Senate Bill 2535: Deletes Provision Allowing Parent to Disenroll Child from Kindergarten

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Last Updated: January 14, 2011
Senate Bill 2535: Deletes Provision Allowing Parent to Disenroll Child from Kindergarten
Sponsors:
Senator Videt Carmichael
Summary:

This bill would delete the current provision of state law permitting the parent of a 5-year-old to withdraw the child from public school kindergarten. HSLDA believes that parents of 5-year-old children should be able to continue to determine when they are ready for formal education.

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

1/14/2011     (Senate)     Referred to Education Committee
2/01/2011     (Senate)     Died in committee

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