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Proposed bill would make bible courses a requirement in Florida public schools

Posted at 5:04 PM, Oct 15, 2019
and last updated 2019-10-16 11:46:48-04

(WTXL) — A newly proposed bill would make Bible courses a requirement in public schools in the state of Florida.

Under current Florida law, it’s okay to offer Bible classes, but it’s not a requirement.

House Bill 341, if passed, would give students a chance to learn about the New Testament and Old Testament in the Bible.

If passed the bill would go into effect on July 1, 2020.

For more information on the bill, click here.