SB 239 Prohibits school districts from requiring a student to use certain radio frequency identification devices and extends authorization for teacher certification based on American Board for Certification of Teacher Exellence certification
Sponsor: Emery
LR Number: 1339S.02C Fiscal Note available
Committee: General Laws
Last Action: 5/17/2013 - S Informal Calendar S Bills for Perfection--SB 239-Emery, with SCS & SA 2 (pending) Journal Page:
Title: SCS SB 239 Calendar Position:
Effective Date: August 28, 2013

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Current Bill Summary


SCS/SB 239 - This act prohibits school districts from requiring a student to use an identification device that uses radio frequency identification technology to identify the student, transmit information regarding the student, or monitor or track the location of the student.

This section is identical to HB 806 (2013). (Section 167.168)

This act extends, from August 28, 2014, to August 28, 2020, the authorization for individuals to obtain teacher certification based on certification by the American Board for Certification of Teacher Excellence.

This section is identical to SB 455 (2013). (Section 168.021)

MICHAEL RUFF