HB 529 -  Moments of Silence in Public Schools

by Fine (CO-SPONSORS) Fischer
Requires principals to require teachers to set aside time for moment of silence; prohibits teachers from making suggestions to nature of any reflection during moment of silence; deletes provision authorizing district school boards to provide brief period of silent prayer or meditation; requires certain teachers encourage parents or guardians to discuss moment of silence & make suggestions as to the best use of this time.
Effective Date: July 1, 2021
Last Event: Now in Education & Employment Committee on Thursday, March 4, 2021 1:30 PM

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Vote History

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Bill History

Event Time Member Committee Ver.
Event: H Now in Education & Employment Committee Time: 03/04/2021 - 1:30 PM Member: Committee: Education & Employment Committee Version: __
Event: H Reported out of Secondary Education & Career Development Subcommittee Time: 03/04/2021 - 1:30 PM Member: Committee: Secondary Education & Career Development Subcommittee Version: __
Event: H Favorable by Secondary Education & Career Development Subcommittee Time: 03/04/2021 - 12:45 PM Member: Committee: Secondary Education & Career Development Subcommittee Version: __
Event: H 1st Reading Time: 03/02/2021 - 9:21 PM Member: Committee: Version: __
Event: H Added to Secondary Education & Career Development Subcommittee agenda Time: 03/02/2021 - 4:12 PM Member: Committee: Secondary Education & Career Development Subcommittee Version: __
Event: H Now in Secondary Education & Career Development Subcommittee Time: 02/16/2021 - 6:25 PM Member: Committee: Secondary Education & Career Development Subcommittee Version: __
Event: H Reported out of Early Learning & Elementary Education Subcommittee Time: 02/16/2021 - 6:25 PM Member: Committee: Early Learning & Elementary Education Subcommittee Version: __
Event: H Favorable by Early Learning & Elementary Education Subcommittee Time: 02/16/2021 - 2:37 PM Member: Committee: Early Learning & Elementary Education Subcommittee Version: __
Event: H Added to Early Learning & Elementary Education Subcommittee agenda Time: 02/09/2021 - 4:13 PM Member: Committee: Early Learning & Elementary Education Subcommittee Version: __
Event: H Now in Early Learning & Elementary Education Subcommittee Time: 02/08/2021 - 9:54 AM Member: Committee: Early Learning & Elementary Education Subcommittee Version: __
Event: H Referred to Education & Employment Committee Time: 02/08/2021 - 9:54 AM Member: Committee: Education & Employment Committee Version: __
Event: H Referred to Secondary Education & Career Development Subcommittee Time: 02/08/2021 - 9:54 AM Member: Committee: Secondary Education & Career Development Subcommittee Version: __
Event: H Referred to Early Learning & Elementary Education Subcommittee Time: 02/08/2021 - 9:54 AM Member: Committee: Early Learning & Elementary Education Subcommittee Version: __
Event: H Filed Time: 01/28/2021 - 11:43 AM Member: Fine Committee: Version: __

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Statute Other Bill Citations
1003.45 SB 282