School boards; contractor to provide certification that employees have not been convicted of felony. (SB1346)

Introduced By

Sen. Steve Newman (R-Forest)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Local school boards; contractors. Provides that prior to awarding a contract for the provision of services that require the contractor or his employees to have direct unsupervised contact with students, the school board must require the contractor to provide certification that all employees who will have direct unsupervised contact with students have not been convicted of a felony or any offense involving the sexual molestation or physical or sexual abuse or rape of a child. Read the Bill »


03/12/2007: signed by governor


01/16/2007Presented and ordered printed 072335776
01/16/2007Referred to Committee on Education and Health
01/18/2007Impact statement from DPB (SB1346)
02/01/2007Committee substitute printed 075403776-S1
02/02/2007Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N)
02/02/2007VOTE: (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/05/2007Read second time
02/05/2007Reading of substitute waived
02/05/2007Committee substitute agreed to 075403776-S1
02/05/2007Engrossed by Senate - committee substitute SB1346S1
02/06/2007Impact statement from DPB (SB1346S1)
02/06/2007Read third time and passed Senate (40-Y 0-N)
02/06/2007VOTE: (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/06/2007Communicated to House
02/08/2007Placed on Calendar
02/08/2007Read first time
02/08/2007Referred to Committee on Education
02/15/2007Read second time
02/16/2007Read third time
02/16/2007Passed House BLOCK VOTE (100-Y 0-N)
02/22/2007Bill text as passed Senate and House (SB1346ER)
02/23/2007Impact statement from DPB (SB1346ER)
02/23/2007Signed by Speaker
02/24/2007Signed by President
03/12/2007G Approved by Governor-Chapter 245 (effective 7/1/07)
03/15/2007G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0245)