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June 11, 2008

House Bill 3019: An Act Regarding Churches and Building Codes

Author:
Representative Stacey Campfield

Summary:
This bill would prohibit fire marshals from enforcing fire safety codes applicable to a school if the facility’s principal use is not for the purpose of education.

Status:

1/17/2008Introduced
1/23/2008First consideration
1/24/2008Second consideration and referred to the Commerce Committee
4/9/2008Recommended for passage if amended by Industrial Impact Subcommittee of the Commerce Committee
4/15/2008Recommended for passage if amended by Commerce Committee. Referred to Calendar and Rules Committee
5/6/2008Failed in the Calendar and Rules Committee
5/13/2008Sponsor change
5/14/2008Placed on calendar for the Calendar and Rules Committee
5/15/2008Placed on regular calendar for 5/20/2008
5/20/2008Engrossed, amended, and transmitted to the Senate
5/27/2008Enrolled and prepared for the signature of the Speaker
5/28/2008Signed by the House Speaker
5/28/2008Signed by the Senate Speaker and transmitted to the Governor's office

HSLDA's Position:
HSLDA supported this legislation

Action Requested:
None at this time.

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Bill History