6239-S AMS BENT S4409.1

SSB 6239  - S AMD19
     By Senators Benton, Zarelli

ADOPTED 02/01/2012

     On page 3, after line 5, insert the following:

"NEW SECTION.  Sec. 4   "Religious organization" as defined in this chapter must be interpreted liberally to include faith-based social service organizations involved in social services directed at the larger community."

     Renumber the remaining sections consecutively and correct any internal references accordingly.

EFFECT:  Clarifies that all faith-based social service organizations are covered under the definition of "religious organization."

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