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BILL AS INTRODUCED 2007-2008

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H.17

Introduced by   Representative Donahue of Northfield

Referred to Committee on

Date:

Subject:  Education; textbooks; home study students

Statement of purpose:  This bill proposes to require a school district to provide textbooks to home study students.

AN ACT RELATING TO REQUIRING A SCHOOL DISTRICT TO LEND TEXTBOOKS TO HOME STUDY STUDENTS

It is hereby enacted by the General Assembly of the State of Vermont:

Sec. 1.  16 V.S.A. § 563(14) is added to read:

(14)  Shall provide, at the expense of the district, subject to the approval of the superintendent, all text books, learning materials, equipment, and supplies.  A school board shall lend a copy of any textbook available to an enrolled student to a resident student enrolled in the same grade level in a home study program unless all copies are needed for students enrolled in the program run by the school district.



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The Vermont General Assembly
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Montpelier, Vermont


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