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Public and Nonpublic Schools - Classwork and Assessment Involving Live and Dead Animals - Student Choice Policy

Sponsored by:

Delegate Robinson


In the House - Unfavorable Report by Ways and Means; Withdrawn

Synopsis:Authorizing a student in a public school or nonpublic school to choose not to participate in or observe, in whole or in part, classwork or an assessment that includes certain actions conducted on a certain animal; authorizing a student to choose not to participate in or observe the classwork or assessment at a certain time; requiring a certain student to complete the required classwork or assessment by a certain alternative educational method that meets certain requirements; etc.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note
All Sponsors:Delegate Robinson
Additional Facts:Cross-filed with: SB0369
Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): July 1, 2018
Ways and Means  View Committee Hearing
Broad Subject(s):Primary and Secondary Education
Narrow Subject(s):Animals -see also- Birds; Dogs
Education, Boards of
Education, State Board of
Private Schools
Public Schools
Statutes:Article - Education

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February 16, 2018 2:45 P.M.