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Proposed Federal Firearm Legislation HB4951

  this is an anti-gun bill
Legislation Overview

Title: School Security Enhancement Act

Subject: Education: Building construction: Child safety and welfare: Crimes against children: Education programs funding: Educational facilities and institutions: Elementary and secondary education: Firearms and explosives: Violent crime

Description: 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. The bill prohibits the use of grant funds for the provision of a firearm or training in the use of a firearm.

Session: 116th Congress

Last Action: Referred to the House Committee on Education and Labor.

Last Action Date: October 31, 2019


Companion Bill: SB1442


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5 sponsors: John Carter (R); Michael McCaul (R); Henry Cuellar (D); Dan Crenshaw (R); Ted Budd (R);

Percentage of House Of Representatives sponsoring bill: 1% (5 of 435)

Chamber Date Action
House Oct 31, 2019 Introduced in House
House Oct 31, 2019 Referred to the House Committee on Education and Labor.
Type Date Federal Link Text
Introduced Nov 12 2019 federal link bill text
Title Description Date State Link Text Adopted
There are no amendments to this bill at this time

Chamber: H

Committee Name: Education and Labor

Votes - Click on description to view vote roll call

There have not been any votes on this bill

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