HB 131 -  Compulsory School Attendance

by Chambliss and Valdés (CO-SPONSORS) Tant
Revises required age for compulsory school attendance from 16 to 18 years of age; removes requirement that student's parent sign declaration of intent to terminate school enrollment; removes requirement that school district notify student's parent upon receipt of such declaration; & provides that adult education high school equivalency programs meet specified attendance requirements.
Effective Date: July 1, 2026
Last Event: 1st Reading on Tuesday, January 9, 2024 11:31 PM

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Event Time Member Committee Ver.
Event: H 1st Reading Time: 01/09/2024 - 11:31 PM Member: Committee: Version: __
Event: H Now in Education Quality Subcommittee Time: 10/17/2023 - 4:45 PM Member: Committee: Education Quality Subcommittee Version: __
Event: H Referred to Education & Employment Committee Time: 10/17/2023 - 4:45 PM Member: Committee: Education & Employment Committee Version: __
Event: H Referred to PreK-12 Appropriations Subcommittee Time: 10/17/2023 - 4:45 PM Member: Committee: PreK-12 Appropriations Subcommittee Version: __
Event: H Referred to Education Quality Subcommittee Time: 10/17/2023 - 4:45 PM Member: Committee: Education Quality Subcommittee Version: __
Event: H Filed Time: 10/10/2023 - 8:43 AM Member: Chambliss Committee: Version: __