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: Read twice and referred to the Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions.
Last Action Date: January 26, 2021
Companion Bill: HB645
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1 sponsors: Ted Cruz (R);
Percentage of Senate sponsoring bill: 1% (1 of 100)
|Senate||Jan 26, 2021||Read twice and referred to the Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions.|
|Introduced||Feb 11 2021||federal link||bill text|
|There are no amendments to this bill at this time|
Committee Name: Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions
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