House Bill 733: Discontinues Public Assistance to Families not in Compliance with Compulsory Attendance Laws

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House Bill 733: Discontinues Public Assistance to Families not in Compliance with Compulsory Attendance Laws
Sponsors:
Representative Bennett Malone
Summary:

This bill would discontinue certain public assistance and benefits to families with compulsory-school-age children who are not in compliance with the compulsory attendance law.

HSLDA's Position:

HSLDA does not believe that children should be denied needed assistance for food and other essentials because of their parents’ noncompliance with the compulsory attendance law. This bill should be opposed.

Action Requested:
None at this time
Status:

02/20/2012     (House)     Referred to Education
03/06/2012     (House)     Died in committee

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