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Education Code - EDC

TITLE 1 GENERAL EDUCATION CODE PROVISIONS [1. - 32500]

  ( Title 1 enacted by Stats. 1976, Ch. 1010. )

DIVISION 1 GENERAL EDUCATION CODE PROVISIONS [1. - 32500]

  ( Division 1 enacted by Stats. 1976, Ch. 1010. )

PART 19. MISCELLANEOUS [32001 - 32454]

  ( Part 19 enacted by Stats. 1976, Ch. 1010. )

CHAPTER 2. School Safety—Public Institutions [32210 - 32254]

  ( Chapter 2 enacted by Stats. 1976, Ch. 1010. )

ARTICLE 5. School Safety and Security [32250 - 32254]
  ( Article 5 added by Stats. 1980, Ch. 788, Sec. 1. )

32250.
  

The Legislature recognizes that crime, including vandalism, and violence have reached an alarming level at school sites throughout California. The Legislature further recognizes that there is a need for dealing with the complex problems of crime and violence at school sites and for developing effective techniques and programs to combat crime and violence at school sites.

(Added by Stats. 1980, Ch. 788, Sec. 1.)

32251.
  

There is hereby created in the Department of Education the School Safety and Security Resource Unit.

(Added by Stats. 1980, Ch. 788, Sec. 1.)

32252.
  

The primary functions of the School Safety and Security Resource Unit are all the following:

(a) Identification of exemplary programs and techniques which have been effectively utilized by any county superintendent of schools or in any school district to combat crime and violence in the public schools, and dissemination of information relating to such programs and techniques to county superintendents of schools and school districts.

(b) Provision of technical assistance to county superintendents of schools and school districts which are developing and implementing programs to deal with crime and violence at school sites.

(c) Attempt to ascertain the underlying causes of violence and vandalism at school sites, and dissemination of such information to county superintendents of schools and school districts.

(Added by Stats. 1980, Ch. 788, Sec. 1.)

32254.
  

The Department of Education shall not be subject to the duties, obligations, and responsibilities prescribed by this article unless funds specifically appropriated for the purposes of this article are available.

(Added by Stats. 1980, Ch. 788, Sec. 1.)

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