House Bill 179: Raises the Compulsory School Attendance Age to 18

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House Bill 179: Raises the Compulsory School Attendance Age to 18
Sponsors:
Rep. Jamilah Nasheed
Summary:

This bill raises the upper limit of compulsory school attendance age from 17 to 18 in all school districts unless the student has successfully completed 16 credits towards high school graduation.

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

1/12/2011 - Introduced and Read First Time
1/13/2011 - Read Second Time

This bill failed to pass before the session ended, and is now dead.

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