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January 31, 2006

Assembly Bill 1801: Raises the Compulsory Education Age from 16 to 18 years.

Sponsor:
Assemblymen Pou and Cruz-Perez

Summary:
The compulsory attendance age in New Jersey is currently from between 6 and 16 years. This bill would raise the age of compulsory attendance to 18 years.

Status:

1/10/2006Introduced, Referred to Senate Education Committee

HSLDA's Position:
Oppose.

Action Requested:
None requested at this time.

 Other Resources

Bill Text (PDF)    (requires Adobe Acrobat Reader)