School crisis, emergency management, and medical emergency response plans; development and review. (HB1737)

Introduced By

Del. Tommy Wright (R-Victoria) with support from co-patron Del. Steve Landes (R-Weyers Cave)

Progress

Introduced
Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law

Description

Development and review of school crisis, emergency management, and medical emergency response plans; include certain first responders. Requires each school board to include the chief law-enforcement officer, the fire chief, the chief of the emergency medical services agency, the executive director of the relevant regional emergency medical services council, and the emergency management official of the locality, or their designees, in the development and review of school crisis, emergency management, and medical emergency response plans. Under current law, the school board is required to provide copies of such plans to the chief law-enforcement officer, the fire chief, the chief of the emergency medical services agency, and the emergency management official of the locality but is not required to include such first responders in the development and review of such plans. This bill is identical to SB 1220. Read the Bill »

Outcome

Bill Has Passed

History

DateAction
12/19/2018Committee
12/19/2018Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/09/19 19100652D
12/19/2018Referred to Committee on Militia, Police and Public Safety
01/15/2019Impact statement from DPB (HB1737)
01/15/2019Assigned MPPS sub: Subcommittee #2
01/24/2019House subcommittee amendments and substitutes offered
01/24/2019Subcommittee recommends reporting with amendments (5-Y 0-N)
01/25/2019Reported from Militia, Police and Public Safety with amendments (21-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/29/2019Read first time
01/30/2019Read second time
01/30/2019Committee amendments agreed to
01/30/2019Engrossed by House as amended HB1737E
01/30/2019Printed as engrossed 19100652D-E
01/31/2019Read third time and passed House BLOCK VOTE (99-Y 0-N)
01/31/2019VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (99-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/01/2019Constitutional reading dispensed
02/01/2019Referred to Committee on Education and Health
02/05/2019Impact statement from DPB (HB1737E)
02/07/2019Reported from Education and Health (15-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/08/2019Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/11/2019Read third time
02/11/2019Passed Senate (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/13/2019Enrolled
02/13/2019Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB1737ER)
02/13/2019Signed by Speaker
02/14/2019Impact statement from DPB (HB1737ER)
02/14/2019Signed by President
02/15/2019Enrolled Bill communicated to Governor on February 15, 2019
02/15/2019G Governor's Action Deadline Midnight, February 22, 2019
02/22/2019G Approved by Governor-Chapter 141 (effective 7/1/19)
02/22/2019G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0141)