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Topic is not addressed in state laws or limited in scope (e.g., sexting only).
State law addresses making PE inclusive, including adapted PE or accommodations when necessary.
State law encourages districts to address air quality issues in schools.
State law encourages districts to implement school-based alcohol and drug referral, intervention or treatment programs for students with substance use disorders.
Topic is not addressed in state laws.
State law encourages districts to operate alternative school programs or to ensure access to educational services to expelled students in an alternative setting.
State law encourages districts to use alternatives to out-of-school suspension or expulsion, such as, in-school suspension, behavioral interventions, or restorative practices.
State law establishes comprehensive guidelines and accountability measures for school construction and building maintenance that include detailed provisions for addressing student health and safety.
State law requires districts to adopt comprehensive anti-bullying policies addressing all U.S. Department of Education-recommended policy requirements.
State law requires districts to adopt anti-bullying policies addressing some U.S. Department of Education-recommended policy requirements.
Topic is not addressed in state laws or limited to notification and transfers to law enforcement.
State law addresses plans for managing chronic conditions.
State law addresses allergy plan.
State law addresses asthma plan.
State law addresses diabetes plan.
State law requires districts to implement community service education or service learning programs, orencourages and offers student incentives for participation (e.g., recognition programs or course credit).
State laws encourages and/or incentivizes the community use of school buildings and property for recreation or other purposes.
State law requires that food and beverages sold outside of school meal program meet federal Smart Snacks nutrition standards.
State law addresses concussions/return to play.
State law permits the use of corporal punishment for disciplinary purposes.
State law establishes minimal assurances of due process for students facing disciplinary action.
State law requires districts to develop school emergency operations plans (EOPs) that include procedures for plan review and update.
State law encourages employers to offer leave for parents to participate in school activities or requires employer leave for public sector employees only.
Topic is not addressed in state laws or only addressed in relation to special education.
State law requires parent or family member representation on school governance councils or in school improvement planning efforts.
State law requires parent or family member involvement in the development of student codes of conduct.
State law involves parents in responding to truancy or chronic absenteeism using notification and punitive sanctions for the parent.
State law encourages districts to adopt plans, policies, or strategies to engage parents and families in the educational process.
State law complies with minimum requirements of the federal Gun-Free Schools Act (GFSA).