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General Assembly

Amendment

 

January Session, 2017

LCO No. 6430

   
 

*SB0102606430SDO*

Offered by:

 

SEN. SLOSSBERG, 14th Dist.

SEN. BOUCHER, 26th Dist.

REP. FLEISCHMANN, 18th Dist.

REP. LAVIELLE, 143rd Dist.

 

To: Subst. Senate Bill No. 1026

File No. 540

Cal. No. 284

"AN ACT CONCERNING REVISIONS TO THE HIGH SCHOOL GRADUATION REQUIREMENTS. "

Strike lines 47 to 56, inclusive, in their entirety and insert the following in lieu thereof:

"(c) Commencing with classes graduating in 2023, and for each graduating class thereafter, no local or regional board of education shall permit any student to graduate from high school or grant a diploma to any student who has not satisfactorily completed a minimum of twenty-five credits, including not fewer than: (1) Nine credits in the humanities, including civics and the arts; (2) nine credits in science, technology, engineering and mathematics; (3) one credit in physical education and wellness; (4) one credit in health and safety education, as described in section 10-16b; (5) one credit in world languages, subject to the provisions of subsection (g) of this section; and (6) a one credit mastery-based diploma assessment."