Bill Status of HB4380 95th General Assembly
Short Description: EDUCATION-TECH
Rep. David E. Miller - Thomas Holbrook
| 1/13/2009||House||Session Sine Die|
Statutes Amended In Order of Appearance
Synopsis As Introduced
Amends the Board of Higher Education Act. Makes a technical change in a Section concerning making rules and regulations.
House Committee Amendment No. 1
Deletes everything after the enacting clause. Amends the Board of Higher Education Act. Requires the Board to require public institutions of higher education that have student residential computer networks to (1) adopt and reasonably implement a policy defining computer and network usage and ethics that applies to students, staff, and faculty; that clearly describes and prohibits the infringement of copyrighted works over the institution's computer and network resources; that details the penalties for infringement provided under both State and federal law; and that is visibly posted in the institution's computer labs and when users sign on to the network and (2) if the institution receives 10 or more legally valid notices of infringement within the preceding year, undertake reasonable efforts to install and implement a technology-based deterrent system to attempt to prevent the infringement of copyrighted works over the institution's computer and network resources. Provides for a report to the Board specifying certain information. Effective immediately.
|Date||Chamber|| Action|| 1/10/2008||House||Filed with the Clerk by Rep. David E. Miller|| 1/11/2008||House||First Reading|| 1/11/2008||House||Referred to Rules Committee|| 3/24/2008||House||Final Action Deadline Extended-9(b) April 18, 2008|| 3/24/2008||House||Assigned to Higher Education Committee|| 4/1/2008||House||House Committee Amendment No. 1 Filed with Clerk by Higher Education Committee|| 4/1/2008||House||House Committee Amendment No. 1 Adopted in Higher Education Committee; by Voice Vote|| 4/1/2008||House||Do Pass as Amended / Short Debate Higher Education Committee; 013-000-000|| 4/1/2008||House||Placed on Calendar 2nd Reading - Short Debate|| 4/15/2008||House||Added Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Thomas Holbrook|| 4/15/2008||House||Second Reading - Short Debate|| 4/15/2008||House||Placed on Calendar Order of 3rd Reading - Short Debate|| 4/18/2008||House||Final Action Deadline Extended-9(b) May 9, 2008|| 5/9/2008||House||Final Action Deadline Extended-9(b) May 23, 2008|| 5/23/2008||House||Final Action Deadline Extended-9(b) May 31, 2008|| 5/31/2008||House||Rule 19(a) / Re-referred to Rules Committee|| 1/13/2009||House||Session Sine Die|