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March 12, 2008

Senate Bill 2001: An Act Deleting Parental Withdrawal Provisions from Kindergarten

Author:
Senator Gray Tollison

Summary:
This bill would delete the provision of state law permitting a parent to withdraw a child from public school kindergarten on a one-time basis. Parents are in the best position to determine when a child is ready for formal education. This bill is now dead.

Status:

1/14/2008Introduced and Referred to the Senate Committees on Education and Appropriations
2/19/2008Died in Committee

Action Requested:
None at this time.

HSLDA's Position:
HSLDA opposed this legislation.

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Bill History