7 LONG TITLE
8 General Description:
9 This bill requires certain local education agency governing boards to establish written
10 policies regarding school bus inspections.
11 Highlighted Provisions:
12 This bill:
13 ▸ requires certain local education agency (LEA) governing boards to establish a
14 written policy that:
15 • mandates that a school bus driver inspect the entire interior of a school bus at
16 the end of every route; and
17 • establishes a specific disciplinary action or consequence for failure to perform
18 the inspection.
19 Money Appropriated in this Bill:
21 Other Special Clauses:
23 Utah Code Sections Affected:
25 53G-7-220, Utah Code Annotated 1953
27 Be it enacted by the Legislature of the state of Utah:
28 Section 1. Section 53G-7-220 is enacted to read:
29 53G-7-220. School bus inspection policy.
30 An LEA governing board that provides transportation shall establish a written policy
32 (1) requires a school bus driver to inspect the entire length of the interior of a school
33 bus at the end of every route; and
34 (2) establishes a specific disciplinary action or consequence for failure to perform the
35 inspection described in Subsection (1).