STATE OF NEW JERSEY
PRE-FILED FOR INTRODUCTION IN THE 2020 SESSION
Assemblywoman PAMELA R. LAMPITT
District 6 (Burlington and Camden)
Assemblyman HERB CONAWAY, JR.
District 7 (Burlington)
Assemblywoman VALERIE VAINIERI HUTTLE
District 37 (Bergen)
Assemblymen Benson, Tucker, Assemblyman Calabrese, Assemblywoman Mosquera, Assemblymen Verrelli, Houghtaling, Assemblywoman Downey, Assemblymen Webber, Rooney, Johnson and Assemblywoman McKnight
Requires certain student identification cards to contain telephone number for suicide prevention hotline.
CURRENT VERSION OF TEXT
As reported by the Assembly Higher Education Committee with technical review.
An Act concerning student suicide prevention and supplementing chapter 6 and chapter 3B of Title 18A of the New Jersey Statutes.
Be It Enacted by the Senate and General Assembly of the State of New Jersey:
1. A public school that includes any of the grades seven through 12 and that issues student identification cards shall have printed on the back of the student identification cards the telephone number for a suicide prevention hotline.
2. An institution of higher education that issues student identification cards shall have printed on the back of the student identification cards the telephone number for a suicide prevention hotline.
3. Section 1 of this act shall take effect in the first full school year following the date of enactment, and section 2 of this act shall take effect in the first full academic year following the date of enactment.