HB 410

In December 2016, HB 410, which changed Ohio’s school discipline and truancy laws, was passed with broad bipartisan support in the Ohio legislature and signed by Governor Kasich.  The changes in HB 410 begin to go into effect starting on April 6, 2017 and continue through the 2017-2018 school year.

This page will compile resources to implement HB 410 and will be updated as developments occur.  If you have any questions, please contact JJC at 614-400-5548 or info@jjohio.org.

General Information:

Summary of HB 410  [Updated – 5.23.17]

HB 410 Implementation Presentation

ODE HB 410 Fact Sheet – May 2017

ODE – HB 410 FAQ – July 2017

April 6th Implementation Documents:

Youth Fact Sheet – HB 410 In Courts

Juvenile Court Fact Sheet – HB 410 and Courts

Educational Stakeholders Fact Sheet – April 6th Provisions [Updated 5.23.17]

2017-2018 School Year Implementation Documents:

Education Stakeholders Fact Sheet – 2017-2018 School Year Implementation Fact Sheet

Youth Fact Sheet – HB 410 in Schools

Community-Based Organizations – HB 410 in Communities

Truancy Pilot Program:

Pilot Program Application – DUE BY 5PM JUNE 2ND


Cuyahoga County HB 410 Truancy Referral Checklist – Developed by the Cuyahoga County Juvenile Court: Intake & Diversion Department