MS HC2 | 2017 | Regular Session


Completed Legislative Action
Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Republican 1-0)
Status: Failed on January 31 2017 - 100% progression
Action: 2017-01-31 - Died In Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [HTML]


A Concurrent Resolution Proposing An Amendment To The Mississippi Constitution Of 1890, By Creating A New Section 32a To Provide That Parents Have A Fundamental Right To Direct The Upbringing, Education And Care Of Their Children; To Provide That Parental Rights Include The Right To Choose Alternatives To Public Schools; To Provide That The State Shall Not Infringe On A Parent's Fundamental Rights Without Demonstrating A Governmental Interest Of The Highest Order; And For Related Purposes.

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Constitution; amend to provide that parents have a fundamental right to direct the upbringing, education and care of their children.



2017-01-31HouseDied In Committee
2017-01-05HouseReferred To Constitution

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