|TN||Signed into law 05/2013||P-12||Suspension & Expulsion|
Requires suspension of any student who commits or threatens violence against school personnel or assaults a principal, teacher, school bus d...
|TN||Signed into law 05/2013||P-12||Zero Tolerance Policies|
Requires a local board of education to add to its zero tolerance policy the transmission by an electronic device of a credible threat to cau...
|TN||Signed into law 04/2013||P-12||Student Discipline|
Extends mandatory suspensions to students initiating violence on school property or at a school activity, including travel to and from schoo...
|AR||Signed into law 04/2013||P-12||School Discipline|
Requires public schools to record when a student's absence is the result of an out of school suspension. Details reporting requirements, def...
|WY||Signed into law 03/2013||P-12||Disclosure of Info from Juvenile Court to School|
Provides for the disclosure of information of the misconduct of a minor (from juvenile court) to the administrative employee or trustee of a...
|CA||Signed into law 09/2012||P-12||Foster Children (Including Pupils with Disabilities), and Disciplinary Issues|
From bill summary: Requires each local education agency (LEA)'s educational liaison for foster children, if so designated by the LEA superin...
|CA||Vetoed 09/2012||P-12||Reducing Student Suspensions|
From bill summary: Existing law states that a school should consider implementing a supervised suspension program or an alternative to the s...
|CA||Signed into law 09/2012||Community College||Governing Board Discretion to Enroll or Deny Enrollment to Previously Expelled Community College Student|
From bill summary: Authorizes the governing board of a community college district to either deny enrollment, permit enrollment, or permit co...
|CA||Signed into law 09/2012||P-12||Alternatives to Suspension, Expulsion; Other Means of Correction|
From bill summary: Authorizes a superintendent or principal to use alternatives to suspension or expulsion that are age appropriate and desi...
|CA||Vetoed 09/2012||P-12||Grounds for Suspension and Expulsion|
From bill summary: Provides that, if the district superintendent or principal determines that a pupil has disrupted school activities or oth...
|CA||Signed into law 09/2012||P-12||Suspensions and Expulsions|
From bill summary: Deletes provision that made it an infraction for a principal or superintendent to willfully not notify appropriate city o...
|LA||Adopted 09/2012||P-12||Student Expulsion Hearings for Recovery School District Schools|
From Louisiana Register: Currently, the Recovery School District (RSD) Student Hearing Office conducts all student expulsion hearings for RS...
|MA||Signed into law 08/2012||P-12||Student Access to Educational Services and Exclusion from School|
Requires districts to continue to provide educational services to students who have been suspended or expelled. Requires principals to ensur...
|IL||Adopted 05/2012||P-12||School Success Task Force Extended|
Extends the School Success Task Force established during the 96th General Assembly and adds a member to the Task Force representing City of ...
|CO||Signed into law 05/2012||P-12||Safe School Provisions|
H.B. 1345 (sec. 22+)
Includes, among other provisions, safe school components. Requires local boards to adopt a mission statement that includes making safety for...
|CO||Signed into law 05/2012||P-12||Grounds for Suspension, Expulsion or Denial of Admission for "Habitually Disruptive"|
H.B. 1345 - Suspension/Expulsion Details
Amends reasons for expelling an habitually disruptive student to include committing one of the following offenses on school grounds, in a sc...
|TN||Signed into law 04/2012||P-12||School Safety--Student Removal|
Charges each local board of education with adopting a policy regarding a teacher's ability to relocate a student for that student's safety o...
|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...
|WI||Signed into law 04/2012||P-12||Use of Law enforcement or Juvenile Court Records for Discipline|
Prohibits use of law enforcement or juvenile court records to expel or suspend a pupil or as the sole basis for taking any other disciplinar...
|WI||Signed into law 12/2011||P-12||Charter Contracts May Include Grounds for Expulsion|
S.B. 95 - Section 9 - 118.40 (2r) (b)
This new section of law allows a charter or contract to include grounds for expelling a pupil from the charter school. If such grounds are i...
|IL||Signed into law 08/2011||P-12||Transfer of Suspended or Expelled Students to Alternative Education|
Permits a student who has been suspended for more than 20 days to be immediately transferred to an alternative program. Provides that an eli...
|IL||Signed into law 08/2011||P-12||Student Suspension and Expulsion and Electronic Communications|
Permits a district to expel a student guilty of gross disobedience or misconduct perpetuated by electronic means. Permits a student to be su...
|CT||Signed into law 07/2011||P-12||Expelled Students Participation in Adult Education Programs|
Specifies that a student who has been expelled for the first time and is at least 16 years old is not required to withdraw from regular pub...
|LA||Vetoed 07/2011||P-12||Student Discipline Policies|
Relates to the discipline of students. Adds restorative justice practices to options for disciplinary measures when students are removed fro...
|TX||Signed into law 06/2011||P-12||Expulsion for Breach of Computer Security|
Provides a student may be expelled if the student accesses a district-owned or -operated computer, computer network or computer system, and ...
|TX||Signed into law 06/2011||P-12||Exemption from Placement in Juvenile Justice Program|
From fiscal note: Exempts a county with a population of 125,000 or greater from the requirement that expelled students and students meeting ...
|TX||Signed into law 06/2011||P-12||Expulsion or Placement in Disciplinary Alternative Education|
Requires a student who receives deferred prosecution for, is found by a court or jury to have engaged in, or a superintendent or designee ha...
|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...
|IL||Adopted 05/2011||P-12||School Success Task Force|
Extends the School Success Task Force established during the 96th General Assembly. Directs the task force to submit a report by December 31...
|CO||Signed into law 05/2011||P-12||School Discipline and Zero Tolerance Policies|
Creates a task force to study school discipline practices and zero tolerance policies and the use of law enforcement and other juvenile just...
|NM||Vetoed 03/2011||P-12||Student Data Systems|
Would expand data collection and reporting requirements to include the number of student expulsions and suspensions. The data would organize...
|IL||Signed into law 07/2010||P-12||School Board Business, Conflicts of Interest|
Allows a school treasurer to pay recurring bills upon certification by the clerk or secretary of the school board (instead of requiring an o...
|CT||Signed into law 05/2010||P-12||Out-of-School Suspensions|
S.B. 438 - Sec. 18
Provides that all student suspensions must be in-school suspensions, unless during the hearing the administration determines that an out-of-...
|IL||Signed into law 08/2009||P-12||Student Expulsion|
Clarifies "weapon" for purposes of student eligibility for expulsion. Provides for the expulsion of a student who is determined to have brou...
|LA||Adopted 06/2009||P-12||Guidelines for Expelled Students and their Parents|
Specifies the offenses for which expelled students and their parents or guardians shall have enrolled in and participate in an appropriate r...
|TX||Signed into law 06/2009||P-12||Student Firearm Possession while Not on School Campus|
Provides that a student may not be expelled solely on the basis of the student's use, exhibition or possession of a firearm at an approved t...
|DE||Signed into law 06/2009||P-12||Amending Zero Tolerance Policies|
Amends the zero tolerance provision in the Delaware Code to give discretion to school boards to modify the terms of expulsions when a school...
|LA||Signed into law 06/2009||P-12||Student Records and Suspension/Expulsion|
Requires principals of public schools where a student was enrolled to release the student's records to a public or nonpublic school which is...
|CT||Signed into law 06/2009||P-12||Readmitting Expelled Students|
Requires boards of education to readmit students to the district if such student has been in an out-of-district placement in lieu of expulsi...
|NC||Signed into law 06/2009||P-12||Parental Notice Requirements for Suspension and Expulsion|
Modifies notice requirements that must be given to a parent when a child is recommended for suspension of more than 10 days or an expulson f...
|AL||Signed into law 05/2009||P-12||Behavior/Driver's License Eligibility|
Creates a system for increasing the age at which a person is eligible to apply for a learner's permit or driver's license if the person, ove...
|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 ...
|MN||Signed into law 05/2009||P-12||Suspension of Children with Disabilities|
Consistent with federal law and state suspension procedures, allows school personnel to suspend children with disabilities. Establishes para...
|MT||Signed into law 04/2009||P-12||Two prongs: Discipline & Location of School Board Meetings|
Allows school board trustees to meet outside district boundaries for purpose of collaboration with other boards, agencies or collaboratives;...
|IN||Signed into law 04/2009||P-12||Student Discipline|
Requires the governing body of a school corporation to develop an evidence-based plan for improving behavior and discipline in the school co...
|CO||Signed into law 04/2009||P-12||Discipline for Artificial Firearms at School Property|
Permits, rather than requires, a school district to suspend or expel a student for brandishing an artificial firearm; permits a school distr...
|MD||Signed into law 04/2009||P-12||Suspension/Expulsion -- not for Attendance Offenses only|
H.B. 660; S.B. 241
Prohibits a principal from suspending or expelling a student from school solely for attendance-related offenses.
|AR||Signed into law 04/2009||P-12||Appeal of Suspension of Expulsion|
Allows a school district board of directors to meet in executive session on an appeal of the suspension or expulsion of a public school stud...
|VA||Signed into law 03/2009||P-12||Alternative Education for Students Charged with an Offense|
Provides that pending the decision by the division superintendent as to whether to require that a student charged with an offense involving ...
|VA||Signed into law 02/2009||P-12||Students At-Risk for Long-Term Suspension|
Provides that a school division may assign a student deemed at-risk for a long-term suspension to a regional alternative education program; ...
|DE||Signed into law 07/2008||P-12||Placement in Alternative Education|
Establishes a presumption that students 16 years of age and younger who are expelled or suspended pending expulsion by a local school distri...
|CT||Signed into law 06/2008||P-12||Bullying and Student Discipline|
Relates to a school learning environment; provides for in-school suspensions; requires a policy to address bullying in schools; provides tha...
|KS||Signed into law 04/2008||P-12||School Safety Violations and Teaching License Issuance/Renewal to Offenders|
Repeals definition of "school safety violation." Rewrites provision relating to a student found in possession of a weapon or illegal drug at...
|MD||Signed into law 04/2008||P-12||Student Suspensions|
H.B. 139; S.B. 582
Provides a task force to study issues related to students with multiple suspensions; requires principals to report suspensions in writing to...
|MI||Signed into law 01/2008||P-12||Student Expulsion and Suspension Policies|
S.B. 703 (sec. 1311)
Clarifies policies for student expulsion/suspensions with respect to infractions, students with disabilities, responsibilities of various pa...
|MI||Enacted 11/2007||P-12||Student Expulsion/Suspension Policies|
Relates to application of mandatory expulsion provisions for special education students; clarifies the relationship with federal law; provid...
|NC||Signed into law 07/2007||P-12||Parental Notice of Suspension or Expulsion|
Ensures that parents receive actual notice of a student's expulsion or suspension from school.
|TX||Signed into law 07/2007||P-12||Placement of Students Who Are Sex Offenders|
From fiscal note: [Part of} this bill would also define policies and procedures for notfication and placement of students required to regist...
|LA||Signed into law 07/2007||P-12||Student Expulsion|
Changes mandatory expulsion periods for certain student offenses; provides for student participation in appropriate rehabilitation or counse...
|RI||Signed into law 07/2007||P-12||Sanctions for Use of Alcohol, Drugs, Weapons|
Provides that the discipline for any public school student who is in possession or use of alcohol, drugs or weapons, would be imposed on a c...
|NY||Signed into law 07/2007||P-12||No Child Left Behind|
Relates to the provision of supplemental educational services, attendance at a safe public school, the suspension of pupils who bring a fire...
|CT||Signed into law 06/2007||P-12||Suspension/Expulsion Waivers|
Concerns suspensions and expulsions by local and regional boards of education; provides that pupils who are facing their first suspension or...
|TN||Signed into law 06/2007||P-12||Adds Reason for Suspension|
Adds as a good reason for suspension, two or more students initiating a physical attack on an individual student on school property or at a ...
|TX||Signed into law 06/2007||P-12||Zero Tolerance for Felonies|
Relates to the expulsion and placement in alternative settings of public school students who engage in conduct constituting certain felonies...
|TN||Signed into law 05/2007||P-12||Reasons for Suspension, Expulsion or Alternative Placement|
Amends Tennessee Code Annotated, Section 49-2-203(a)(7) by deleting the subdivision in its entirety and by substituting instead the followin...
|KS||Signed into law 04/2007||P-12||No Pass No Drive|
From supplemental note on S.B. 129:
Changes notification requirements regarding students expelled or suspended from school for committing a...
|UT||Signed into law 03/2007||P-12||Accessing Pornography on School Property|
Allows a school to suspend or expel a student for accessing pornographic material at school, and makes it a crime to access pornographic mat...
|UT||Signed into law 03/2007||P-12||Student Motivation & Incentives|
Directs the state superintendent of public instruction, in cooperation with school districts and charter schools, to: 1) Research methods of...
|AR||Signed into law 02/2007||P-12||Parental notification of suspension|
Relates to Webb's law; provides that upon the suspension of a student, the school shall immediately contact the student's parent or legal gu...
|LA||Adopted 02/2007||P-12||Statewide Assessment Standards and Practices|
LAC 28:CXI.Chapters 1, 3, 5, 18, 23, 27, 33, and 35
Makes various changes to state assessment system. Creates end-of-course tests, to be phased in over a period of six years starting in fall 2...
|NY||Signed into law 07/2006||P-12||Early Return from Suspension|
Authorizes a board of education to condition a student's early return to school and suspension revocation on the pupil's voluntary participa...
|LA||Signed into law 06/2006||P-12||Assault on a School Teacher|
Provides that the crime of assault on a school teacher includes making statements threatening physical harm to a school teacher and requires...
|KS||Signed into law 05/2006||P-12||Appeal Hearings|
Provides that if a hearing officer is appointed to hear an appeal of an extended-term suspension or expulsion, the local board must render i...
|VA||Signed into law 04/2006||P-12||Expulsion for Possessing Firearm|
Requires a school board to expel from school for at least one year a student who possesses a firearm on school property or at a school-spons...
|KY||Signed into law 04/2006||P-12||Behavior Which Constitutes a Threat|
Relates to expelled or suspended students. Defines "behavior which constitutes a threat" (and as such, allows a board to place a student in ...
|IN||Signed into law 03/2006||P-12||District Report Cards|
H.B. 1347 Section 7
Requires district report cards to report:
--The number and percentage of students participating in the school flex program, if offered (see...
|IN||Signed into law 03/2006||P-12||Pupil Counts|
Requires each school corporation (district) to conduct an informational count on May 1, 2007, May 1, 2008, and May 1, 2009 -- in the same ma...
|MD||Adopted 01/2006||P-12||Positive Behavioral Interventions|
Proposes to amend rules requiring each county board of education and the Baltimore City Board of School Commissioners to require an elementa...
|CA||Vetoed 09/2005||P-12||False Accusation of Sexual Assault|
An act to amend Section 48900 of the Education Code, relating to pupil rights. Authorizes a principal or superintendent to suspend a student...
|NJ||Rule Adoption 08/2005||P-12||Programs To Support Student Development|
NJAC 6A:16-1.2, 1.3, 1.4, 5.1, 5.2, 5.3, 5.5 thru 5.8, 6.1 thru 6.3,7.1, 7.2 thru 7.10, 8 thru 11
Establishes and amends requirements for school district boards relating to development and implementation of school safety plans, cooperatio...
|MN||Signed into law 07/2005||P-12||Alternatives to suspension|
H.F. 141 - Multiple Components
After a school administration notifies a pupil of the grounds for suspension, the school administration may, instead of imposing the suspens...
|CA||Signed into law 07/2005||P-12||Student Expulsion Program and Reporting Requirements|
An act to amend Section 48916.1 of, and to repeal Sections 42103.3 and 56137 of, the Education Code, and to repeal Section 628.4 of the Pena...
|CA||Signed into law 07/2005||P-12||Options for Expelled Students|
A.B. 110 --Expulsion Section
Governing boards that expel pupils must provide access to an educational program for those students. Such a program may be operated by the s...
|LA||Signed into law 06/2005||P-12||Zero Tolerance for Knives|
Requires a principal to immediately suspend a student who is found carrying or possessing a knife whose blade is 2 inches or longer. Also re...
|NV||Signed into law 06/2005||P-12||Suspended and expelled pupils|
Revises governing the formation of charter schools designed exclusively for pupils with disciplinary problems. Provides that a pupil who is...
|CO||Vetoed 06/2005||P-12||Supplemental Online Education Courses|
Recognizes the importance of supplemental online education courses, especially to smaller districts and rural schools. States that such cour...
|TX||Signed into law 05/2005||P-12||Codes of Conduct|
District student codes of conduct are required to specify whether consideration is given, as a factor in a decision to order suspension,
|IN||Signed into law 05/2005||P-12|
Requires schools to report the reasons for student suspensions and expulsions to the department of education, and to categorize suspended an...
|MD||(S) THIRD READING PASSED WITH AMENDMENTS (31-15) 04/2005||P-12||Suspended or Expelled Students - Community Resources List|
Requiring a student considered for suspension or expulsion from school or the student's parent or guardian to be given a community resources...
|VA||Signed into law 03/2005||P-12||Expulsion of Students|
Provides that the local school board, or a committee thereof, or the division superintendent may review petitions for readmission by expelle...
|CA||Vetoed 09/2004||P-12||Education Finance: Average Daily Attendance|
Authorizes the governing board of a school district to request approval from the State Board of Education in order to claim apportionments f...
|CA||Vetoed 09/2004||P-12||Charter Schools and Student Discipline/Attendance|
Prohibits a school district governing board from denying a charter school petition, unless it makes findings that the petition lacks a descr...
|CA||Signed into law 09/2004||P-12||Attendance of Counselor at Pupil Suspension Conference|
A.B. 2855 (multiple provisions)
Section 10: Changes the law from requiring a school counselor or psychologist to attend a parent-teacher conference regarding a pupil suspen...
|CA||Signed into law 09/2004||P-12||Parent of Suspended Pupil Allowed to Attend Portion of School Day|
A.B. 2855 (multiple provisions)
Repeals mandate and replaces with policy authorizing school district governing boards to adopt a policy permitting a parent or guardian of a...
|NC||Signed into law 07/2004||P-12||Alternative Learning Program Funding|
H.B. 1455 and 1456
Implements the recommendation of the house interim committee on providing an appropriate education for students on long-term suspension to d...
|PA||Vetoed 06/2004||P-12||Public School Code|
Amends the Public School Code of 1949. Further provides for regulation of expelled students. Establishes the Emergency Basic Education Subsi...
|RI||Became law without governor's signature 06/2004||P-12||Health and Safety|
H.B. 7305, S.B. 2498
Would require that school safety plans include policies and procedures for: (1) providing notice of threats of violence or harm to the subje...
|MO||To governor 05/2004||P-12||School Age Children|
Provides a student shall not be considered a drop- out or included in a school district's educational persistence ratio for accreditation pu...
|MD||Signed into law 04/2004||P-12||Positive Behavioral Interventions|
Requires a county board of education and the Board of School Commissioners of Baltimore City to require elementary schools with a suspension...
|KY||Signed into law 04/2004||P-12||Notification of Principals|
Eliminates the requirement that the principal of a public school be notified when a child is found guilty of an offense that classifies the ...
|CO||Signed into law 04/2004||P-12||No Student Statements Without Parent|
Concerns the creation of a public school student's right to have a guardian present when the student signs a statement that could result in ...
|WA||Emergency Rule Adoption 10/2003||P-12||Emergency Expulsion|
WAC 148-120-400 thru -415
Adopts rules concerning emergency expulsion of students. Ensures that the superintendent is able to immediately expel any student whose pres...
|LA||Signed into law 06/2003||P-12||Discipline of Student With a Small Knife|
Previously adopted law required principal to immediately suspend student found carrying a knife the blade of which is at least 2 inches long...
|TX||Signed into law 06/2003||P-12||Expulsion of Students|
Expands expulsion of students from public schools to include (1) actions on school property of a school in another district in the state or ...
|TX||Signed into law 05/2003||P-12||Student Expulsion|
Allows a public school to expel a student who assaults, murders, or attempts to murder another student, or for the offense of aggravated rob...
|LA||Signed into law 05/2003||P-12||Expulsion Provisions for Students Found Guilty of Certain Drug Charges|
States that mandatory minimum 24-month expulsion of any student age 16 or older, or mandatory minimum 12-month expulsion of student under ag...
|ND||Signed into law 03/2003||P-12||School Firearm and Weapon Policies|
Allows expulsion for possession of a weapon (non-firearm) in schools for up to 12 months. For possession of a firearm, expulsion must be fo...
|VA||Signed into law 03/2003||P-12||Firearms In Schools|
Modifies the Gun-Free Schools statute to add possession of an air rifle or BB gun on school property or at a school-sponsored activity to th...
|VA||Signed into law 03/2003||P-12||Firearms on School Property|
Clarifies an exception for a person possessing an unloaded firearm on school property in a "closed container" by providing that the definiti...
|MS||Signed into law 03/2003||P-12|
Changes repealer from 2003 to 2007 on 1) the School Crisis Management Program, 2) the transfer of the industrial and adult short-term traini...
|CA||Signed into law 09/2002||P-12||Reasons for Expulsion, Suspension|
Relates to those acts for which a pupil may be suspended from school or expelled including damage, theft or receipt of stolen school propert...
|FL||Signed into law 05/2002||P-12||Education Code Re-Write: Zero Tolerance Policies|
According to legislative summary, "The possession of a firearm at school is included as grounds for required expulsion." In addition, "A sch...
|WV||Signed into law 03/2002||P-12||Zero Tolerance, Alternative Education|
Defines terms; expands defined terms to include definitions for alternative education and dangerous student; sale of narcotics and possessio...
|NC||Signed into law 12/2001||P-12||Student Information; suspensions for threats|
Prohibits persons contracting with the public schools from disclosing personally identifying information about students; authorizes suspensi...
|CA||Signed into law 10/2001||P-12||Punishment for Infliction of Physical Injury|
Chapter No.484, Includes the act of aiding or abetting the infliction or attempted infliction of physical injury to another persons as an ac...
|NY||Signed into law 10/2001||P-12||Suspensions|
Relates to the suspension of students from schools; relates to teacher removal of disruptive students; requires teachers to provide pupils r...
|LA||Signed into law 06/2001||P-12||Zero -Tolerance Policies|
Authorizes local school boards to adopt zero-tolerance policies for disciplining students; includes certain requirements in such policies; c...
|NC||Signed into law 06/2001||P-12||Notices to Parents|
Session Law Number 244., Ensures that the parents or guardians of students who are suspended or expelled for more than 10 days from school r...
|NC||Signed into law 06/2001||P-12||Suspension/Expulsion Records|
Gives school superintendents flexibility regarding the expunction of records of a student's suspension or expulsion from school; requires ex...
|MD||Signed into law 05/2001||P-12||Establishment of Alternative Education Program|
Requires the State Board of Education to create in a county designated by the State Superintendent of Schools a juvenile justice alternative...
|NC||Signed into law 05/2001||P-12||Programs for Short-Term Suspensions|
Establishes a pilot program under which participating local school administrative units place all students who are on short-term out-of-scho...
|NV||Signed into law 05/2001||P-12||Causes for expulsion|
Expands causes for expulsion to include possession of a dangerous weapon (in addition to term "firearm) while on the premises of any public ...
|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...
|MS||Signed into law 03/2001||P-12||Establishes Comprehensive School Safety Act of 2001|
Creates the School Safety Act of 2001; establishes a school safety center to provide technical and crisis assistance to school districts; au...
|UT||Signed into law 03/2001||P-12||Possible Modification of Expulsion|
Modifies provisions related to the State System of Public Education by requiring any student who has been expelled from school for a firearm...
|VA||Signed into law 03/2001||P-12||Student Expulsion|
Reorganizes student discipline statutes; defines disciplinary actions; requires superintendents in expulsion cases to consider factors like ...
|VA||Signed into law 02/2001||P-12||Exclusion of Students|
Relates to exclusion from public school attendance; allows school boards to exclude from attendance students who have been suspended for ove...
|OH||Signed into law 12/2000||P-12||Expulsion for Bomb Threats|
Permits a school district board to adopt a resolution authorizing expulsion for up to one year to any student making a bomb threat to a scho...
|CA||Signed into law 07/2000||P-12|
Relates to existing law relating to pupil expulsion and the right of the pupil or pupil's guardian to file an appeal and be provided with sp...
|FL||Signed into law 06/2000||P-12||Changing the Rules for School Discipline|
Revises the definition of suspension; revises data used to determine school's performance grade category; revises information required to be...
|CO||Signed into law 06/2000||P-12||Safe Schools|
Centers on a conduct and discipline code with identified violations to result in actions taken. Forms the basis for annual reporting to loc...
|AK||Signed into law 05/2000||P-12||Safety Program|
Establishes a school disciplinary and safety program; requires the reporting of information relating to school disciplinary and safety progr...
|MS||Signed into law 05/2000||P-12||Suspension, Expulsion, Alternative Education|
Clarifies the authority of school superintendents, principals and school boards to suspend, expel, or change the placement of pupils for con...
|TN||Signed into law 05/2000||P-12||Expulsion, Suspension|
, Defines expulsion, suspension and remand for purposes of disciplinary actions in schools....
|WI||Signed into law 05/2000||P-12||Conditional Reinstatement of Expelled Pupils|
Relates to the conditional early reinstatement to school of a pupil who has been expelled from school....
|ID||Signed into law 04/2000||P-12||Firearms on School Property|
Amends existing law to provide that it shall be unlawful for any person to possess a firearm or other deadly or dangerous weapon while on th...
|TN||Signed into law 04/2000||P-12||Zero Tolerance|
Revises "zero tolerance" law on suspension or expulsion of students who commit certain offenses....
|AZ||Signed into law 03/2000||P-12||Alternatives of Suspension|
Relates to suspension and expulsion of pupils; requires school districts to establish Alternative to Suspension Programs....
|GA||Signed into law 03/2000||P-12||Disciplinary Tribunals|
Relates to public school disciplinary tribunals; requires local school system receiving certain State education funds to suspend a student w...
|GA||Signed into law 03/2000||P-12||Omnibus Bill - In-School Suspension Component|
In-school suspension is eliminated as a separate program...
|UT||Signed into law 03/2000||P-12|
Relates to public schools; provides that a student, who has been expelled from school for a firearm, explosive, or flammable material violat...
|VA||Signed into law 03/2000||P-12||School Bus Stops/School Property|
Clarifies that possession of weapons on school bus stops is grounds for expulsion from school attendance and constitutes a crime; clarifies ...
|VA||Signed into law 03/2000||P-12||Suspension/Expulsion for Profanity|
Directs local school boards to provide, within their respective standards for student conduct, for the suspension and expulsion of students ...
|MI||Signed into law 01/2000||P-12||Possession of alcohol|
Public Act 274; Relates to crimes; prohibits the consumption or possession of alcoholic liquor on school property; provides penalties....