House Bill No. 5984

House Bill No. 5984

May 10, 2018, Introduced by Rep. Kesto and referred to the Committee on Education Reform.

A bill to amend 1976 PA 451, entitled

“The revised school code,”

(MCL 380.1 to 380.1852) by adding section 1264.

THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF MICHIGAN ENACT:

 

Sec. 1264. (1) Not later than August 15, 2019, and not later

than August 15 of each subsequent year, the department of health

and human services shall inspect each school building operated by a

public or nonpublic school for health and safety violations.

(2) Not later than March 1, 2019, the department of health and

human services shall promulgate rules regarding the inspection of

school buildings for health and safety violations under subsection

 

(1).

(3) Not later than 14 days after an inspection under

subsection (1), the department of health and human services shall

provide notice of any health and safety violation in a school

building operated by a public or nonpublic school to the governing

body of the school. A notice under this subsection must include any

modifications or remedial measures required or recommended by the

department of health and human services.

 

(4) Not later than 14 days after receiving a notice under

subsection (3), the governing body that received the notice shall

submit proof of any remedial measures taken to correct the

violations described in the notice to the department of health and

human services, in a form and manner prescribed by the department

of health and human services.

 

(5) As used in this section, “school building” means either of

the following:

(a) A building used primarily to provide instruction to

pupils.

(b) A recreational or athletic structure or field intended to

be used by pupils.

Enacting section 1. This amendatory act takes effect 90 days

after the date it is enacted into law.