Bill Summaries

Who filed report: Oak Norton

Bill Number: SB 45

Bill Title: COMPULSORY EDUCATION REVISIONS

Bill Grade: A

Bill Sponsors: Al Jackson

Bill Summary:

Removes criminal penalties on parents whose children are truant.

Does the bill increase/decrease local control?: Neither

How?:

Does it increase/decrease parental rights?: Increases Parental Rights

How?: Removes criminal penalties on parents whose children are truant.

Does it help/hurt children?: Helps Children

How?: Reduces stress of parents being charged

Any conflicts of interest?:

Other comments:

Protecting Our Children