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S 1342 - Authorizes the Use of the Bible in Public Schools - Key Vote

Idaho Key Votes

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Legislation - Vetoed (Executive) -

Title: Authorizes the Use of the Bible in Public Schools

Legislation - Bill Passed (House) (54-15) - (Key vote)

Title: Authorizes Bibles in Schools as Educational References

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Vote Smart's Synopsis:

Vote to pass a bill that authorizes the use of the Bible in public schools.

Highlights:
  • Authorizes public schools to use the Bible in various topics of study for reference purposes (Sec. 2).
  • Specifies that a student is not required to use any religious texts for reference purposes if the student or parents of the student object (Sec. 2). 

 

Legislation - Bill Passed (Senate) (31-3) -
Legislation - Introduced (Senate) -

Title: Authorizes the Use of the Bible in Public Schools

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