JONES,JOHN, RIGHTER, ZICKUS, MOFFITT AND MCKEON.
VIOL PREV AUTH-SAFE LEARN PROG
Synopsis of Bill as introduced:
Amends the Illinois Violence Prevention Act of 1995. Requires
the Illinois Violence Prevention Authority to establish and administer
a grant program to be known as the Safe to Learn Program. Provides
that funds appropriated to the Authority for this program shall be
used to support and fund school-based safety and violence prevention
programs, with funds being used for technical assistance and program
support, administration of the program, a demonstration and evaluation
of a comprehensive prekindergarten through 12th grade school-based
violence prevention program in 3 pilot sites, and distribution to
school districts in the form of grants. Repeals these provisions on
July 1, 2002. Effective July 1, 1999.
SENATE AMENDMENT NO. 1.
Provides that the building security component of the Safe to
Learn Program includes, but is not limited to, portable metal detec-
Last action on Bill: PUBLIC ACT.............................. 91-0010
Last action date: 99-06-04
Amendments to Bill: AMENDMENTS ADOPTED: HOUSE - 0 SENATE - 1
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