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Section 1516.  Bible Reading in Public Schools.--At least ten verses from the Holy Bible shall be read, without comment, at the opening of each public school on each school day. Any child shall be excused from such Bible reading, or attending such Bible reading, upon the written request of his parent or guardian.

(1516 amended Dec. 17, 1959, P.L.1928, No.700)