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  • 2017: HB 980 - Children Exempt From Public School Attendance - Participation in Public High School Clubs and Activities

    This bill would require local school systems to allow a non-public school students to participate in specified clubs and activities beginning September 1, 2017. It would also create a list of eligibility standards those children would need to meet in order to participates in specified activities.

    Get the latest update on HB 980 from the General Assembly.

    Status: This bill died after it was heard by the House Ways and Means Committee on Feb. 14, 2017.

    What You Can Do: Write to the House Ways and Means Committee members to express your opinion of this bill.

    Important to Know: This bill would have allowed schools to charge families a participation fee.




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