2012 Regular Session


File Code: Primary and Secondary Education Crossfiled with: SENATE BILL 362
Sponsored By:
Delegates Braveboy, Alston, Anderson, Branch, Burns, Cane, Carr, Carter, Cullison, Glenn, Gutierrez, Harrison, Haynes, Holmes, Ivey, Jones, Mitchell, Nathan-Pulliam, Oaks, Pena-Melnyk, Proctor, B. Robinson, Stukes, Summers, Tarrant, V. Turner, Valentino-Smith, Vaughn, Washington, and Wilson
Education - Age for Compulsory Public School Attendance - Exemptions


Altering from 16 to 17 the maximum age at which children are required to attend a public school regularly during the entire school year, subject to specified exceptions; requiring specified children to return to attendance at school under specified circumstances; requiring the State Department of Education to complete specified tasks on or before specified dates; etc.

History by Legislative and Calendar Date

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House Action
First Reading Ways and Means
Hearing 2/16 at 1:00 p.m.

Favorable with Amendments Report by Ways and Means
Favorable with Amendments {335261/1 Report Adopted
Floor Committee Amendment {995869/1
Floor Committee Amendment (#1) Adopted
Floor Committee Amendment (#2)
Special Order until 4/4 (Delegate Olszewski) Adopted
Floor Committee Amendment {995869/1
Floor Committee Amendment (#2) Adopted
Second Reading Passed with Amendments
Motion vote previous question (Delegate Minnick) Adopted
Third Reading Passed (88-49)
Senate Action
First Reading Senate Rules
Re-referred Education Health and Environmental Affairs
Favorable with Amendments Report by Education Health and Environmental Affairs

Sponsored by:

Delegate Aisha N. Braveboy, District 25
Delegate Tiffany T. Alston, District 24
Delegate Curt Anderson, District 43
Delegate Talmadge Branch, District 45
Delegate Emmett C. Burns, Jr., District 10
Delegate Rudolph C. Cane, District 37A
Delegate Alfred C. Carr, Jr., District 18
Delegate Jill P. Carter, District 41
Delegate Bonnie Cullison, District 19
Delegate Cheryl D. Glenn, District 45
Delegate Ana Sol Gutierrez, District 18
Delegate Hattie N. Harrison, District 45
Delegate Keith E. Haynes, District 44
Delegate Marvin E. Holmes, Jr., District 23B
Delegate Jolene Ivey, District 47
Delegate Adrienne A. Jones, District 10
Delegate Keiffer J. Mitchell, Jr., District 44
Delegate Shirley Nathan-Pulliam, District 10
Delegate Nathaniel T. Oaks, District 41
Delegate Joseline A. Pena-Melnyk, District 21
Delegate James E. Proctor, Jr., District 27A
Delegate Barbara Robinson, District 40
Delegate Melvin L. Stukes, District 44
Delegate Michael G. Summers, District 47
Delegate Shawn Z. Tarrant, District 40
Delegate Veronica Turner, District 26
Delegate Geraldine Valentino-Smith, District 23A
Delegate Michael L. Vaughn, District 24
Delegate Mary L. Washington, District 43
Delegate C. T. Wilson, District 28

Bill indexed under the following Subjects:

Crimes and Punishments -see also- Penalties and Sentnc; etc.
Education, Boards of
Education -see also- Driver Ed; Higher Ed; Special Ed; etc
Education, State Department of
Legislation -see also- Correct Leg; Cur Leg; Emerg Bills
Penalties and Sentences -see also- Death Penalty
Public Schools

Bill affects the following Statutes:

( 7-301 , 7-301 )


All documents except Roll Call Votes are displayed in PDF format:
Bill Text: First Reading, Third Reading, Enrolled
Fiscal and Policy Note: Available
Number: 335261/01     Offered on: April 3, 2012   at: 10:28 a.m.     Status: Adopted
Number: 995869/01     Offered on: April 4, 2012   at: 12:10 p.m.     Status: Incomplete
Committee Votes :
Ways and Means
Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs
Roll Call Vote (Legislative date is shown):
March 31, 2012: Third Reading Passed (88-49)