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2015 Regular Session
At the request of: (at the request of Dr. Andrew Clark)
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Bill Title: Relating to domestic violence.
Catchline/Summary: Requires Department of Justice to encourage and support services, programs and curricula to educate and inform students in grades 7 through 12 about domestic violence.
Requires school district boards to adopt policies that incorporate age-appropriate education about domestic violence into training programs for students in grades 7 through 12 and school employees. Authorizes Department of Human Services to make grants to and enter into contracts with nonprofit private organizations or public agencies for programs and projects designed to prevent, identify and treat domestic violence. Directs Department of Education to provide school districts with posters in both English and Spanish containing information regarding domestic violence and at least one toll-free hotline telephone number. Requires each school district board to adopt policies requiring posting of posters in clearly visible locations on school campuses.
Chapter Number: Chapter 400
Fiscal Impact: Has Minimal Fiscal Impact
Revenue Impact: No Revenue Impact
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