SB 384-10_ Filed 02/29/2012, 07:28 Porter


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HOUSE MOTION ____

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MR. SPEAKER:

    I move that Engrossed Senate Bill 384 be amended to read as follows:

SOURCE: Page 3, line 9; (12)MO038409.3. -->     Page 3, between lines 9 and 10, begin a new paragraph and insert:
SOURCE: IC 20-19-3-11; (12)MO038409.2. -->     "SECTION 2. IC 20-19-3-11 IS ADDED TO THE INDIANA CODE AS A NEW SECTION TO READ AS FOLLOWS [EFFECTIVE JULY 1, 2012]: Sec. 11. The department shall make reduction of absenteeism in schools a policy priority and direct school corporations and schools to:
        (1) identify contributing factors of absenteeism; and
        (2) develop chronic absence reduction plans.

SOURCE: IC 20-19-4-7; (12)MO038409.3. -->     SECTION 3. IC 20-19-4-7, AS ADDED BY P.L.1-2005, SECTION 3, IS AMENDED TO READ AS FOLLOWS [EFFECTIVE JULY 1, 2012]: Sec. 7. (a) The roundtable shall study and provide recommendations on subjects related to education, including early childhood education, to the following:
        (1) The governor.
        (2) The state superintendent.
        (3) The general assembly.
        (4) The state board.
    (b) The recommendations to the general assembly must be in an electronic format under IC 5-14-6.
SOURCE: IC 20-20-28-4; (12)MO038409.4. -->     SECTION 4. IC 20-20-28-4, AS ADDED BY P.L.1-2005, SECTION 4, IS AMENDED TO READ AS FOLLOWS [EFFECTIVE JULY 1, 2012]: Sec. 4. (a) The department shall establish pilot programs targeting at risk students in the following areas:
        (1) Early childhood parental information programs.
        (2) Latch key programs.
        (3) Preschool programs.
    (b) In establishing the pilot programs under this chapter, the department shall focus on implementing programs that :
        (1) mirror proven early education programs; and
        (2)
enable the local school corporation and appropriate community agencies to cooperate with each other.
    (c) The department shall address the following in establishing the programs:
        (1) Screening for physical health problems that can inhibit school success.
        (2) Screening for learning disabilities.
        (3) Parental orientation and participation.
    (d) In addition, the department shall employ an early childhood specialist and support staff personnel to identify and determine ways to coordinate the educational programs offered by local youth serving organizations.".
SOURCE: Page 4, line 1; (12)MO038409.4. -->     Page 4, between lines 1 and 2, begin a new paragraph and insert:
SOURCE: IC 20-26-5-34; (12)MO038409.6. -->     "SECTION 6. IC 20-26-5-34 IS ADDED TO THE INDIANA CODE AS A NEW SECTION TO READ AS FOLLOWS [EFFECTIVE JULY 1, 2012]: Sec. 34. School corporations shall share data on schools with a high number of chronic student absences with the department and with the office of the secretary of family and social services to:
        (1) target allocation of resources; and
        (2) identify or develop model programs to improve school attendance.

SOURCE: IC 20-26-5-35; (12)MO038409.7. -->     SECTION 7. IC 20-26-5-35 IS ADDED TO THE INDIANA CODE AS A NEW SECTION TO READ AS FOLLOWS [EFFECTIVE JULY 1, 2012]: Sec. 35. The governing body of a school corporation may contract with a private or public entity to provide professional development activities to help teachers and administrators understand the factors contributing to chronic absences from school and how to address those factors.".
SOURCE: Page 14, line 3; (12)MO038409.14. -->     Page 14, between lines 3 and 4, begin a new paragraph and insert:
SOURCE: IC 20-34-3-21; (12)MO038409.27. -->     "SECTION 27. IC 20-34-3-21 IS ADDED TO THE INDIANA CODE AS A NEW SECTION TO READ AS FOLLOWS [EFFECTIVE JULY 1, 2012]: Sec. 21. The governing body of a school corporation may contract with a nonprofit organization to
provide preventive and primary health care services in school based clinics to students enrolled in schools within the school corporation.
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    Renumber all SECTIONS consecutively.
    (Reference is to ESB 384 as printed February 24, 2012.)

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Representative Porter


MO038409/DI 71     2012