Introduced by Rep. Pam Byrnes (D) on March 12, 2009 To require schools to adopt a policy prohibiting harassment, intimidation, or bullying that is “motivated by animus or by an actual or perceived characteristic”. Official Text and Analysis.
Referred to the House Education Committee on March 12, 2009
Reported in the House on April 29, 2010 Without amendment and with the recommendation that the bill pass.
Substitute offered by Rep. Tom McMillin (R) on May 13, 2010 To replace the previous version of the bill with one that would prohibit bullying for any reason, rather than just bullying perceieved to be "motivated by animus or by an actual or perceived characteristic".