Montana - Bullying Policy Scope: Policy or Plan Requirements

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

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

Administrative Rules of Montana, Department of Education, Chapter Standards of accreditation, Subchapter School leadership, 10.55.719 Student protection procedures

(4) The behavior prohibited in (1) includes but is not limited to conduct:

  • (a) in a classroom or other location on school premises;
  • (b) during any school-sponsored program, activity, or function where the school is responsible for the student including when the student is traveling to and from school or on a school bus or other school-related vehicle; or
  • (c) through the use of electronic communication, as defined in 45-8-213, MCA, that substantially and materially disrupts the orderly operation of the school or any school-sponsored program, activity, or function where the school is responsible for the student.
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