State law defines the scope of where the anti-bullying policy applies.
Administrative Rules of Montana 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.