Introduced Version




Citations Affected: IC 20-30-2-9.

Synopsis: School starting and ending dates. Prohibits public schools and accredited nonpublic schools from beginning student instructional days for the school year before August 17 of a year and from extending the school year beyond June 7 of the following year, beginning with the 2009-2010 school year.

Effective: July 1, 2008.

Ruppel, Bischoff

    January 8, 2008, read first time and referred to Committee on Education.


Second Regular Session 115th General Assembly (2008)

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    A BILL FOR AN ACT to amend the Indiana Code concerning education.

Be it enacted by the General Assembly of the State of Indiana:

SOURCE: IC 20-30-2-9; (07)IN1092.1.1. -->     SECTION 1. IC 20-30-2-9 IS ADDED TO THE INDIANA CODE AS A NEW SECTION TO READ AS FOLLOWS [EFFECTIVE JULY 1, 2008]: Sec. 9. Beginning with the 2009-2010 school year, student instructional days for a school year may not:
        (1) begin before August 17; or
        (2) extend beyond June 7.
This section does not apply to a year-round school that conducts student instructional days (other than during summer school) during a school term in twelve (12) consecutive months.