Fiscal Note & Local Impact Statement
124 th General Assembly of Ohio
· No direct fiscal effect on the state.
· No direct fiscal effect on political subdivisions.
This bill permits the Board of Education of local school districts to provide for a period of silence that is of a reasonable duration every day. Participation in the moment of silence would be voluntary and schools would be prohibited from promoting an establishment of religion or prohibiting a students’ expression during this time. There are no fiscal effect on the state government or local school districts as this bill does not require any expenditures.
LSC fiscal staff: Meegan M. Michalek, Economist