Under existing law, students enrolled in public K-12 schools are granted a limited number of excused absences each school year for sickness and other extraordinary circumstances
This bill would specify that for students enrolled in grades 6 to 12, inclusive, absence from school for the purpose of sounding Taps at a military honors funeral held in the state is an excused absence
To amend Section 16-28-13, Code of Alabama 1975, relating to public K-12 school attendance; to specify that absence from school for the purpose of sounding Taps at a military honors funeral held in the state is an excused absence for students in grades 6 to 12, inclusive.
|May 17, 2017||H||Indefinitely Postponed|
|February 23, 2017||H||Education Policy first Amendment Offered|
|February 23, 2017||H||Read for the second time and placed on the calendar 1 amendment|
|February 14, 2017||H||Read for the first time and referred to the House of Representatives committee on Education Policy|
|Hearing||February 22, 2017||Room 418 at 13:30||House EP Hearing|