Bill to put panic alarms in California schools is one step closer to reality

AB1079 passed legislative committee

SACRAMENTO, Calif - (AP) -- A bill that would require panic alarms in California schools has passed a legislative committee. AB1076 by Republican Assemblywoman Kristin Olsen of Modesto would require classrooms, cafeterias, theaters, gyms and other heavily used areas to be equipped with such alarms. They would send a signal directly to local law enforcement authorities. The bill passed the Assembly Education Committee yesterday and now moves to another committee.

Print this article Back to Top