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LD 1530 would lower the starting age for compulsory school attendance from age 7 (as it is now) to age 5. It also forces every public school district to offer a school-type program to all 4-year-olds.
Edit: The provision to lower the compulsory attendance age was deleted.
07/10/2013 Carried over to 2014 session.
01/23/2014 Divided report Education and Cultural Affairs Committee
04/16/2014 Passed to be enacted
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E-lert 11/20/13: Call to Oppose Lowering Compulsory School Attendance Age from 7 to 5
E-lert 11/21/13: Keep Calling on LD 1530--Corrected Phone Numbers
E-lert 2/3/2014: Kids Stay Home: Please Call to Stop Government Preschools
E-lert 4/17/14: Please Call Lawmakers to Protect 4-Year-Olds
E-lert 5/28/14: Governor Gives “Thumbs Up” to Pushing 4-Year-Olds into School