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S 0072 General Bill, By Campsen, Grooms, Bright, Fair, Corbin and Verdin
Summary: Religious instruction
    A BILL TO AMEND SECTION 59-39-112 OF THE 1976 CODE, RELATING TO ELECTIVE CREDIT FOR RELEASED TIME CLASSES IN RELIGIOUS INSTRUCTION FOR HIGH SCHOOL STUDENTS, TO PROVIDE THAT THE SCHOOL DISTRICT BOARD OF TRUSTEES MAY, AS A MEANS TO ENSURE EVALUATION OF INSTRUCTION ON THE BASIS OF PURELY SECULAR CRITERIA, ACCEPT TIME RELEASED CREDITS AS TRANSFER CREDITS FROM AN ACCREDITED PRIVATE SCHOOL THAT HAS AWARDED PRIVATE SCHOOL CREDITS FOR A RELEASED TIME PROGRAM OPERATED BY AN UNACCREDITED ENTITY.
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12/03/14Senate Prefiled
12/03/14Senate Referred to Committee on Education
01/13/15Senate Introduced and read first time (Senate Journal-page 67)
01/13/15Senate Referred to Committee on Education (Senate Journal-page 67)
06/03/15Senate Recalled from Committee on Education (Senate Journal-page 7)
06/03/15Senate Committed to Committee on Judiciary (Senate Journal-page 7)
06/04/15Senate Referred to Subcommittee: Campsen (ch), Hembree, McElveen
02/10/16Senate Committee report: Favorable with amendment Judiciary (Senate Journal-page 9)
02/11/16Senate Committee Amendment Adopted (Senate Journal-page 12)
02/11/16Senate Read second time (Senate Journal-page 12)
02/11/16Senate Roll call Ayes-40 Nays-0 (Senate Journal-page 12)
02/16/16Senate Read third time and sent to House (Senate Journal-page 12)
02/23/16House Introduced and read first time (House Journal-page 18)
02/23/16House Referred to Committee on Education and Public Works (House Journal-page 18)



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