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November 26, 2008

House Bill 651: A Bill to Raise the Compulsory Attendance Age

Authors:
Representative D. Cordier

Summary:
This bill would raise the compulsory attendance age from 16 or completion of the 8th grade to age 17 or graduation from high school.

Status:

2/12/2007 Introduced, first reading, and referred to the House Education Committee
2/19/2007 Education Committee hearing
2/20/2007 Bill tabled in Committee
4/27/2007 Bill died when the Senate adjourned

HSLDA Position:
HSLDA opposes this legislation.

Action Requested:
None at this time.

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Bill History