House Bill 2985: Raises Compulsory School Attendance Age to 18

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Last Updated: March 9, 2011
House Bill 2985: Raises Compulsory School Attendance Age to 18
Sponsors:
Rep. Jehan A. Gordon
Summary:

This bill would raise the upper limit of compulsory school attendance age in Illinois from 17 to 18.

HSLDA's Position:
Action Requested:
Status:

02/23/2011 (House) Filed with the Clerk by Rep. Jehan A. Gordon
02/23/2011 (House) First Reading
02/23/2011 (House) Referred to Rules Committee
02/28/2011 (House) Assigned to Elementary & Secondary Education Committee
03/17/2011 (House) Re-referred to Rules Committee

This bill failed to pass before the session expired; it is now dead.

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