House Bill 4621: Raises Compulsory School Attendance Age to 18

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Last Updated: March 9, 2012
House Bill 4621: Raises Compulsory School Attendance Age to 18
Sponsors:
Rep. Linda Chapa LaVia
Summary:

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

HSLDA's Position:
Action Requested:
Status:

02/01/2012     (House)     Introduced, referred to Rules Committee
02/27/2012     (House)     Referred to Elementary and Secondary Education Committee
03/09/2012     (House)     Failed to exit Elementary and Secondary Education Committee, sent back to Rules Committee

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

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Bill History

E-lert March 5, 2012: Calls Needed Immediately to Stop Compulsory School Age Expansion