Bill Summary

HB 621 School Safety (2018 Session)
School Safety: Provides exception to prohibition on possessing firearms & specified devices on school property for authorized concealed weapon & firearm licensees who are designated by school principals & district school superintendents; provides requirements for designees; requires district school boards to formulate & prescribe policies & procedures for active shooter & hostage situations; requires that active shooter training for each school be conducted by law enforcement agency designated as first responders to school's campus; requires district school boards & private school principals & governing boards allow campus tours by such agency; permits district school boards to commission one or more school safety officers on each school's campus; requires district school superintendents to provide recommendations on school safety & security to law enforcement agencies. Effective Date: July 1, 2018
11/09/17
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Filed
11/15/17
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Referred to Criminal Justice Subcommittee; PreK-12 Quality Subcommittee; Judiciary Committee
11/15/17
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Now in Criminal Justice Subcommittee
01/22/18
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On Committee agenda - Criminal Justice Subcommittee, 01/24/18, 8:00 am, 404 H
01/24/18
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Favorable by Criminal Justice Subcommittee; 7 Yeas, 3 Nays
01/25/18
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Now in PreK-12 Quality Subcommittee
03/10/18
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Indefinitely postponed and withdrawn from consideration
03/10/18
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Died in PreK-12 Quality Subcommittee
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Filed on 11/09/17
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