Delaware - Air Quality: Program Requirement

Area: 
Program Requirement
Policy Type: 
Statute
Summary: 

State law encourages districts to address air quality issues in schools.

Delaware Code 14-4301 Definitions.

As used in this chapter:

  • (1) "Indoor environment" means the overall potential health factors within a specific school, including air quality, mold levels, and other potentially harmful toxins.

Delaware Code 14-4302 4302 Collaboration with local school districts.

The Division of Public Health and the Department of Education shall collaborate with local school districts to identify information and technical resources to guide schools in improving the indoor environment.


Delaware Code 14-4302 4304 Notification to school districts.

The Department of Education shall provide notification to local school districts of the newly created portal at least once per school year.


Delaware Code 14-4302 4305 Access to the Division of Public Health.

Every public school within a local school district shall post the contact number for the Division of Public Health in a location for public display.


Delaware Code 14-4302 4302 Collaboration with local school districts.

The Division of Public Health and the Department of Education shall collaborate with local school districts to identify information and technical resources to guide schools in improving the indoor environment.


Delaware Code 14-4303 Indoor environment portal.

The Division of Public Health shall provide technical expertise and information support to local school districts in addressing indoor environment concerns by establishing an information portal on the Delaware Health and Social Services website.

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