Bill Status of SB1953 95th General Assembly
Short Description: SCH CD-SPECIAL ED-RTI
Sen. Deanna Demuzio
| 1/13/2009||Senate||Session Sine Die|
Statutes Amended In Order of Appearance
Synopsis As Introduced
Amends the Children with Disabilities Article of the School Code. Provides that in implementing a response to intervention (RTI) process for a student suspected of having a specific learning disability or other disability that adversely impacts the academic progress of the student, a school district must comply with specified procedures prior to implementing RTI. Provides that if a student who is participating in RTI is alleged to have engaged in behavior that is in violation of a code of student conduct, the school district shall be deemed to have knowledge that the student is a student with a disability, pursuant to federal law, and shall follow the procedures set forth in federal law if the school district proposes to take disciplinary action against the student. Effective immediately.
|Date||Chamber|| Action|| 2/7/2008||Senate||Filed with Secretary by Sen. Deanna Demuzio|| 2/7/2008||Senate||First Reading|| 2/7/2008||Senate||Referred to Rules|| 2/14/2008||Senate||Assigned to Education|| 2/28/2008||Senate||Held in Education|| 3/14/2008||Senate||Rule 3-9(a) / Re-referred to Rules|| 1/13/2009||Senate||Session Sine Die|