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December 12, 2006

House Bill 692: An Act Raising the Compulsory Attendance Age

Author:
Representative Medley

Summary:
This bill would have raised the compulsory attendance age from 17 to 18. It included an exception for a student who had completed the graduation requirements of a home education program. HSLDA opposes any expansion of state control over education.

Status:

03/01/2005Filed and Referred to the House Education Committee
11/28/2006This bill died with the Legislature adjourned.

HSLDA's Position:
HSLDA opposed this legislation.

Action Requested:
None at this time.

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Bill Text   (requires Adobe Acrobat Reader)

Bill History