H.R.2625: Student Protection Act

About this Bill

This bill was introduced in the 113th Congress
This bill is primarily about education
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Sponsor Steve Stockman, R-Texas
Total Cosponsors 0
Introduced July 8, 2013
Latest Major Action Sept. 13, 2013
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Bill Progress

  • Bill introduced in the House   
  • Bill passed in the House   
  • Bill passed in the Senate   
  • Bill signed into law

Bill Summary

Student Protection Act - Prohibits the use of appropriated funds for any educational institution which punishes a child for:

  • brandishing food which is partially consumed in such a way that the remnant resembles a gun;
  • possessing a toy gun two inches or less in length or made of plastic snap together building blocks;
  • using a finger or hand to simulate a gun;
  • vocalizing imaginary firearms or munitions;
  • wearing a T-shirt that supports Second Amendment rights;
  • drawing a picture of, or possessing an image of, a firearm; or
  • using a writing utensil to simulate a firearm.

(Source: Congressional Research Service)

Bill Actions

Date Description
Sept. 13, 2013 Referred to the Subcommittee on Early Childhood, Elementary, and Secondary Education.
July 8, 2013 Referred to the House Committee on Education and the Workforce.