SB 0452 Establishes Pilot Program of Urban Early Compulsory School Attendance
LR Number:S2029.01I Fiscal Note:2029-01
Last Action:03/03/99 - Hearing Conducted S Education Committee Journal page:
Effective Date:August 28, 1999
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SB 452 - This act establishes a pilot program of urban early compulsory school attendance in the Kansas City Missouri School District. In that district, the compulsory attendance age would be lowered to age 5 years. The program establishes the same parental responsibilities, process for exceptions and penalties as are currently provided statewide for compulsory attendance of children ages 7 to 16 years. The school board shall report to the Commissioner of Education, no later than December 1, 2001, on the effectiveness of the pilot program.