Bill Summary

SB 1540 Zero-tolerance Policies/Schools (2009 Session)
Zero-tolerance Policies/Schools [SPSC]; Requires that a district school board having a policy authorizing corporal punishment as a form of discipline review its policy on said punishment at specified intervals. Provides that zero-tolerance policies do not require the reporting of petty acts of misconduct and misdemeanors to a law enforcement agency. Encourages school districts to use alternatives to expulsion or referral to law enforcement agencies, etc. EFFECTIVE DATE: 07/01/2009.
02/11/09
SENATE
Filed
02/19/09
SENATE
Referred to Education Pre-K - 12; Criminal Justice; Judiciary; Education Pre-K - 12 Appropriations
03/02/09
SENATE
On Committee agenda - Education Pre-K - 12 Committee, 03/05/09, 10:45 am, 301 S
03/05/09
SENATE
Favorabe with CS by Education Pre-K - 12 Committee; 8 Yeas, 0 Nays
03/06/09
SENATE
Committee Substitute (C1) Text Filed
03/10/09
SENATE
Now in Criminal Justice
03/20/09
SENATE
On Committee agenda - Criminal Justice, 03/25/09, 10:15 am, 37 S
03/25/09
SENATE
Favorable with CS by Criminal Justice Committee; 7 Yeas, 0 Nays
03/27/09
SENATE
Committee Substitute (C2) Text Filed
03/30/09
SENATE
Reference to Education Pre-K - 12 added; Remaining references: Education Pre-K - 12, Judiciary, Education Pre-K - 12 Appropriations; Now in Education Pre-K - 12
04/02/09
SENATE
On Committee agenda - Education Pre-K - 12 Committee, 04/07/09, 8:00 am, 301 S
04/07/09
SENATE
Favorable by Education Pre-K - 12 Committee; 8 Yeas, 0 Nays; Now in Judiciary
04/08/09
SENATE
On Committee agenda - Judiciary Committee, 04/15/09, 3:00 pm, 110 S
04/15/09
SENATE
Favorable with CS by Judiciary Committee; 8 Yeas, 0 Nays
04/17/09
SENATE
Committee Substitute (C3) Text Filed; Now in Education Pre-K - 12 Appropriations; On Committee agenda - Education Pre-K - 12 Appropriations Committee, 04/20/09, 1:30 pm, 309 C
04/20/09
SENATE
Favorable with CS by Education Pre-K - 12 Appropriations Committee; 5 Yeas, 0 Nays
04/21/09
SENATE
Committee Substitute (C4) Text Filed
04/22/09
SENATE
Placed on Calendar, on second reading
04/23/09
SENATE
Placed on Special Order Calendar for 04/27/09
04/27/09
SENATE
Placed on Special Order Calendar for 04/28/09
04/28/09
SENATE
Read Second Time; Amendment Adopted (167034); Ordered engrossed; Engrossed Text (E1) Filed
04/29/09
SENATE
Read Third Time; Passed (Vote: 39 Yeas / 0 Nays); In House messages
04/30/09
HOUSE 
Received; Referred to PreK-12 Appropriations
05/01/09
HOUSE 
Withdrawn from PreK-12 Appropriations; Placed on Calendar; Read Second Time; Read Third Time; Passed (Vote: 119 Yeas / 0 Nays); Senate Ordered enrolled
05/04/09
SENATE
Enrolled Text (ER) Filed
05/15/09
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Signed by Officers and presented to Governor (Governor must act by 05/30/09)
05/27/09
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Approved by Governor; Chapter No. 2009-53
S 1540
Filed on 03/03/09
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Amendment 226852
Filed on 03/04/09
Replaced by CS
Amendment 954524
Filed on 03/04/09
Replaced by CS
Amendment 905482
Filed on 03/05/09
Withdrawn
S 1540C1
Filed on 03/06/09
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Amendment 237592
Filed on 03/24/09
Replaced by CS
S 1540C2
Filed on 03/27/09
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Amendment 239568
Filed on 04/14/09
Replaced by CS
S 1540C3
Filed on 04/17/09
PDF
Amendment 673618
Filed on 04/20/09
Replaced by CS
S 1540C4
Filed on 04/21/09
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Amendment 167034
Filed on 04/27/09
Adopted on 2nd Reading
Amendment 650554
Filed on 04/27/09
Withdrawn
S 1540E1
Filed on 04/28/09
PDF
No amendments to this bill text filed.
S 1540ER
Filed on 05/04/09
PDF
No amendments to this bill text filed.
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