MD HB418 | 2021 | Regular Session


Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 1-0)
Status: Introduced on January 13 2021 - 25% progression
Action: 2021-01-23 - Hearing 2/05 at 1:30 p.m.
Pending: House Ways and Means Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [PDF]


Requiring, on or before December 31, 2021, each county board of education to adopt a policy prohibiting the use or display of a symbol of hate under certain circumstances; requiring the policy to prohibit the display of a symbol of hate on clothing, book bags, folders, or similar items; providing an exception to the policy to allow a symbol of hate to be used as an example in a course of study; and requiring a county board to develop and distribute certain educational materials regarding the policy to each public school.

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County Boards of Education - Symbols of Hate - Policy



2021-01-23HouseHearing 2/05 at 1:30 p.m.
2021-01-13HouseFirst Reading Ways and Means


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