HB 1357-6_ Filed 02/04/2013, 11:18 Austin

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    I move that House Bill 1357 be amended to read as follows:

SOURCE: Page 10, line 33; (13)MO135701.10. -->     Page 10, between lines 33 and 34, begin a new paragraph and insert:
SOURCE: IC 20-28-8-8.5; (13)MO135701.9. -->     "SECTION 9. IC 20-28-8-8.5 IS ADDED TO THE INDIANA CODE AS A NEW SECTION TO READ AS FOLLOWS [EFFECTIVE UPON PASSAGE]: Sec. 8.5. (a) This section applies to an applicant for the position of superintendent who does not hold a license under IC 20-28-5.
    (b) A governing body may not enter into a contract with an applicant under section 6 of this chapter
unless the applicant has:
        (1) a baccalaureate degree from an accredited college or university; and
        (2) passed a superintendent competency exam administered by the department.
    (c) Before July 1, 2013, the department shall develop and maintain a superintendent competency exam. The exam must include subject matter relating to:
        (1) school safety;
        (2) school administration;
        (3) staff development;
        (4) curriculum development;
        (5) school improvement;
        (6) school law; and
        (7) any other subject matter relevant to the administration of a school corporation.

     (d) The department shall administer the exam at least one (1)

time each year.".

SOURCE: Page 11, line 2; (13)MO135701.11. -->     Page 11, after line 2, begin a new paragraph and insert:
SOURCE: ; (13)MO135701.11. -->     "SECTION 11. An emergency is declared for this act.".
    Renumber all SECTIONS consecutively.
    (Reference is to HB 1357 as printed February 1, 2013.)


Representative Austin

MO135701/DI 116     2013