OLR Bill Analysis

sSB 467

AN ACT CONCERNING SECURITY PROTOCOL AT THE CONSTITUENT UNITS.

SUMMARY:

This bill requires the Department of Higher Education, in consultation with the Department of Mental Health and Addiction Services, to study and recommend a uniform security protocol for the higher education constituent units for purposes of their campus crime reports, emergency response plans, and security policies and procedures. The protocol must (1) include provisions relating to mental health issues, (2) be in writing, and (3) be disseminated to all staff and faculty at the institutions.

EFFECTIVE DATE: July 1, 2008

COMMITTEE ACTION

Higher Education and Employment Advancement Committee

Joint Favorable Substitute

Yea

17

Nay

0

(03/11/2008)