HB 429 (2011, failed) lower the high school dropout age

posted Nov 16, 2011, 10:25 AM by Bill Duncan   [ updated Dec 16, 2011, 6:35 AM ]
Docket . Passed House, ITL in Senate

SPONSORS: Rep. Parison, Hills 3; Rep. Mirski, Graf 10; Rep. Sova, Graf 10; Rep. Ingbretson, Graf 5; Rep. Bates, Rock 4; Sen. White, Dist 9

Official Analysis: This bill permits a child 16 years of age or older to withdraw from school with the written permission of a parent.

NHFFE post.: allows a parent to withdraw their 16-18 year old from a school if his feel it’s not in his child’s best interests to continue attending.