House Bill 6585: No Longer Permits 17-Year-Old to Be Withdrawn from School

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House Bill 6585: No Longer Permits 17-Year-Old to Be Withdrawn from School
Sponsors:
Education Committee
Summary:

This bill would delete the provision of the compulsory attendance law permitting a child who is 17 to be withdrawn from school.

HSLDA's Position:

HSLDA opposes any increase in state control over education. This bill should be opposed.

Action Requested:
None at this time
Status:

3/10/2011     (House)     Referred to Joint Education Committee
3/11/2011     (House)     Public hearing on 3/17/2011
3/23/2011     (House)     Amended bill favorably referred to Joint Appropriations Committee 28–2
3/24/2011     (House)     Filed with Legislative Commissioner's Office
3/28/2011     (House)     Reported out of Legislative Commissioner's Office
3/28/2011     (House)     Referred to Joint Appropriations Committee
3/29/2011     (Senate)     Referred to Joint Appropriations Committee
4/26/2011     (House)     Favorably reported out of Joint Appropriations Committee 31–20
4/26/2011     (House)     Filed with Legislative Commissioner's Office
4/29/2011     (House)     Referred to Office of Legislative Research and Office of Fiscal Analysis
5/05/2011     (House)     Tabled for the calendar
6/06/2011     (House)     House adopted Amendment Schedule A 6737
6/06/2011     (House)     Bill passed as amended 95-49
6/06/2011     (Senate)     Tabled for the calendar

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