Introduced by Rep. Scott VanSingel (R) on June 5, 2019 To allow temporary door locking devices on interior doors in school buildings subject to standards and notification requirements specified in the bill. State regulators would be required to create rules for this, and schools would need approval from regulators. Reportedly some 300 Michigan school districts have installed such devices in response to several school shootings in recent years. Official Text and Analysis.
Referred to the House Regulatory Reform Committee on June 5, 2019
Reported in the House on October 15, 2019 Refer to the Committee on Ways and Means with the recommendation that the substitute (H-2) be adopted.
Referred to the House Ways and Means Committee on October 15, 2019
Reported in the House on October 22, 2019 With the recommendation that the substitute (H-2) be adopted and that the bill then pass.