SB 292-1_ Filed 02/19/2002, 07:21 Thompson
PREVAILED Roll Call No. _______
FAILED Ayes _______
WITHDRAWN Noes _______
RULED OUT OF ORDER
HOUSE MOTION ____
I move that Engrossed Senate Bill 292 be amended to read as follows:
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IS ADDED TO THE INDIANA
CODE AS A NEW
SECTION TO READ AS FOLLOWS
[EFFECTIVE JULY 1, 2002]: Sec. 2.5. (a) For school corporations
where teachers' salaries, compensation, and other benefits are
determined under a contract reached through collective bargaining
under IC 20-7.5, this section applies to teachers' salaries,
compensation, and other benefits under collective bargaining
contracts that are executed and take effect after June 30, 2002.
(b) As used in this section, "approved academic credit" refers
to academic credit in courses approved by the board.
(c) For purposes of determining teachers' salaries,
compensation, and other benefits, the following apply:
(1) A school corporation shall count in the number of credit
hours attributable to an individual teacher all hours of
approved academic credit that the teacher earns beyond an
(2) A school corporation may elect to count in the number of
credit hours attributable to an individual teacher any credit
hours that the teacher earns beyond an undergraduate degree
that are not approved academic credit.
(3) A school corporation shall recognize as equivalent:
(A) a teacher who earns a master's degree; and
(B) a teacher who earns an amount of approved academic
(i) is determined through collective bargaining under
IC 20-7.5; and
(ii) does not exceed thirty-six (36) hours.
(d) Compensation for continuing education or professional
development activities that are required in order to obtain or
retain a teaching license shall be determined in accordance with
IC 20-7.5. This section does not limit the rights of the school
employer or the exclusive representative to mutually establish
under IC 20-7.5 compensation for continuing education or
professional development activities that are in addition to
requirements to obtain or retain a teaching license.
Renumber all SECTIONS consecutively.
(Reference is to ESB 292 as printed February 15, 2002.)
MO029202/DI 71 2002