06RS HB16


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HB 16 (BR 151) - R. Nelson, H. Cornett, T. Couch, C. Embry Jr, D. Ford, R. Mobley, T. Shelton

     AN ACT proposing to amend the Constitution of Kentucky to permit the display of The Ten Commandments in public buildings.
     Propose an amendment to Section 5 of the Constitution of Kentucky, relating to the right of religious freedom, to permit the posting of The Ten Commandments on public property and in public buildings; specify that the posting does not constitute the establishment or endorsement of any religion and does not prohibit the free exercise thereof; provide for submission of the proposal to the voters.

     (Prefiled by the sponsor(s).)

     Sep 7-To: Interim Joint Committee on State Government
     Jan 3-introduced in House; to Elections, Const. Amendments & Intergovernmental Affairs (H)

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