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Public Act 095-0680




Public Act 095-0680
SB1463 Enrolled LRB095 09404 NHT 29600 b

    AN ACT concerning education.
    Be it enacted by the People of the State of Illinois,
represented in the General Assembly:
    Section 5. The Silent Reflection and Student Prayer Act is
amended by changing Section 1 as follows:
    (105 ILCS 20/1)  (from Ch. 122, par. 771)
    Sec. 1. In each public school classroom the teacher in
charge shall may observe a brief period of silence with the
participation of all the pupils therein assembled at the
opening of every school day. This period shall not be conducted
as a religious exercise but shall be an opportunity for silent
prayer or for silent reflection on the anticipated activities
of the day.
(Source: P.A. 76-21.)
    Section 99. Effective date. This Act takes effect upon
becoming law.

Effective Date: 10/11/2007