PA 08-157—sSB 467

Higher Education and Employment Advancement Committee

Public Health Committee

Public Safety and Security Committee

AN ACT CONCERNING SECURITY PROTOCOL AT THE CONSTITUENT UNITS

SUMMARY: This act requires each state higher education constituent unit and private college and university to submit a plan to the Department of Higher Education, by January 1, 2009, that identifies procedures to heighten, through effective educational strategies, faculty and staff awareness of students and others on campus who may pose a risk of harming themselves or others. The procedures must be designed to educate faculty and staff on how to recognize and respond to such individuals.

EFFECTIVE DATE: July 1, 2008

OLR Tracking: RP; SNE; PF: DW