House Bill 2256: Increase Penalty of Excessive Truancy

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House Bill 2256: Increase Penalty of Excessive Truancy
Sponsors:
Chan
Summary:

This bill would increase a parent's fine for his child's excessive truancy from $20 per day to $50 per day.

HSLDA's Position:
Oppose.
Action Requested:
None at this time
Status:
1/23/2017 House Introduced, referred to Judiciary
7/11/2017 House Heard. Eligible for Executive Session
9/12/2017 House Hearing: 09/12/2017 1:00 pm, Room(s): A-1 24 Beacon St Boston
9/12/2017 House Heard. Eligible for Executive Session

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