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June 12, 2008

Senate Bill 1706: An Act Regarding the HOPE Scholarship

Author:
Senator Roy Herron

Summary:
This bill would reduce the time required for a homeschool student to qualify for a HOPE Scholarship from two years to one. This is a companion bill to House Bill 153.

Status:

2/8/2007Introduced and first consideration
2/12/2007Second consideration and referred to the Special Committee on Education
4/18/2007Placed on Education Committee Calendar for 4/25/2007
5/16/2007Assigned to the General Subcommittee of the Senate Education Committee
5/21/2007Legislation died when the Senate adjourned sine die

HSLDA's Position:
HSLDA supports this legislation.

Action Requested:
None at this time.

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Bill History