House Bill 3249: Shorten Time Needed for Homeschooler to Qualify for HOPE Scholarship

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House Bill 3249: Shorten Time Needed for Homeschooler to Qualify for HOPE Scholarship
Sponsors:
Representative Matthew Hill
Summary:

This is a companion bill to Senate Bill 3541, both of which would shorten the time a student would have to be homeschooled to receive a HOPE scholarship from two years to one. The section of the Tennessee Code affected by this bill should also be amended to conform it to the homeschool law as it was changed in 2011.

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

01/25/2012     (House)     Filed for introduction
01/26/2012     (House)     Passed first consideration
01/30/2012     (House)     Passed second consideration and referred to Education Committee
02/01/2012     (House)     Assigned to Education Subcommittee
02/29/2012     (House)     Placed on subcommittee calendar for 3/7/2012
03/07/2012     (House)     Taken off notice for calendar in subcommittee
05/01/2012     (House)     Bill died when legislature adjourned

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