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May 7, 2008

Senate Bill 257: An Act Increasing the Compulsory Attendance Age

Authors:
Senators Vincent Fort, Regina Thomas, and Horacena Tate

Summary:
This bill would increase the compulsory attendance age from 16 to 17.

Status:

2/28/2007 First reading and referred to the Senate Education Committee
2/27/2007 Favorably Reported
2/28/2007 Second Reading
2/28/2007 Bill died when the Assembly adjourned Sine Die

HSLDA's Position:
HSLDA opposed this legislation.

Action requested:
None at this time.

 Other Resources

Bill Text   (requires Adobe Acrobat Reader)

Bill History