House Bill 409 | The Ohio Legislature

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Short Title

Regards attendance at computer-based community schools 
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Long Title To amend section 3314.03 and to enact section 3314.261 of the Revised Code regarding student attendance at internet- or computer-based community schools that are not dropout prevention and recovery schools, to provide public and chartered nonpublic schools discretion regarding educational requirements of substitute teachers for the 2020-2021 school year, to exempt schools from retaining students under the Third Grade Reading Guarantee for the 2020-2021 school year, to permit the Superintendent of Public Instruction to adjust various deadlines, to prohibit the Department of Education from issuing state report card ratings for the 2020-2021 school year, to establish a safe harbor from penalties and sanctions based on the absence of state report card ratings and community school sponsor ratings for the 2020-2021 school year, and to declare an emergency.


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Effective Date

January 7, 2021
Certain provisions effective April 12, 2021


Senate Education Committee
House Primary and Secondary Education Committee

Primary Sponsors

J. Kyle Koehler


Sara Carruthers
Robert R. Cupp
Tavia Galonski
Haraz N. Ghanbari
Timothy Ginter
Don Jones
John Patterson
Gary Scherer
Nickie Antonio
Louis W. Blessing, III
Andrew O. Brenner
Bill Coley
Hearcel Craig
Teresa Fedor
Theresa Gavarone
Bob D. Hackett
Jay Hottinger
Stephanie Kunze
Peggy Lehner
Nathan H. Manning
Sean O'Brien
Kirk Schuring
Vernon Sykes
Steve Wilson
Kenny Yuko
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