An Act Requiring School Administrative Units To Adopt School Volunteer Policies
Sec. 1. 20-A MRSA §254, sub-§18 is enacted to read:
Sec. 2. 20-A MRSA §1001, sub-§20 is enacted to read:
This bill requires each school board to adopt and implement by the beginning of the 2014-2015 school year policies governing the screening and assignment of school volunteers. The policies must be consistent with model policies developed by the Commissioner of Education. The model policies must be developed no later than July 1, 2014 by the commissioner in consultation with state and local law enforcement officials, school boards and appropriate school personnel.