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.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Debbie Wasserman Schultz
Sponsor. Representative for Florida's 23rd congressional district. Democrat.
Last Updated: May 6, 2022
Length: 12 pages
117th Congress (2021–2023)
This bill was introduced on March 16, 2022, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.
Although this bill was not enacted, its provisions could have become law by being included in another bill. It is common for legislative text to be introduced concurrently in multiple bills (called companion bills), re-introduced in subsequent sessions of Congress in new bills, or added to larger bills (sometimes called omnibus bills).
49 Cosponsors (49 Democrats)
What legislators are saying
“Adams Urges Action at Gun Violence Event”
— Rep. Alma Adams [D-NC12] (Co-sponsor) on Jun 3, 2022
“House Passes Bonamici-Backed Bills to Prevent Gun Violence in Schools, Communities”
— Rep. Suzanne Bonamici [D-OR1] (Co-sponsor) on Jun 9, 2022
“congressman joe Morelle outlines necessary gun reforms to prevent tragedies like highland park attack”
— Rep. Joseph Morelle [D-NY25] (Co-sponsor) on Jul 6, 2022
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What stakeholders are saying
Sep 29, 2021
Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.
Mar 16, 2022
A committee has voted to issue a report to the full chamber recommending that the bill be considered further. Only about 1 in 4 bills are reported out of committee.
May 6, 2022
Reported by House Committee on Education and Labor
A committee issued a report on the bill, which often provides helpful explanatory background on the issue addressed by the bill and the bill's intentions.
H.R. 5428 (117th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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