HB1551 (2018) Detail

Relative to the retention of records of individualized education programs.


CHAPTER 76

HB 1551 - FINAL VERSION

 

12Apr2018... 1509-EBA

2018 SESSION

18-2038

06/10

 

HOUSE BILL 1551

 

AN ACT relative to the retention of records of individualized education programs.

 

SPONSORS: Rep. Hill, Merr. 3

 

COMMITTEE: Education

 

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ANALYSIS

 

This bill provides a time period for the retention by local education agencies of a student's individualized education programs.

 

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Explanation: Matter added to current law appears in bold italics.

Matter removed from current law appears [in brackets and struckthrough.]

Matter which is either (a) all new or (b) repealed and reenacted appears in regular type.

12Apr2018... 1509-EBA 18-2038

06/10

 

STATE OF NEW HAMPSHIRE

 

In the Year of Our Lord Two Thousand Eighteen

 

AN ACT relative to the retention of records of individualized education programs.

 

Be it Enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives in General Court convened:

 

76:1  New Section; Special Education; Retention of Records; Individualized Education Programs.  Amend RSA 186-C by inserting after section 10 the following new section:

186-C:10-a  Retention of Individualized Education Programs.

I.  Upon a student's graduation from high school, his or her parents may request the local education agency in writing to have the student's records and final individualized education program destroyed at that time or request that the records be retained until the student's twenty-sixth birthday.  The parents may, at any time prior to the student's twenty-sixth birthday, request, in writing, that the records be retained until the student's thirtieth birthday.

II.  Absent any request by a student's parents at the time of graduation, the local education agency shall destroy a student's records and final individualized education program within a reasonable time after the student's twenty-sixth birthday, provided that all such records be destroyed by the student's thirtieth birthday.  

76:2  Effective Date.  This act shall take effect 60 days after its passage.

 

Approved: May 25, 2018

Effective Date: July 24, 2018

Links

HB1551 at GenCourtMobile

Action Dates

Date Body Type
Jan. 23, 2018 House Hearing
Jan. 25, 2018 House Exec Session
House Floor Vote
Feb. 7, 2018 House Floor Vote
March 6, 2018 Senate Hearing
April 5, 2018 Senate Floor Vote

Bill Text Revisions

HB1551 Revision: 3992 Date: May 29, 2018, 2:20 p.m.
HB1551 Revision: 3347 Date: April 18, 2018, 2:07 p.m.
HB1551 Revision: 1796 Date: Nov. 9, 2017, 9:23 a.m.

Docket

Date Status
Jan. 3, 2018 Introduced 01/03/2018 and referred to Education HJ 1 P. 14
Jan. 23, 2018 Public Hearing: 01/23/2018 11:30 AM LOB 207
Jan. 25, 2018 Executive Session: 01/25/2018 LOB 207
Committee Report: Ought to Pass (Vote 20-0; CC)
Feb. 7, 2018 Committee Report: Ought to Pass for 02/07/2018 (Vote 20-0; CC) HC 5 P. 7
Feb. 8, 2018 Ought to Pass: MA VV 02/08/2018 HJ 3 P. 5
Feb. 15, 2018 Introduced 02/15/2018 and Referred to Education; SJ 5
March 6, 2018 Hearing: 03/06/2018, Room 103, LOB, 09:15 am; SC 9
April 5, 2018 Committee Report: Ought to Pass, 04/05/2018; Vote 5-0; CC SC 15
April 5, 2018 Ought to Pass: MA, VV; OT3rdg; 04/05/2018; SJ 11
April 12, 2018 Enrolled Bill Amendment # 2018-1509e Adopted, VV, (In recess of 04/12/2018); SJ 13
April 12, 2018 Enrolled Bill Amendment # 2018-1509e: AA VV 04/12/2018 HJ 12 P. 29
April 26, 2018 Enrolled (In recess 04/26/2018); SJ 15
April 26, 2018 Enrolled 04/26/2018
May 25, 2018 Signed by Governor Sununu 05/25/2018; Chapter 76; Eff. 7/24/2018