PA Bill Number: HB2440
Title: Providing for the designation of shooting ranges, sportsman clubs, hunting facilities and business relating to the sale and production of firearms ...
Description: Providing for the designation of shooting ranges, sportsman clubs, hunting facilities and business relating to the sale and production of firear ...
Last Action: Veto No. 16
Last Action Date: Nov 25, 2020
This bill would mandate schools of higher learning disclose their policies on firearms. This is an anti-gun attack on these institutions to intimidate them by frightening away prospective students.
Title: Campus Gun Policy Transparency Act
Subject: Education: Criminal justice information and records: Education programs funding: Firearms and explosives: Higher education: Student aid and college costs: Violent crime
Description: Campus Gun Policy Transparency Act This bill amends title IV (Student Assistance) of the Higher Education Act of 1965 to modify campus security reporting requirements for an institution of higher education (IHE) that participates in federal student aid programs. Currently, an IHE must annually report certain crime statistics in the following categories: (1) criminal offenses; (2) criminal offenses motivated by bias (i.e., hate crimes); (3) domestic violence, dating violence, and stalking; and (4) arrests and referrals for disciplinary action. This bill expands the categories of reportable crime statistics to also include criminal offenses in which a firearm was present at the scene of the crime. Additionally, it requires an IHE to include, in its annual security report provided to students and employees, a statement of its current policy on concealed carry or open carry of firearms. An IHE must also disclose that policy on its website and in promotional materials.
Session: 115th Congress
Last Action: Referred to the House Committee on Education and the Workforce.
Last Action Date: February 15, 2017
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|House||Feb 15 2017||Introduced in House|
|House||Feb 15 2017||Referred to the House Committee on Education and the Workforce.|
|Introduced||Feb 23 2017||federal bill text||bill text|
|There are no amendments to this bill at this time|
Committee Name: Education And The Workforce
There have not been any votes on this bill
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