HB 249: "An Act relating to counseling in public schools."
00HOUSE BILL NO. 249 01 "An Act relating to counseling in public schools." 02 BE IT ENACTED BY THE LEGISLATURE OF THE STATE OF ALASKA: 03 * Section 1. AS 14.30 is amended by adding a new section to read: 04 Article 10. Public School Counseling. 05 Sec. 14.30.740. Public school counseling. (a) A counseling program 06 established by a district for public school students must include 07 (1) the written objectives of the school counseling program; 08 (2) a method to monitor and review the effects of counseling services 09 on students; 10 (3) a method for parents or legal guardians to participate in continuing 11 counseling services; 12 (4) procedures for maintaining confidentiality; and 13 (5) procedures to provide counseling services without the permission 14 of a parent or legal guardian if obtaining permission of a parent or legal guardian
01 poses a threat to the health or safety of the student. 02 (b) In this section, "district" has the meaning given in AS 14.17.990.