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2019 Senate Bill 5395: Concerning comprehensive sexual health education
Introduced by Sen. Claire Wilson (South King County) (D) on January 18, 2019
  Official Text and Analysis.
Referred to the Senate Early Learning & K-12 Education Committee on January 18, 2019
Substitute offered in the Senate on February 20, 2019
Requires every public school to provide comprehensive sexual health education that meets certain requirements. Directs public schools to use review tools when choosing sexual health education curricula that is not on a list developed by the Office of the Superintendent of Public Instruction.
Referred to the Senate Rules Committee on February 22, 2019
Amendment offered by Sen. Randi Becker (Eatonville) (R) on February 27, 2019
Allows parents and guardians to attend their children's class during planned instruction in comprehensive sexual health education.
The amendment failed by voice vote in the Senate on February 27, 2019
Amendment offered by Sen. Randi Becker (Eatonville) (R) on February 27, 2019
Specifies that all sexual health information, instruction, and materials must use clinical terminology.
The amendment failed by voice vote in the Senate on February 27, 2019
Amendment offered by Sen. Doug Ericksen (Ferndale) (R) on February 27, 2019
Establishes a K-12 education voucher program if public schools are required to provide comprehensive sexual health education and provides that the amount of the voucher must include local, state, and federal funding.
The amendment failed by voice vote in the Senate on February 27, 2019
Amendment offered by Sen. Doug Ericksen (Ferndale) (R) on February 27, 2019
Makes the comprehensive sexual health education requirements subject to the Office of the Superintendent of Public Instruction developing a statewide curriculum for mathematics and school districts adopting it.
The amendment failed by voice vote in the Senate on February 27, 2019
Amendment offered by Sen. Doug Ericksen (Ferndale) (R) on February 27, 2019
Makes the comprehensive sexual health education requirements subject to the Office of the Superintendent of Public Instruction developing a statewide curriculum for English language arts and school districts adopting it.
The amendment failed by voice vote in the Senate on February 27, 2019
Amendment offered by Sen. Doug Ericksen (Ferndale) (R) on February 27, 2019
Makes the comprehensive sexual health education requirements subject to the Office of the Superintendent of Public Instruction developing a statewide curriculum for science and school districts adopting it.
The amendment failed by voice vote in the Senate on February 27, 2019
Amendment offered by Sen. Doug Ericksen (Ferndale) (R) on February 27, 2019
Makes the comprehensive sexual health education requirements subject to eighty percent of students in the school's district being proficient and meeting state standards for mathematics, English language arts, and science.
The amendment failed by voice vote in the Senate on February 27, 2019
Amendment offered by Sen. Brad Hawkins (Douglas County) (R) on February 27, 2019
Requires school districts to grant a parent's or legal guardian's request to have his or her child excused from planned instruction in comprehensive sexual health education after the filing of a written request.
The amendment passed by voice vote in the Senate on February 27, 2019
Amendment offered by Sen. Mike Padden (Spokane Valley) (R) on February 27, 2019
Exempts charter schools from the comprehensive sexual health education requirements.
The amendment failed by voice vote in the Senate on February 27, 2019
Amendment offered by Sen. Mike Padden (Spokane Valley) (R) on February 27, 2019
Provides that the requirements on public schools are subject to a majority approval vote by each school district board of directors.
The amendment failed by voice vote in the Senate on February 27, 2019
Amendment offered by Sen. Shelly Short (Addy) (R) on February 27, 2019
Requires that comprehensive sexual health education be provided to students in grades six through twelve.
The amendment failed by voice vote in the Senate on February 27, 2019
Amendment offered by Sen. Keith Wagoner (Sedro-Woolley) (R) on February 27, 2019
Replaces a provision that allows parents and legal guardians to excuse their children from comprehensive sexual health education, or to review the curriculum by filing written notice with the school.
The amendment failed by voice vote in the Senate on February 27, 2019
Received in the House on March 1, 2019
Referred to the House Education Committee on March 1, 2019
Received in the Senate on January 13, 2020
Received in the House on January 23, 2020
Referred to the House Education Committee on January 23, 2020

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