State law addresses disciplinary consequences for bullying behavior.
Kentucky Revised Statutes 158.148 Local code of acceptable behavior and discipline -- Required contents of code.
(5)(d) The code shall contain the type of behavior expected from each student, the consequences of failure to obey the Standard, and the importance of the Standard to the maintenance of a safe learning environment where orderly learning is possible and encouraged.
(e) 5. Information regarding the consequences of bullying and violating the code and violations reportable under KRS 158.154, 158.156, or 158.444.