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Senate Bill 2217: An Act to Cancel Driver’s Permits and Licenses for Violations of School Attendance
Senators Cook, Bakke, Wardner
Representatives D. Johnson, R. Kelsch, Mueller
This bill would require the cancellation of a driver’s permit or license if a person under 16 is in violation of the compulsory school attendance law or an attendance policy of the person’s school. HSLDA opposes any effort to tie a driver’s license to school attendance.
|1/14/2009||(Senate) Introduced, first reading, referred Transportation|
|1/21/2009||(Senate) Request return from committee, re-referred to Education|
|2/12/2009||(Senate) Reported back amended, “do pass”, amendment Yes 4, No 1|
|2/13/2009||(Senate) Amendment adopted, placed on calendar|
|2/16/2009||(Senate) Second reading, passed, Yes 44, No 3|
|2/17/2009||(House) Received from Senate|
|2/26/2009||(House) Introduced, first reading, referred Education|
|3/11/2009||(House) Committee hearing at 10:30|
|3/13/2009||(House) Reported back, do pass, placed on calendar; yes 13, no 0|
|3/16/2009||(House) Second reading, passed, yes 75, no 18|
|3/17/2009||(Senate) Returned to Senate|
|3/18/2009||(House) Signed by Speaker|
|4/7/2009||(Senate) Signed by President; sent to Governor|
Bill died when legislature adjourned.
This bill should be opposed.
None at this time.
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