Bullying Prevention (MS Code 37-11-67)
Senate Bill 2015, signed into law in 2010, prohibits bullying or harassing behavior in Mississippi public schools. The bill requires all local school districts to adopt a policy prohibiting bullying and harassing behavior.
The Bully Free Program was highlighted in state-wide training provided by the Mississippi Department of Education’s Office of Healthy Schools in partnership with the Mississippi Attorney General’s Office. Visit https://www.stopbullying.gov/to learn more about ways to prevent bullying.