House Bill #5552 (2019)
AN ACT RELATING TO EDUCATION -- HEALTH AND SAFETY OF PUPILS
Prohibits the use of seclusion in schools except to prevent immediate injury to the pupil or others.
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2019-02-27: Introduced, referred to House H.E.W.
2019-03-29: Scheduled for hearing and/or consideration (04/03/2019)
2019-03-29: Scheduled for hearing and/or consideration
2019-04-02: Committee postponed at request of sponsor (04/03/2019)
2019-04-05: Scheduled for hearing and/or consideration (04/10/2019)
2019-04-10: Committee recommended measure be held for further study
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