Reporting Child Abuse or Neglect 4-68

School Board of the City of Virginia Beach
Policy 4-68


Reporting Child Abuse or Neglect

The Superintendent shall develop regulations which ensure that School Board employees report any cases of suspected child abuse or neglect.

Code of Virginia, § 63.2-1509, as amended. Requirement that certain injuries to children be reported by physicians, nurses, teachers, etc.; penalty for failure to report.

Code of Virginia, § 63.2-1518, as amended. Authority to talk to child or sibling.

Code of Virginia, § § 63.2-1507, as amended. Cooperation by state entities.

Adopted by School Board: July 16, 1991
Amended by School Board: July 13, 1993 (Effective August 14, 1993)
Amended by School Board: October 18, 2016