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Education

Free Public Schools

CHAPTER 43. HEALTHY SCHOOLS INDOOR ENVIRONMENT PORTAL


As used in this chapter:

(1) "Indoor environment" means the overall potential health factors within a specific school, including air quality, mold levels, and other potentially harmful toxins.

81 Del. Laws, c. 93, § 1.;

The Division of Public Health and the Department of Education shall collaborate with local school districts to identify information and technical resources to guide schools in improving the indoor environment.

81 Del. Laws, c. 93, § 1.;

The Division of Public Health shall provide technical expertise and information support to local school districts in addressing indoor environment concerns by establishing an information portal on the Delaware Health and Social Services website.

81 Del. Laws, c. 93, § 1.;

The Department of Education shall provide notification to local school districts of the newly created portal at least once per school year.

81 Del. Laws, c. 93, § 1.;

Every public school within a local school district shall post the contact number for the Division of Public Health in a location for public display.

81 Del. Laws, c. 93, § 1.;

The Division of Public Health shall have the authority to make unannounced visits to any public school within a local school district for the purpose of complying with this chapter. No public school official shall attempt to prohibit any unannounced visit by the Division of Public Health when acting pursuant to this chapter.

81 Del. Laws, c. 93, § 1.;