Montana - Mental Health Supports for Students Involved in Bullying Incidents: Programs and Services

Area: 
Programs And Services
Policy Type: 
Regulation
Summary: 

State law encourages districts to provide safeguards, counseling or other supportive services or interventions, or requires districts to provide students with resources and referrals without mandating the provision of direct services or interventions.

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

(5) Each local board of trustees has discretion and control over the development of its policies and procedures regarding behavior prohibited under (1), but each district's policies and procedures must include at a minimum:

  • (h) a procedure for the use of appropriate intervention and remediation for victims and perpetrators.
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