SB 858 (2021) -  Corporal Punishment in Public Schools

by Taddeo
Citing this act as the “Sofia Taddeo-Goldstein Act”; specifying that only school principals, and not teachers, may administer corporal punishment to public school students; requiring school principals to notify students’ parents in writing and receive written consent before administering corporal punishment; authorizing teachers and other instructional personnel to request that principals administer corporal punishment; prohibiting principals from administering corporal punishment unless they have taken specified actions, etc.
Effective Date: 07/01/2021
Last Event: 04/30/21 S Died in Education on Friday, April 30, 2021 2:40 PM

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Bill History

Event Time Member Committee Ver.
Event: S Died in Education Time: 04/30/2021 - 2:40 PM Member: Committee: Education Version: __
Event: S Introduced -SJ 99 Time: 03/02/2021 - 11:09 AM Member: Committee: Version: __
Event: S Referred to Education; Judiciary; Rules -SJ 99 Time: 02/04/2021 - 12:22 PM Member: Committee: Education Version: __
Event: S Filed Time: 01/27/2021 - 1:41 PM Member: Committee: Version: __