H.R.6512 - PROTECT KIDS Act115th Congress (2017-2018)
|Sponsor:||Rep. Bilirakis, Gus M. [R-FL-12] (Introduced 07/25/2018)|
|Committees:||House - Education and the Workforce; Judiciary|
|Latest Action:||House - 10/01/2018 Referred to the Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, Homeland Security, and Investigations. (All Actions)|
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Summary: H.R.6512 — 115th Congress (2017-2018)All Information (Except Text)
Introduced in House (07/25/2018)
Promoting Resource Officers Together for Exceptionally Critical Targets with Key Investments in Districts and Schools Act of 2018 or the PROTECT KIDS Act
This bill authorizes the Department of Justice (DOJ) to establish a five-year pilot program to make grants to local educational agencies for the hiring of school resource officers in elementary and secondary schools.
DOJ may give preferential consideration to local educational agencies that have a student population exceeding 65,000.