House Bill 992: Raises Compulsory School Attendance Age from 16 to 18

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Last Updated: March 29, 2012
House Bill 992: Raises Compulsory School Attendance Age from 16 to 18
Sponsors:
Representatives Yasmin Neal, Rashad Taylor, Sharon Beasley-Teague, Margaret Kaiser, Dee Dawkins-Haigler and Stacey Evans
Summary:

This bill would raise the compulsory school attendance age from 16 to 18.

HSLDA's Position:

HSLDA opposes any expansion of state control over education. This bill should be opposed.

Action Requested:
None at this time
Status:

02/15/2012     (House)     Hopper
02/16/2012     (House)     First reading
02/17/2012     (House)     Second reading
03/29/2012     (House)     Bill died when legislature adjourned

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