Utah - Bullying Policy Review and Update: 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.

Utah Code 53G-9-606. Model policy and State Board of Education duties.

(2) The State Board of Education shall require a school board to report annually to the State Board of Education on:

  • (a) the school board's policy, including implementation of the signed statement requirement described in Subsection 53G-9-605(3)(g);
  • (b) the school board's training of school employees relating to bullying, cyber-bullying, hazing, and retaliation described in Section 53G-9-607; and
  • (c) other information related to this chapter, as determined by the State Board of Education.
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