After School: Current Legislation

HB 0161 Relating to Volunteers for Organized Youth Sports and Recreation Programs Jones (S)
Volunteers for Organized Youth Sports and Recreation Programs: Expands provisions relating to athletic coaches for independent sanctioning authorities to require youth sports or recreation authorities to conduct specified background screening of all volunteers with any youth athletic team or organized youth recreational program using publicly owned facilities; provides that duty may not be delegated; requires that specified documentation be maintained for specified period by such authorities; requires authorities to provide copies of such documentation to certain governmental entities; requires governmental entities to retain documentation for specified period. Effective Date: July 1, 2013
1/14/2013 HOUSE Filed
1/23/2013 HOUSE Referred to Criminal Justice Subcommittee; Justice Appropriations Subcommittee; Judiciary Committee
1/23/2013 HOUSE Now in Criminal Justice Subcommittee
HB 0451 Relating to Education Funding Danish
Education Funding: Requires school district to use funding for supplemental academic instruction to provide summer school programs for certain students in K-12. Effective Date: July 1, 2013
1/22/2013 HOUSE Filed
1/30/2013 HOUSE Referred to Education Appropriations Subcommittee; K-12 Subcommittee; Appropriations Committee
1/30/2013 HOUSE Now in Education Appropriations Subcommittee
HB 0591 Relating to Regulation of Summer Camps Pafford
Regulation of Summer Camps: Provides that DCF license requirements apply to summer day camps & summer 24-hour camps; prohibits governmental agency from regulating the religious curriculum of a summer day camp or summer 24-hour camp; provides procedure for application for license to operate summer day camp or summer 24-hour camp; provides screening requirements for camp personnel. Effective Date: July 1, 2013
2/4/2013 HOUSE Filed
2/12/2013 HOUSE Referred to Healthy Families Subcommittee; Health Care Appropriations Subcommittee; Health & Human Services Committee
2/12/2013 HOUSE Now in Healthy Families Subcommittee
SB 0630 Relating to Regulation of Summer Camps Clemens
Regulation of Summer Camps; Providing that Department of Children and Families license requirements apply to summer day camps and summer 24-hour camps; providing legislative intent for children in the state who attend summer day camps or summer 24-hour camps; requiring summer day camps and summer 24-hour camps to register with the department; providing registration and screening requirements for summer camp personal; authorizing the department to institute disciplinary proceedings; providing for termination of the operation of a summer day camp or summer 24-hour camp, etc. Effective Date: July 1, 2013
3/13/2013 SENATE Committee Substitute Text (C1) Filed
3/14/2013 SENATE Reference to Appropriations added; Remaining references Appropriations, Rules
3/14/2013 SENATE Now in Appropriations
SB 1038 Relating to Volunteers for Organized Youth Sports and Recreation Programs Ring
Volunteers for Organized Youth Sports and Recreation Programs; Defining the terms “volunteer” and “youth sports or recreation authority”; expanding provisions relating to athletic coaches for independent sanctioning authorities to require youth sports or recreation authorities to conduct specified background screening of all volunteers with any youth athletic team or organized youth recreational program using publicly owned facilities; requiring that specified documentation be maintained for a specified period by such authorities, etc. Effective Date: July 1, 2013
2/20/2013 SENATE Filed
2/25/2013 SENATE Referred to Community Affairs; Criminal Justice; Rules