Name of Organization: Commission on School Safety and Juvenile Violence

(Assembly Bill 686, Chapter 607, Statutes of Nevada 1999)

Date and Time of Meeting: Thursday, December 2, 1999

9:30 a.m.

Place of Meeting: Grant Sawyer State Office Building

Room 4401

555 East Washington Avenue

Las Vegas, Nevada

Note: Some members of the Commission may be attending the meeting, and other persons may observe the meeting and provide testimony, through a simultaneous video conference conducted at the following location:

Legislative Building

Room 3138

401 South Carson Street

Carson City, Nevada


I. Opening Remarks by the Chair and Introductions

Senator Valerie Wiener

*II. Approval of the Minutes of the November 9, 1999, Meeting

*III. Review and Discussion Regarding the Development of a Statewide Emergency Response Plan to Incidents of School Violence

A. Ralph Cadwallader, Nevada Association of School Administrators

B. Debbie Cahill, Nevada State Education Association

C. Henry Etchemendy, Executive Director, Nevada Association of School Boards

D. Phil Gervasi, President, Police Officers' Association, Clark County School District (CCSD)

E. Brenda Kennedy, President, Nevada Parent-Teacher Association

F. Stan Olsen, Nevada Sheriff's and Chief's Association

G. Student Representatives, CCSD

*IV. Work Session:  Development of a Statewide Emergency Response Plan to Incidents of School Violence

V. Public Comment

VI. Future Meetings and Directions to Staff

VII. Adjournment

*Denotes items on which the committee may take action.

Note: We are pleased to make reasonable accommodations for members of the public who are disabled and wish to attend the meeting. If special arrangements for the meeting are necessary, please notify the Research Division of the Legislative Counsel Bureau, in writing, at the Legislative Building, 401 South Carson Street, Carson City, Nevada 89701-4747, or call Linda Chandler Law, at (775) 684-6825, as soon as possible.

Notice of this meeting was posted in the following Carson City, Nevada, locations:  Blasdel Building, 209 East Musser Street; Capitol Press Corps, Basement, Capitol Building; City Hall, 201 North Carson Street; Legislative Building, 401 South Carson Street; and Nevada State Library, 100 Stewart Street. Notice of this meeting was faxed for posting to the following Las Vegas, Nevada, locations:  Grant Sawyer State Office Building, 555 East Washington Avenue; and Clark County Office, 500 South Grand Central Parkway.