School buses.

Authors: Senator Earline Rogers, Senator Thomas Wyss

Co-authors: Senator Jean Breaux, Senator Lonnie Randolph

Sponsors: Representative Edmond Soliday

Co-Sponsors: Representative Vernon Smith


Provides that the state school bus committee shall adopt rules to require that each new school bus operated by or on behalf of a school corporation bear the name of the school district on the back of the school bus. Provides that an individual who is or intends to become a school bus driver must obtain a physical examination certificate from an individual who is registered in the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration's National Registry of Certified Medical Examiners. Provides that a school corporation shall determine how a certified medical examiner who is to conduct the physical examination is chosen and who must pay for the physical examination.