HB 1217 Firearm safety education program; school boards may offer in elementary grades.
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Summary as introduced:
Firearm safety education program.  Allows local school boards to offer firearm safety education programs in the elementary grades. To assist local school boards opting to provide such instruction, the Board of Education must establish a standardized program of firearm safety education for students in the elementary school grades to promote the protection and safety of children. The bill requires that the program objectives incorporate, among other principles of firearm safety, accident prevention and the rules of the National Rifle Association's Eddie Eagle Gunsafe Program. Local school boards offering the program must comply with Board curriculum guidelines and integrate the instruction in appropriate subject areas, if feasible, to ensure that every elementary school student receives instruction in firearm safety education.

Full text:
01/14/10  House: Presented and ordered printed 10103810D  pdf | impact statement
03/22/10  House: Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB1217ER)  pdf | impact statement
04/21/10  House: Reenrolled bill text (HB1217ER2)  pdf
04/21/10  Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0859)  pdf

Senate amendments
Senate amendments engrossed
Governor's recommendation

01/14/10  House: Presented and ordered printed 10103810D
01/14/10  House: Referred to Committee on Militia, Police and Public Safety
01/21/10  House: Assigned MPPS sub: #1
02/04/10  House: Subcommittee recommends reporting (5-Y 0-N)
02/12/10  House: Reported from Militia, Police and Public Safety (21-Y 0-N)
02/14/10  House: Read first time
02/15/10  House: Read second time and engrossed
02/16/10  House: Read third time and passed House BLOCK VOTE (99-Y 0-N)
02/16/10  House: VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (99-Y 0-N)
02/17/10  Senate: Constitutional reading dispensed
02/17/10  Senate: Referred to Committee on Education and Health
03/04/10  Senate: Reported from Education and Health with amendment (10-Y 5-N)
03/05/10  Senate: Constitutional reading dispensed (39-Y 0-N)
03/08/10  Senate: Read third time
03/08/10  Senate: Reading of amendment waived
03/08/10  Senate: Committee amendment agreed to
03/08/10  Senate: Passed Senate with amendment (33-Y 7-N)
03/09/10  House: Placed on Calendar
03/10/10  House: Senate amendment agreed to by House (96-Y 0-N)
03/10/10  House: VOTE: --- ADOPTION (96-Y 0-N)
03/10/10  House: Reconsideration of Senate amendment agreed to by House
03/10/10  House: Passed by for the day
03/11/10  House: Senate amendment agreed to by House (96-Y 0-N)
03/11/10  House: VOTE: --- ADOPTION (96-Y 0-N)
03/22/10  House: Enrolled
03/22/10  House: Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB1217ER)
03/22/10  House: Signed by Speaker
03/25/10  Senate: Signed by President
04/13/10  House: Governor's recommendation received by House
04/20/10  House: Placed on Calendar
04/21/10  House: House concurred in Governor's recommendation (68-Y 24-N)
04/21/10  House: VOTE: --- ADOPTION (68-Y 24-N)
04/21/10  Senate: Senate concurred in Governor's recommendation (32-Y 7-N)
04/21/10  Governor: Governor's recommendation adopted
04/21/10  House: Reenrolled
04/21/10  House: Reenrolled bill text (HB1217ER2)
04/21/10  House: Signed by Speaker as reenrolled
04/21/10  Senate: Signed by President as reenrolled
04/21/10  House: Enacted, Chapter 859 (effective 7/1/10)
04/21/10  Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0859)