Concurrence Vote Failed
May 1, 2008
April 28, 2008(Key vote)
Title: Teaching Evolution in Public Schools
-Substitute offered by Rep. Alan Hays
NOTE: THIS IS A SUBSTITUTE BILL, MEANING THE LANGUAGE OF THE ORIGINAL BILL HAS BEEN REPLACED. THE DEGREE TO WHICH THE SUBSTITUTE BILL TEXT DIFFERS FROM THE PREVIOUS VERSION OF THE TEXT CAN VARY GREATLY.
April 23, 2008(Key vote)
Title: Science Curriculum Flexibility
- Protects educators only if they provide relevant current facts, data, and peer-reviewed research specific to the topic of chemical and biological evolution as prescribed in Florida's Science Standards [Sec. 1(2)].
- Does not promote any religious/non-religious doctrine [Sec. 1(8)].
- Substitute offered by Senate Committee on Education Pre-K-12.