PA 13-273—HB 6329

Children Committee

Education Committee

AN ACT CONCERNING DISSECTION CHOICE

SUMMARY: This act requires school districts to excuse any student from participating in or observing animal dissections as part of classroom instruction if the student's parent or guardian has requested such in writing. An excused student must complete an alternate assignment that the school district determines.

EFFECTIVE DATE: July 1, 2013

OLR Tracking: RC: KS: TA: ts