Bill: HB 2037 — 2017
Reauthorizing the work group concerned with removing obstacles for higher education students with disabilities (Frame, Haler, Ryu)
Reauthorizes the work group for the purposes of continuing work.
SUBSTITUTE COMPARED TO ORIGINAL BILL:
Requires the work group to focus on addressing changing methods of delivering course content, availability of course materials in an accessible manner, and the supplemental course material provided by third parties (rather than focusing on improving overall access for students with disabilities, including addressing conditions under which accommodations were not provided such as in supplemental electronic course materials).
Hearing Date: Thursday, March 23, 2017 -- 8:00 am
WA State Legislature Link:
http://app.leg.wa.gov/billsummary?BillNumber=2037&Year=2017 (opens a new browser tab)
|Student Interest||Passed out of house of origin||2017-03-23|