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Proposed Federal Firearm Legislation SB45

  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: 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)

Chamber Date Action
Senate Jan 26, 2021 Read twice and referred to the Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions.
Type Date Federal Link Text
Introduced Feb 11 2021 federal link bill text
Title Description Date State Link Text Adopted
There are no amendments to this bill at this time

Chamber: S

Committee Name: Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions

Votes - Click on description to view vote roll call

There have not been any votes on this bill

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