House committee substitute to the 1st edition makes the following changes.
Further amends GS 115C-301.1 to make conforming and clarifying changes to the existing language to specify that the parameters and requirements regarding duty-free instructional planning time also apply to the proposed duty-free lunch.
Changes the act's long title.
Bill Summaries: H 563 30 MIN. DUTY-FREE LUNCH FOR TEACHERS.
Bill H 563 (2019-2020)Summary date: Apr 16 2019 - View Summary
Bill H 563 (2019-2020)Summary date: Apr 3 2019 - View Summary
Amends GS 115C-301.1 to require that all full-time assigned classroom teachers employed by public schools or schools receiving State funds be provided with at least 30 minutes of duty-free lunch time on a daily basis during regular student contact hours.
Amends GS 115C-105.27 to require the school improvement plan developed by the school improvement team to include a plan to provide a minimum of 30 minutes for a duty-free lunch period on a daily basis for every teacher under GS 115C-301.1, as amended (previously required the plan to include a duty-free lunch period for every teacher on a daily basis or otherwise approved by the school improvement team). Makes technical changes.
Applies beginning with the 2019-20 school year.