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2019-2020 Regular Session - HB 1237
Education; Bill of Rights are the first ten amendments to the United States Constitution; provide
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First Reader Summary
A BILL to be entitled an Act to amend Code Section 20-2-142.1 of the Official Code of Georgia Annotated, relating to coursework in the founding philosophy and principles of the United States of America, so as to provide that the Bill of Rights are the first ten amendments to the United States Constitution and had origins in rationalism, empiricism, and religious texts, including, but not limited to, the Hebrew Scriptures and the New Testament of the Bible; to provide for instructional requirements; to provide for related matters; to repeal conflicting laws; and for other purposes.
Status History
Jun/22/2020 - House Second Readers
Jun/20/2020 - House First Readers
Jun/19/2020 - House Hopper