CS/SB 968: School Safety
GENERAL BILL by Criminal Justice ; Hays
School Safety; Providing an exception to a prohibition on possession of firearms or other specified devices on school property or in other specified areas for authorized concealed weapon or firearm licensees as designated by school principals or district superintendents; requiring a school district board to formulate policies and procedures for managing active-shooter and hostage situations; requiring a district school board or private school principal to allow for campus tours by local law enforcement agencies once every 3 years, etc.
Last Action: 5/2/2014 Senate - Died in Education
Location: In committee/council (ED)
Bill Text: Web Page | PDF
- Criminal Justice (CJ)
- Education (ED)
- Appropriations Subcommittee on Education (AED)
- Appropriations (AP)
• Referred to Criminal Justice; Education; Appropriations Subcommittee on Education; Appropriations -SJ 79
• Introduced -SJ 79
• On Committee agenda-- Criminal Justice, 03/10/14, 4:00 pm, 37 Senate Office Building
• CS by Criminal Justice; YEAS 5 NAYS 2 -SJ 238
• Pending reference review under Rule 4.7(2) - (Committee Substitute)
• CS by Criminal Justice read 1st time -SJ 239
• Now in Education -SJ 238
• Died in Education
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