PA HB1097 | 2021-2022 | Regular Session

Status

Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Republican 13-0)
Status: Introduced on April 5 2021 - 25% progression
Action: 2021-04-05 - Referred to EDUCATION
Pending: House Education Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [PDF]

Summary

An Act providing for voluntary student expression of religious viewpoints in public schools; requiring public school districts to allow religious expression in class assignments, to provide students with the freedom to organize religious groups and activities and to provide a limited public forum for student speakers at nongraduation and graduation events; and providing for a model policy for voluntary religious expression in public schools.

Tracking Information

Register now for our free OneVote public service or GAITS Pro trial account and you can begin tracking this and other legislation, all driven by the real-time data of the LegiScan API. Providing tools allowing you to research pending legislation, stay informed with email alerts, content feeds, and share dynamic reports. Use our new PolitiCorps to join with friends and collegaues to monitor & discuss bills through the process.

Monitor Legislation or view this same bill number from multiple sessions or take advantage of our national legislative search.

Title

Providing for voluntary student expression of religious viewpoints in public schools; requiring public school districts to allow religious expression in class assignments, to provide students with the freedom to organize religious groups and activities and to provide a limited public forum for student speakers at nongraduation and graduation events; and providing for a model policy for voluntary religious expression in public schools.

Sponsors


History

DateChamberAction
2021-04-05HouseReferred to EDUCATION

Pennsylvania State Sources


Bill Comments 750

feedback