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2012 House Bill 5749: Screen welfare applicants for truancy scofflaws
  1. Introduced by Rep. John Olumba (D) on June 14, 2012, to require a person who applies for welfare and who has a school age child to sign an affidavit affirming the child is not a truant, and authorizing the welfare agency to confirm this by checking school attendance records.
    • Referred to the House Families, Children, and Seniors Committee on June 14, 2012.