House Bill 383: Creates the “Mississippi Foundation for Early Childhood Development”

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Last Updated: March 1, 2011
House Bill 383: Creates the “Mississippi Foundation for Early Childhood Development”
Sponsors:
Representative Reecy Dickson
Summary:

This bill would create the Mississippi Foundation for Early Childhood Development, whose purpose would be to “deliver quality early care and education experiences and parent education for families whose children are at risk of being unprepared for school.” HSLDA opposes programs whereby the state would establish criteria to determine such “at risk” children and then instruct parents how to raise their children according to state standards.

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

1/04/2011     (House)     Referred to Select Committee on Poverty
1/31/2011     (House)     Committee substitute passed out of committee
2/08/2011     (House)     Committee substitute adopted
2/08/2011     (House)     Passed
2/10/2011     (House)     Transmitted to Senate
2/11/2011     (Senate)     Referred to Education Committee and Public Health and Welfare Committee
3/01/2011     (Senate)     Died in committee

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