|AZ||Signed into law 04/2013||P-12||Restriction or Isolation As Discipline|
Amends law to begin with the 2013-14 school year to include policies for the confinement of pupils left alone in an enclosed space. Lists r...
|TN||Signed into law 04/2012||P-12||School Bus Safety|
Regulates student conduct on school buses. Permits school personnel, including school bus drivers, to use reasonable force, subject to certa...
|AR||Adopted 02/2012||P-12||School District Student Discipline and School Safety Policies|
AR ADC 005.15.17-1.00 to AR ADC 005.15.17-6.00
Sets forth guidelines to assist school districts with developing, reviewing and revising student discipline and school safety policies. Requ...
|NC||Signed into law 06/2011||P-12||Requires Involvement of Parent/Guardian Before Corporal Punishment Administered|
Provides that corporal punishment will not be administered on a student whose parent or guardian has stated in writing that corporal punishm...
|TX||Signed into law 06/2011||P-12||Student Discipline, Including Corporal Punishment|
Defines corporal punishment. Provides that if a district board of trustees adopts a policy permitting corporal punishment, a district educat...
|NC||Signed into law 06/2011||P-12||Reorganizes and Clarifies Provisions Relating to School Discipline|
Clarifies the definitions of the following terms: alternative education services; corporal punishment; educational property; explusion; fire...
|NM||Signed into law 03/2011||P-12||Corporal Punishment Ban|
Prohibits the use of corporal punishment by each local school board and each governing body of a charter school.
|NC||Signed into law 07/2010||P-12||Corporal Punishment/Students With Disabilities|
Prohibits schools from administering corporal punishment on a student with a disability whose parent or guardian has stated in writing that ...
|OH||Signed into law 07/2009||P-12||Corporal Punishment Prohibited|
H.B. 1 - Section 3319.41
From DOE summary of H.B. 1: Prohibits corporal punishment in school districts, educational service centers, community schools (charter schoo...
|OH||Signed into law 07/2009||P-12||Statewide Education Management Information System|
H.B. 1 - Section 3301.0714
Amends types of data that must be maintained in the education management information system (EMIS http://www.ode.state.oh.us/GD/Templates/Pa...
|FL||Signed into law 05/2009||P-12||Zero-Tolerance Policies/Corporal Punishment|
Relates to zero-tolerance policies and schools; requires a district school board having a policy authorizing the use of corporal punishment ...
|ND||Signed into law 04/2009||P-12||Consistent Disciplinary Policies|
Provides for consistent policies regarding corporal punishment. Prohibits a school board from expanding through policy the definition of cor...
|ND||Signed into law 03/2009||P-12||Consistent Disciplinary Policies|
Provides for consistent policies regarding corporal punishment. Prohibits a school board from expanding through policy the definition of
|IL||Adopted 03/2008||P-12||Special Education Facilities|
23 IAC 401.10, .30, .210
Emergency rule (expires 8-18-08) includes a new provision expressly prohibiting the "use of a behavioral intervention strategy relying upon ...
|NH||Signed into law 06/2001||P-12||Justification for Use of Force|
Establishes a committee to study the law on justification for the use of physical force and its implications for teachers or other persons e...
|TX||Became law without governor's signature 05/2001||P-12||Restraint and Time Out|
Requires the commissioner to adopt procedures for the use of restraint and time-out by a school district employee or volunteer or an indepen...
|WV||Signed into law 05/2001||P-12||Cannot Suspend for Truancy|
Prohibits suspension as discipline for failure to attend class; stipulates other methods of discipline may be used for the pupil which may i...
|VA||Signed into law 03/2001||P-12||Corporal Punishment|
Relates to child protective services and corporal punishment by school personnel; clarifies within the child abuse and neglect statute that ...
|VA||Signed into law 03/2000||P-12||Reasonable Force|
Provides that the offenses of a simple assault and assault and battery do not include the use of, by any teacher, principal or other person ...