H.B. No. 0058

Failure to attend school.


Sponsored By:        Representative(s) Byrd


AN ACT relating to mandatory attendance of school; modifying the reporting duties of attendance officers; eliminating the penalty for failure to comply with mandatory attendance requirements; eliminating truancy enforcement in complaints alleging a child in need of supervision; and providing for an effective date.


1/24/2014 Bill Number Assigned

2/10/2014 H Received for Introduction

2/11/2014 H Failed Introduction



Ayes:  Representative(s) Baker, Barlow, Blake, Byrd, Goggles, Greear, Kroeker, Lockhart, Nicholas, B. and Throne

Nays:  Representative(s) Berger, Blevins, Blikre, Brown, Burkhart, Campbell, Cannady, Coleman, Connolly, Davison, Eklund, Esquibel, K., Filer, Freeman, Gay, Gingery, Greene, Halverson, Harshman, Harvey, Hunt, Hutchings, Jaggi, Kasperik, Kirkbride, Krone, Larsen, Loucks, Lubnau, Madden, Mader, McKim, Miller, Moniz, Northrup, Patton, Paxton, Petroff, Piiparinen, Reeder, Semlek, Sommers, Stubson, Teeters, Walters, Watt, Wilson, Winters, Zwonitzer, Dn. and Zwonitzer, Dv.

Ayes 10    Nays 50    Excused 0    Absent 0    Conflicts 0