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Bill Allowing Christian Student Orgs to Choose Membership Advances in Va. Legislature

February 11, 2013

A bill that would allow religious and political student organizations in public institutions to choose their own standards for membership continues to make its way through the Virginia Legislature.

Known as Senate Bill 1074, the proposed legislation would bar public educational institutions from determining the membership rules for religious and political student groups...

Schools: Vanderbilt University University of North Carolina – Chapel Hill Tufts University