#NCED Legislative Update (WE 5/29)

The following education related bills have been passed and sent to Governor McCrory for signature:

HB 237  – Repeal Personal Ed Plans/Modify Trans Plans. (This means “PEPS”. This may have ramifications for policy on promotion; see WCPSS R&P promotion & intervention)
Summary text:

AN ACT TO REPEAL PERSONAL EDUCATION PLANS AND MODIFY TRANSITION PLANS

HB 113 – Protect Our Students Act.
Summary text:

AN ACT TO PROTECT NORTH CAROLINA’S STUDENTS BY INCREASING THE CRIMINAL PENALTY FOR THE COMMISSION OF CERTAIN SEX OFFENSES COMMITTED AGAINST A STUDENT BY A PERSON WHO IS SCHOOL PERSONNEL AND TO ESTABLISH A PROCEDURE FOR INSTITUTIONS OF HIGHER EDUCATION TO OBTAIN A LIST OF STUDENTS AND EMPLOYEES AT THE INSTITUTION WHO ARE REGISTERED AS SEX OFFENDER

About A.P. Dillon

A.P. Dillon is a freelance journalist and is currently writing at The North State Journal. She resides in the Triangle area of North Carolina. Find her on Twitter: @APDillon_
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