Michigan - HB4698

False active shooter alarms

Introduced

April 27, 2021

Description

This bill would create a new penalty for knowingly and intentionally setting off a false active shooter alarm. 

Our Position

Support

Commentary

MASB supports the bill because it treats false active shooter alarms in the same manner as false fire alarms.  All false alarms are disruptive to classrooms and cost resources to respond to them.   

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Co-Sponsors 0

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