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H.R. 3027: Ending Corporal Punishment in Schools Act of 2011

Summary: To end the use of corporal punishment in schools, and for other purposes. (More Info)

H.R. 3027 was introduced in the 112th Congress, which has adjourned. It has not yet been reintroduced.

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Community Alliance for the Ethical Treatment of Youth 3,444 Facebook fans 701 Twitter followers

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Bazelon Center for Mental Health Law 1,045 Facebook fans 987 Twitter followers

Summary: The Ending Corporal Punishment in Schools Act was introduced on September 22, 2011. The legislation prohibits the Secretary of Education from providing funding to any educational agency or institution that allows school personnel to inflict corporal punishment upon a student to punish or modify behavior. It also requires each state to periodically submit a plan to the Secretary that describes how the state eliminates the use of corporal punishment in schools and the communication tools it utilizes concerning parents and personnel for this purpose. Additionally, the Secretary is authorized to award grants and subgrants to improve school climate and ...

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