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The DC Code: § 2-1535.02 Bullying prevention task force.

Index2 Government Administration. (Refs & Annos)
a
Within 90 days of September 14, 2012, the Mayor shall establish a bullying prevention task force.
b
(1) The task force shall consist of representatives from a diversity of the educational institutions and agencies that will be affected by this subchapter, as well as community representatives, including:
A
Teachers;
B
Administrators from educational institutions and agencies;
C
School mental health professionals;
D
Parents, and legal guardians;
E
Youth;
F
Direct service providers; and
G
Advocates.
2
In constituting this task force, the Mayor shall consider geographic and socioeconomic diversity as well as other forms of diversity.
c
The task force shall:
1
Provide guidance to the Mayor on the implementation of this subchapter;
2
Within 180 days of September 14, 2012, publicize a model policy, which shall contain each of the components required in § 2-1535.03(b);
3
Assist educational institutions and agencies with developing policies in accordance with § 2-1535.03;
4
Compile, and make available to each agency, educational institution, and grantee, a list of free or low-cost methods for establishing the bullying prevention programs authorized in § 2-1535.06;
5
Within 180 days of receipt of the bullying prevention policies submitted pursuant to § 2-1535.03(c), review each adopted policy for compliance with the requirements of § 2-1535.03(b); and
6
Promulgate guidelines to assist the Mayor in evaluating the effectiveness of the bullying prevention policies that have been established.
d
The task force shall disband 2 years after its initial meeting; provided, that at the discretion of the Mayor, a one-year extension may be granted by the Mayor.

Historical and Statutory

Legislative History of Laws For history of Law 19-167, see notes under § 2-1535.01. DC CODE § 2-1535.02 Current through December 11, 2012

Credits

(Sept. 14, 2012, D.C. Law 19-167, § 3, 59 DCR 7820.)