Bill Text - SB381 (2022)

Establishing an office of the advocate for special education.

Revision: April 28, 2022, 12:55 p.m.

Rep. Umberger, Carr. 2

April 27, 2022





Amendment to SB 381-FN-A


Amend the bill by inserting after section 1 the following and renumbering the original sections 2 and 3 to read as 4 and 5, respectively:


2  Office of the Child Advocate; Reference to Education Deleted.  Amend RSA 21-V:2, II(c) to read as follows:

(c)  Ensure that children placed in the care of the state or receiving services under the supervision of an agency in any public or private facility, receive humane and dignified treatment at all times, with full respect for the child's personal dignity, right to privacy, and right to adequate and appropriate healthcare [and education] in accordance with state and federal law.

3  Office of the Child Advocate; Access to Information and Facilities; Reference to Education Deleted.  Amend RSA 21-V:4, I(a) to read as follows:

(a)  All case records, all third party records, including the healthcare [and education] records of any child receiving services from an executive agency, and all records submitted to the courts.