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March 11, 2004

House Bill 1112: Lowering Compulsory Attendance Age

Author:
Representative James Evans (District 70)

Summary:
This bill would have required children who are age 6 by September 30 to attend school. Current law requires that a child be 6 by September 1. This bill would have lowered the compulsory attendance age by one month.

Status:

02/18/2004Introduced and Referred to House Education Committee
03/09/2004Died in Committee

Action Requested:
None at this time.

HSLDA's Position:
This bill was opposed.

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