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Senate Bill 0135

Senate Bill 0135

ARCHIVE (2004)

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DIGEST OF SB135 (Updated January 27, 2004 4:48 pm - DI 84)

Pledge of Allegiance and moment of silence. Requires a United States flag to be displayed in each classroom of a school corporation. Requires a school corporation to provide a daily opportunity for students to voluntarily recite the Pledge of Allegiance. Provides an exemption for students who choose (or whose parents choose for them) not to participate in the Pledge. Requires a school corporation to establish a daily moment of silence in each classroom. Repeals a law allowing an optional brief period of silent prayer or meditation. Requires the attorney general to defend the school corporation in a civil suit based on an act authorized under this statute.
    Current Status:
    In Committee - 2nd House
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