Thursday, February 21, 2013

HB 1582: School Security

Virginia House Bill 1582 allows schools to employ armed guards. Students and teachers may want to read the full text to know how severe the penalties are for anyone else bringing weapons to schools.

http://lis.virginia.gov/cgi-bin/legp604.exe?131+ful+HB1582ER

Note that a Scout-type pocket knife is not considered a weapon.