Indiana School Discipline Laws & Regulations: Threat Assessment Protocols

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Indiana School Discipline Laws & Regulations: Threat Assessment Protocols

Category: Partnerships between Schools and Law Enforcement
Subcategory: Threat Assessment Protocols
State: Indiana

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LAWS

IC 10-21-1-2. Indiana secured school fund.

(a) The Indiana secured school fund is established to provide matching grants to enable school corporations, charter schools, and accredited nonpublic schools to establish programs under which a school corporation, charter school, or accredited nonpublic school (or a coalition of schools) may:

(2) conduct a threat assessment of the buildings within a school corporation or the buildings that are operated by a charter school or accredited nonpublic school.

IC 10-21-1-4. Matching grants for school safety.

(a) The board may award a matching grant to enable a school corporation, charter school, or accredited nonpublic school (or a coalition of schools applying jointly) to establish a program to employ a school resource officer, employ a law enforcement officer, provide school resource officer training described in IC 20-26-18.2-1(b)(2), conduct a threat assessment, or purchase equipment to restrict access to the school or expedite the notification of first responders in accordance with section 2(a) [IC 10-21-1-2(a)] of this chapter.

IC 10-21-1-5. Matching grant application procedure.

(c) Before July 1, 2021, each school corporation, charter school, or accredited nonpublic school shall certify to the department of homeland security that the school corporation, charter school, or accredited nonpublic school has conducted a threat assessment for each school building used by the school corporation, charter school, or accredited nonpublic school before applying for a grant under this chapter.

IC 20-40-20-6. Uses of money in the fund; distributions to a charter school.

(a) Subject to subsections (c) and (d), money in the fund may be used only for the following purposes:

(3) To conduct a threat assessment of a school building.

REGULATIONS

No relevant regulations found.

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