PRIOR PRINTER'S NO. 2421
PRINTER'S NO. 2442
THE GENERAL ASSEMBLY OF PENNSYLVANIA
INTRODUCED BY OBERLANDER, AUMENT, R. BROWN, CLYMER, GINGRICH, GROVE, LUCAS, MALONEY, MILLARD, R. MILLER, ROCK, ROZZI, SONNEY, SWANGER AND TALLMAN, OCTOBER 1, 2013
REFERRED TO COMMITTEE ON EDUCATION, OCTOBER 1, 2013
1Amending the act of March 10, 1949 (P.L.30, No.14), entitled "An
2act relating to the public school system, including certain
3provisions applicable as well to private and parochial
4schools; amending, revising, consolidating and changing the
5laws relating thereto," in interscholastic athletics
6accountability, further providing for department duties and
7providing for expiration.
13Section 1604-C. Department duties.
14(a) Duties.--The department shall establish a disclosure
15form for the submission of the required information for the
16immediately preceding school year by school entities. The
17department shall provide for the distribution of the disclosure
18form through the department's Internet website and shall provide
19technical assistance to school entities.
7(i) the total number of students by gender; and
20(ii) The total number of male team participants by
21race or ethnicity and the total number of female team
22participants by race or ethnicity as of the day of the
23first scheduled competition in the immediately preceding
24school year for each team.
25[(iii) For the initial submission under this
26article, the school year in which each existing
27interscholastic athletic team was established and, for
28teams that the school entity sponsored in the past but no
29longer sponsors, the identity of the team and the year it
30was eliminated or demoted from interscholastic
1competition. For each subsequent year, a listing of
2interscholastic athletic teams that were newly
3established, reestablished, eliminated or demoted from
4interscholastic competition during the reported school
16(A) The total amount of expenditures for travel.
23(E) Expenditures made for construction,
24renovation, expansion, maintenance, repair and rental
25of athletic facilities. For any facilities shared by
26multiple teams, expenditures per team shall be
27calculated either by dividing expenditures by the
28number of teams using the facility or percentage of
29time used by each team.
30(F) Compensation of athletic trainers per
19(d) Annual report.--No later than January 15 of each year,
20the department shall prepare and submit an annual report to the
21General Assembly regarding the compliance with the disclosure
22requirements of this article and summarizing the information
23submitted to it regarding interscholastic athletic opportunity
24for and treatment of each gender by race and ethnic group and
25other such information as the department deems relevant.
26Section 2. The act is amended by adding a section to read:
27Section 1606-C. Expiration.
28This article shall expire June 30, 2016.
29Section 3. This act shall take effect in 60 days.