March 23, 2001





ENGROSSED

HOUSE BILL No. 1417

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DIGEST OF HB 1417 (Updated March 22, 2001 9:01 AM - DI 71)



Citations Affected: IC 20-1.

Synopsis: Parents as teachers programs. Specifies that parents as teachers programs are included among the parent information programs eligible to receive step ahead early childhood grant funds.

Effective: July 1, 2001.





Ayres, Klinker, Budak
(SENATE SPONSORS _ SERVER, ALEXA, ANTICH)




    January 11, 2001, read first time and referred to Committee on Education.
    February 26, 2001, reported _ Do Pass.
    March 5, 2001, read second time, ordered engrossed. Engrossed.
    March 6, 2001, read third time, passed. Yeas 94, nays 0.

SENATE ACTION

    March 13, 2001, read first time and referred to Committee on Education.
    March 22, 2001, reported favorably _ Do Pass.







March 23, 2001

First Regular Session 112th General Assembly (2001)


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ENGROSSED

HOUSE BILL No. 1417



    A BILL FOR AN ACT to amend the Indiana Code concerning education.

Be it enacted by the General Assembly of the State of Indiana:

SOURCE: IC 20-1-1.8-4; (01)EH1417.1.1. -->     SECTION 1. IC 20-1-1.8-4 IS AMENDED TO READ AS FOLLOWS [EFFECTIVE JULY 1, 2001]: Sec. 4. As used in this chapter, "eligible program" means a federal, state, local, or private program or service aimed at serving, assisting, or otherwise benefiting a child as approved by the governor and the panel under guidelines developed under section 17 of this chapter. The term includes the following programs or services:
        (1) Child care.
        (2) Preschool, including special education preschool.
        (3) Parent information, including parents as teachers.
        (4) School age child care (commonly referred to as latch key) as described in IC 12-17-12-5 and IC 20-5-2-1.2 (c), including latch key services for kindergarten pupils.
        (5) Early identification and early intervention.
        (6) Maternal and child nutrition.
        (7) Health and screening.