status as a truant, the student's attendance record is cumulative for an entire schoo...
|AR||Signed into law 04/2007||P-12||transmission of records|
S.B. 274 (Student Records)
Section 41 provides for the electronic transmission of public school transcripts to correctly enroll and place students transferrred between...
|AR||Signed into law 03/2007||P-12||Data availability and student records|
Requires the Department of Education to provide the Bureau of Legislative Research with direct access to certain electronic databases; requi...
|UT||Signed into law 03/2007||P-12||Transfer Time of Student Records|
Requires a school that has been requested to forward a copy of a transferring student's record to the new school to comply within 30 school ...
|VA||Signed into law 02/2007||P-12||Disclosing Student Identifying Information|
H.B. 2631, S.B. 915
Relates to the Serious or Habitual Offenders Comprehensive Action Program; provides that a principal or designee may disclose identifying in...
|VA||Signed into law 02/2007||P-12|
|Including Birth Certificates with Student Records|
Authorizes public schools and public institutions of higher education in Virginia to retain copies of enrolled students' birth certificates ...
|VA||Signed into law 02/2007||P-12||Information Disclosure|
Provides that school personnel are authorized to disclose identifying information from a student's education records for the purpose of furt...
|LA||Adopted 02/2007||P-12||Statewide Assessment Standards and Practices|
LAC 28:CXI.Chapters 1, 3, 5, 18, 23, 27, 33, and 35
Makes various changes to state assessment system. Creates end-of-course tests, to be phased in over a period of six years starting in fall 2...
|OH||Signed into law 12/2006||P-12||Access to Personally Identifiable Student Information|
H.B. 276 -- Section 3301.0716
Sec. 3301.0716 allows the state department of education to have access to personally identifiable student information under certain circumst...
|UT||Adopted 11/2006||P-12||Per Pupil Funding & Attendance/Completion Recordkeeping|
Allows exceptions to the minimum number of instructional hours and schools days per year for individual students and schools; requires Local...
|CA||Vetoed 09/2006||P-12||Student Records - Emergency Info. and Military Recruiters|
Requires a school district, that requires the parent or legal guardian of a secondary school pupil to provide current emergency information ...
|CA||Signed into law 08/2006||Postsec.||Student Freedom of Speech Rights|
Relates to rules subjecting a student to sanction solely on the basis of conduct that is speech or other communication that is protected fro...
|MD||Adopted 07/2006||P-12||Student Record Systems and Reports|
COMAR 13A.02.06.02, .08.01.01, .08.02.01, .07
Amends rules regarding the 2006 Maryland Student Record Systems Manual. Provides that 2006-2007 school year, serious bodily injury and in-sc...
|IA||Signed into law 06/2006||P-12||Plan for Completing Core Curriculum|
S.B. 2272 - Section 13
Requires each high school student's plan for completing the core curriculum to include career options and to identify the coursework needed ...
|IA||Signed into law 06/2006||P-12||Homeschooling Student Records|
S.B. 2272 - Section 48
Provides that personal information in state agency records regarding a child receiving home instruction must be kept confidential in the sam...
|VT||Signed into law 05/2006||P-12||Student and Parent Awareness|
Directs the commissioner of education to send annually to each superintendent a list of information that schools must provide to the elector...
|ME||Signed into law 04/2006||Postsec.|
|Personal Data Security|
H.B. 1417; LD 2017
Amends the Notice of Risk to Personal Data Act; relates to a security breach; amends notification requirements regarding agencies of state g...
|CO||Signed into law 04/2006||P-12|
|Student Identifier Numbers|
Concerns student data from the elementary to secondary education system through the postsecondary education system; requires a postsecondary...
|MA||Signed into law 04/2006||P-12||Student Report Cards to Parents|
Describes the requirements for providing student records to parents and the information that must be included academic and other indicators....
|VA||Signed into law 03/2006||P-12||Disclosure of Criminal Convictions or Delinquincy|
S.B. 656, H.B. 95
Requires a parent, guardian, or other person having control or charge of a child of school age to provide to a public school information con...
|VA||Signed into law 03/2006||P-12||Certain Survey Components Prohibited|
Prohibits local school boards from administering questionnaires or surveys to public school students if such questionnaires or surveys seek ...
|VA||Signed into law 03/2006||P-12||Electronic Storage of Student Records|
Allows local school divisions to electronically store and maintain student scholastic records (including, but not limited to, handwriting, p...
|VA||Signed into law 03/2006||P-12||Student Records Sharing|
Amends the requirement that principals or their designees receive notification from local law enforcement authorities when students in their...
|VA||Signed into law 02/2006||P-12||Disclosure of Delinquency|
Requires a parent, guardian, or other person having control or charge of a child of school age to provide to a public school, upon registrat...
|CA||Signed into law 10/2005||P-12||High School Athletes and Use of Steroids|
Prohibited substances. The bill would prohibit specified dietary supplements from being used by a pupil participating in interscholastic hi...
|CA||Signed into law 09/2005||P-12||Athletes' Bill of Rights|
Existing federal law, known as Title IX, prohibits a person, on the basis of sex, from being excluded from
participation in, being denied th...
|MA||Emergency Rule Adoption 08/2005||P-12||Student Records|
603 CMR 23.00
Amends rules regarding student records. Complies with federal law concerning access to student records by non-custodial parents. MASSACHUSET...
|IL||Signed into law 07/2005||P-12||Social Security Numbers|
Prohibits a university or community college from printing an individual's social security number on any card or other document required for ...
|MN||Signed into law 07/2005||P-12||Psychotropic drugs|
H.F. 141 - Multiple Components
School officials must not use the refusal of a parent or guardian to consent to the administration of psychotropic drugs to their student or...
|OR||Signed into law 07/2005||P-12||Refusal to Dissect Animals|
Allows any student to refuse to dissect any vertebrate or invertebrate animal or the parent or legal guardian of a public school student to ...
|TN||Signed into law 06/2005||Postsec.||Release of Information|
Requires institutions of higher education to inform parents and students of students' option to execute consent forms authorizing the instit...
|FL||Signed into law 06/2005||Postsec.|
|Florida College Savings Program|
Relates to Florida College Savings Program/OGSR. Removes confidentiality of information regarding individual account activities conducted th...
|OK||Signed into law 05/2005||P-12||Student Records|
Adds a new section of law. Beginning with the 2007-2008 school year, upon initial enrollment in a public school district, schools are requir...
|TX||Signed into law 05/2005||P-12||Transfer of Student Records|
From analysis: H.B. 25 requires school districts to transfer student records within 10 days of a request being received from the new distric...
|FL||Signed into law 05/2005||P-12||Records of Children in Voluntary Prekindergarten Education Program|
Creates exemption from public records requirements for individual records of children enrolled in Voluntary Prekindergarten Education Progra...
|GA||Signed into law 05/2005||Postsec.||Education Degree Programs|
Relates to the University System of Georgia; provides that a student in an education degree program shall not be required to join a professi...
|AZ||Vetoed 04/2005||P-12||Privacy in Schools|
Bars a teacher, principal, counselor or other district or charter school employee, unless the parent is notified in writing and provides wri...
|AR||Signed into law 04/2005||P-12|
S.B. 1044 (sections 14-15)
Repeals provision that notation must be made on a student's transcript to indicate each special education class included on the transcript. ...
|AR||Signed into law 04/2005||Postsec.|
|Student Criminal History Background Check|
Allows criminal history background checks of certain students and prospective students. Allows electronic dissemination of criminal history ...
|AR||Signed into law 04/2005||P-12|
|Electronic Student Transcripts|
Requires high schools and institutions of higher education to provide uniform, electronic student transcripts to the department of higher ed...
|WA||Signed into law 04/2005||Postsec.|
|Marketing or Merchandising of Credit Cards to Students|
Places restrictions on the marketing or merchandising of credit cards to students at the states institutions of higher education. http://www...
|ME||Signed into law 03/2005||P-12|
|Civil Rights Protection|
Forbids the denial of rights in employment, housing, public accommodations, credit, and education opportunity to individuals based on their ...
|UT||Vetoed 03/2005||P-12||Medical Recommendations for Children|
Prohibits school personnel from making certain medical recommendations for a minor, including the use of psychotropic drugs; prohibits the r...
|SD||Signed into law 03/2005||P-12||Interscholastic Student Activities|
Any seventh or eighth grade student who attends a nonpublic elementary or middle school that is not affiliated with a nonpublic high school ...
|AR||Signed into law 02/2005||P-12||Student Identity Protection Act|
Creates the Student Identity Protection Act. Bars schools and school districts from the use of a student's social security number or a porti...
|NM||Rule Adoption 02/2005||P-12||Examination Opportunities, Results, Verification|
11.12, 11.13, 11.15, 11.16
Proposes rules regarding examination opportunities, exam results, verification of exam results, and examination of record purposes. NEW MEXI...
|SD||Signed into law 02/2005||P-12||Electronic School Records|
Allows a school district to maintain permanent school records electronically rather than on microfilm.http://legis.state.sd.us/sessions/2005...
|NY||Signed into law 01/2005||P-12||School Records Review|
Authorizes caregivers to review school records and to consent to medical and dental diagnosis and treatment of a minor child, excuse absence...
|NM||Rule Adoption 12/2004||P-12||Public School Administration/Accountability/Standards|
Establishes rules rpublic school accountability, student identification system and data system security measures. http://www.nmcpr.state.nm...
|NJ||To governor 12/2004||Postsec.||Display of Student Social Security Number|
Prohibits display of students' social security numbers by institutions of higher education to identify the student for posting or public lis...
|NY||Signed into law 11/2004||P-12||Direct Merchandising of Credit Cards to Students|
Prohibits the direct merchandising of credit cards through State University of New York and City University of New York to any enrolled stud...
|NY||Signed into law 11/2004||P-12||Direct Merchandising of Credit Cards|
Relates to the prohibition of direct merchandising of credit cards through colleges; provides that colleges shall prohibit the advertising, ...
|CA||Vetoed 09/2004||P-12||Equity in Athletics Bill of Rights|
Enacts the Equity in Athletics Bill of Rights and enumerates the rights available to a pupil relating to gender equity in athletics. Require...
|CA||Vetoed 09/2004||P-12||Pupils: Interrogation|
Requires the principal of a school to take immediate steps to seek the consent of the parent or guardian of an elementary school pupil prior...
|CA||Vetoed 09/2004||P-12||Charter Schools and Student Discipline/Attendance|
Prohibits a school district governing board from denying a charter school petition, unless it makes findings that the petition lacks a descr...
|CA||Signed into law 09/2004||P-12||Pupil Health: Self-Administration of Medication|
Authorizes a pupil to carry and self-administer auto-injectable epinephrine medication if the school district receives a written statement f...
|CA||Signed into law 09/2004||P-12||Pupil Health: Self-Administration of Medications|
Authorizes a pupil to carry and self-administer inhaled asthma medication if the school district receives certain statements regarding same....
|CA||Vetoed 09/2004||P-12||Pupils: Drug and Alcohol Testing|
Provides for drug and alcohol testing of a pupil only upon a reasonable suspicion the pupil is unlawfully using or has unlawfully used a con...
|NM||Rule Adoption 08/2004||P-12||Disciplinary Records|
NMAC 18.104.22.168, .3, .10
Amends issuing agency and statutory references; requires that disciplinary records be included in the records of transferring students; requ...
|CA||Signed into law 08/2004||P-12||Pupil Records|
Authorizes a public officer or agency to allow the use of records concerning a individual that relates to free or reduced-price meal eligibi...
|CA||Signed into law 08/2004||P-12||Pupil Assessment and Student Records|
Extends the repeal date of the Leroy Greene California Assessment of Academic Achievement Act to January 1, 2011. Excludes testing students ...
|DE||Signed into law 07/2004||P-12||Student Grades and Teacher Evaluations|
Relates to student grades and teacher evaluations; provides that no one except the teacher who assigns a grade to a student may change the g...
|PA||Signed into law 07/2004||Postsec.||College Campus Credit Card Marketing|
Provides for regulation and registration of credit card marketing on a college or university campus. Reenacts provisions relating to educati...
|AK||Signed into law 06/2004||Postsec.||University Student Practicum: Liability and Wages|
Exempts a person who allows a student of the University of Alaska to gain practical work experience with the person while participating in a...
|DE||Signed into law 06/2004||P-12||Student Records|
Classifies student records required to be retained by private business and trade schools as short-term; alleviates additional costs the Depa...
|OH||Signed into law 06/2004||P-12||Child Released from Custody|
Requires that upon a child's discharge or release from the custody of the Department of Youth Services certain records pertaining to the chi...
|RI||Became law without GOVERNOR'S signature. 06/2004||P-12||Educational Bill Of Rights|
Provides that the educational bill of rights would comply with the federal Buckley Act when releasing documents; provides for the right to k...
|MD||Signed into law 05/2004||P-12||Searches of Students|
Authorizes a county board of education to authorize a teacher to make a reasonable search of specified students on a school-sponsored trip u...
|MD||Signed into law 05/2004||Postsec.||State Digital Library|
Establishes the State Digital Library in the Maryland Higher Education Commission; authorizes the State Higher Education Commission to encou...
|KY||Signed into law 04/2004||P-12||Notification of Principals|
Eliminates the requirement that the principal of a public school be notified when a child is found guilty of an offense that classifies the ...
|WI||Signed into law 04/2004||Postsec.||Student Identification Numbers|
Relates to the use of a person's social security number in his or her student identification number at a private institution of higher educa...
|VA||Signed into law 04/2004||P-12||Student Conduct|
Directs the Board of Education, in developing model student conduct policies; includes standards for school board policies to ensure recogni...
|VA||Signed into law 04/2004||P-12||Reporting of Certain Acts by School Authorities|
Reporting of certain acts by school authorities to law enforcement. Expands the enumerated activities that school principals must report to ...
|VA||Signed into law 04/2004||P-12||Notification of Student Participation in Gangs|
S.B. 593, Similar to S.B. 633
Adds criminal act committed for the benefit of, at the direction of, or in association with any criminal street gang to those enumerated cri...
|VA||Signed into law 04/2004||P-12||Notification to Parents of Rights of Students|
Directs local school boards to notify parents of the educational rights of students who fail to graduate or who have failed to achieve the n...
|CO||Signed into law 04/2004||P-12||No Student Statements Without Parent|
Concerns the creation of a public school student's right to have a guardian present when the student signs a statement that could result in ...
|WV||Signed into law 03/2004||P-12||Providing For Safe Schools|
Provides for safe schools through alternative education programs; provides certain juvenile justice records to public school officials....
|UT||Signed into law 03/2004||P-12||School District Notification of Student Violence|
Requires law enforcement officers to notify school district superintendents when a minor is taken into custody or detention for a violent cr...
|ID||Signed into law 03/2004||Postsec.||Students Called to Active Military Duty|
Amends existing law to extend the rights of students called to active duty to individuals called to federal active service. http://www3.stat...
|TN||Signed into law 03/2004||Postsec.||Public Records|
Concerns public records; requires rather than authorizes institution of higher education to disclose final results of student disciplinary p...
|AR||Signed into law 01/2004||P-12||Student Health Report|
Requires schools to include as part of a student health report to parents an annual body mass index percentile by age for each student. http...
|AR||Signed into law 12/2003||P-12||Student Report Cards|
Requires school districts to provide a report card for each student reflecting the student's grade in each class in which the student is enr...
|WI||Signed into law 11/2003||P-12||Dispositional Orders for Truancy|
Provides for the specifications for school attendance of a dispositional order for truant or habitual truant and the disclosure of juvenile ...
|OR||Signed into law 09/2003||Postsec.|
|Student Social Security Number Disclosure|
Prohibits a state institution of higher education or community college from disclosing a student's Social Security number; creates exemption...
|NY||Vetoed 08/2003||P-12||Caregiver Review School Records|
Authorizes caregivers to review school records and to consent to medical and dental diagnosis and treatment of a minor child, excuse absence...
|IL||Signed into law 08/2003||P-12|
|Student Records Privacy|
Amends the School Code, various Acts relating to the governance of the public universities and the Public Community College Act. Prohibits a...
|IL||Signed into law 08/2003||P-12||Health Screening|
Provides that a diabetes screening be included in the health examination of each school child, but that diabetes testing is not required. ht...
|IL||Signed into law 08/2003||P-12||Children's Privacy Protection|
Amends the Children's Privacy Protection and Parental Empowerment Act to define a child as a person under age 16. Changes requirements for i...
|IL||Signed into law 08/2003||P-12||Free and Reduced-price School Lunches|
Requires the State Board of Education, regional superintendents, school boards and their schools, and nonpublic schools that receive funds f...
|HI||Vetoed 07/2003||P-12||Confidentiality of Student Records|
Designates the auditor as authorized representative of the department of education and the department of health for purposes of accessing st...
|CT||Signed into law 06/2003||P-12||Student Assessment|
S.B. 1093 § 1
Revises statutes to allow student scores on grade 10 mastery exams to be added to the student's permanent record and transcipt for a student...
|OR||Signed into law 06/2003||P-12||Recommending Medication|
Prohibits public school personnel from recommending to a parent or guardian that a student seek a prescription for certain types of medicati...
|ME||Signed into law 06/2003||P-12||Health Records|
S.P. 96 (LD 262)
Requires that disciplinary, attendance and health records be included in the records that follow a student who transfers to another school e...
|TX||Signed into law 06/2003||P-12||Psychotropic Drugs|
An employee of a school district may not use or threaten to use the refusal of a parent, guardian, or managing or possessory
|TX||Signed into law 06/2003||Postsec.||Religious Holy Day Excused Absences|
Relates to excused absences for religious holy days for students in institutions of higher education. An institution of higher education mu...
|DE||Signed into law 06/2003||P-12||Education Records|
Relates to the disclosure of and access to education records; updates the protections afforded to parents and students concerning a student'...
|NV||Signed into law 06/2003||Postsec.|
|Personally Identifiable Information|
Provides certain restrictions upon the disclosure of personally identifiable information concerning students for commercial and noncommercia...
|OK||Signed into law 06/2003||P-12||School Records|
Amends 51 O.S. 2001, Section 24A.16, which relates to confidentiality of educational records and material; updates statutory language; allow...
|CO||Signed into law 06/2003||P-12||Health Care Treatment for Students|
Requires school boards to adopt a policy prohibiting school personnel from recommending or requiring the use of a psychotropic drug by any s...
|CO||Signed into law 06/2003||Postsec.||Selective Service Registration|
Concerns provisions relating to selective service registration as a prerequisite for enrolling at a state supported institution of higher ed...
|DE||Rule Adoption 06/2003||P-12||School Health Record Keeping Requirements/Screening|
14 DAC 811, 815, 817
Establishes rules regarding school health record keeping requirements, physical examinations and screening, and administration of medication...
|GA||Signed into law 06/2003||P-12||Child Abuse Records|
Relates to child abuse and deprivation records; permits the Department of Human Resources to share access to child abuse records and release...
|ME||Signed into law 05/2003||P-12||Baxter Compensation Program|
S.P. 263 (LP 768)
Concerns the Baxter Compensation Program; addresses confidentiality of claimants and families of victims of abuse at Baxter School for the D...
|ME||Signed into law 05/2003||P-12||Record Sharing Between Law Enforcement and School Administrators|
S.P. 145 (LD 427)
Clarifies that the Maine Juvenile Code does not preclude a law enforcement officer or criminal justice agency from sharing information perta...
|IN||Signed into law 05/2003||P-12||Student Discipline|
Provides that a student who is expelled from a charter school is subject to the same requirements for enrollment in another school corporati...
|CO||Signed into law 05/2003||P-12||Return of Library Resources|
Permits a board of education of a school district to require the replacement or return of library resources by withholding a student's diplo...
|AZ||Signed into law 04/2003||P-12||Students|
Requires student level data for the Student Accountability Information System (SAIS) to include reasons for a withdrawal, if provided by the...
|OK||Signed into law 04/2003||P-12||Notice to Superintendent|
Amends 70 O.S. 2001, Section 5- 144. Upon filing an information or indictment for a felony or violent misdemeanor, the district attorney sha...
|CO||Became law without governor's signature 04/2003||P-12||School Transfer Rules|
Repeals of the requirement that transfer rules shall not prohibit a student's participation in extracurricular activities if the student enr...
|TN||Signed into law 04/2003||P-12||Child Immunization Records|
Includes third party payors or carriers regulated by department of commerce and insurance and self- insured entities as entities authorized ...
|AR||Signed into law 04/2003||P-12||Parental Authorization for Surveys or Questions|
Requires parental authorization for surveys or questionnaires administered to students requesting any personally identifiable information. h...
|NM||Signed into law 03/2003||P-12||Takeover Provisions|
H.B. 212 (Omnibus Bill)
Amends Sections 22-2-6 and Section 22-2-14 to allow the state department to take over the control and management of a public schools or dist...
|VA||Signed into law 03/2003||P-12||School Aulthorities Crime Reports|
Clarifies and revises the requirements for principals' reports to local law enforcement of incidents occurring on school buses, school prope...
|VA||Signed into law 03/2003||P-12||Drug Test in Public Schools|
Requires voluntary and mandatory drug testing policies, in accordance with the most recent enunciation of constitutional principles by the S...
|VA||Signed into law 03/2003||P-12||School Board Policies/Equal Access|
Prohibits local school boards providing access and opportunity to use school facilities or to distribute literature from denying equal acces...
|VA||Signed into law 03/2003||P-12||Student Social Security Numbers|
Authorizes the division superintendent or his designee to assign another identifying number to students who are ineligible to obtain a feder...
|MS||Signed into law 03/2003||P-12|
Changes repealer from 2003 to 2007 on 1) the School Crisis Management Program, 2) the transfer of the industrial and adult short-term traini...
|AR||Signed into law 02/2003||Postsec.||Higher Education and Social Security Numbers|
Prohibits institutions of higher education from using students or employees' social security numbers on identification cards....
|MA||Signed into law 01/2003||P-12||Workers Compensation Insurance|
Relates to providing Workers Compensation insurance coverage for certain students participating in a school-to-work program. Provides that s...
|PA||Signed into law 12/2002||P-12||Athletes, Athlete Agents|
Amends the Athletes and Sports Code. Revises provisions relating to athlete agents. Makes provisions regarding student athletes....
|OR||Adopted 10/2002||Postsec.||Student Directory Information|
Revises the definition of Directory of Information so that students electronic mail addresses can be printed in the student directory. OREGO...
|NJ||To governor 09/2002||P-12||Student Identification|
Protects pupils from being required to supply certain identifying information on materials distributed in class; prohibits material distribu...
|CA||Chaptered by Secretary of State. Chapter No. 07/2002||P-12||Rights of a pupil witness|
Provides that in addition to any other immunity that may exist, expressly deems any testimony provided by a pupil witness in an expulsion he...
|RI||To governor 06/2002||P-12||I.D. Cards|
Adds evidence of immunization to the Intra-state education Identification card for each child. This act takes effect upon passage....
|MI||Signed into law 06/2002||P-12||Disclosure of Student Information Exempted from Freedom of Information Act|
Exempts disclosure of certain information regarding students of public schools, public universities, public school academies, and other educ...
|AZ||Signed into law 06/2002||P-12||Student Records Release and Crime Reporting|
Provides that a school district may release pupil attendance, disciplinary and other educational records to a law enforcement agency, county...
|AK||Adopted 06/2002||P-12||Student ID Numbers|
4 AAC 07.060 (a)
Beginning no later than August 31, 2002, a unique 10-digit individual student identification number issued by the department; the student id...
|FL||Signed into law 05/2002||P-12||Education Code Re-Write: K-12 Student and Parent Rights|
Inserts "directory" section to inform students and parents of their rights pertaining to a number of areas, including nondiscrimination, stu...
|FL||Signed into law 05/2002||Postsec.||Education Code Re-Write: Rights of Student Representatives|
According to legislative summary, "The bill eliminates from current law the collective bargaining limitation on awarding equivalent teaching...
|HI||Vetoed 05/2002||P-12||Access of Auditor to Student or Other Records|
Establishes the office of the auditor as an authorized representative of the department of education and department of health, a state educa...
|MN||Signed into law 05/2002||P-12||Information Sharing Between Schools and Law Enforcement Agencies|
Relates to data practices; regulates the dissemination of data between schools, law enforcement, and the juvenile justice system; requires p...
|SC||Signed into law 04/2002||P-12||Falsified Transcripts or Diplomas|
Makes it a misdemeanor to falsify or alter a transcript, a diploma, or the high school equivalency diploma known as the GED from any high sc...
|WV||Signed into law 04/2002||Postsec.||Marketing Credit Cards to Students|
Requires the governing boards of institutions of higher education to propose rules to regulate the marketing practices used on campuses by c...
|WV||Signed into law 03/2002||P-12||Student Social Security Numbers|
No public or private elementary or secondary school or college or university shall display any student's social security number to identify ...
|SD||Signed into law 02/2002||P-12||Military Recruiters|
Requires school systems to allow military recruiters access to students and school facilities....
|SD||Signed into law 02/2002||P-12|
Requires school districts to provide the Board of Regents' office a mailing list of students in grades 7-12 by Nov. 1 each year. The list wi...
|NJ||Signed into law 01/2002||P-12||Survey Limitations|
Allows school districts to administer certain surveys to students only after receiving written informed parental consent; requires consent i...
|IL||Signed into law 12/2001||P-12||Military Recruiting On School Campus|
Amends the School Code; provides that the access allowed official recruiting representatives of the armed forces of Illinois and the United ...
|NC||Signed into law 12/2001||P-12||Student Information; suspensions for threats|
Prohibits persons contracting with the public schools from disclosing personally identifying information about students; authorizes suspensi...
|CA||Signed into law 09/2001||P-12||Student Records for pre-school students|
Requires State-funded preschool or infant and toddler program to provide a child's records to a public school when the child transfers, as s...
|RI||To governor 07/2001||P-12||Student Identification Numbers|
H.B. 5378, S.B. 124
This act would prohibit, commencing on July 1, 2005, public educational institutions from assigning a student an identification number which...
|RI||Signed into law 07/2001||P-12||Student Records System|
Defines an additional goal of the Children's Cabinet to develop a strategic plan to design and implement a single, secure, universal student...
|LA||Signed into law 07/2001||P-12||Notification of Student Involvement with Juvenile Justice System|
Amends and reenacts Children's Code Article 412(H)(1)(a), relative to notice to schools when students are involved in the juvenile correctio...
|NC||Signed into law 06/2001||P-12||Appeals Processes|
Session Law Number 260., Clarifies the right to appeal to a local board of education and to require notice of the dismissal, demotion or sus...
|DE||Signed into law 06/2001||P-12||Security of the Delaware Student Testing Program|
This Bill provides for the security of the Delaware Student Testing Program, including the data reporting process, and provides penalties fo...
|LA||Signed into law 06/2001||P-12||Exemptions for Student Information on Records|
Relates to public records laws; exempts public school students' names, addresses, and telephone numbers from such law; provides exceptions; ...
|NV||Signed into law 06/2001||P-12||Immunity From Civil Liability|
Provides for immunity from civil liability for school officials, teachers, pupils and parents who report certain threats of violence....
|OR||Signed into law 06/2001||P-12||Electronic Student Records|
Permits State Board of Education to adopt standards for Oregon electronic student records; allows approved educational institutions to parti...
|IL||Signed into law 06/2001||P-12||Keeping Child Abuse Reports in Student Records|
Amends the Illinois School Records and Abused and Neglected Child Reporting Act; provides that after completing an investigation of alleged ...
|LA||Signed into law 06/2001||P-12||Timeframe for Transfer of Student Records|
Requires the transfer of student education records within 10 days of receipt of a written request by an educational facility....
|NC||Signed into law 06/2001||P-12||Suspension/Expulsion Records|
Gives school superintendents flexibility regarding the expunction of records of a student's suspension or expulsion from school; requires ex...
|TX||Signed into law 05/2001||P-12||Public School Accountability, Various Components|
Requires that records relating to student performance be coordinated and maintained in standardized, compatible formats that allow the excha...
|LA||Signed into law 05/2001||P-12||Disclosure of Student Information Related to Juvenile Justice System|
Authorizes school boards to adopt policies to provide for disclosing information about students to officials within the juvenile justice sys...
|TX||Signed into law 05/2001||P-12||Student Surnames|
In each public school a student must be identified by the student's legal surname as that name appears:
(1) on the student's birth certific...
|IN||Signed into law 05/2001||P-12||Principals' Performance Evaluations|
Provides that a school principal's performance evaluation may not be based wholly on Indiana Statewide Testing for Educational Progress (IST...
|MD||Signed into law 05/2001||P-12|
|Use of Student Information for Commercial Purposes|
Prohibits the Maryland Higher Education Commission and certain persons, organizations or community colleges from commercial disclosures of i...
|MD||Signed into law 05/2001||P-12||Sharing of Student Records Related To Arrests|
Authorizes a local superintendent with information on a child who has been arrested for certain offenses to provide said information to the ...
|NH||Signed into law 05/2001||P-12|
|Falsifying Academic Credentials|
Creates the class A misdemeanor of false academic documentation....
|WA||Signed into law 04/2001||Postsec.||Student Identifiers|
Relates to identification of students, staff and faculty at institutions of higher education; provides such institutions shall develop a sys...
|AZ||Signed into law 04/2001||P-12||Student Educational Records|
Relates to educational records; provides that if the governing board of a school district permits the release of directory information relat...
|AR||Signed into law 04/2001||P-12||The use of Internet Filters|
Requires public schools and public libraries to install internet filters or purchase internet connectivity from a provider that provides fil...
|ND||Signed into law 04/2001||P-12||Juvenile Records|
Relates to records of a school law enforcement unit; relates to court and law enforcement records of a juvenile....
|MN||Signed into law 04/2001||P-12||Notification of Student's Possession of Drug Paraphernalia|
Requires notification to schools by law enforcement when a student within their jurisidiction is found in possession of drug paraphernalia....
|AZ||Signed into law 03/2001||P-12||Special Ed. Students Rights|
Relates to special education; permits adult disabled pupils to execute a delegation of rights regarding their education....
|AR||Signed into law 03/2001||P-12||Students Testifying in Teacher's Dismissals|
Allows students to testify in private in hearings under the teacher fair dismissal act....
|AR||Signed into law 03/2001||P-12||Parental Notification for Students involved with the Police|
Mandates parental notification of students reported to, interviewed by or taken into custody by law enforcement personnel....
|VA||Signed into law 03/2001||P-12||Access to Students|
Requires any school board that provides access to a high school's student body or other contact with its students during a school or school ...
|SD||Signed into law 02/2001||P-12||Notification of Student Violence|
Provides notice to schools if a student commits a crime of violence....
|VA||Signed into law 02/2001||P-12||Notification of Juvenile Crimes|
Specifies that the chief law enforcement officer of a jurisdiction may disclose to school officials that a juvenile is a suspect in or has b...
|AR||Signed into law 02/2001||P-12||Repealing the ban on pagers|
Repeals the law which makes it unlawful for a student to possess an electronic paging device, beeper, or similar communication device while ...
|NJ||Conditional veto by governor 12/2000||P-12||Student Surveys|
*****Returned to ASSEMBLY., provides that prior to a school district administering certain academic or nonacademic surveys, assessments, ana...
|CA||Vetoed 09/2000||P-12||Illegal Taping of Conversations|
Prohibits evidence obtained as a result of eavesdropping upon or recording a communication in a classroom in violation of that provision of ...
|CA||Vetoed 09/2000||P-12||Students Right to Request Hearing|
Extends to 4 schooldays the time that the pupil or his or her parents are granted to request a public hearing. Requires the Superintendent o...
|NY||Signed into law 08/2000||P-12|
|Social Security Numbers|
Use of student social security numbers restricted. No public or private elementary or secondary school or college as defined in section two...
|NY||Signed into law 07/2000||P-12||Project SAVE|
Relates to project SAVE (Save Safe Schools Against Violence in Education); relates to students and student discipline; relates to improving ...
|SC||Signed into law 06/2000||P-12||Juvenile Records|
Relates to the maintenance, release, and confidentiality of juvenile records pursuant to the juvenile justice code; authorizes release of in...
|TN||Signed into law 06/2000||P-12||Student Names|
Requires student to be enrolled in school under name that appears on certificate of birth and to use that throughout school career....
|FL||Signed into law 06/2000||P-12||Student Records|
Relates to public records; provides access to student records by school readiness coalitions and the Florida Partnership for School Readine...
|FL||Signed into law 06/2000||P-12||Changing the Rules for School Discipline|
Revises the definition of suspension; revises data used to determine school's performance grade category; revises information required to be...
|FL||Vetoed 06/2000||P-12||Changes in High School Grading Practices|
Relates to education; relates to annual public disclosure reports; encourages certain grading practices; authorizes school districts to aban...
|CO||Signed into law 06/2000||P-12||Safe Schools|
Centers on a conduct and discipline code with identified violations to result in actions taken. Forms the basis for annual reporting to loc...
|CO||Signed into law 05/2000||P-12||Release of Student Education Records|
A school district shall not release the education records of a student to any person, agency or organization without the prior written conse...
|WI||Vetoed 05/2000||P-12||Disclosure of Pupil Records|
Relates to disclosure of pupil records by the department of public instruction; conforms an exception to federal law; allows DPI to disclose...
|TN||Signed into law 05/2000||P-12||Records Sharing|
Urges the Department of Education to prepare and provide to all public schools guides to legally permissible practices for disclosure and sh...
|MN||Signed into law 05/2000||P-12||Records Sharing|
, Relates to crime; authorizes certain behavioral data on students to be disclosed to the juvenile justice system; provides for data sharing...
|OK||Signed into law 05/2000||P-12||Disclosure of Records|
Authorizes school districts to request disciplinary and nondirectory educational records from districts in which a student was formerly enro...
|IA||Signed into law 05/2000||Postsec.|
Relates to disclosure by a postsecondary education institution of information to the parent or guardian of a student; relates to personal in...
|MI||Signed into law 05/2000||P-12||Student Records|
Public Act 88., Relates to education; prohibits the release of student education records and teacher addresses and telephone numbers under c...
|MI||Signed into law 05/2000||P-12||School Locker Searches|
Public Act 87; Relates to elementary and secondary education; provides for policies on school locker searches....
|ME||Signed into law 04/2000||P-12||Legal Action|
(LD 1620)Allows any person who was a student at the Governor Baxter School for the Deaf between 1974 and 1998 to bring an action against the...
|LA||Signed into law 04/2000||P-12||Testing|
Exempts certain testing instruments, test answers, and individual student test scores from the public records laws....
|CO||Signed into law 04/2000||P-12||Student Records|
Concerning the exchange of information related to children; authorizes an exchange of information between schools and law enforcement agenci...
|MD||Signed into law 04/2000||P-12|
|Use of Social Security Numbers|
Prohibits public institutions of higher education, public schools, or the State from printing or having printed a Social Security number on ...
|VA||Signed into law 04/2000||P-12||Student Involvement in Politics|
Requires, no later than 8/1/2001, local school boards to develop and implement policies to ensure that public school students are not requir...
|ME||Signed into law 03/2000||P-12||Transfer of Student Records|
Public Law No. 595, (LD 1933); Allows a juvenile's school to disseminate information about the juvenile to the court and a criminal justice ...
|WA||Signed into law 03/2000||P-12||Notification of Student Offenses|
Requires that schools be notified of firearm violations by students; states whenever a minor enrolled in any common school is convicted in a...
|VA||Signed into law 03/2000||P-12||Drug Testing|
Permits local school boards to require as a condition for re-enrollment or continued enrollment in public school, that students who have bee...
|VA||Signed into law 03/2000||P-12||Student Searches|
Directs school boards to adopt regulations governing student searches; requires regulations be consistent with relevant state and federal la...
|VA||Signed into law 03/2000||P-12||Disclosure of Ethnicity|
Requires school board employees administering tests or other assessment instrument to disclose to the public school students being tested th...
|VA||Signed into law 03/2000||P-12||Student Searches|
Directs school boards to adopt regulations governing student searches; requires regulations be consistent with relevant state and federal la...
|WA||Signed into law 03/2000||P-12||Student Fund-Raisers|
Declares an intent to allow students to broaden the types of fund-raisers that they may conduct for charitable purposes in their private non...
|SD||Signed into law 02/2000||P-12||Reporting by Law Enforcement|
Allows law enforcement agencies to report certain violations of law and threats made by a student....
|KY||Signed into law 02/2000||P-12||Paging Devices|
Requires a local board of education to develop a policy regarding the possession and use of personal telecommunications devices by a student...
|VA||Signed into law 02/2000||P-12||Drug Testing for Certain Juveniles|
Requires juveniles found delinquent and adults found guilty for a first drug offense be subject to periodic substance abuse testing, drug tr...