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AB-1983 School safety: school facilities and emergency practices: security assessment.(2017-2018)



As Amends the Law Today


SECTION 1.

 Article 1 (commencing with Section 32200) is added to Chapter 2 of Part 19 of Division 1 of Title 1 of the Education Code, to read:

Article  1. School Security Assessments
32200.
 (a) The governing board of a school district, a county board of education, and the governing body of a charter school shall, before the commencement of the 2019–20 school year, contract with a local law enforcement agency to provide a full security assessment of the facilities and emergency practices of each school within its jurisdiction.
(b) The governing board of a school district, a county board of education, and the governing body of a charter school, in consultation with a local law enforcement agency, may elect not to disclose the contents of the full security assessment provided pursuant to subdivision (a).
(c) Nothing in this section precludes the governing board of a school district, a county board of education, or the governing body of a charter school from conferring in a closed session with law enforcement officials pursuant to Section 54957 of the Government Code to review and accept the full security assessment provided by those officials pursuant to subdivision (a). Any vote to accept the full security assessment shall be announced in open session following the closed session.
SEC. 2.
 If the Commission on State Mandates determines that this act contains costs mandated by the state, reimbursement to local agencies and school districts for those costs shall be made pursuant to Part 7 (commencing with Section 17500) of Division 4 of Title 2 of the Government Code.