SB-0541: School safety: lockdown drills

Session: 2019-2020
Author: Bates
Status: To Governor (Enrolled)
AAP-CA Position: Oppose
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Requires every public school, including charter schools, and every private school that has an enrollment of 50 or more pupils or more than one classroom, that provides educational services to pupils in kindergarten or in any of grades 1 to 12, inclusive, to conduct an “age-appropriate” lockdown drill at least once per school year.

Download AAP Positional Letter: SB 541 Bates to author OPPOSE