Amends GS 115C-378, GS 115C-238.66, and GS 116-235 to increase the compulsory school attendance age from 16 to 17 years old (unless the child graduates from high school). Makes conforming changes to GS 7B-1501 and GS 143B-805 concerning undisciplined juveniles. Effective July 1, 2013.
Bill Summaries: H287 INCREASE DROPOUT AGE FROM 16 TO 17.
Bill H 287 (2013-2014)Summary date: Mar 12 2013 - View Summary