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SB 1324: School Attendance


School Attendance; Providing that compulsory school attendance laws apply to all children between the ages of 6 and 18 years; providing that a student who attains the dropout age does not need a parent’s signature to file a declaration of intent to terminate school; providing that a candidate for a high school equivalency diploma must be at least 18 years of age on the date of the examination; repealing a provision relating to a requirement that district school boards make available a GED program to students in juvenile justice facilities who attain the age of 16 years or notify such students that they are no longer required to attend school, etc.

Effective Date: 7/1/2013
Last Action: 5/3/2013 Senate - Died in Education
Bill Text: Web Page | PDF
Senate Committee References:
  1. Education (ED)
  2. Appropriations Subcommittee on Education (AED)
  3. Appropriations (AP)

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  • Bill History

    Date Chamber Action
    2/28/2013 Senate • Filed
    3/4/2013 Senate • Referred to Education; Appropriations Subcommittee on Education; Appropriations -SJ 99
    3/5/2013 Senate • Introduced -SJ 99
    5/3/2013 Senate • Died in Education

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  • SB 1324, Original Filed Version (Current Bill Version) Posted 2/28/2013 at 10:42 AM

    Bill Text:   Web Page | PDF
    Analyses:   None

    Citations - Statutes (4)

    Citation Catchline Location in Bill Location In Bill Help
    1002.20 K-12 student and parent rights. Page 1 (pdf)
    1003.21 School attendance. Page 2 (pdf)
    1003.435 High school equivalency diploma program. Page 4 (pdf)
    1003.51 Other public educational services. Page 4 (pdf)

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