HB 46 School crisis and emergency management plans; includes terrorism.
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Summary as passed: (all summaries)
School crisis and emergency management plans. Adds incidents involving acts of terrorism to those crises and events that must be addressed in the school crisis and emergency plan to be developed by each public school in the Commonwealth.

Currently, the crises and events to be addressed include various natural disasters; medical emergencies; student or staff member deaths; explosions; bomb threats; gun, knife or other weapons threats; spills or exposures to hazardous substances; the presence of unauthorized persons or trespassers; the loss, disappearance or kidnapping of a student; hostage situations; violence on school property or at school activities; and other incidents posing a serious threat of harm to students, personnel, or facilities. This bill is identical to SB 442.

Full text:
01/09/02  House: Presented & ordered printed, prefiled 12/12/01 025969760  pdf | impact statement
02/25/02  House: Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB46ER)  pdf | impact statement
03/27/02  Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0235)  pdf

Amendments:
Senate amendments
Senate amendments engrossed

Status:
01/09/02  House: Presented & ordered printed, prefiled 12/12/01 025969760
01/09/02  House: Referred to Committee on Education
01/21/02  House: Reported from Education (22-Y 0-N)
01/22/02  House: Read first time
01/23/02  House: Read second time and engrossed
01/24/02  House: Read third time and passed House BLOCK VOTE (99-Y 0-N)
01/24/02  House: VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (99-Y 0-N)
01/24/02  House: Communicated to Senate
01/25/02  Senate: Constitutional reading dispensed
01/25/02  Senate: Referred to Committee on Education and Health
02/14/02  Senate: Reported from Ed. & H. with amendment (11-Y 0-N)
02/15/02  Senate: Const. reading disp., passed by for the day (40-Y 0-N)
02/15/02  Senate: VOTE: CONST. RDG. DISPENSED R (40-Y 0-N)
02/18/02  Senate: Read third time
02/18/02  Senate: Reading of amendment waived
02/18/02  Senate: Committee amendment agreed to
02/18/02  Senate: Engrossed by Senate as amended
02/18/02  Senate: Passed Senate with amendment (40-Y 0-N)
02/18/02  Senate: VOTE: PASSAGE R (40-Y 0-N)
02/19/02  House: Placed on Calendar
02/20/02  House: Senate amendment agreed to by House (99-Y 0-N)
02/20/02  House: VOTE: ADOPTION (99-Y 0-N)
02/25/02  House: Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB46ER)
03/07/02  House: Enrolled
03/07/02  House: Signed by Speaker
03/07/02  Senate: Signed by President
03/22/02  Governor: Approved by Governor-Chapter 235 (effective 7/1/02)
03/27/02  Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0235)