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General Assembly

 

Proposed Bill No. 35

 

January Session, 2015

 

LCO No. 164

 

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Referred to Committee on EDUCATION

 

Introduced by:

 

SEN. FRANTZ, 36th Dist.

 

AN ACT CONCERNING THE ADDITION OF A COURSE ON MORTGAGE LENDING AND PERSONAL DEBT TO THE HIGH SCHOOL GRADUATION REQUIREMENTS.

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

That sections 10-16b and 10-221a of the general statutes be amended to include a course on the basics of home mortgage lending and personal debt as part of the public school curriculum and high school graduation requirements.

Statement of Purpose:

To educate students of the state about the use of credit, excessive debt and the home mortgage lending process.