Senate Bill 559: Expanding Circuit Court Jurisdiction Over Habitually Absent Students

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Last Updated: March 22, 2013
Senate Bill 559: Expanding Circuit Court Jurisdiction Over Habitually Absent Students
Sponsors:
Senator Palumbo, Senator Cookman, Senator Stollings, Senator Fitzsimmons and Senator Miller
Summary:

Senate Bill 559 extends the jurisdiction of a court over a juvenile who has been found to be "habitually absent from school without good cause" until that juvenile turns 21 or completes high school.

HSLDA's Position:
Oppose.
Action Requested:
None at this time
Status:
3/18/2013 (Senate) Introduced and Referred to Judiciary Committee

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