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H.R. 4301: School Shooting Safety and Preparedness Act

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To require the Secretary of Education, in consultation with the Attorney General and the Secretary of Health and Human Services, to publish an annual report on indicators of school crime and safety that includes data on school shootings, and for other purposes.

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Sponsor and status

Tulsi Gabbard

Sponsor. Representative for Hawaii's 2nd congressional district. Democrat.

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Last Updated: Sep 12, 2019
Length: 8 pages
Sep 12, 2019

Ordered Reported on Sep 18, 2019

The committees assigned to this bill sent it to the House or Senate as a whole for consideration on September 18, 2019.

3% chance of being enacted according to Skopos Labs (details)

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What legislators are saying

Reps. Tulsi Gabbard, Lucy McBath, and Jahana Hayes Urge House Vote on School Shooting Safety Bill
    — Rep. Tulsi Gabbard [D-HI2] (Sponsor) on Nov 22, 2019

***VIDEO FILE INCLUDED*** Rep. Lee Delivers Impassioned Address Opposing Amendment to Block School Shooting Data Collection
    — Rep. Susie Lee [D-NV3] (Co-sponsor) on Sep 18, 2019

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    — Rep. Jack Bergman [R-MI1] on Feb 5, 2020

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What stakeholders are saying

Institute for Spending Reform estimates H.R. 4301 will add $1 million in new spending through 2024.


Sep 12, 2019

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Sep 18, 2019
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H.R. 4301 is a bill in the United States Congress.

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