HB441 (2021) Detail

Requiring The Universal Declaration of Human Rights to be placed in all public schools.


HB 441  - AS INTRODUCED

 

 

2021 SESSION

21-0604

06/04

 

HOUSE BILL 441

 

AN ACT requiring The Universal Declaration of Human Rights to be placed in all public schools.

 

SPONSORS: Rep. Read, Rock. 17

 

COMMITTEE: Education

 

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ANALYSIS

 

This bill requires the school board, or board of trustees of a chartered public school, to place a copy of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights in all public schools and in every classroom where civics is taught.

 

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Explanation: Matter added to current law appears in bold italics.

Matter removed from current law appears [in brackets and struckthrough.]

Matter which is either (a) all new or (b) repealed and reenacted appears in regular type.

21-0604

06/04

 

STATE OF NEW HAMPSHIRE

 

In the Year of Our Lord Two Thousand Twenty One

 

AN ACT requiring The Universal Declaration of Human Rights to be placed in all public schools.

 

Be it Enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives in General Court convened:

 

1  New Section; Declaration of Human Rights.  Amend RSA 189 by inserting after section 189:18-a the following new section:

189:18-b  Declaration of Human Rights.  The school board, or board of trustees of a chartered public school, shall place a copy of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights in the library, or other prominent place, of every kindergarten through grade 12 school.  A copy shall also be placed in any classroom being used for civics or history/social studies education.

2  Effective Date.  This act shall take effect 60 days after its passage.

Links

HB441 at GenCourtMobile
HB441 Discussion

Action Dates

Date Body Type
March 2, 2021 House Hearing

Bill Text Revisions

HB441 Revision: 31795 Date: Jan. 10, 2021, 1:14 p.m.

Docket


March 2, 2021: Public Hearing: 03/02/2021 01:30 pm Members of the public may attend using the following link: To join the webinar: https://www.zoom.us/j/97910276071 / Executive session on pending legislation may be held throughout the day (time permitting) from the time the committee is initially convened.


Jan. 6, 2021: Introduced (in recess of) 01/06/2021 and referred to Education HJ 2 P. 48