My goal is to restore and support parents’ rights and to encourage their involvement in the direction of the upbringing, education, healthcare and mental health of their children. Our teachers need the support of parents. Our students need the support of their parents.
2014 Oklahoma Statutes
Title 25. Definitions and General Provisions
§25-2001. Short title - Parents' Bill of Rights – Scope of rights.
Universal Citation: 25 OK Stat § 25-2001 (2014)
A. This act shall be known and may be cited as the "Parents' Bill of Rights".
B. This state, any political subdivision of this state or any other governmental entity shall not infringe on the fundamental right of parents to direct the upbringing, education, health care and mental health of their children without demonstrating that the compelling governmental interest as applied to the child involved is of the highest order, is narrowly tailored and is not otherwise served by a less restrictive means.
C. As used in the Parents' Bill of Rights, "parent" means the natural or adoptive parent or legal guardian of a minor child.
Added by Laws 2014, c. 238, § 1, eff. Nov. 1, 2014.