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December 20, 2004

Senate Bill 505: Increasing the Required Health Exams

Author:
Senators CONTI, MOWERY, KITCHEN, MUSTO, LOGAN, LEMMOND, COSTA,TARTAGLIONE, O'PAKE, ERICKSON and WONDERLING.

Summary:
This bill would have increased the state-required health services for all students, including those in a home education program. Medical exams are now required upon entry into school and in grades 6 and 11. This bill would have required such exams upon entry into school and in grade 4, 8, and 11.

Status:

03/17/2003Introduced and referred to House Education Committee
12/01/2004Died when the legislature adjourned

Action Requested:
None

HSLDA's Position:
Opposed

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Bill Text

Bill History

Bill Text (pdf)