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May 20, 2008

House File 2039: Bill to Expand Compulsory Attendance Age

Sponsor:
Representative Deborah Berry

Summary:
This bill would raise the compulsory attendance age for all Iowa students from 16 to 18.

This bill failed to pass out of committee, and is now dead.

Status:

1/17/2008(House) Introduced, referred to Education Subcommittee, Heddens-CH, Dolecheck, Staed

HSLDA's Position:
Oppose!

Action Requested:
None at this time.

 Other Resources

E-lert—February 8, 2008—Iowa: Calls Needed to Stop State Power Grab Over 16- and 17-Year-Olds

Bill Text

Bill History