RI H5665 | 2017 | Regular Session


Spectrum: Moderate Partisan Bill (Democrat 4-1)
Status: Introduced on March 1 2017 - 25% progression, died in committee
Action: 2017-04-26 - Committee recommended measure be held for further study
Pending: House Health, Education and Welfare Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [PDF]


Requires the commissioner of elementary and secondary education to adopt a course of study on the nation's founding and related documents, including the Declaration of Independence, the United States Constitution, and the Federalist Papers.

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2017-04-26HouseCommittee recommended measure be held for further study
2017-04-20HouseScheduled for hearing and/or consideration (04/26/2017)
2017-03-17HouseMeeting postponed (03/22/2017)
2017-03-17HouseScheduled for hearing and/or consideration
2017-03-01HouseIntroduced, referred to House H.E.W.


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