House Bill 217: Raises Compulsory School Attendance Age to 18 or Graduation

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Last Updated: March 6, 2012
House Bill 217: Raises Compulsory School Attendance Age to 18 or Graduation
Sponsors:
Representative Omeria Scott
Summary:

Among other things, this bill would raise the compulsory attendance age to 18 or graduation from high school.

HSLDA's Position:

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

Action Requested:
None at this time
Status:

02/10/2012     (House)     Referred to Education; Appropriations
03/06/2012     (House)     Died in committee

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