Senate Bill 162

Last Action to Education (S)
Title AN ACT relating to school safety.
Bill Documents Introduced
Bill Request Number 1410
Sponsor D. Carroll
Summary of Original Version Create a new section of KRS Chapter 158 to allow school districts to implement a safety response program using less-than-lethal weapons; define "less-than-lethal ammunition" and "less-than-lethal weapon"; require school employees to be trained for participation in the program; require the Department of Kentucky State Police to provide or certify the training; establish requirements for the storage of less-than-lethal weapons on school property; create a new section of KRS Chapter 16 to require the Kentucky State Police to establish the less-than-lethal weapon training program and the approved list of less-than-lethal weapons; amend KRS 527.070 to allow a person to possess a weapon on school property as part of a school safety response program.
Index Headings of Original Version Education, Elementary and Secondary - School safety response program, creation of
Firearms and Weapons - Less-than-lethal weapons, use in school safety response program
Police, State - Less-than-lethal weapons, establish approved list of
Police, State - Less-than-lethal weapons, provide training for
Safety - Department of Kentucky State Police, school safety response program, training
Teachers - School safety response program, volunteer participation in


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