New Hampshire - Bullying Policy Scope: 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.

New Hampshire Revised Statute 193-F:4 Pupil Safety and Violence Prevention.

I.  Bullying or cyberbullying shall occur when an action or communication as defined in RSA 193-F:3:

  • (a)  Occurs on, or is delivered to, school property or a school-sponsored activity or event on or off school property; or
  • (b)  Occurs off of school property or outside of a school-sponsored activity or event, if the conduct interferes with a pupil’s educational opportunities or substantially disrupts the orderly operations of the school or school-sponsored activity or event.
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