Utah School Discipline Laws & Regulations: Limitations or Conditions on Exclusionary Discipline

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Utah School Discipline Laws & Regulations: Limitations or Conditions on Exclusionary Discipline

Category: Exclusionary Discipline: Suspension, Expulsion, and Alternative Placement
Subcategory: Limitations or Conditions on Exclusionary Discipline
State: Utah

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LAWS

§ 53G-8-205. Grounds for suspension or expulsion from a public school.

(2)(b) A student who commits a violation of Subsection (2)(a) involving a real or look alike weapon, explosive, or flammable material shall be expelled from school for a period of not less than one year subject to the following:

(ii) the superintendent, chief administrator, or designee shall determine:

(C) if it would be in the best interest of both the school district or charter school, and the student, to modify the expulsion term to less than a year, conditioned on approval by the local school board or charter school governing board and giving highest priority to providing a safe school environment for all students.

REGULATIONS

No relevant regulations found.

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