2017 New Jersey Revised Statutes
TITLE 18A - EDUCATION
Section 18A:37-29 - "Week of Respect"; designated.
18A:37-29 "Week of Respect"; designated.
26. The week beginning with the first Monday in October of each year is designated as a "Week of Respect" in the State of New Jersey. School districts, in order to recognize the importance of character education, shall observe the week by providing age-appropriate instruction focusing on preventing harassment, intimidation, or bullying as defined in section 2 of P.L.2002, c.83 (C.18A:37-14). Throughout the school year the school district shall provide ongoing age-appropriate instruction on preventing harassment, intimidation, and bullying in accordance with the core curriculum content standards.
L.2010, c.122, s.26.