Compendium of School Discipline Laws and Regulations

Provides information on school discipline laws and administrative regulations for each of the 50 states, Washington, D.C., and the U.S. territories of American Samoa, Guam, the Northern Mariana Islands, Puerto Rico, and the Virgin Islands effective as of July 2019. For each of the states or jurisdictions, discipline related laws and regulations are categorized by the type of specific discipline issue they address.  Resources from government-sponsored websites and other sources are also included for each jurisdiction where available. 

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