2011 Regular Session


File Code: Primary and Secondary Education Crossfiled with: SENATE BILL 549
Sponsored By:
Delegates Kaiser, Barkley, Burns, Cardin, Cullison, DeBoy, Feldman, Frush, Gaines, Gilchrist, Holmes, Jameson, A. Kelly, Kramer, Lafferty, Luedtke, McIntosh, Mizeur, Morhaim, Reznik, S. Robinson, Simmons, Stein, Summers, V. Turner, Valentino-Smith, Waldstreicher, and Walker
Education - Bullying Safety Risks and Health Problems


Requiring the State Board of Education to include in a specified model policy information on safety risks and health and mental problems that may affect a student who is a victim or an alleged perpetrator of bullying, harassment, or intimidation.

History by Legislative and Calendar Date

Legislative date is used to record history occurring in the Chambers otherwise Calendar date is used.
House Action
First Reading Ways and Means
Hearing 2/24 at 1:00 p.m.

Favorable with Amendments Report by Ways and Means
Favorable with Amendments Report Adopted
Second Reading Passed with Amendments
Third Reading Passed (120-17)
Senate Action
First Reading Education Health and Environmental Affairs
Unfavorable Report by Education Health and Environmental Affairs

Sponsored by:

Delegate Anne R. Kaiser, District 14
Delegate Charles Barkley, District 39
Delegate Emmett C. Burns, Jr., District 10
Delegate Jon S. Cardin, District 11
Delegate Bonnie Cullison, District 19
Delegate Steven J. DeBoy, Sr., District 12A
Delegate Brian J. Feldman, District 15
Delegate Barbara Frush, District 21
Delegate Tawanna P. Gaines, District 22
Delegate Jim Gilchrist, District 17
Delegate Marvin E. Holmes, Jr., District 23B
Delegate Sally Jameson, District 28
Delegate Ariana B. Kelly, District 16
Delegate Benjamin F. Kramer, District 19
Delegate Stephen W. Lafferty, District 42
Delegate Eric G. Luedtke, District 14
Delegate Maggie McIntosh, District 43
Delegate Heather R. Mizeur, District 20
Delegate Dan K. Morhaim, District 11
Delegate Kirill Reznik, District 39
Delegate Shane Robinson, District 39
Delegate Luiz R. S. Simmons, District 17
Delegate Dana Stein, District 11
Delegate Michael G. Summers, District 47
Delegate Veronica Turner, District 26
Delegate Geraldine Valentino-Smith, District 23A
Delegate Jeff Waldstreicher, District 18
Delegate Jay Walker, District 26

Bill indexed under the following Subjects:

Education, Boards of
Education, State Board of
Education, State Department of
Health -see also- Mental Health
Health and Mental Hygiene, Department of
Mental Health
Public Schools
Safety -see also- Occupational Safety
Victims -see also- Criminal Injuries Compensation

Bill affects the following Statute:

( 7-424.1 )


All documents except Roll Call Votes are displayed in PDF format:
Bill Text: First Reading, Third Reading, Enrolled
Fiscal and Policy Note: Available
Number: 965963/01     Offered on: March 25, 2011   at: 5:33 p.m.     Status: Adopted
Committee Votes :
Ways and Means
Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs
Roll Call Vote (Legislative date is shown):
March 25, 2011: Third Reading Passed (120-17)