Title: Justice for Victims of School Shootings Act
Subject: Crime and law enforcement: Assault and harassment offenses: Criminal procedure and sentencing: Elementary and secondary education: Firearms and explosives: Higher education: Violent crime
Description: Establishes additional criminal penalties for discharging or attempting to discharge a firearm in a school zone. In addition, it revises the applicable definition of school to include colleges, universities, and other postsecondary institutions.
Session: 116th Congress
Last Action: Referred to the Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security.
Last Action Date: September 25, 2019
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Percentage of House Of Representatives sponsoring bill: 0% (2 of 435)
|House||Sep 25, 2019||Referred to the Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security.|
|House||Aug 23, 2019||Introduced in House|
|House||Aug 23, 2019||Referred to the House Committee on the Judiciary.|
|Introduced||Aug 23 2019||federal link||bill text|
|There are no amendments to this bill at this time|
Committee Name: Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security
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