Citations Affected: IC 20-1-1.4-2.
Synopsis: Professional standards board. Provides that the professional
standards board is a part of the department of education, instead of a
separate body. Allows the state board of education to review and
amend actions taken by the professional standards board.
Effective: July 1, 2003.
January 8, 2002, read first time and referred to Committee on Education.
A BILL FOR AN ACT to amend the Indiana Code concerning
IS AMENDED TO READ AS
FOLLOWS [EFFECTIVE JULY 1, 2003]: Sec. 2. (a) The professional
standards board is established within the department to govern
teacher training and licensing programs.
Notwithstanding any other
(b) Except as provided in subsection (c), the board and the board's staff have the sole authority and responsibility for making recommendations concerning and otherwise governing teacher training and teacher licensing matters.
(c) The Indiana state board of education may review and amend the actions taken by the board and the board's staff.