AN ACT AUTHORIZING LOCAL BOARDS OF EDUCATION TO MAKE OUTDOOR SCHOOL PROPERTY AVAILABLE TO THE PUBLIC FOR RECREATIONAL PURPOSES AND TO MAKE OTHER CONFORMING CHANGES. Enacted June 11, 2015. Effective June 11, 2015.
Summary date: Jun 15 2015 - View summary
Summary date: Apr 1 2015 - View summary
Senate committee substitute makes the following changes to the 1st edition.
Changes the long title.
Amends GS 115C-524(c) making a clarifying change.
Amends GS 115C-525(d) concerning the use of outdoor school property for recreational purposes by the public, adding language that provides that such use is subject to any terms and conditions each local board of education deems appropriate and clarifies that such use is only allowed when the property is not being used for school purposes. Makes organizational changes and provides language that no liability can attach to an individual board member for any personal injury suffered through such use of the school property.
Summary date: Mar 17 2015 - View summary
Amends GS 115C-524 as the title indicates. Provides that the use of outdoor school property must be consistent with the proper preservation and care of the outdoor school property and provides that the school board incurs no liability, individually or collectively, for personal injury suffered as a result of use of the school property under agreement with a local school board.