DELAWARE: School Policy and Training Legislation

April 01, 2015
News Type:  From the Field
State:  Delaware

In June 2015, Delaware’s governor signed House Bill 90, which requires all public school employees to receive 90 minutes of suicide prevention training each year. The bill also requires public schools to establish suicide prevention committees and local education agencies to create a suicide prevention policy.

 

For more information on policies that may have an impact on suicide, see Suicide Prevention Policy and Legislation.

Settings:  Schools
Planning and Implementing:  Policy and Legislation, Education and Training