Connecticut Seal

General Assembly



February Session, 2008

LCO No. 4783



Offered by:


SEN. HARTLEY, 15th Dist.


To: Subst. Senate Bill No. 467

File No. 170

Cal. No. 131

Strike everything after the enacting clause and substitute the following in lieu thereof:

"Section 1. (NEW) (Effective July 1, 2008) Each constituent unit of the state system of higher education and each independent college or university, as defined in section 10a-37 of the general statutes, shall submit a plan described in this section to the Department of Higher Education by January 1, 2009. Such plan shall identify procedures specifically designed to heighten awareness by all faculty and staff regarding potentially at-risk students and other individuals on campus through effective educational strategies. Such procedures shall be designed to educate faculty and staff on how to recognize and respond to students and such other individuals who may be at risk of harm to themselves or others. "

This act shall take effect as follows and shall amend the following sections:

Section 1

July 1, 2008

New section