Synopsis As Introduced Amends the School Code. Requires each school, charter school, and non-public, non-sectarian elementary or secondary school to provide information on a quarterly basis to students concerning what to do if the student is being bullied and what resources are available. Requires each school to designate school personnel who are available for help with a bully or to make a report about bullying. Effective immediately.
House Committee Amendment No. 1 Requires the school policy concerning bullying to be provided periodically throughout the school year to students and faculty. Requires the school to make known school personnel available for help with a bully or to make a report about bullying to parents or legal guardians, students, and school personnel. Removes language requiring each school, charter school, and non-public, non-sectarian elementary or secondary school to provide specified information on a quarterly basis and to designate specified school personnel.