H.R.4606 - Alyssa's Legacy Youth in Schools Safety Alert Act116th Congress (2019-2020) |
|Sponsor:||Rep. Gottheimer, Josh [D-NJ-5] (Introduced 10/04/2019)|
|Committees:||House - Education and Labor; Judiciary|
|Latest Action:||House - 10/28/2019 Referred to the Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security. (All Actions)|
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Summary: H.R.4606 — 116th Congress (2019-2020)All Information (Except Text)
Introduced in House (10/04/2019)
Alyssa's Legacy Youth in Schools Safety Alert Act or the ALYSSA Act
This bill addresses school security by, among other requirements, mandating that each elementary school and secondary school have a silent alarm to alert local law enforcement authorities and emergency responders about a safety issue at the school.
It conditions receipt of funds by a local educational agency upon each elementary and secondary school served by such agency being equipped with at least one panic alarm for use in a school emergency.
The bill reauthorizes the school resource officers program for FY2021-FY2030.