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HB 1267: Higher ED Pervasively Sectarian Institutions

Freedom of Expression & Religion
Bill Number: HB 1267
Year: 2009
ACLU Position: Monitor
Sponsors: Rep. Todd; Sen. Bacon

Enforcement of 10th Circuit Court of Appeals and Locke v. Davey. Eliminates statutory restriction on use of public funds for education at a "pervasively sectarian institution" and replaces it with a prohibition against funding for students pursuing a "professional degree in theology." 
Read the bill here.

Current Status:

06/01/2009 Signed by Governor

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