The legislation would:
- Require the Utah State Board of Education or the local school board to approve instructional materials before its first use and give the public at least 30 days to submit comment.
- Require the state auditor to audit the public school system for compliance each year.
- Require public school students to take courses on U.S. history, American civics, and U.S. and Utah government.
- Mandate an assessment of the requirement for public high school students to complete a basic civics test with questions from the test used for those seeking U.S. citizenship.