HB 228

Session
Regular Session 2018
Title
State agencies, national motto "In God We Trust", use authorized on public buildings and vehicles
Description

This bill would permit the use of the national motto of "In God We Trust" by government agencies and offices, in and on public buildings, including government office buildings, public school classrooms, and on vehicles

Relating to government agencies and offices; to permit the use of the national motto of "In God We Trust" by government agencies and offices, in and on public buildings, including government office buildings, public school classrooms, and on vehicles.

Subjects
State Agencies
View Original PDF: HB 228 - Introduced - PDF

This bill would permit the use of the national motto of "In God We Trust" by government agencies and offices, in and on public buildings, including government office buildings, public school classrooms, and on vehicles

Relating to government agencies and offices; to permit the use of the national motto of "In God We Trust" by government agencies and offices, in and on public buildings, including government office buildings, public school classrooms, and on vehicles.

Section 1

This act shall be know as the National Motto "In God We Trust" Act.

Section 2

The governing body of any political subdivision of the state or any state agency may display the national motto of "In God We Trust" in and on public buildings and public vehicles, including, but not limited to any of the following: (1) School classrooms. (2) Courthouses. (3) Libraries. (4) Office buildings. (5) Law enforcement or service vehicles.

Section 3

This act shall become effective on the first day of the third month following its passage and approval by the Governor, or its otherwise becoming law.

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Action Date Chamber Action
March 13, 2018HDelivered to Governor at 3:22 p.m. on March 13, 2018.
March 13, 2018HAssigned Act No. 2018-272.
March 13, 2018HClerk of the House Certification
March 13, 2018SSignature Requested
March 8, 2018HEnrolled
March 8, 2018HPassed Second House
March 8, 2018SMotion to Read a Third Time and Pass adopted Roll Call 744
March 8, 2018SThird Reading Passed
February 20, 2018SRead for the second time and placed on the calendar
February 8, 2018SRead for the first time and referred to the Senate committee on Governmental Affairs
February 6, 2018HCosponsors Added
February 6, 2018HMotion to Read a Third Time and Pass adopted Roll Call 205
February 6, 2018HThird Reading Passed
February 1, 2018HRead for the second time and placed on the calendar
January 16, 2018HRead for the first time and referred to the House of Representatives committee on State Government
2018-03-08
Chamber: Senate
Result: Passed
2018-02-06
Chamber: House
Result: Passed
2018-02-06
Chamber: House
Result: Passed