MD SB416 | 2019 | Regular Session

Status

Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 11-0)
Status: Introduced on February 1 2019 - 25% progression
Action: 2019-02-05 - Hearing 2/13 at 1:00 p.m.
Pending: Senate Education Health and Environmental Affairs Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [PDF]

Summary

Declaring the intent of the General Assembly regarding instruction on the Holocaust and genocide to Maryland students to ensure these tragedies are not forgotten and to gain an understanding of ways to prevent such events in the future; requiring public middle schools and high schools and certain nonpublic middle schools and high schools to include in the curriculum a unit of instruction on the Holocaust and genocide that is consistent with certain guidelines; requiring the State Board to develop certain guidelines by January 1, 2020; etc.

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Title

Education - Curriculum - Holocaust and Genocide Unit (Lessons of the Holocaust and Genocide Act)

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History

DateChamberAction
2019-02-05SenateHearing 2/13 at 1:00 p.m.
2019-02-01SenateFirst Reading Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs

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