HB1337 (2020) Detail

Permitting parents or guardians to opt out of armed assailant drills in their child's school.


HB 1337 - AS INTRODUCED

 

 

2020 SESSION

20-2449

06/03

 

HOUSE BILL 1337

 

AN ACT permitting parents or guardians to opt out of armed assailant drills in their child's school.

 

SPONSORS: Rep. Horrigan, Straf. 6

 

COMMITTEE: Education

 

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ANALYSIS

 

This bill permits parents to opt their child out of armed assailant drills in school.

 

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Explanation: Matter added to current law appears in bold italics.

Matter removed from current law appears [in brackets and struckthrough.]

Matter which is either (a) all new or (b) repealed and reenacted appears in regular type.

20-2449

06/03

 

STATE OF NEW HAMPSHIRE

 

In the Year of Our Lord Two Thousand Twenty

 

AN ACT permitting parents or guardians to opt out of armed assailant drills in their child's school.

 

Be it Enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives in General Court convened:

 

1  New Paragraph; Emergency Response Plans; Emergency Response Drills.  Amend RSA 189:64 by inserting after paragraph II the following new paragraph:

III.  Each school shall give 2 weeks notice to parents prior to conducting any armed assailant drill other than a discussion-based drill.  A parent may opt his or her child out of participation in such armed assailant drill.  This paragraph shall in no way be construed to apply to fire drills or other emergency drills.  

2  Effective Date.  This act shall take effect 60 days after its passage.

Links

HB1337 at GenCourtMobile
HB1337 Discussion

Action Dates

Date Body Type
Jan. 30, 2020 House Hearing
Feb. 25, 2020 House Exec Session

Bill Text Revisions

HB1337 Revision: 6940 Date: Dec. 2, 2019, 2:45 p.m.

Docket

Date Status
Jan. 8, 2020 Introduced 01/08/2020 and referred to Education HJ 1 P. 18
Jan. 30, 2020 Public Hearing: 01/30/2020 10:00 am LOB 207
Feb. 25, 2020 Executive Session: 02/25/2020 10:00 am LOB 207
Committee Report: Refer for Interim Study (Vote 17-2; CC)