(Doc Name h:\legwork\house\amend\H-WM\001\SCHOOL AGE 18.DOCX):
EXPLANATION: require students to attend school until they are 18 years old.
Amend the bill, as and if amended, Part IB, Section 1,
DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION, page 340, after line 29, by adding an
appropriately numbered paragraph to read:
/ (SDE: Compulsory School Age) Notwithstanding the provisions of Section 59-65-10 of the 1976 Code, children shall be required to regularly attend a public or private school until the child attains their eighteenth birthday or graduates from high school./
Renumber sections to conform.
Amend totals and titles to conform.