SB-0637, As Passed Senate, September 20, 2012
HOUSE SUBSTITUTE FOR
SENATE BILL NO. 637
A bill to amend 1976 PA 451, entitled
"The revised school code,"
by amending section 1347 (MCL 380.1347).
THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF MICHIGAN ENACT:
each public school building it
the board of
each a school
district shall purchase or
possess a United States flag of a size of not less than 4 feet 2
inches by 8 feet, flag staff, and the necessary appliances
for displaying the flag upon
the flag staff; shall erect
the flag staff on the public school building or on a conspicuous
place upon the school grounds; and shall display the flag upon the
which shall be erected on each
public school building or on
a conspicuous place upon the school grounds at all times during
school hours, inclement weather excepted, in which case the flag
shall be prominently displayed within the school building.
(2) In addition to the display of the flag at the school
required under subsection (1), the board or board of directors
shall ensure that a United States flag is displayed in each
classroom or other instructional site in which pupils recite the
pledge of allegiance to the flag of the United States.
Enacting section 1. This amendatory act does not take effect
unless House Bill No. 4934 of the 96th Legislature is enacted into