Whether to sign the bill - proposed in the wake of the high school massacre in Parkland - is an important political consideration for Scott, who is term-limited and is widely expected to challenge Florida's Democratic US senator, Bill Nelson, in the November mid-term election. Borsari noted that there was continuing dialogue about it with teachers and the principal, among a leadership group, and with the Student Council.
Trump has spoken out about two issues involving guns and school shootings.
In contrast, lawmakers in Pennsylvania are considering legislation to allow the arming of teachers.
Cruz is charged with 17 counts of murder and could face the death penalty.
Law enforcement officials and state employees are generally immune to legal claims over inaction, as courts have held they need to be able to make decisions without fear of liability. He suggested independent consultants conduct the review, as the complexity may require resources outside Broward County.
Staff members also propose teaching students how to identify other students who could pose a threat to themselves or others and how to properly provide that information to members of the school system.
Attorney Alex Arreaza writes that Borges was hit five times, still can't walk and has "a great deal of difficulty performing rudimentary tasks for himself".
In a news release issued Tuesday morning, the Blaine County School District announced that it would close the campus to the public during the walkout.
Hopefully, the students can succeed where our Congress has failed.
If only these adversaries were a little more honest, I've often thought, and more open precision in their language on the subject, we could have a serious debate on the finer points of a gun violence policy, instead of a bad-faith propaganda race. His attorney said the sheriff's account of Peterson's actions is "at best, gross over-simplification".
Students on St. Croix attending UVI, Central High, Free Will, Seventh Day Adventist, St. Joseph's, and any other school - along with the St. Croix Educational Complex and Good Hope Country Day - are encouraged to participate. The legislative session ends this week. Furthermore, the bill imposes a three-day waiting period for the majority of gun purchases, while also banning bump stocks which accelerate the firing rate of semi-automatic rifles. Allison Reed, teacher at Service High School and adviser of the student government, said she was proud of the students for showing support and solidarity for the victims in a constructive way. Because if a teacher needs a gun something might happen.
The report said Cruz appeared to laugh and exhibited "awkward" behavior during and after a visit with an attorney. School boards and sheriffs would both need to agree to implement the program for it to go into effect.
As of mid-afternoon, the amendment to remove the guardian program had been voted down. Rep. Larry Lee, a Democrat, said without the program "this would be a ideal bill". "This made me angry because I didn't feel like our safety was taken seriously".
"We just want our school to come together and stand in unity". He called the amendment to exclude some staff members from being armed as a "step in the right direction".
"I'm sure there are some teachers, staff and so forth that would be very capable." said Holcomb.
Nearly all purchases of firearms must undergo a waiting period no shorter than three days.