IN HB1253 | 2019 | Regular Session

Status

Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Republican 9-0)
Status: Enrolled on April 16 2019 - 75% progression
Action: 2019-04-18 - Senate advisors appointed: Tomes and Stoops
Text: Latest bill text (Engrossed) [PDF]

Summary

Specialized weapons and other training. Provides that, before an employee or any other staff member of a school corporation, charter school, or nonpublic school may carry a firearm in or on school property as authorized by a school board of the school corporation, charter school, or nonpublic school, the employee or staff member shall do the following: (1) Successfully complete certain specialized weapons training. (2) Provide proof to the school board that the employee or other staff member has successfully completed the specialized weapons training. (3) Complete the Minnesota multiphasic personality inventory 2 (MMPI-II) and provide proof of completion to the school corporation, charter school, or nonpublic school. Requires an employee or any other staff member of a school corporation, charter school, or nonpublic school to successfully complete eight hours of weapons training each year that the employee or staff member intends to carry a firearm in or on school property. Provides that a school corporation, charter school, or accredited nonpublic school may use grant money received from the Indiana safe schools fund to pay for part or all of specialized weapons training for employees of the school corporation, charter school, or accredited nonpublic school who are required to successfully complete or who request to attend the specialized weapons training. Establishes requirements for specialized weapons training. Requires, that for a person or entity to provide specialized weapons training to certain employees and other staff members of a school corporation, charter school, or nonpublic school, the person or entity apply and receive approval from the secured school safety board. Provides that a public school or an accredited nonpublic school may not conduct a training or drill for an employee of the school that includes, as any part of the training or drill, the expelling of any type of projectile at the employee unless: (1) the school informs the employee of the use of projectiles in the training or drill; and (2) the employee consents, in writing, to the use of projectiles during the training or drill. Provides that a public school or an accredited nonpublic school may not conduct or approve a training or a drill for a student of the school that includes, as any part of the training or drill, the expelling of any type of projectile. Allows a school to barricade or block a door during an active shooter drill or during an active shooter emergency occurring in a school building. Establishes requirements concerning the barricading or blocking of a door during an active shooter drill or during an active shooter emergency.

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Title

Specialized weapons and other training. Provides that, before an employee or any other staff member of a school corporation, charter school, or nonpublic school may carry a firearm in or on school property as authorized by a school board of the school corporation, charter school, or nonpublic school, the employee or staff member shall do the following: (1) Successfully complete certain specialized weapons training. (2) Provide proof to the school board that the employee or other staff member has successfully completed the specialized weapons training. (3) Complete the Minnesota multiphasic personality inventory 2 (MMPI-II) and provide proof of completion to the school corporation, charter school, or nonpublic school. Requires an employee or any other staff member of a school corporation, charter school, or nonpublic school to successfully complete eight hours of weapons training each year that the employee or staff member intends to carry a firearm in or on school property. Provides that a school corporation, charter school, or accredited nonpublic school may use grant money received from the Indiana safe schools fund to pay for part or all of specialized weapons training for employees of the school corporation, charter school, or accredited nonpublic school who are required to successfully complete or who request to attend the specialized weapons training. Establishes requirements for specialized weapons training. Requires, that for a person or entity to provide specialized weapons training to certain employees and other staff members of a school corporation, charter school, or nonpublic school, the person or entity apply and receive approval from the secured school safety board. Provides that a public school or an accredited nonpublic school may not conduct a training or drill for an employee of the school that includes, as any part of the training or drill, the expelling of any type of projectile at the employee unless: (1) the school informs the employee of the use of projectiles in the training or drill; and (2) the employee consents, in writing, to the use of projectiles during the training or drill. Provides that a public school or an accredited nonpublic school may not conduct or approve a training or a drill for a student of the school that includes, as any part of the training or drill, the expelling of any type of projectile. Allows a school to barricade or block a door during an active shooter drill or during an active shooter emergency occurring in a school building. Establishes requirements concerning the barricading or blocking of a door during an active shooter drill or during an active shooter emergency.

Sponsors


Roll Calls

2019-04-16 - Senate - Senate - Third reading (Y: 32 N: 14 NV: 3 Abs: 1) [PASS]
2019-04-15 - Senate - Senate - Amendment #2 (Melton) failed (Y: 12 N: 37 NV: 0 Abs: 1) [FAIL]
2019-04-10 - Senate - Senate - Committee Vote (Y: 8 N: 2 NV: 0 Abs: 0) [PASS]
2019-02-18 - House - Third reading (Y: 72 N: 25 NV: 1 Abs: 2) [PASS]
2019-02-14 - House - Amendment #14 (Chyung) failed (Y: 27 N: 62 NV: 6 Abs: 5) [FAIL]
2019-02-14 - House - Amendment #4 (Forestal) failed (Y: 28 N: 63 NV: 5 Abs: 4) [FAIL]
2019-02-14 - House - Amendment #2 (DeLaney) failed (Y: 31 N: 57 NV: 9 Abs: 3) [FAIL]
2019-02-11 - House - House - Committee Vote (Y: 8 N: 2 NV: 0 Abs: 3) [PASS]

History

DateChamberAction
2019-04-18SenateSenate advisors appointed: Tomes and Stoops
2019-04-18SenateSenate conferees appointed: Holdman and Melton
2019-04-18HouseHouse advisors appointed: Judy, Smaltz, Stutzman, Pfaff and Pierce
2019-04-18HouseHouse conferees appointed: Lucas and DeLaney
2019-04-18HouseHouse dissented from Senate amendments
2019-04-18HouseMotion to dissent filed
2019-04-16SenateReturned to the House with amendments
2019-04-16SenateSenator Crane added as cosponsor
2019-04-16SenateThird reading: passed; Roll Call 483: yeas 32, nays 14
2019-04-15SenateAmendment #2 (Melton) failed; Roll Call 465: yeas 12, nays 37
2019-04-15SenateAmendment #1 (Melton) failed; voice vote
2019-04-15SenateAmendment #3 (Holdman) prevailed; voice vote
2019-04-15SenateSecond reading: amended, ordered engrossed
2019-04-11SenateCommittee report: amend do pass, adopted
2019-04-04SenateSenator Kruse added as cosponsor
2019-03-04SenateFirst reading: referred to Committee on Education and Career Development
2019-02-19HouseReferred to the Senate
2019-02-18HouseRepresentative Smaltz added as coauthor
2019-02-18HouseSenate sponsors: Senators Holdman, Tomes and Raatz
2019-02-18HouseThird reading: passed; Roll Call 206: yeas 72, nays 25
2019-02-14HouseAmendment #14 (Chyung) failed; Roll Call 176: yeas 27, nays 62
2019-02-14HouseAmendment #4 (Forestal) failed; Roll Call 175: yeas 28, nays 63
2019-02-14HouseAmendment #2 (DeLaney) failed; Roll Call 174: yeas 31, nays 57
2019-02-14HouseAmendment #1 (Judy) prevailed; voice vote
2019-02-14HouseSecond reading: amended, ordered engrossed
2019-02-11HouseRepresentatives Judy and Stutzman added as coauthors
2019-02-11HouseCommittee report: amend do pass, adopted
2019-01-10HouseFirst reading: referred to Committee on Education
2019-01-10HouseAuthored by Representative Lucas

Indiana State Sources

TypeSource
Summaryhttp://iga.in.gov/legislative/2019/bills/house/1253/
Texthttp://iga.in.gov/static-documents/5/e/7/8/5e78b77c/HB1253.01.INTR.pdf
Texthttp://iga.in.gov/static-documents/a/4/6/3/a4634a0c/HB1253.01.INTR.pdf
Texthttp://iga.in.gov/static-documents/6/7/0/b/670b9420/HB1253.02.COMH.pdf
Texthttp://iga.in.gov/static-documents/5/1/5/3/5153a79f/HB1253.02.COMH.pdf
Texthttp://iga.in.gov/static-documents/d/f/6/f/df6f8327/HB1253.03.ENGH.pdf
Texthttp://iga.in.gov/static-documents/1/6/6/e/166eab8e/HB1253.03.ENGH.pdf
Texthttp://iga.in.gov/static-documents/5/9/7/e/597e75fa/HB1253.04.COMS.pdf
Texthttp://iga.in.gov/static-documents/3/6/a/2/36a2a2cd/HB1253.04.COMS.pdf
Texthttp://iga.in.gov/static-documents/2/a/0/e/2a0e5ff9/HB1253.05.ENGS.pdf
Roll Callhttp://iga.in.gov/static-documents/d/1/0/0/d1009b30/HB1253.01.INTR.02.pdf
Roll Callhttp://iga.in.gov/static-documents/a/6/a/3/a6a31e55/HB1253.174.pdf
Roll Callhttp://iga.in.gov/static-documents/d/4/1/c/d41c44a6/HB1253.175.pdf
Roll Callhttp://iga.in.gov/static-documents/2/6/e/6/26e6a58e/HB1253.176.pdf
Roll Callhttp://iga.in.gov/static-documents/4/1/b/3/41b33531/HB1253.206.pdf
Roll Callhttp://iga.in.gov/static-documents/2/9/b/7/29b7b565/HB1253.03.ENGH.00.pdf
Roll Callhttp://iga.in.gov/static-documents/e/7/2/5/e725b9c3/HB1253.465.pdf
Roll Callhttp://iga.in.gov/static-documents/2/3/a/a/23aae085/HB1253.483.pdf

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