Amendment 2024-1808s to HB1298 (2024)

Relative to the definition of part-time teachers.

Revision: May 7, 2024, 3:35 p.m.

Senate Education

May 7, 2024





Amendment to HB 1298-FN


Amend the bill by replacing all after the enacting clause with the following:


1  New Section; Part-Time Teacher; Defined.  Amend RSA 189 by inserting after section 39-b the following new section:

189:39-c  Part-Time Teacher; Defined.  A part-time teacher is not required to hold a state board of education credential provided that:

I.  They work less than 30 hours per week.

II.  They seek a criminal history record check clearance authorization from the department of education as outlined in RSA 189:13-a prior to receiving a final offer of employment.

III.  They are subject to the code of conduct and code of ethics.

IV.  Any person who has had an educator credential, educator license, or other educator certification revoked under RSA 189:14-c or RSA 189:14-d, or who has been rendered ineligible to be employed as an educator under another provision of law, shall not be eligible to teach under this section.

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




This bill defines "part-time teacher."