School Discipline Laws & Regulations by State & Category

To view a state profile showing school discipline laws and regulations in all subcategories for a given state, click on the state name in the left hand column.

Statesort descending Statute


§ 37.007. Expulsion for serious offenses

(i) A student who engages in conduct described by Subsection (a) may be expelled from school by the district in which the student attends school if the student engages in that conduct:

(1) On school property of another district in this state; or

(2) While attending a school-sponsored or school-related activity of a school in another district in this state.

§ 37.0832. Bullying prevention policies and procedures.

(a-1) This section applies to:

(1) Bullying that occurs on or is delivered to school property or to the site of a school-sponsored or school-related activity on or off school property;

(2) Bullying that occurs on a publicly or privately owned school bus or vehicle being used for transportation of students to or from school or a school-sponsored or school-related activity; and

(3) Cyberbullying that occurs off school property or outside of a school-sponsored or school-related activity if the cyberbullying:

(A) Interferes with a student's educational opportunities; or

(B) Substantially disrupts the orderly operation of a classroom, school, or school-sponsored or school-related activity.


No relevant regulations found.