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Morning Read: Governor signed bill retaining parents’ right to enroll child in school near work

LA School Report | July 27, 2016

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Parents retain right to enroll in schools near where they work

Gov. Jerry Brown signed legislation on Monday that removes a July 2017 sunset on authorization for students to enroll in a school near where a parent or legal guardian works. Assembly Bill 2537 from Assemblyman Patrick O’Donnell, D-Long Beach, represents the most recent relaxation of policy that governs family rights to enroll their children in a school district where they do not live. By Tom Chorneau, Cabinet Report

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