H.R. 6547: H.R. 6547—Protecting Students from Sexual and Violent Predators Act

H.R. 6547

H.R. 6547—Protecting Students from Sexual and Violent Predators Act

Sponsor
Rep. George Miller

Date
December 21, 2010 (111th Congress, 2nd Session)

Staff Contact
Communications

Floor Situation

H.R. 6547 expected to be considered on the House floor on Tuesday, December 21, 2010, under suspension of the rules, which requires a two-thirds majority vote to pass.  Rep. Miller (D-CA) introduced H.R. 6547 on December 17, 2010.   

Bill Summary

H.R. 6547 would amend the Elementary and Secondary Education Act to require all states to have policies in place that require criminal background checks on all employees in public schools.

Cost

A CBO estimate of H.R. 6547 was not available at press time.