HomeLatest ThreadsGreatest ThreadsForums & GroupsMy SubscriptionsMy Posts
DU Home » Latest Threads » Forums & Groups » Places » U.S. » New York (Group) » Arming teachers in school...

Wed Jan 30, 2019, 09:04 AM

Arming teachers in schools will be banned in New York, among other new gun-control measures

ALBANY - Teachers will be banned from carrying guns in schools under a series of gun-control laws approved Tuesday by the state Legislature.

Under current law, schools can give written approval to allow anyone to carry a firearm on school grounds or on school buses.

But the package of bills that lawmakers passed Tuesday would limit gun possession on school grounds only to safety officials.

The bill would prevent schools from "authorizing anyone other than a security officer, school resource officer, or law enforcement officer to carry a firearm on school grounds."

Read more: https://www.democratandchronicle.com/story/news/politics/albany/2019/01/29/arming-teachers-schools-banned-new-york-gun-control-cuomo/2708586002/

1 replies, 563 views

Reply to this thread

Back to top Alert abuse

Always highlight: 10 newest replies | Replies posted after I mark a forum
Replies to this discussion thread
Arrow 1 replies Author Time Post
Reply Arming teachers in schools will be banned in New York, among other new gun-control measures (Original post)
TexasTowelie Jan 2019 OP
Srkdqltr Jan 2019 #1

Response to TexasTowelie (Original post)

Wed Jan 30, 2019, 10:06 AM

1. I think teachers should have guns.

Take them to school board meetings. Pay raises would be easier to get? Being sarcastic here. Or maybe not.

Reply to this post

Back to top Alert abuse Link here Permalink

Reply to this thread