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H.RES.250: Expressing support for prayer at school board meetings.
About this Bill
|This bill was introduced in the||113th Congress|
|This bill is primarily about||education|
|You can||read the bill|
|Sponsor||Tim Walberg, R-Mich.|
|Total Cosponsors||62 (2 Democrats, 60 Republicans)|
|Introduced||June 6, 2013|
|Latest Major Action||July 15, 2013|
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Recognizes school boards as deliberative public bodies that should be free to engage in prayer at the beginning of meetings consistent with the prayer practice upheld in Marsh v. Chambers.
Expresses support for the voluntary practice of prayer at the beginning of meetings of legislative bodies and other deliberative public bodies, including school board meetings.
(Source: Congressional Research Service)
|July 15, 2013||Referred to the Subcommittee on the Constitution and Civil Justice.|
|June 6, 2013||Referred to House Judiciary|
|June 6, 2013||Referred to House Education and the Workforce|