Senate Bill 68

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Title AN ACT relating to public health.
Bill Documents Bill
Bill Request Number 858
Sponsor K. Stein
Summary of Original Version Create a new section of KRS Chapter 158 to require science-based content and age appropriate and medically accurate standards for human sexuality education; provide that a parent or guardian may excuse a child from the educational program and permit the parent or guardian to review instructional material upon request; specify that nothing requires a school district, public school, or family resource and youth services center to offer human sexuality education; create a new section of KRS Chapter 211 to permit the Cabinet for Health and Family Services to refuse federal funding for abstinence-only education; require science-based content if state funds are received by the cabinet or subcontractor for human sexuality education or teen pregnancy prevention; permit the cabinet to promulgate an administrative regulation to specify instructional content; require an entity that receives state funding and offers human sexuality education or teen pregnancy prevention to adopt science-based content.
Index Headings of Original Version State Agencies - Cabinet for Health and Family Services, instructional content of sex education
Children and Minors - Sex education, instructional content
Education, Elementary and Secondary - Sex education, instructional content


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