Illinois - Bullying Policy Consequences: Policy or Plan Requirements

Area: 
Policy Or Plan Requirements
Policy Type: 
Statute
Summary: 

State law requires districts to adopt anti-bullying policies addressing some U.S. Department of Education-recommended policy requirements.

Illinois Compiled Statutes 5-27-23.7. Bullying prevention.

"Policy on bullying" means a bullying prevention policy that meets the following criteria:

  • (8) Includes consequences and appropriate remedial actions for a person found to have falsely accused another of bullying as a means of retaliation or as a means of bullying.
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