S. 756: Helping Schools Protect Our Children Act of 2013

Introduced:
Apr 17, 2013
Status:
Referred to Committee
Prognosis
0% chance of being enacted
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Sponsor
Dianne Feinstein
Senior Senator from California
Party
Democrat
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Last Updated
Apr 17, 2013
Length
3 pages
 
Status

This bill was assigned to a congressional committee on April 17, 2013, which will consider it before possibly sending it on to the House or Senate as a whole.

Progress
Introduced Apr 17, 2013
Referred to Committee Apr 17, 2013
Reported by Committee ...
Passed Senate ...
Passed House ...
Signed by the President ...
Prognosis

1% chance of getting past committee.
0% chance of being enacted.

Only 11% of bills made it past committee and only about 3% were enacted in 2011–2013. [show factors | methodology]

 
Full Title

A bill to allow funds under title II of the Elementary and Secondary Education Act of 1965 to be used to provide training to school personnel regarding how to recognize child sexual abuse.

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Cosponsors
1 cosponsors (1R) (show)
Committees

Senate Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions

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4/17/2013--Introduced.
Helping Schools Protect Our Children Act of 2013 - Amends the Elementary and Secondary Education Act of 1965 to include the training of school personnel to recognize child sexual abuse among the uses of grants to states and subgrants to local educational agencies and partnerships under part A (Teacher and Principal Training and Recruiting Fund) of title II.

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