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Sen. Stuart Adams, R-Layton, right, speaks with Sen. Howard A. Stephenson, R-Salt Lake, left, on the Senate floor Tuesday, Feb. 21, 2017, in Salt Lake City. Utah lawmakers took the first step Tuesday to get rid of a state law that bans the "advocacy of homosexuality" in schools, a move driven by a court challenge from gay rights groups. Adams, who is sponsoring the proposal, said the replacement makes it clear that the state does not want teachers to promote sex outside marriage when they present opt-in, abstinence-based sex education. (AP Photo/Rick Bowmer)

Sen. Stuart Adams, R-Layton, right, speaks with Sen. Howard A. Stephenson, R-Salt Lake, left, on the Senate floor Tuesday, Feb. 21, 2017, in Salt Lake City. Utah lawmakers took the first step Tuesday to get rid of a state law that bans the "advocacy of homosexuality" in schools, a move driven by a court challenge from gay rights groups. Adams, who is sponsoring the proposal, said the replacement makes it clear that the state does not want teachers to promote sex outside marriage when they present opt-in, abstinence-based sex education. (AP Photo/Rick Bowmer)

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