Type of Conduct - Q1

Serious Bodily Injury is defined in IDEA as injury that involves substantial risk of death, extreme pain, protracted and obvious disfigurement, or protracted loss or impairment of a part of the body.

Did the conduct result in anyone receiving a Serious Bodily Injury?

YES               NO

The tool currently only includes the federal requirements. Federal requirements apply in all states and states may add on (but not subtract) from the Federal laws. The tool doesn't currently incorporate court decisions or other authoritative interpretation of the law that can clarify issues not explicitly clear from the statute or regulations alone.

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