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Statutes Last Updated July 23, 2012
.151 Criminal background check on certified employees and student teachers in private, parochial, and church schools -- New criminal checks permitted every five years -- Fingerprinting -- Disclosure -- Contractors, volunteers, and visitors subject to check -- Employment of offenders by nonpublic schools.
.345 Definitions -- Required adoption of school councils for school-based decision making -- Composition -- Responsibilities -- Professional development -- Exemption -- Formula for allocation of school district funds -- Intentionally engaging in conduct detrimental to school-based decision making by board member, superintendent, district employee, or school council member -- Complaint procedure -- Disciplinary action -- Rescission of right to establish and powers of council -- Wellness policy.
.346 "Persistently low-achieving school" and "school intervention" defined -- Identification of school council needing improvement -- School district assistance plan -- Audit team to review and report on persistently low-achieving schools -- Transfer of council's powers, duties, and authority to superintendent or commissioner -- Restoration of council's authority -- Intervention options.
.380 School employees -- Restrictions on appointment of relatives, violent offenders, and persons convicted of sex crimes -- Restriction on assignment to alternative education program as disciplinary action -- National and state criminal history background checks on applicants, new hires, and school-based decision-making council parent members -- Application and renewal forms -- Employees charged with felony offenses.