Engrossed Senate Bill (S)
Authored by: Sen. James Smith, Sen. Dennis Kruse, Sen. R Michael Young
Co-Authors: Sen. James Tomes, Sen. John Waterman
Sponsors: Rep. Jeffrey Thompson
  • Sen. James Smith
    Sen. James Smith

    Author

  • Sen. Dennis Kruse
    Sen. Dennis Kruse

    Author

  • Sen. R Michael Young
    Sen. R Michael Young

    Author

  • Sen. James Tomes
    Sen. James Tomes

    Co-Author

  • Sen. John Waterman
    Sen. John Waterman

    Co-Author

  • Rep. Jeffrey Thompson
    Rep. Jeffrey Thompson

    Sponsor

DIGEST

Celebration of winter holidays in schools. Provides that a school corporation may: (1) instruct students about the history of traditional winter celebrations; (2) allow the use of traditional greetings concerning the celebrations; and (3) display on school property scenes or symbols associated with traditional winter celebrations if certain conditions are met and the scenes or symbols do not include a message that encourages a particular religious belief. Requires the state board of education to develop guidelines to assist school corporations in developing appropriate instruction and displays.