Compulsory attendance age increased.
be amended to read as follows:
Every person having control of a child
who is six years old by the first day of
September and who has not exceeded the age of
, shall cause the child to regularly
and annually attend some public or nonpublic school for the entire term during which the public
school in the district in which the person resides, or the school to which the child is assigned to
attend, is in session, until the child reaches the age of
the child has
graduated or is
excused as provided in this chapter.
The provisions of this Act are effective July 1, 2009. The provisions of this Act
apply to any student enrolled for the 2009-2010 school year.