House Bill 1283: Lowers Compulsory School Attendance Age from 6 to 5

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House Bill 1283: Lowers Compulsory School Attendance Age from 6 to 5
Sponsors:
Representative Linda Whittington
Summary:

This bill would lower the compulsory school attendance age from 6 to 5.

HSLDA's Position:

HSLDA opposes any expansion of state control over education. This bill should be opposed.

Action Requested:
None at this time
Status:

02/20/2012     (House)     Referred to Education; Appropriations
03/06/2012     (House)     Died in committee

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