MA H2197 | 2015-2016 | 189th General Court

Note: Legislation replaced by H4611


Spectrum: Moderate Partisan Bill (Republican 6-1)
Status: Introduced on January 20 2015 - 25% progression
Action: 2016-09-15 - Accompanied a study order, see H4611
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [PDF]


For legislation to authorize licensed, qualified retired law enforcement officers to carry firearms on the grounds of any elementary school, secondary school, college or university. Public Safety and Homeland Security.

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To promote school safety



2016-09-15HouseAccompanied a study order, see H4611
2015-11-25JointHearing scheduled for 12/02/2015 from 01:00 PM-05:00 PM in A-1
2015-01-20SenateSenate concurred
2015-01-20HouseReferred to the Joint Committee on Public Safety and Homeland Security

Same As/Similar To

H4611 (Replaced by) 2016-09-15 - Discharged to the committee on House Rules
H1658 (Similar To) 2016-10-24 - Accompanied a study order, see H4706
H1659 (Similar To) 2016-09-22 - Accompanied a study order, see H4624
H1876 (Similar To) 2016-04-21 - Read second and ordered to a third reading
H1660 (Similar To) 2016-10-24 - Accompanied a study order, see H4706
H1661 (Similar To) 2016-10-24 - Accompanied a study order, see H4706

Massachusetts State Sources

Bill Comments 750