SB 191-1_ Filed 02/19/2004, 11:23

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Adopted Rejected







    Your Committee on       Education     , to which was referred       Senate Bill 191     , has had the same under consideration and begs leave to report the same back to the House with the recommendation that said bill be amended as follows:

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SOURCE: IC 20-8.1-15-11; (04)AM019102.2. -->     "SECTION 2. IC 20-8.1-15-11, IS ADDED TO THE INDIANA CODE AS A NEW SECTION TO READ AS FOLLOWS [EFFECTIVE JULY 1, 2004]: Sec. 11. If a student has left the school, the student is not included in clauses (A) through (I) of STEP FIVE of the formula established in section 10 of this chapter, and the location of the student is unknown to the school, the principal shall send a certified letter to the last known address of the student, inquiring about the student's whereabouts and status. If the certified letter fails to locate the student or if no response is received, the principal may submit the student's information,

including last known address, parent or guardian name, student testing number, and other pertinent data, to the state attendance officer. The state attendance officer, using all available state data and any other means available, shall attempt to locate the student and report the student's location and school enrollment status to the principal so that the principal can appropriately send student records to the new school or otherwise document the student's status.".
    (Reference is to SB 191 as reprinted January 16, 2004.)

and when so amended that said bill do pass.


Representative Porter

AM019102/DI 109    2004