SB 137 - Bullying Law Amendments - Key Vote
Michigan Key Votes
Legislation - Referred to Committee (House) - Nov. 2, 2011
Legislation - Bill Passed (Senate) (26-11) - Nov. 2, 2011 (Key vote)
Title: Bullying Law Amendments
Vote to pass a bill amending the definition of bullying and the laws pertaining to bullying.
- -Substantially interfering with educational opportunities, benefits, or programs of 1 or more pupils;
-Substantially and adversely affecting the ability of a pupil to participate in, or benefit from the school district's or public school's educational programs or activities by placing the pupil in reasonable fear of physical harm;
-Having an actual and substantial detrimental effect on a pupil's physical or mental health or causing substantial emotional distress; or
-Causing substantial disruption in, or substantial interference with, the orderly operation of the school.
NOTE: THIS IS A SUBSTITUTE BILL, MEANING THE LANGUAGE OF THE ORIGINAL BILL HAS BEEN REPLACED. THE DEGREE TO WHICH THE SUBSTITUTE BILL TEXT DIFFERS FROM THE PREVIOUS VERSION OF THE TEXT CAN VARY GREATLY.
Legislation - Introduced (Senate) - Feb. 10, 2011
Title: Prohibits Bullying at School