FL H0621 | 2018 | Regular Session


Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Republican 4-0)
Status: Failed on March 10 2018 - 100% progression
Action: 2018-03-10 - Died in PreK-12 Quality Subcommittee
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [PDF]


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.

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School Safety



2018-03-10HouseDied in PreK-12 Quality Subcommittee
2018-03-10HouseIndefinitely postponed and withdrawn from consideration
2018-01-25HouseNow in PreK-12 Quality Subcommittee
2018-01-24HouseFavorable by Criminal Justice Subcommittee; YEAS 7 NAYS 3
2018-01-22HouseOn Committee agenda-- Criminal Justice Subcommittee, 01/24/18, 8:00 am, Sumner Hall
2017-11-15HouseReferred to Criminal Justice Subcommittee; PreK-12 Quality Subcommittee; Judiciary Committee

Same As/Similar To

S1236 (Same As) 2018-03-10 - Died in Judiciary
S7026 (Similar To) 2018-03-09 - Chapter No. 2018-3
H7101 (Similar To) 2018-03-10 - Died on Calendar

Code Citations

ChapterArticleSectionCitation TypeStatute Text
100607Amended CodeSee Bill Text
100612Amended CodeSee Bill Text
1012315Amended CodeSee Bill Text
43504Amended CodeSee Bill Text
790115Amended CodeSee Bill Text
790251Amended CodeSee Bill Text
9210022Amended CodeSee Bill Text

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