* USA - Put electronic eyes in school buses, senator says
How can Brooklyn children be kept safe on school buses?
Brooklyn,NY,USA -The Park Slope Courier, by Helen Klein -30 Mar 2007: -- One local legislator has introduced legislation for video monitoring on all such vehicles, in the wake of reports of sexual abuse and violence occurring on them... The bill, authored by State Senator Marty Golden, would require every one of the state’s 55,000 school buses – which carry 2.3 million children across the state -- to be so equipped... Included in the legislation is a provision whereby the state would reimburse local school districts for the expense of installing such equipment, based on existing transportation aid formulas...