2011 Regular Session


File Code: Education - Local Bills Crossfiled with: HOUSE BILL 1258
Sponsored By:
Senators Pugh, Conway, Ferguson, Jones-Rodwell, and McFadden
Baltimore City - Age for Compulsory Public School Attendance - Exemption


Increasing the age for compulsory public school attendance in Baltimore City to be until 18 years old; requiring specified parents or guardians of specified children to provide written consent before the children may withdraw from public school attendance; requiring a county superintendent, a school principal, or another specified school official to provide a specified written notification under specified circumstances; etc.

History by Legislative and Calendar Date

Legislative date is used to record history occurring in the Chambers otherwise Calendar date is used.
Senate Action
First Reading Education Health and Environmental Affairs
Hearing 2/9 at 1:00 p.m.
House Action
No Action

Sponsored by:

Senator Catherine E. Pugh, District 40
Senator Joan Carter Conway, District 43
Senator Bill Ferguson, District 46
Senator Verna L. Jones-Rodwell, District 44
Senator Nathaniel J. McFadden, District 45

Bill indexed under the following Subjects:

Baltimore City
Crimes and Punishments -see also- Penalties and Sentnc; etc.
Education -see also- Driver Ed; Higher Ed; Special Ed; etc
Fines -see also- Penalties and Sentences
Penalties and Sentences -see also- Death Penalty
Public Employees -see also- State Employees
Public Schools

Bill affects the following Statutes:

( 7-301 , 7-301.1 )


All documents except Roll Call Votes are displayed in PDF format:
Bill Text: First Reading, Third Reading, Enrolled
Fiscal and Policy Note: Available
Amendments: None offered