A bill introduced that would allow any teaching of evolution in public schools to give equal time to "a biblical story of creation...as an historical version of the subject."
On February 17, 1971, Senators Fleming, Toepp, De Grown, Byker, Bouwsma and Plawecki introduced Senate Bill No. 128. This bill was referred to the Committee on Education where it was retained. S.B. No. 128 was not presented for further consideration to the Senate.