School board employees, certain; training program on bullying. (SB1537)

Introduced By

Sen. Jeremy McPike (D-Dale City)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Certain school board employees; training program on bullying. Requires each school board to require each school board employee in the local school division, including student support positions but excluding all other support services positions, to participate in a three-hour in-person or online training program on identifying, preventing, and responding to incidents of bullying. The bill requires each such training program to include information on bullying that is provided by the National Council for Behavioral Health. The bill has a delayed effective date of July 1, 2018. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Failed


01/20/2017Presented and ordered printed 17103997D
01/20/2017Referred to Committee on Education and Health
02/02/2017Passed by indefinitely in Education and Health (9-Y 6-N) (see vote tally)