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Senate Bill 0330

Senate Bill 0330

ARCHIVE (2007)

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DIGEST OF SB 330 (Updated April 28, 2007 10:36 am - DI 71)

Legal settlement of foster children. Provides that a student who is placed in a foster family home or the home of a relative or other caretaker that is not located in the school corporation in which the student has legal settlement may attend school in either the school corporation in which the home is located or in the school corporation in which the student has legal settlement. Provides for the payment of transfer tuition in certain cases. Defines "homeless student", for purposes of school transportation law, to include a student who is awaiting placement in a foster family home. Allows a juvenile court to: (1) determine the legal settlement of; and (2) place in a public school with an appropriate educational program; a student who is under the jurisdiction of the juvenile court. Makes corresponding changes to related sections. Provides that a school corporation may enter into an agreement with a nonprofit corporation that educates certain children who have been placed by or with the consent of the department of education to provide students with an individualized education program.
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