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Texas Senate passes school safety bill that would require districts to bolster their active-shooter plans

Both chambers have said school safety is a priority this session after a gunman killed 19 children and two teachers at a Uvalde elementary school last year.

A police officer monitors Maplewood Elementary School in Austin a week following the Sandy Hook Elementary School shooting.

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