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Mandatory Planning

Mandatory Planning
Schools Must Have a Disaster Plan   Schools are Community Shelter Sites   School Construction Standards   Red Cross Lead in Sheltering
Education Code
Title 2, Division 3, Chapter 2
35295 - 35297
Earthquake Planning
  Education Code 49500 - 49505
Reimbursement for schools with
National Lunch Program
  Education Code 39140 - 39157 (K-12)
(81160 - 8147 (Community College)
California Field Act of 1993
  U.S. Public Law 4,
Jan 5, 1905 (33 Stat. 599)
Authorizes the Red Cross to undertake activities
for the relief of persons suffering from a disaster
Education Code
Title 5, 560
School district must prepare plan
  Mass Care and Shelter
Code 40041.5
Use of a school in a disaster
  Education Code 39210 - 39234 (K-12)
(81130 - 81147 (Community College)
Garrison Act, design and
construction of schools
  Education Code 40040 - 40080
School Sites available to the
Red Cross
U. S. Congress Act
Jan 5, 1905, 36 USC
  U. S. Public Law 93 - 288
sec. 3062
Disaster Relief Act of 1974
  Education Code 39159 - 39180
Private Schools Building
Safety Act
  Education Code 40040 - 40080
School Sites available to the
Red Cross
Assembly Bill
2786, Ch 1659
(Katz) 1984
  U. S. Public Law 100-707 (93-288)
sec 405
Stafford Act of 1988
  Health and Safety Code
19100 - 19183, Title 24
Buildings constructed to resist stress
from lateral forces
   
Health & Safety Regulation Code
Title 22, 101174
H&S Code 1596.867
  Assembly Bill
2786, Chapter 1659
(Katz) 1984
  Education Code 17077.10 - 17096
AB 1136, Ch. 709
Telephones in classrooms
   
Government Code 8550 - 8668
Title 2, Division 1, Chapter 7
CA Emergency Services Act, OES
      Education Code 17285
AB 865, Ch. 629
Districts may lease
seismicly safe buildings
   
Labor Code
SB 198, July 1, 1991
OSHA
           
Labor Code 3203
Title 8
OSHA mandate, employers implement
safety program for all personnel
           
Government Code
Title 2, Div 1, Chap 9, Art 9, Sec 8608
Local Disaster Preparedness Fund
for higher level of preparedness
           
Preparedness Measures
Training and Drills   Mitigation Measures for Safety   Use of ADA Days for Preparedness
Education Code 44277
SB 1733, Ch. 283
First Aid course meets
Professional Growth requirements
for Teachers
  Government Code Title 19, Ch 2400
Standardized Emergency
Management System
(SEMS)
  U. S. Public Law 106-390
HR 707
Disasster Mitigation Act of 2000
  Education Code 46390 - 46392
Average daily attendance
credit
Education Code 35021.5, 38001.5, 72330.5
SB 1626, Ch. 745
School Security Offers must be
trained in Dangerous and Diverse
Situations
  Education Code
33030 - 33041
Teacher in-service training
  Government Code 8587.7
SB 1122, Ch. 294
OES to distribute non-structural
earthquake pamphlet to K - 14
  Education Code 33030 - 33041
Boards may adopt own rules
and regulations
Education Code 238.8
AB 1931, Ch. 959
State Dept. of Education to provide
Hate violence identification,
ethnic sensitivity training
  Education Code Title 5, 550
Schools must conduct
fire drills
  Education Code 3228.1, 32228.3
AB 658, Ch. 645
Carl Washington School Safety
and Violence Prevention Act
   
    Education Code Title 5, 550
Schools must conduct
fire drills
  Schools Responsible for
Mitigation
of School Site
   
AB 697 Roybal-Allard
Ch 89-1056
Public School Earthquake Safety
  Education Code 51755 - 51757
Nuclear Age Education
Curriculum
  District Policies    

 

Disaster Response
Post-Disaster   Public Employees as
Disaster Workers
  Disaster Service Worker/
Workers' Compensation
  Transportation
Assembly Bill 3730
Ch 1352, 1988
Post-Disaster School Activities
  Government Code 835 - 840.6
Schools are liable for staff
actions during a disaster
  Labor Code 3352.94
Chapter 2
Disaster service worker
  Education Code 39800 - 39836
School bus capactiy
evacuation, and plan
Education Code 37210
School closure due to
emergency
  Civil Code 17145
Liability for civil defense
activities
  Labor Code 3211.9 - 3211.93A
Work's compensation for
disaster service workers
  Vehicle Code 40830, 41401, 41402
Related to violations required in order to
comply with federal or state disaster law
U. S. Public Law 875
Authorize federal assistance to states and
local governments in major natural disaster
  U. S. Title 1, Article 20
Ch. 8, sec 3
Oath of Office
  Labor Code 4351-4386
Workers' compensation for
school employees
   
    Government Code Title 1
Division 4, Chapter 83100 - 3109
Public employees disaster
service workers
  Labor Code 4702
Part 2, Division 4
Death Benefits
   
    Labor Code 4452
Average earnings
       

 

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