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General Assembly

 

Proposed Bill No. 367

 

January Session, 2005

 

LCO No. 1235

   

Referred to Committee on Education

 

Introduced by:

 

SEN. MEYER, 12th Dist.

 

AN ACT CONCERNING UNIVERSAL SCHOOL READINESS.

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

That the general statutes be amended to provide for a universal, state-funded, quality early childhood education program with focus on prekindergarten and full-day kindergarten. Such program shall be phased in over a period of five years and to take into account existing private early childhood education programs.

Statement of Purpose:

To improve the school readiness of children.