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From New York: New Statewide Anti-Bullying Law Goes Into Effect July 1, 2012

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Posted by Maria Mangicaro
Bullying Prevention Advocate
mangicaro829@aol.com

Published on Jun 1, 2012
FLORAL PARK — A new statewide anti-bullying law will go into effect on July 1. The Dignity for All Students Act, signed into law by then Governor David Paterson in 2010, seeks to increase awareness and education about bullying in schools. The law mandates that all schools create anti-bullying programs, create codes of conduct to prevent harassment and report all bullying incidents on school property to the state. FiOS1’s Ron Lee reports

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