Summary: H.R.8782 — 116th Congress (2019-2020)All Information (Except Text)

There is one summary for H.R.8782. Bill summaries are authored by CRS.

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Introduced in House (11/19/2020)

Keeping All Students Safe Act

This bill prohibits the use of seclusion and limits the use of physical restraint in schools and Head Start programs that receive federal funding. It also establishes enforcement provisions, including a private right of action for a student who has been subjected to unlawful seclusion or restraint, and creates a grant program for state educational agencies to implement the procedures required by the bill.