School based health centers and student health.

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School based health centers and student health. Requires a school corporation to provide certain health services to students. Allows a school corporation to contract with a health care provider, health system, or community partner to establish a school based health center (center). Sets forth requirements to establish a center. Requires the office of the secretary of family and social services to apply to the United States Department of Health and Human Services for a state plan amendment to allow school corporations and centers to seek Medicaid reimbursement for certain covered services. Requires the Indiana department of health to develop first aid guidelines for school emergencies that include certain information. Provides that the governing body of a school corporation may not conduct a certain vision test or hearing test on a student without the prior written consent from the student's parent or guardian.


Authored by Senator Zay

Fiscal Outlook

Title Description Date View
Fiscal NoteFiscal Note #1: Senate Comm Sub2024-01-26 Click To View
Committee ReportSenate Committee Report2024-01-25 Click To View
Vote SheetVote Sheet January 24, 20242024-01-24 Click To View
Fiscal NoteFiscal Note #1: Introduced2024-01-12 Click To View


Date Chamber Action
2024-02-01SenateSenator Charbonneau added as coauthor
2024-01-29SenateSenator Randolph added as coauthor
2024-01-29SenateSenator Messmer added as coauthor
2024-01-29SenateSenator Freeman added as second author
2024-01-25SenateSenator Crider added as coauthor
2024-01-25SenateCommittee report: do pass adopted; reassigned to Committee on Appropriations
2024-01-16SenateFirst reading: referred to Committee on Insurance and Financial Institutions
2024-01-16SenateAuthored by Senator Zay