Pursuant to section 18 of the new bullying prevention law, the Legislature created a Commission to Review Statutes Relative to Implementation of the School Bullying Law tasked with "the review of the General Laws to determine if they need to be amended in order to address bullying and cyber-bullying and to investigate parental responsibility and liability for bullying and cyber-bullying." The law also requires that this Commission "report to the general court the results of its investigation and study and its recommendations, if any, together with drafts of legislation necessary to carry out such recommendations on or before June 30, 2011."

 

Commission to Review Statutes Relative to Implementation of the School Bullying Law Members:
Martha Coakley, Massachusetts Attorney General
Michael Bellotti, Sheriff, Massachusetts Sheriffs' Association
David Capeless, Berkshire County District Attorney
Steve Clem, Executive Director, Association of Independent Schools in New England
Michael Long, General Counsel, Massachusetts Association of School Superintendents
Mary Lyons, Police Chief, Mattapoisett, MA Massachusetts Chiefs of Police Association
Laura Salomons, School Committee Member, Sharon, MA, Massachusetts Association of School Committees

 

Upcoming Meetings

November 14, 2011 at 10:00 a.m.


Previous Meetings:

Thursday, June 16, 2011 at 2:00 pm.

Wednesday, April 6, 2011 at 10:00 am.

 

Thursday, February 17, 2011 at 10:00 am.

 

Wednesday, February 9, 2011 at 2:00 pm.

 

Wednesday, November 10, 2010 at 10 am.

 

Thursday, September 16, 2010 at 10 am.

 

Monday, June 21, 2010 at 10 am.