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2017 Regular Session



Public and Nonpublic Schools - Classwork and Assessment Involving Live and Dead Animals - Student Right of Refusal

Sponsored by:

Senator Young


In the Senate - Second Reading Failed

Synopsis:Authorizing a student in a public school or nonpublic school to refuse to participate in or observe, in whole or in part, classwork or an assessment that includes specified actions conducted on a specified animal; authorizing a student to exercise a specified right of refusal on the day the classwork or assessment is scheduled to be performed; requiring a specified student to complete specified classwork or a specified assessment by an alternate educational method determined by a specified teacher for a specified purpose; etc.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note
All Sponsors:Senator Young
Additional Facts:Cross-filed with: HB1556
Introduced in a prior session as: SB0901 Session: 2016 Regular Session
Bill File Type: Pre-Filed
Effective Date(s): July 1, 2017
Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs  View Committee Hearing
Broad Subject(s):Primary and Secondary Education
Narrow Subject(s):Animals -see also- Birds; Dogs
Counties -see also- Chartered Counties; Code Counties
Education, Boards of
Education -see also- Driver Ed; Higher Ed; Special Ed; etc
Education, State Department of
Private Schools
Rules and Regulations
Statutes:Article - Education

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November 28, 2017 1:09 P.M.