H.R.5242 - School Resource Officer Assessment Act of 2018115th Congress (2017-2018)
|Sponsor:||Rep. Higgins, Clay [R-LA-3] (Introduced 03/09/2018)|
|Committees:||House - Education and the Workforce; Judiciary | Senate - Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions|
|Latest Action:||Senate - 05/16/2018 Received in the Senate and Read twice and referred to the Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions. (All Actions)|
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Text: H.R.5242 — 115th Congress (2017-2018)All Information (Except Text)
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Referred in Senate (05/16/2018)
Received; read twice and referred to the Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions
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.
This Act may be cited as the “School Resource Officer Assessment Act of 2018”.
Not later than 1 year after the date of enactment of this Act, the Attorney General and the Secretary of Education shall jointly conduct and submit to Congress, a survey of the assignment of school resource officers at public elementary schools and secondary schools, which shall include, with respect to each such school that chose to respond to such survey, a determination of whether—
(1) on or after January 1, 2018, such a school has been assigned a school resource officer; and
(A) the number of such assignments; and
(B) whether each such assignment is on a full-time or part-time basis.
In this Act:
(1) ESEA TERMS.—The terms “elementary school” and “secondary school” have the meanings given the terms in section 8101 of the Elementary and Secondary Education Act of 1965 (20 U.S.C. 7801).
(2) SCHOOL RESOURCE OFFICER.—The term “school resource officer” has the meaning given the term in section 1709(4) of the Omnibus Crime Control and Safe Streets Act of 1968 (34 U.S.C. 10389(4)).
Passed the House of Representatives May 15, 2018.
|Attest:||karen l. haas,|