New Memorandum Regarding Restraint and Seclusion in Schools

As you are aware, effective July 1, 2015, the Connecticut legislature passed new legislation, PA 15-141, that places significant limits on the use of restraint and seclusion in Connecticut schools.  This new legislation provides revisions to previous restraint and seclusion legislation, the implementation of which is further articulated in the current Special Education Regulations related to Restraint and Seclusion in Schools.   Attached you will find a memo from Dr. Isabelina Rodriguez, Chief, summarizing PA 15-141 and providing links to new guidance and resources.  Click below for memo.

New Legislation for Public Act 15-141