NY GOVERNOR SIGNS AB 5842

NEW YORK Gov. Andrew Cuomo (D) signs AB 5842, a bill that adds bus drivers to the list of mandated reporters of abuse in private schools (ALBANY TIMES-UNION, NEW YORK GOVERNOR’S OFFICE).

IL GOVERNOR SIGNS HB 246

ILLINOIS Gov. J.B. Pritzker (D) signs HB 246, which will require textbooks used in public schools to include the roles and contributions of people covered under the state’s Human Rights Act. The law takes effect on July 1, 2020 (LEXISNEXIS STATE NET).