S. 3682 (112th): CAMPUS Safety Act of 2012

Introduced:
Dec 13, 2012 (112th Congress, 2011–2013)
Status:
Died (Referred to Committee)
Sponsor
Mark Warner
Senior Senator from Virginia
Party
Democrat
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Last Updated
Dec 13, 2012
Length
5 pages
Related Bills
S. 433 (113th) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Feb 28, 2013

H.R. 6691 (Related)
To establish and operate a National Center for Campus Public Safety.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Dec 20, 2012

 
Status

This bill was introduced on December 13, 2012, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Progress
Introduced Dec 13, 2012
Referred to Committee Dec 13, 2012
 
Full Title

A bill to establish and operate a National Center for Campus Public Safety.

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Cosponsors
7 cosponsors (6D, 1R) (show)
Committees

Senate Judiciary

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Library of Congress Summary

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12/13/2012--Introduced.
Center to Advance, Monitor, and Preserve University Security Safety Act of 2012 or the CAMPUS Safety Act of 2012 - Amends the Omnibus Crime Control and Safe Streets Act of 1968 to authorize the Director of the Office of Community Oriented Policing Services to establish and operate a National Center for Campus Public Safety.
Tasks the Center with strengthening the safety and security of institutions of higher education (IHEs) by:
(1) training IHE public safety personnel and their collaborative partners;
(2) fostering relevant research;
(3) collecting and disseminating information and best practices regarding campus safety;
(4) developing protocols and best practices to prevent, protect against, and respond to dangerous and violent situations that threaten the campus community; and
(5) promoting cooperation among public safety and emergency management personnel of IHEs and their collaborative partners, including law enforcement, emergency management, and mental health agencies.
Authorizes the Director to award grants to IHEs and other nonprofit organizations for activities that will assist the Center in performing its functions.

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