Senate Bill 562: Conditions Driver's License on School Attendance

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Last Updated: June 7, 2012
Senate Bill 562: Conditions Driver's License on School Attendance
Sponsors:
Senator Larry Martin
Summary:

This bill would require school attendance for persons under age 17 in order for them to be issued a beginner’s permit or a regular driver’s license. It would also put homeschool associations in the business of keeping up with daily attendance in each of the homeschools that are members of the association. A student having three consecutive absences or five unlawful absences during a semester or ten unlawful absences during the year must be reported to the Department of Motor Vehicles.

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

02/15/2011     (Senate)     Introduced
02/15/2011     (Senate)     First reading
02/15/2011     (Senate)     Referred to Transportation Committee
06/07/2012     (Senate)     Bill died when legislature adjourned

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