| "AN ACT CONCERNING EARLY CHILDHOOD EDUCATION." |
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February Session, 2002
LCO No. 3844
REP. WINKLER, 41st Dist.
REP. ORANGE, 48th Dist.
After the last section, insert the following:
"Sec. 8. (NEW) (Effective July 1, 2002) The Department of Education shall establish within available appropriations a Neurofeedback pilot program for the 2002-2003 school year for forty school students twelve to fourteen years of age, inclusive. The pilot program shall operate for a period of one year in a school district of a town in the ninety-fifth percentile when all towns are ranked from high to low based on the amount of special education funding each town receives from the state. Local and regional boards of education interested in participating in the pilot program shall apply to the department at such time and in such a manner as the Commissioner of Education prescribes. The commissioner shall report, in accordance with section 11-4a of the general statutes, on the pilot program to the joint standing committees of the General Assembly having cognizance of matters relating to public health and education. "