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April 5, 2007

Senate Bill 199: An Act to Increase the Compulsory School Attendance Age

Author:
Senate Education Committee

Summary:
This bill will increase the compulsory school attendance age from 16 to 18 statewide.

Status:

2/8/2007 Senate Education do pass passed, yeas 5, nays 2.
2/12/2007 Senate do pass passed, yeas 27, nays 8.
2/23/2007 House Education do pass passed, yeas 12, nays 2.

This bill has been signed into law, and will go into effect beginning in the 2009-2010 school year.

Action Requested:
No action is requested at this time.

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