Status Summary

Passed out of the House. Passed out of the Senate Early Learning & K-12 Education Committee. Had a public hearing in Ways & Means on Mar 30, but was not scheduled for executive session before the opposite house fiscal committee cutoff.

Legislative Session

2017

Status

Failed

Sponsor

Ortiz-Self

HB 1377 addresses the role of a school counselor, a social worker, and a psychologist in promoting student achievement and creating a safe learning environment. It requires first-class school districts to provide at least one hour of professional collaboration for school counselors, social workers, and psychologists that focuses on recognizing signs of emotional or behavioral distress in students. It also creates the professiona