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HB 1834 Guidance
The Office of Superintendent of Public Instruction (OSPI) has amended its absence rules in support of the implementation of HB 1834 (2022) - Concerning student excused absences for mental health reasons.
https://lawfilesext.leg.wa.gov/biennium/2021-22/Pdf/Bills/Session%20Laws/House/1834.SL.pdf?q=20220623135040

Preliminary guidance can be found here: https://www.k12.wa.us/sites/default/files/public/attendance/pubdocs/Mental_Health_Absences_Explainer.pdf

OSPI will publish comprehensive written guidance addressing common questions and recommended practices in August in preparation for the 2022-23 school year.

Washington State School Directors Association updated Policy & Procedure (3122) - Excused and Unexcused Absences to reflect the changes in the rule. Find more information about accessing Washington State School Directors Association model policy for your district.
https://wssda.org/policy-legal/policy-services/

Aug 23, 2022 03:00 PM in Pacific Time (US and Canada)

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