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General Assembly

 

Proposed Bill No. 178

 

January Session, 2009

 

LCO No. 469

   

Referred to Committee on Education

 

Introduced by:

 

SEN. BOUCHER, 26th Dist.

 

AN ACT CONCERNING THE ADDITION OF A COURSE ON MONEY AND DEBT MANAGEMENT TO THE HIGH SCHOOL GRADUATION REQUIREMENTS.

Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives in General Assembly convened:

That section 10-221a of the general statutes be amended to include in the high school graduation requirements a one-half credit requirement in money and debt management and economics.

Statement of Purpose:

To require all graduating high school seniors to take a one-half credit course in money and debt management and household finances.