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Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands Anti-Bullying Laws & Policies

Key Components

What terms are used in Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands anti-bullying laws and regulations?

Bullying, harassment, and intimidation.

Do these laws cover cyberbullying?

Yes.

What groups are listed under the Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands anti-bullying laws and regulations?

The following groups are listed under the CNMI administrative code:

  • Race
  • National origin
  • Marital status
  • Sex
  • Sexual orientation
  • Gender identity
  • Religion
  • Ancestry
  • Physical attributes
  • Socio-economic status
  • Familial status
  • Physical or mental ability or disability

Schools that receive federal funding are required by federal law to address discrimination on a number of different personal characteristics. Find out when bullying may be a civil rights violation.

Is there a model policy I can use to create anti-bullying policies for my school or district?

CNMI does not have a model policy.

Which of the key components can be found in the Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands anti-bullying laws, regulations, and model policies?

DEFINITIONS
Key Components Present in Northern Mariana Islands Laws and Regulations Present in Northern Mariana Islands Model Policy
Purpose YES N/A
Scope YES N/A
Prohibited Behavior YES N/A
Enumerated Groups YES N/A
DISTRICT POLICY REVIEW & DEVELOPMENT
Key Components Present in Northern Mariana Islands Laws and Regulations Present in Northern Mariana Islands Model Policy
District Policy N/A N/A
District Policy Review N/A N/A
DISTRICT POLICY COMPONENTS
Key Components Present in Northern Mariana Islands Laws and Regulations Present in Northern Mariana Islands Model Policy
Definitions YES N/A
Reporting YES N/A
Investigations NO N/A
Written Records NO N/A
Consequences YES N/A
Mental Health NO N/A
ADDITIONAL COMPONENTS
Key Components Present in Northern Mariana Islands Laws and Regulations Present in Northern Mariana Islands Model Policy
Communications YES N/A
Training/Prevention NO N/A
Transparency/Monitoring NO N/A
Legal Remedies NO N/A

NOTE: Click on the Key Components links to get more information about that component.

What are the Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands laws and regulations that cover bullying?

For More Information

The key component framework used in the analysis of state laws is based on the review of legislation presented in the “Analysis of State Bullying Laws and Policies – December 2011” (U.S. Department of Education).

 

Content last updated on June 22, 2017

Content last reviewed on September 26, 2017