About the bill
- Full Title
To provide private school parity with public schools in obtaining criminal background checks of employees, volunteers, and applicants, and for other purposes.
- Summary (CRS)
7/26/2002--Introduced.Keeping All Children Safe in Schools Act of 2002 - Requires that private elementary and secondary schools have the same access and responsibilities as public schools in obtaining criminal background ...
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The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.
Jul 26, 2002
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This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 5257”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.
6 cosponsors (3R, 3D)
- Committee Assignments
The committee chair determines whether a bill will move past the committee stage.
There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.
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Civic Impulse. (2015). H.R. 5257 — 107th Congress: Keeping All Children Safe in Schools Act of 2002. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/107/hr5257
“H.R. 5257 — 107th Congress: Keeping All Children Safe in Schools Act of 2002.” www.GovTrack.us. 2002. October 5, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/107/hr5257>
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