Senate Bill 132: Raising Compulsory Attendance Age from 16 to 17

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Senate Bill 132: Raising Compulsory Attendance Age from 16 to 17
Sponsors:
Senators Vincent Fort, Lester Jackson, Horacena Tate, Freddie Sims
Summary:

This bill would raise the compulsory attendance age from 16 to 17. HSLDA opposes any such expansion of state control over education.

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

2/11/2009 (Senate) Read and referred
2/11/2010 (Senate) Committee on Education and Youth favorably reported
2/16/2010 (Senate) Read second time
4/29/2010 (Senate) Bill died when Legislature adjourned

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