A BILL TO BE ENTITLED AN ACT REQUIRING THE LEGISLATIVE RESEARCH COMMISSION TO STUDY ISSUES RELATING TO PARENTAL RIGHTS.
Enacts new GS 115C-6 stating that the liberty of a parent to direct the upbringing, education, and care of his or her child is a fundamental right. Prohibits the state, agencies, and local governments from infringing on a parent's rights to the care, custody, and control of his or her child without demonstrating that its governmental interest as applied to the person is of the highest order and not otherwise served.
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