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    • The best way to do this is to have a consistent policy at the unit level. You need to meet as a committee and lay out how you handle disruptive scouts and write a policy. In our unit, we say we make an effort to accommodate all scouts, but if issues arise then a parent or parent appointed guardian may be required to attend meetings with the scout. If a parent cannot attend and the scout is disruptive, then the parent will be called to come pick up the scout. 
    • Right.  Stop there.   There is no point in looking any further for exceptions or loopholes.  Those are the rules.   Trying to conscientiously follow the BSA rules is like trying to never squash an ant.  You can never walk in the grass.  You can never drive a car.  You must always keep an eye on the sidewalk every step of the way.  It may be theoretically possible to do it, but it will ruin your life.  It will ruin your kid's life.  
    • Holy moly... That is either a woefully uninformed parent who thinks the BSA is somehow connected to their public school system, or an informed but still incredibly ballsy parent to demand that a mostly volunteer-run organization provide that kind support for their child. I want to believe it's the former, but suspect it's the latter.
    • I think that if you start looking at the G2SS and trying to justify exceptions you are going to get yourself all twisted up in knots.   I think @David CO said it well - the one-on-one rules in the G2SS will require you and your family to stop doing things that have been a normal part of life for many years - sleepovers, baby sitting, being one-on-one with your niece or nephew.  I suspect that the BSA knows this, but wanted to be show leadership in this space.  As such, they have set a very high bar.  If you are a leader in the BSA, you should live your whole life according to the rules in the G2SS.  Most will say it's to protect the BSA in lawsuits and they are probably right.  I'm a bit of an optimist and simply hope it's that the BSA got tired of having always getting blamed.  As a result, they decided to set a high bar. I think they've carved out an exception or two out of fear of losing whole categories of people - like teachers.  But, I don't expect to see an ever increasing list of exception cases.  While the exception cases would make it easier for people to live by the G2SS, it would do so by watering down the protection it provides.  I don't tink the BSA wants to water down their rules at this point in time.
    • Come to think of it: babysitting could be considered a “career.” My son has babysitting duties as part of what pays his room and board at my house. If he wanted to volunteer (he doesn’t) that shouldn’t be a barrier to doing so. 
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