S.Res.540 - A resolution encouraging all 50 States to recognize and accommodate the release of public school pupils from school attendance to attend off-campus religious classes at their churches, synagogues, houses of worship, and faith-based organizations.109th Congress (2005-2006)
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|Sponsor:||Sen. DeMint, Jim [R-SC] (Introduced 07/24/2006)|
|Committees:||Senate - Judiciary|
|Latest Action:||07/24/2006 Referred to the Committee on the Judiciary. (text of measure as introduced: CR S8132-8133) (All Actions)|
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Summary: S.Res.540 — 109th Congress (2005-2006)All Bill Information (Except Text)
Introduced in Senate (07/24/2006)
Calls on the states to recognize and accommodate those churches, faith-based organizations, and individuals that wish to release public school pupils from school attendance to attend religious classes.
Requests the President to proclaim the third week of November 2006 as Bible Education in School Time Week.