Senate Bill 1743: Providing for the Denial of Driver's Licenses for Truants

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Senate Bill 1743: Providing for the Denial of Driver's Licenses for Truants
Sponsors:
Representative John Hart, Jr.
Summary:

House File 1743, if passed, would require a student's application for a driver's license to be signed by the parent and accompanied by certification from his or her school district that he or she has graduated or, among other options, "enrolled in a home education program that satisfies the requirements of all state laws governing such courses."

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

01/21/2011     (House)     Filed
01/24/2011     (House)     Referred to Joint Committee on Transportation (Senate concurred)
03/12/2012     Public Hearing: 1:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m. in A-1

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