HB 1357-1_ Filed 04/08/2013, 10:25 Leising



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

SOURCE: Page 2, line 12; (13)MO135710.2. -->     Page 2, line 12, delete "not".
    Page 2, line 12, after "hold" insert " either".
    Page 2, line 13, delete "." and insert " or a temporary superintendent's license under IC 20-28-8-5.5.".
    Page 5, line 39, delete "not".
    Page 5, line 39, after "hold" insert " either".
    Page 5, line 39, delete "IC 20-28-5)," and insert " IC 20-28-5 or a temporary superintendent's license under IC 20-28-8-5.5),".
    Page 9, between lines 15 and 16, begin a new paragraph and insert:
SOURCE: IC 20-28-8-5.5; (13)MO135710.6. -->     "SECTION 6. IC 20-28-8-5.5 IS ADDED TO THE INDIANA CODE AS A NEW SECTION TO READ AS FOLLOWS [EFFECTIVE JULY 1, 2013]: Sec. 5.5. (a) This section applies whenever a governing body wishes to employ as a superintendent an individual who does not hold a license under IC 20-28-5.
    (b) An individual described in subsection (a) shall be granted a temporary superintendent's license if the following requirements are met:
        (1) The governing body submits a written request to the state superintendent for a temporary superintendent's license on behalf of the individual. The written request must include the following:
            (A) A description of the content area for the license of "district level administrator: superintendent".
            (B) Documentation of the individual's applicable knowledge or experience.
            (C) Documentation that the individual has obtained a master's degree or higher degree from an accredited postsecondary educational institution.
        (2) The temporary superintendent's license approval committee established by subsection (c) approves the written

request by a majority vote.
    (c) The temporary superintendent's license approval committee is established. The committee consists of five (5) members, including the state superintendent. The state superintendent shall appoint the remaining four (4) members, including the following:
        (1) A member who is a building level administrator.
        (2) A member who is a school corporation superintendent.
        (3) Two (2) additional members.
    (d) The holder of a temporary superintendent's license is eligible to serve as a superintendent in the prekindergarten through grade 12 school setting within the governing body's jurisdiction.
    (e) A temporary superintendent's license is valid until the termination or expiration of the holder's contract with the governing body.
    (f) An individual or governing body is not limited to one (1) temporary superintendent's license.
    Renumber all SECTIONS consecutively.
    (Reference is to EHB 1357 as printed April 5, 2017.)



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