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Proposed Federal Firearm Legislation HB645

  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. Further, the bill prohibits the use of these grant funds for the provision of a firearm or training in the use of a firearm.

Session: 117th Congress

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

Last Action Date: February 1, 2021

Link: https://www.congress.gov/bill/117th-congress/house-bill/645/all-info

Companion Bill: SB45

Sponsors

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4 sponsors: John Carter (R); Dan Crenshaw (R); Dan Meuser (R); Patrick Fallon (R);

Percentage of House Of Representatives sponsoring bill: 1% (4 of 435)

History
Chamber Date Action
House Feb 1, 2021 Introduced in House
House Feb 1, 2021 Referred to the House Committee on Education and Labor.
Texts
Type Date Federal Link Text
Introduced Feb 23 2021 federal link bill text
Amendments
Title Description Date State Link Text Adopted
There are no amendments to this bill at this time
Committee

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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