Senate Joint Resolution 2550 and House Joint Resolution 1399: Religious Freedom

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Senate Joint Resolution 2550 and House Joint Resolution 1399: Religious Freedom
House Senate
Sponsors:
Representative Precourt
Sponsors:
Senator Altman
Summary:

Proposes amendment to s. 3, Art. I of State Constitution to prohibit individuals and entities from being barred from participating in public programs because of religion and to repeal prohibition on use of public revenues in aid of religious organizations and entities.

Summary:

Proposes an amendment to the State Constitution to provide that an individual may not be barred from participating in any public program because of choosing to use public benefits at a religious provider and to delete a prohibition against using public revenues in aid of any church, sect, or religious denomination or any sectarian institution.

Status:

02/26/10 (House) Filed
03/02/10 (House) Introduced -HJ 00125
03/10/10 (House) Referred to Criminal & Civil Justice Policy Council; Rules and Calendar Council -HJ 00256
04/09/10 (House) On Council agenda-- Criminal & Civil Justice Policy Council,
04/13/10, 9:15 am, 404-H
04/30/10 (House) Died in Rules and Calendar Council

Status:

02/26/10 (Senate) Filed
03/04/10 (Senate) Referred to Education Pre-K - 12; Judiciary; Rules -SJ 00218
03/11/10 (Senate) Introduced -SJ 00218
04/01/10 (Senate) On Committee agenda-- Education Pre-K - 12,
04/06/10, 1:00 pm, 301-S
04/06/10 (Senate) Favorable by Education Pre-K - 12; YEAS 6 NAYS 2 -SJ 00524
04/07/10 (Senate) Now in Judiciary -SJ 00524
04/08/10 (Senate) On Committee agenda--Judiciary, 04/13/10, 9:15 am, 110-S
04/30/10 (Senate) Died in Committee on Rules

HSLDA's Position:
Neutral.
HSLDA's Position:
Neutral.
Action Requested:
None at this time
Action Requested:
None at this time

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