Texas Education Code

Sec. § 37.2091
Registry of Persons Providing School Safety or Security Consulting Services


(a)

In this section, “school safety or security consulting services” includes any service provided to a school district, institution of higher education, district facility, or campus by a person consisting of advice, information, recommendations, data collection, or safety and security audit services relevant to school safety and security, regardless of whether the person is paid for those services.

(b)

The center shall establish a registry of persons providing school safety or security consulting services in this state.

(c)

Each person providing school safety or security consulting services in this state shall register with the center in accordance with requirements established by the center. The requirements must include provisions requiring a person registering with the center to provide information regarding:

(1)

the person’s background, education, and experience that are relevant to the person’s ability to provide knowledgeable and effective school safety or security consulting services; and

(2)

any complaints or pending litigation relating to the person’s provision of school safety or security consulting services.

(d)

The center shall verify the information provided by a person under Subsection (c) to confirm the person’s qualifications and ability to provide school safety or security consulting services before adding the person to the registry.

(e)

The center shall include information regarding the registry, including the number of persons registered and the general degree of school safety or security experience possessed by those persons, in the biennial report required by Section 37.216 (Biennial Report).
Added by Acts 2009, 81st Leg., R.S., Ch. 1280 (H.B. 1831), Sec. 6.09, eff. September 1, 2009.
Amended by:
Acts 2019, 86th Leg., R.S., Ch. 464 (S.B. 11), Sec. 16, eff. June 6, 2019.
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