SB0402 (CH0737)

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Education - Family Life and Human Sexuality Curriculum - Boundaries and Consent

Sponsored by:

Senator Zucker


Approved by the Governor - Chapter 737

Synopsis:Requiring a county board of education to provide age-appropriate instruction on the meaning of "consent," which is defined as the unambiguous and voluntary agreement between all participants in each physical act within the course of interpersonal relationships, including respect for personal boundaries; and requiring a county board to provide age-appropriate instruction on the meaning of "consent" as part of the Family Life and Human Sexuality curriculum beginning in the 2018-1019 school year.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note (Revised)
All Sponsors:Senators Zucker, Conway, Waugh, Kagan, Nathan-Pulliam, Pinsky, Robinson, Salling, and Young
Additional Facts:Cross-filed with: HB0251
Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): July 1, 2018
Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs  View Committee HearingWays and Means  View Committee Hearing
Broad Subject(s):Primary and Secondary Education
Narrow Subject(s):Curriculum
Education, Boards of
Education -see also- Driver Ed; Higher Ed; Special Ed; etc
Public Schools
Sexual Offenses
Statutes:Article - Education

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May 21, 2018 10:37 A.M.