Indiana to make Christmas celebration legal in schools

Bill: SB326 (PDF)

Sponsored by Sen. James Smith, and expected to be signed into law by Gov. Mike Pence, SB326 states that “a school corporation may display on property owned by the school corporation scenes or symbols associated with traditional winter celebrations, including a Menorah, Christmas tree, Nativity scene, or other religious symbol associated with traditional winter celebrations, if the display includes a scene or symbol of: more than one (1) religion; or one (1) religion and at least one (1) secular scene or 4 symbol. A display may not include a message that encourages adherence to a particular religious belief.”

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