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May 15, 2009

Legislative Bill 549: Change Provisions Relating to Schools

Sponsors:
Senator Greg Adams

Summary:
Among other things, L.B. 549 would require parents of homeschool students to provide the student’s birth certificate or other reliable proof of the student’s identity and age to the Commissioner of Education “upon enrollment” instead of by October 1.

Status:

1/21/2009Introduced
1/23/2009Referred to Education Committee
2/6/2009Hearing Scheduled for March 10, 2009
3/12/2009Education priority bill
3/25/2009Placed on General File with A.M. 822
3/25/2009Education A.M. 822 filed
4/2/2009Education A.M. 822 adopted
4/2/2009Advanced to Enrollment and Review Initial
4/6/2009Enrollment and review ER8056 filed
4/6/2009Placed on select file with ER8056
4/23/2009Advanced to enrollment and review for engrossment
4/23/2009Enrollment and review ER8056 adopted
4/23/2009Placed on final reading
5/7/2009Passed on final reading 45-0-4
5/7/2009Presented to Governor
5/7/2009President/Speaker signed
5/7/2009Passed on final reading 45-0-4
5/7/2009Dispensing of reading at large approved
5/13/2009Approved by Governor on May 13, 2009

HSLDA's Position:
Neutral.

Action Requested:
None at this time.

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Bill History