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2015 Senate Bill 211: Authorize uncensored public school American heritage instruction
Introduced by Sen. Mike Shirkey (R) on March 17, 2015
To require public school boards to “permit” instruction and reading of “America's founding documents” including those related to the country’s “representative form of limited government, the Bill of Rights, our free-market economic system, and patriotism.” School districts would be prohibited from censoring or restraining reading that includes “religious references in original source documents, writings, speeches, proclamations, or records”.   Official Text and Analysis.
Referred to the Senate Education Committee on March 17, 2015
Reported in the Senate on May 20, 2015
With the recommendation that the bill pass.
Received in the House on June 11, 2015
Referred to the House Education Committee on June 11, 2015
Reported in the House on November 10, 2015
Without amendment and with the recommendation that the bill pass.