Archive for Thursday, March 2, 2006

How They Voted

March 2, 2006

The Senate on Friday approved, 27-13, Senate Bill 508, the "Abstinence Plus Education Act." The legislation would require each of the state's public school districts to provide a comprehensive education program in human sexuality that would emphasize the benefits of abstinence and provide information about sexually transmitted infections and diseases.
Sen. Roger Pine, the Law-rence Republican who represents Eudora, voted for the bill.
The bill now goes to the House for consideration.

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