5395-S.E AMH KRAF MOET 209


ESSB 5395 - H AMD TO ED COMM AMD (H-4971.4/20) 2041

By Representative Kraft

WITHDRAWN 03/04/2020

On page 2, line 8 of the striking amendment, after "(c)" insert "A panel of school district parents must approve all guest speakers and presenters used to provide instruction under this section. Prior to being approved as a guest speaker, a notice and consent form with the speaker’s name and qualifications must be provided to each applicable parent or guardian for their signature and the subsequent return of the form to the school. Neither planned parenthood, nor anyone affiliated with planned parenthood, may be permitted to participate in instruction under this section due to its conflict of interest.


EFFECT: Requires a panel of school district parents to approve all guest speakers used to provide instruction in comprehensive sexual health education. Requires parents to sign and return consent forms for the guest speakers. Prohibits Planned Parenthood and anyone affiliated with Planned Parenthood from participating in instruction do to its conflict of interest.

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