US SB45 | 2021-2022 | 117th Congress

Status

Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Republican 1-0)
Status: Introduced on January 26 2021 - 25% progression
Action: 2021-01-26 - Read twice and referred to the Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions.
Pending: Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [PDF]

Summary

Allows local educational agencies to use specified portions of Student Support and Academic Enrichment grants for planning and designing school buildings and facilities, installing infrastructure, and implementing other measures to strengthen security on school premises. Further, the bill prohibits the use of these grant funds for the provision of a firearm or training in the use of a firearm.

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Title

School Security Enhancement Act

Sponsors

Sen. Ted Cruz [R-TX]

History

DateChamberAction
2021-01-26SenateRead twice and referred to the Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions.

Same As/Similar To

HB645 (Same As) 2021-02-01 - Referred to the House Committee on Education and Labor.

Subjects


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Bill Comments 750

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