House Bill 1297: Lowering the Compulsory School Attendance Age

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Last Updated: July 6, 2010
House Bill 1297: Lowering the Compulsory School Attendance Age
Sponsors:
Sara Lampe
Summary:

This bill would lower the age when a child must start attending school from 7 to 6 years of age and would require, beginning in the 2010 school year, all public schools to have a full-day kindergarten program.

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

No hearings scheduled.

This bill failed to pass, and is now dead.

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