|Public Act 095-0349
||LRB095 03463 NHT 23634 b
AN ACT concerning education.
Be it enacted by the People of the State of Illinois,
represented in the General Assembly:
The School Code is amended by changing Section
27-23.7 as follows:
(105 ILCS 5/27-23.7)
Bullying prevention education.
(a) The General Assembly finds that bullying has a negative
effect on the social environment of schools, creates a climate
of fear among students, inhibits their ability to learn, and
leads to other antisocial behavior. Bullying behavior has been
linked to other forms of antisocial behavior, such as
vandalism, shoplifting, skipping and dropping out of school,
fighting, using drugs and alcohol, sexual harassment, and
(b) In this Section, "bullying prevention" means and
includes instruction in all of the following:
(2) Student victimization.
(3) Sexual harassment.
(4) Sexual violence.
(5) Strategies for student-centered problem solving