House Bill 1344: Lowers Compulsory Attendance Age to 6

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Last Updated: May 16, 2013
House Bill 1344: Lowers Compulsory Attendance Age to 6
Sponsors:
Representatives Harkines, B. Boyle, Thomas, Kortx, Santarsiero, Bizzarro, Youngblood, O'Brien, Brownless, Kinsey, Cohen, Mahoney, Pashinski, V. Brown, Parker, Fabrizio, and Kim
Summary:

This bill would lower the compulsory attendance age from 8 to 6. It would also mandate the establishment of kindergartens by all school districts.

This bill should be opposed.

HSLDA's Position:
Oppose.
Action Requested:
None at this time
Status:

Referred to committee in the House. See "Bill History" below.

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Bill History