Scholastic records; personally identifiable information contained in student databases. (HB1669)

Introduced By

Del. Mark Berg (R-Winchester)

Progress

Introduced
Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law

Description

Scholastic records; personally identifiable information; student databases. Prohibits the Board of Education, the Department of Education, other state-level educational agencies, local school boards, and public schools from (i) collecting or pursuing a grant that would require the collection of certain types of student and family information; (ii) maintaining, entering into a contract with a third party for the maintenance of, or disclosing to any contractor, consultant, or other third party (a) to whom it has outsourced its services or functions or (b) that conducts studies for or on its behalf to develop, validate, or administer predictive tests or administer student-aid programs student personally identifiable information contained in scholastic records in a student database without the written consent of adult students or the parents of minor students unless the disclosing party and the third party to whom the disclosure is made fulfill several requirements such as reporting requirements; and (iii) disclosing under any circumstance, except with such written consent, student personally identifiable information contained in scholastic records in a student database to certain categories of third parties. The bill sets forth civil penalties for third party violations. Read the Bill »

Outcome

Bill Has Failed

History

DateAction
01/09/2015Committee
01/09/2015Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/14/15 15102358D
01/09/2015Referred to Committee on Education
01/28/2015Assigned Education sub: Elementary and Secondary Education
02/02/2015Subcommittee recommends laying on the table
02/10/2015Left in Education