2012 Regular Session


File Code: Family Law Crossfiled with: HOUSE BILL 1256
Sponsored By:
Senators Raskin, Benson, Brochin, Conway, Dyson, Forehand, Frosh, Gladden, Jacobs, Montgomery, Muse, Peters, Ramirez, Reilly, Rosapepe, and Stone
Child Sexual Abuse Reporting - Training of School Employees


Requiring the State Board of Education to develop a model program by December 1, 2012, for training professional school employees on the prevention, identification, and reporting of child sexual abuse; requiring that the model program include specified information; authorizing the model program to include a specified sexual abuse prevention curriculum; requiring county boards of education and specified nonpublic schools to develop a mandatory training program for all professional school employees by a specified date; etc.

History by Legislative and Calendar Date

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Senate Action
First Reading Education Health and Environmental Affairs & Judicial Proceedings
Hearing 3/1 at 1:00 p.m. (Education Health and Environmental Affairs)
House Action
No Action

Sponsored by:

Senator Jamie Raskin, District 20
Senator Joanne C. Benson, District 24
Senator James Brochin, District 42
Senator Joan Carter Conway, District 43
Senator Roy P. Dyson, District 29
Senator Jennie M. Forehand, District 17
Senator Brian E. Frosh, District 16
Senator Lisa A. Gladden, District 41
Senator Nancy Jacobs, District 34
Senator Karen S. Montgomery, District 14
Senator C. Anthony Muse, District 26
Senator Douglas J. J. Peters, District 23
Senator Victor R. Ramirez, District 47
Senator Edward R. Reilly, District 33
Senator Jim Rosapepe, District 21
Senator Norman R. Stone, Jr., District 6

Bill indexed under the following Subjects:

Child Abuse and Neglect
Counselors -see also- Social Workers
Education, Boards of
Education -see also- Driver Ed; Higher Ed; Special Ed; etc
Education, State Board of
Electronic Government
Job Training
Minors -see also- Age of Majority; Youth
Private Schools
Publications -see also- Maryland Register
Public Schools
Sexual Offenses
Volunteers -see also- Maryland Service Corps

Bill affects the following Statutes:

( 7-434 )
Family Law
( 5-704 )


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Bill Text: First Reading, Third Reading, Enrolled
Fiscal and Policy Note: Available
Amendments: None offered