Maryland - Acceptable Internet Use Policies: Policy or Plan Requirements

Area: 
Policy Or Plan Requirements
Policy Type: 
Statute
Summary: 

Topic is not addressed in state laws or limited in scope (e.g., sexting only).

2017 Maryland Code Education 7-443. Health and safety best practices for the use of digital devices in school classrooms.

[Coding note: State law addressing health and safety best practices for use of digital devices was enacted in 2018; state law does not contribute to coding.]

(a)  Development. -- On or before June 1, 2019, the Department, in consultation with the Maryland Department of Health, shall develop health and safety best practices for the use of digital devices in school classrooms.
(b)  Consideration and adoption. -- On or before July 1, 2019, the Department shall provide the best practices to each county board and nonpublic school for consideration and adoption.

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