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HB 1171 - Home School Deregulation - Key Vote

North Dakota Key Votes

Rick Berg voted Yea (Concurrence Vote) on this Legislation.

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Legislation - Concurrence Vote Passed (House) (51-38) - (Key vote)

Title: Home School Deregulation

Vote Smart's Synopsis:

Vote to concur with Senate amendments pass a bill that authorizes parents who received a high school diploma to home school their children without oversight from a licensed teacher, whereas existing law requires parents to have received at least a bachelors degree.

Highlights:
-Increases the minimum number of credits of high school coursework necessary for a home schooled student to receive a high school diploma from 21 credits to 22 credits beginning with the 2009-2010 school year and 24 credits beginning with the 2011-2012 school year (Sec. 5). -Authorizes parents without a high school diploma to home school their children, provided they adhere to the requirements previously established by existing law for parents who received a high school diploma, including the oversight of a licensed teacher (Sec. 3). -Repeals the provisions of this Act on July 31, 2011 (Sec. 6).
Legislation - Bill Passed With Amendment (Senate) (27-20) - (Key vote)

Title: Home School Deregulation

Vote Smart's Synopsis:

Vote to pass a bill that authorizes parents who received a high school diploma to home school their children without oversight from a licensed teacher, whereas existing law requires parents to have received at least a bachelors degree.

Highlights:
-Increases the minimum number of credits of high school coursework necessary for a home schooled student to receive a high school diploma from 21 credits to 22 credits beginning with the 2009-2010 school year and 24 credits beginning with the 2011-2012 school year (Sec. 5). -Authorizes parents without a high school diploma to home school their children, provided they adhere to the requirements previously established by existing law for parents who received a high school diploma, including the oversight of a licensed teacher (Sec. 3). -Repeals the provisions of this Act on July 31, 2011 (Sec. 6).
Legislation - Bill Passed (House) (27-20) -
Legislation - Introduced (House) -

Title: Home School Deregulation

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