|LA||Signed into law 06/2014||P-12||Statewide Educational Technology Plan|
Directs the department to develop and implement a statewide educational technology plan. Requires the plan to include certain components related to infrastructure (including broadband access and bandwidth), short-term and long-term goals and standards for scho...
|ID||Signed into law 04/2014||P-12||Schools, wireless technology|
Establishes criteria that districts must meet to be eligible to receive state funds for wireless technology infrastructure serving grades 9-12. The citeria includes:
(1) Functionality - Requires that the wireless must ensure coverage such that there is suffic...
|CO||Signed into law 04/2013||P-12||Internet Safety|
H.B. 1219 - Internet Safety
Extends deadline for districts to adopt Internet safety policies for minors to December 31, 2013 (was 12/31/12). Repeals provision requiring such policies to include "technology protection measure" (i.e., blocking and filtering devices) for each Internet-acces...
|UT||Signed into law 03/2013||P-12||Parent Seminar on Youth Protection|
Directs a district to offer a parent seminar each year, using either a locally-developed curriculum or a curriculum developed by the state board, that includes information on substance abuse; bullying; mental health, depression, and suicide awareness; and Inte...
|LA||Signed into law 06/2012||P-12||Electronic Communication between School Employees and Students|
Addresses the reporting of certain electronic communication between employees at public elementary or secondary schools and a student enrolled at that school. Addresses the manner, frequency and other guidelines of reporting certain electronic communications. ...
|LA||Signed into law 05/2012||P-12||Internet and Cell Phone Safety Instruction|
Requires school boards to provide age and grade appropriate classroom instruction for educating children regarding child Internet and cell phone safety. Describes content of instruction;
guidelines and teaching materials for such instruction; and liability li...
|WV||Adopted 03/2012||P-12||Safety and Acceptable Use of the Internet by Students and Educators|
WV ADC s 126-41-1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13
Addresses safety and acceptable use of the internet by students and educators. Changes policy name and replaces repealed policies to (1) include the new federal regulations regarding issues of child safety and acceptable use of the internet; (2) be in complian...
|NY||Signed into law 09/2008||P-12||Internet Safety and Cyber-Bullying|
Requires the commissioner of education to develop resources and technical assistance for schools to provide to students in grades 3-12 and their parents concerning safe and responsible use of the Internet. Requires the resources to include information regardin...
|GA||Signed into law 05/2008||P-12||Internet Safety|
Directs the department of education to develop a model program for educating students about safety while using the Internet, taking into consideration educational
materials developed by other states and any other materials suggested by experts that promote chi...
|TX||Signed into law 06/2007||P-12||Internet Safety and Use|
Requires the Texas Education Agency to adopt a universal Internet safety and use curriculum so that students may be made aware of the dangers of the Internet. The guide should specifically include information regarding the danger of giving personal informatio...
|CA||Vetoed 08/2006||P-12||Internet Safety Curriculum|
Requires the State Department of Education to develop and maintain Internet safety curriculum for use by local educational agencies. Requires the guidelines to include, but not be limited to, specified subjects. Requires the department to distribute the guidel...
|TN||Signed into law 06/2006||Postsec.||Peer-to-Peer File-Sharing Risks|
Requests administrators of state-sponsored or state- owned networks, including administrators of public colleges and universities, to explore the availability of network technology, legitimate online services, and other solutions to address the risks and detri...
|GA||Signed into law 04/2006||P-12|
|Acceptable Use Policies and Blocking Programs|
Requires every local board, by January 1, 2007, to adopt an acceptable-use policy for its school system. At a minimum, an acceptable-use policy must contain provisions designed to:
(1) Prevent students and employees of the school system from using any computer...
|CA||Vetoed 10/2005||P-12||Internet Safety|
School curricula: Internet safety. This bill would authorize the State Department of Education, in cooperation with industry, and nonprofit organizations involved with Internet safety, to identify existing Internet safety programs and make that information ava...
|OR||Signed into law 07/2005||P-12||Cyber Awareness, Responsibility and Ethics (CARE)|
Authorizes the City of Hillsboro to establish for the 2005-2006 and 2006-2007 school years the pilot program of Cyber Awareness, Responsibility and Ethics (CARE). If the City of Hillsboro establishes the pilot program:
(a) The goal of the pilot program is to h...
|UT||Signed into law 03/2005||P-12||Internet Crimes Against Children|
Describes the state attorney general's participation in multijurisdictional and multidisciplinary work to prevent and prosecute Internet sexual crimes against children; authorizes the attorney general to provide Internet educational programs to parents, educat...
|AR||Signed into law 04/2003||P-12||Public School Library|
Creates the Public School Library Media and Technology Act; defines the position of library media specialist; requires library media centers to have written policies to establish guidelines for the selection, removal, and retention of materials; requires the s...
|AR||Signed into law 04/2003||Postsec.||Electronic Communication Privacy Policies|
Requires that institutions of higher education adopt electronic communication privacy policies. http://www.arkleg.state.ar.us/ftproot/bills/2003/public/HB2496.pdf...
|AZ||Signed into law 04/2003||Postsec.||Internet Pornography|
Prohibits Internet access to pornography for state employees; includes all offices, agencies, departments, boards, councils, commissions, junior colleges, state universities and courts....
|MI||Public Act No. 03/2002||P-12||Use of Technology to Disrupt Education Operations|
Provides penalties for the use of the Internet or other electronic or telecommunication system or device to disrupt the functions of public safety, education, commercial or government operations....
|SC||Signed into law 10/2000||P-12||Internet Blocks|
Requires the governing boards of certain libraries including public school or higher education institution libraries that have computers which can access the Internet and are available for use by the public or students, or both, to develop use policies therefo...
|MN||Signed by governor 05/2000||P-12||Filtering Technology on School Computers|
All computers at a school site with access to the Internet available for student use must be equipped to restrict, including by use of available software filtering technology or other effective methods, all student access to material that is reasonably believe...