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H.R. 5242: School Resource Officer Assessment Act of 2018

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To require the Attorney General and the Secretary of Education to conduct a survey of all public schools to determine the number of school resource officers at such schools.

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Sponsor and status

Clay Higgins

Sponsor. Representative for Louisiana's 3rd congressional district. Republican.

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Last Updated: May 16, 2018
Length: 3 pages

Mar 9, 2018


Passed House (Senate next) on May 15, 2018

This bill passed in the House on May 15, 2018 and goes to the Senate next for consideration.


62% chance of being enacted according to Skopos Labs (details)


Mar 9, 2018

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May 11, 2018
On House Schedule

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May 15, 2018
Passed House (Senate next)

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Passed Senate

Signed by the President

H.R. 5242 is a bill in the United States Congress.

A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.

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