KY SB31 | 2013 | Regular Session


Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 3-0)
Status: Introduced on January 8 2013 - 25% progression, died in committee
Action: 2013-01-10 - to Education (S)
Pending: Senate Education Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Draft #1) [MS Word]


Create a new section of KRS Chapter 158 to require science-based content and age appropriate and medically accurate standards for human sexuality education; provide that a parent or guardian may excuse a child from the educational program and permit the parent or guardian to review instructional material upon request; specify that nothing requires a school district, public school, or family resource and youth services center to offer human sexuality education; create a new section of KRS Chapter 211 to permit the Cabinet for Health and Family Services to refuse federal funding for abstinence-only education; require science-based content if state funds are received by the cabinet or subcontractor for human sexuality education or teen pregnancy prevention; permit the cabinet to promulgate an administrative regulation to specify instructional content; require an entity that receives state funding and offers human sexuality education or teen pregnancy prevention to adopt science-based content.

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AN ACT relating to comprehensive sex education in schools.



2013-01-10Senateto Education (S)
2013-01-08Senateintroduced in Senate

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