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House Bill 379: Raising Compulsory Attendance Age in Limited Circumstances
Representative Larry Bell (D-District 21)
This bill would require enrollment in school for certain persons under 18 who are being punished for crimes and who don't have a high school diploma or GED. The compulsory attendance age in North Carolina is 16, so this bill is simply a back door approach to raising it to 18 under certain circumstances.
|03/10/2003||Referred to House Committee on Judiciary I|
|03/26/2003||Passed by committee|
|04/01/2003||Passed by full House|
|04/02/2003||Referred to Senate and placed in Senate Committee on Education|
None at this time
This bill should be opposed.
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