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April 21, 2008

House Bill 21: Compulsory School Attendance Age Expansion

Sponsors:
Delegate Aisha N. Braveboy

Summary:
This bill would raise the upper age limit of compulsory school attendance in Maryland from 16 to 18 years.

Status:

7/16/2007 (House) Pre-filed
1/9/2008 (House) First Reading Ways and Means Committee
3/11/2008 (House) Hearing at 1 p.m.

This bill failed to leave its committee of origin, and is now dead.

HSLDA's Position:
Oppose!

Action Requested:
None at this time.

 Other Resources

Bill Text   (requires Adobe Acrobat Reader)

Bill History