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Last Action Date: Nov 14, 2019

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Proposed Pennsylvania Senate Legislation SB1142

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This legislation creates a program called Safe2Say which provides an anonymous way to report concerning behavior so as to provide for safer schools. These programs have the potential to be weaponized against individuals. Sponsor: Sen. Browne

Legislation Overview

Title: In school finances, further providing for intergovernmental agreements for school security and safety; in grounds and buildings, further providing for school police officers; in safe schools, further providing for the Office for Safe Schools; providing for school safety and security and for school police officers and school resource officers; establishing the School Safety and Security Fund; establishing the Safe2Say Program; and providing for methods of anonymous reporting concerning unsafe activities in schools.

Subject:

Description: An Act amending the act of March 10, 1949 (P.L.30, No.14), known as the Public School Code of 1949, in school finances, further providing for intergovernmental agreements for school security and safety; in grounds and buildings, further providing for school police officers; in safe schools, further providing for the Office for Safe Schools; providing for school safety and security and for school police officers and school resource officers; establishing the School Safety and Security Fund; establishing the Safe2Say Program; and providing for methods of anonymous reporting concerning unsafe activities in schools.

Session: 2017-2018 Regular Session

Last Action: Act No. 44

Last Action Date: June 22, 2018

Link: http://www.legis.state.pa.us/cfdocs/billinfo/bill_history.cfm?syear=2017&sind=0&body=S&type=B&bn=1142

Sponsors

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32 sponsors: Patrick Browne (R); Vincent Hughes (D); Scott Martin (R); Jay Costa (D); John Eichelberger (R); Robert Tomlinson (R); Wayne Langerholc (R); Randy Vulakovich (R); Elder Vogel (R); John Gordner (R); Wayne Fontana (D); David Argall (R); John Sabatina (D); James Brewster (D); Judy Schwank (D); Guy Reschenthaler (R); Lisa Boscola (D); John Blake (D); Daylin Leach (D); John Yudichak (D); Lawrence Farnese (D); Arthur Haywood (D); Christine Tartaglione (D); Anthony Williams (D); Thomas Killion (R); John Rafferty (R); Robert Mensch (R); Michael Regan (R); Patrick Stefano (R); Camera Bartolotta (R); Daniel Laughlin (R); Michele Brooks (R)

History
Chamber Date Action
House Jun 22, 2018 Third consideration and final passage (194-0)
Senate Jun 22, 2018 Act No. 44
Senate Jun 22, 2018 Approved by the Governor
Senate Jun 22, 2018 Presented to the Governor
Senate Jun 22, 2018 Signed in House
Senate Jun 22, 2018 Signed in Senate
Senate Jun 22, 2018 Senate concurred in House amendments (47-1)
Senate Jun 22, 2018 Re-reported on concurrence, as committed
Senate Jun 22, 2018 Referred to RULES AND EXECUTIVE NOMINATIONS
Senate Jun 22, 2018 In the Senate
House Jun 21, 2018 Re-referred to APPROPRIATIONS
House Jun 21, 2018 Re-reported as amended
House Jun 21, 2018 Second consideration
House Jun 20, 2018 Removed from table
House Jun 19, 2018 Reported as committed
House Jun 19, 2018 Laid on the table
House Jun 19, 2018 First consideration
House Jun 8, 2018 Referred to EDUCATION
House Jun 6, 2018 In the House
Senate Jun 6, 2018 Third consideration and final passage (49-0)
Senate Jun 5, 2018 Amended on third consideration
Senate May 21, 2018 Amended on third consideration
Senate May 21, 2018 Re-reported as committed
Senate Apr 25, 2018 Re-referred to APPROPRIATIONS
Senate Apr 25, 2018 Second consideration
Senate Apr 24, 2018 Reported as committed
Senate Apr 24, 2018 First consideration
Senate Apr 20, 2018 Referred to EDUCATION
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Votes - Click on description to view vote roll call
Description Vote Date Yea Votes Nay Votes Absent Passed Rating Comments
06/22/2018 18 0 0 Yes
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06/22/2018 194 0 9 Yes
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06/22/2018 47 1 0 Yes
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06/21/2018 32 0 0 Yes
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06/21/2018 32 0 0 Yes
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06/19/2018 26 0 0 Yes
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06/6/2018 49 0 0 Yes
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05/21/2018 25 0 0 Yes
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04/24/2018 12 0 0 Yes
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