Raised S.B. No. 877
Session Year 2013
 


AN ACT CONCERNING THE ENTRANCE AGE FOR WHEN A CHILD MAY ENTER KINDERGARTEN.

To phase in the cut-off date for when a child must turn five years of age in order to enroll in kindergarten for such school year, to limit the circumstances in which a parent may withhold enrolling their child in kindergarten until the child is seven years old and to require the Commissioner of Education to develop a plan for children who cannot enter kindergarten due to changes in the entrance age requirement to attend school readiness programs.

Introduced by:
Education Committee

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Bill History

 Date Action Taken
 2/11/2013Public Hearing 02/15
 2/8/2013Referred to Joint Committee on Education

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