Utah schools to say Pledge of Allegiance

Bill: SB223 (PDF)

Sponsored by Sen. Aaron Osmond and Rep. Bill Wright, and signed into law by Gov. Herbert, SB223 requires that the State Board of Education shall provide a program of instruction that shall include the history of the U.S. flag, etiquette, customs pertaining to the display and use of the flag, and other patriotic exercises. The pledge of allegiance to the flag shall be recited once at the beginning of each day in each public school classroom in the state, led by a student in the classroom, as assigned by the classroom teacher on a rotating basis.

Also: “Lawmakers make daily pledge recital mandatory in every public school”

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